Stone Love at Situ Patenggang

Situ Patengan Bandung Located at an altitude of about 1600 m above sea level in Ciwidey, Bandung, Situ Patenggang or Situ Patengan enchanting panorama. Green carpet like tea gardens of nature, coupled with the cold air, clean and warm sun, giving the impression of peace and tranquility itself for visitors. From the side the road to quiet location, appears to be a lake behind the tea plantations of trees soaring.

Lake Patenggang or better known as Situ Patenggang by local communities, occupying an area about 150 ha. Formerly this area is a nature reserve area or national parks, but in 1981 has been officially transformed into a tourist park. To enjoy the tourist boats have facilities that can be rented for around a small island at the end of the lake is named Sasuka Island. This island seems shady with many tall trees that grow in it. While there are locations across the lake is quite interesting that given the name Stone Love is said to believe will provide the continuity of love for the couple who came to visit the location.

Lake Patenggang History or myth about the lake surface caused by a prince’s nephew, King Siliwangi, Ki Santang and a beautiful daughter, distant mountains, goddess Rengganis who fell in love. But they do not travel as smooth as love and beautiful as that envisioned by both as separated by circumstances. So that their tears formed a lake. Later the lake was named Situ Patenggang taken from Sundanese language. In the end they can be together again on a stone there is a stone called love.

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