Pelabuhan Ratu or Palabuhan Ratu (Sundanese for: Harbor of Queen) is the administrative capital of Sukabumi Regency. Located at the southwest coast of West Java facing Indian Ocean. It is four hours drive from Bandung and up to 12 hours drive from Indonesia's capital Jakarta due to traffic jam in Ciawi, Cicurug, Cibadak and Pelabuhan Ratu gate, whose residents love to visit the bay Teluk Palabuhanratu, once named Wijnkoopsbaai by the Dutch. The bay is shaped like a large horseshoe and has enormous waves that can be very treacherous. The Sundanese locals tell that the Indian Ocean is the home of Nyai Loro Kidul who reigns along the southern-coast of all Java. Wikipedia
A place in Indonesia, Pelabuhan Ratu is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. When planning a trip to Pelabuhan Ratu, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Jakarta. Attractions in Jakarta include Monas, Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, Ancol Dream Park. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Pelabuhan Ratu.
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