INDONESIA– Bandung, a city renowned for its countless attractions, has a gem in its treasure trove of tourist destinations – the enchanting Orchid Forest Cikole, Lembang.
Among the many delights this place offers, the Golden Pine Cafe stands out as a favorite among visitors.
Located just an hour’s ride from Bandung City, the cafe transports you to a quaint European setting, captivating visitors with its picturesque flower decorations adorning every corner.
Since its opening in late 2022, Golden Pine has been a magnetic draw for tourists seeking not only the cool, serene ambiance but also a taste of Europe in the heart of Indonesia.
Inside, visitors are welcomed by an array of orchids on display, adding to the cafe’s allure. Whether it’s relishing delectable treats or savoring a cup of tea, guests find themselves immersed in the charming atmosphere, often pausing to capture unforgettable moments through their lenses.
The menu, boasting a delightful Western touch, centers around an exquisite tea selection.
Adorned with shabby chic teapots and cups, the presentation of tea at Golden Pine is as captivating as its surroundings.
To complement the tea, the cafe offers a variety of scrumptious pastries and snacks, enhancing the overall experience.
Access to this picturesque retreat is available with an affordable entrance ticket to the Orchid Forest Cikole Lembang, priced at 40,000 IDR (approximately 2.66 USD) per person.
Operating from 08:00 am to 07:00 pm local time, the cafe is a perfect spot to start or end your day in Bandung.
The prices at Golden Pine are as inviting as its ambiance. Mineral water is available from 9,000 IDR (0.6 USD), while a cup of tea starts at 20,000 IDR (1.33 USD).
For those craving a delightful pastry, prices start from 23,000 IDR (1.53 USD).
Mesmerizing views inside
The enchanting allure of Golden Pine has taken the internet by storm, leaving netizens awe-inspired.
TikTok user @nomaddelia astounded viewers with a mesmerizing video of this hidden gem on 30th May, which has now amassed an astonishing 7.5 million views and an impressive 10.3 thousand comments.
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The comment section is brimming with people expressing their heartfelt wishes to visit this captivating destination.
Numerous fortunate netizens, who have already experienced the splendor of Golden Pine, eagerly shared their remarkable adventures in the comments, adding to the allure of this picturesque spot.
One user, d***, shared, “Apart from being viral, the food is delicious and not expensive. It’s great.”
Another review came from user o****, stating, “That’s right, Golden Pine vibes are really addictive. At first, I was worried because of the price, but overall it paid off. Anyway, this is a must-visit place if you come to Bandung.”
For those seeking more information about Golden Pine Cafe, look no further than Orchid Forest’s Instagram page: @orchidforestcikole.