Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (the Beautiful Indonesia Miniature Park) lies like a hidden gem in the eastern sector of the city. The park is about 250 acres in size, and lives up to its name. Boasting an impressive assortment of Indonesian flora and fauna, the park offers a serene retreat from the city. Visitors can choose to walk through the sweet scented jasmine garden or explore the exotic orchid garden, which contains over a hundred varieties of orchids.
The amusement park places a lot of significance on culture, and the many exhibits found here explore life in Indonesia. Tourists will find replicas of houses complete with furniture, as well as clothing, crafts and art from the various ethnic groups of Indonesia. For those wanting to learn more about the country, the park is an apt place to start from.
In addition to the exhibits, the park also has several museums. These museums follow an eclectic mix of themes. The Museum of Insects and the Fauna Museum are sure to please animal lovers, while technophiles will love the displays at the Centre of Science and Technology Visualization and the Transportation Museum. Art lovers will find the Heirloom Museum both fun and educational.
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