“See Indonesia in One Afternoon”
Taman Nusa is a cultural park that aims to offer a comprehensive information on the cultures of Indonesia’s various ethnic groups in an attractive and interactive way, while enjoying the natural beauty of Bali. Its mission is to provide a conservation, didactic and recreative means for both domestic and foreign visitors to accurately understand the depiction of Indonesia.
Situated on 15 hectares of land, visitors are invited to explore and experience Indonesia’s journey throughout the ages beginning with:
- Prehistoric Era
- Bronze Age
- Kingdom Age
With one of its masterpieces in the form of Borobudur Temple.
- Cultural Village
With more than 60 traditional houses, some of which are hundreds of years old. Visitors are given the opportunity to experience the modest village life of the diverse and distinct ethnicity from all over Indonesia and see various crafts and performing arts.
- Early Indonesia
With the statue of Prime Minister Gadjah Mada, the Trowulan Temple and the Gate of Sumpah Pemuda.
- Indonesian Independence
With the statues of President Soekarno and Vice President Hatta, who read the Proclamation of Indonesian Independence.
- Present Day Indonesia
Present day Indonesia is shown through miniature train diorama in HO scale (1:87) in a 200m2 area, set against the backdrop of Indonesia’s cities and rural area. The exhibit will be comprised of over 50 locomotives along with 300 passenger and goods carriages that are controlled by computer.
- Future of Indonesia
This area has a library and two museums that showcase the various cultural heritage and legacy of the nation such as wayang, batik, weaving and embroidery.
At the end of the journey, visitors are treated with scenic cliff view, overlooking verdant rice terraces and lush jungle, with the waters of Melangit River rush below. Taman Nusa has supporting facilities such as:
- Bima Theatre
- Exhibition Space
- Souvenir Shops
- Dapur Nusa Restaurant
- Royal Sidan Restaurant
- Seven Cafeterias
- Two Performance Stages
With scheduled dance performances throughout the day