(wisatabdg.com) Cihampelas Street is known as a shopping tourism destination of Bandung. Fashion shops (jeans, shirts, etc.), the center for souvenirs, hotels, culinary, and mall, up to the travel pool lined the road passing the bend Setiabudhi Street down to the intersection of overpasses Pasupati in the south. This is the legendary street in Bandung which always crowded visitors, especially during weekends and the holiday season.
In the era of the leadership of Mayor Ridwan Kamil, Cihampelas Street experiencing improvements with the presence of Cihampelas Skywalk. The presence of the pedestrian bridge into the new magnet for tourists. Cihampelas Terrace or Cihampelas Skywalk been opened on Saturday, February 4th, 2017.
And the latest information about tourist spots in Bandung’s presence was immediately spread virally in social media. Ridwan Kamil himself directly promote the presence of Cihampelas Terrace with sharing photo on his social media account.
Here is some information about the Cihampelas Terrace or Cihampelas Skywalk:
1. Pedestrian Line and Shelter of Street Vendor
Skywalk design is primarily a pedestrian path for pedestrians. Cihampelas terrace is also a place for street vendors (PKL) who used to sell at Cihampelas street. Traders who used to sell at the side of the road will be moved to the top of the bridge that crossed This Cihampelas street. In the first phase of redeployment, provided around 182 stalls for vendors. In management, the street vendors are solely responsible for maintaining the Cihampelas Terrace.
While other benefits, the stores that lined Cihampelas street , will be raised up to three-storey building, making it easier for pedestrians
from the skywalk to get into the store and shopping.
2. Carrying the Green Concept
On top of the green lane bridge constructed in the form of small plants on both sides of the bridge. At the site also posted a number of seats. Although located on the street, visitors do not have to worry about the sun stung because the bridge is filled with lush trees. But the real obstacle is when it rains.
3. Profile of Cihampelas Terrace Bridge
Cihampelas Terrace pedestrian bridge stretches along 450 meters with a width of 9 meters and a height of 4.6 meters above the Cihampelas Street. The materials used in the construction of Cihampelas Terrace Bridges is a type of H-Beam Steel. As for the floor mostly using wood, ceramics, concrete to granite. Per meter square can withstand heavy loads of up to 300 people. The pedestrian bridge was built starting direction from Advent Hospital to Promenade Hotel.
Route to Cihampelas Terrace from Venue:
[See Location in Google Maps Here]
- Excluding Parking
- Mt. Tangkuban Parahu Aerial video Watch Here
- Photographs of Cihampelas Terrace see here, post it in Instagram with #TerasCihampelas hashtag.
- Cihampelas Terrace Twitter: @terascihampelas