Trans Studio Bandung is a shopping mall, amusement park, and hotel in Bandung, Indonesia. Trans Studio is built on a land with size of 4.2 ha (10 acres).[1] Trans Studio Bandung is composed of several sections including a shopping mall called Trans Studio Mall (usually referred as TSM), a recreation park called Trans Studio, a 3-star hotel called ibis Bandung Trans Studio, and a 5-star luxury hotel called The Trans Luxury Hotel.

Trans Studio Mall
Trans Studio Mall in 2014
Coordinates6°55′34.27″S 107°38′10.4″E / 6.9261861°S 107.636222°E / -6.9261861; 107.636222
AddressJalan Jenderal Gatot Subroto no. 289
Opening date25 October 2001; 22 years ago (2001-10-25)
Previous namesBandung Supermall
No. of floors5

Trans Studio Mall Bandung edit

Trans Studio Mall Bandung (TSM) is the largest shopping mall in Bandung, Indonesia. The mall is located at Jalan Gatot Subroto, and has 5 floors in total. The mall's tenants include a Metro Department Store,[2] Gramedia,[3] a movie theater TSM XXI,[4] Trans Studio Bandung,[5] Hero Supermarket,[6] and many more. The mall is part of the CT Corp, owned by Chairul Tanjung.

History edit

The Trans Luxury Hotel in 2014

The mall opened on October 25, 2001, under the name Bandung Supermall. On June 30, 2012, it changed its name to Trans Studio Mall Bandung.[7]

Tenants edit

The Trans Studio Mall Bandung has both local as well as international tenants. Some of the most notable local tenants are: Batik Keris, Bebek Garang, Metro, Gramedia and many others. Some of the most notable international tenants are: Guess, Hugo Boss, Lacoste, Mango, Nike, Starbucks Coffee and many more. Most of the luxury brand stores are located on the first level, while the fourth level has mostly cafes and restaurants. There is also a movie theater, called TSM XXI, that is located on the fifth floor.

Notable events edit

The amphitheatre of Trans Studio Bandung reportedly caught fire on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.[8] Fortunately, the fire was able to be contained 15 minutes after the occurrence. The General Manager for Marketing Communication of the Trans Studio Bandung Integrated Area, Grandy Prajayakti, shared that the possible cause of the fire was that the fire had engulfed a flammable material in the theme park.

On April 14, 2015, the mall hosted a fashion show called FASHIONATIC2015. The fashion show was focused on local Indonesian cultural fashion, such as batik. [9]

On October 31, 2015, the mall also hosted a Halloween Party where there were of people dressed like a ghost.[10]

On March 19, 2016, the mall participated in Earth day with a blackout starting from 8:30.[11]

Trans Studio Bandung edit

Trans Studio Bandung
Opened18 June 2011; 12 years ago (2011-06-18)
Area10,378 acres (4,200 ha)
Total20 rides
Roller coasters1
Trans Studio Bandung.

Trans Studio Bandung Theme Park is one of the biggest indoor theme parks in the world.[13] It was opened on June 18, 2011 in the area of Bandung Supermall as the second theme park in Indonesia after Trans Studio Makassar, which was opened in 2008. The attractions in Trans Studio Bandung are more adventurous and challenging since they mainly target young adults, whereas the ones in Makassar are more suitable for family. Trans Studio Bandung theme park is divided into 3 different themes with a total of 20 rides.[14]

Studio Central edit

The Studio Central section has an old Hollywood theme. Visitors can see a number of Hollywood artists such as Marilyn Monroe, Michael Jackson & Jeng Kelin on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood 60's architectural design style.

Lost City edit

The Lost City section has many adventurous rides, such as rescuing the Trans TV crews in their expedition to the jungle along the safari track.

  • Jelajah
  • Kong Climb
  • Sky Pirates
  • Amphitheater

Magic Corner edit

The Magic Corner is a fantasy themed area containing 6 attractions.

  • Negeri Raksasa
  • Black Heart's Pirate Ship
  • Dragon Raiders
  • Pulau Liliput
  • Dunia Lain
  • Special Effect Action Show

References edit

  1. ^ "Trans Studio Bandung, Wahana Rekreasi Indoor Terbesar Di Dunia". Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  2. ^ "METRO Department Store Indonesia". METRO Dept. Store (in Indonesian). Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  3. ^ "Toko - Inspiration Web Store". Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  4. ^ "CINEMA 21 - Largest Indonesian Cinema Network - CINEMA 21". Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  5. ^ "Trans Studio Bandung - The Official Website". Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  6. ^ "Hero - Home". Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  7. ^ "Bandung Supermal Resmi Berganti Nama Menjadi Trans Studio Mal". wolipop. Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  8. ^ "[Kebakaran] Trans Studio Bandung Amphitheatre Caught Fire". Global Indonesian Voices - GIV. Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  9. ^ "Trans Studio Mall Bandung Gelar FASHIONATIC2015 - maiwanews | Situs Berita Indonesia dan Dunia". maiwanews | Situs Berita Indonesia dan Dunia. 14 April 2015. Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  10. ^ "Ngeri, Trans Studio Bandung kini banyak 'hantu' gentayangan |". 15 October 2015. Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  11. ^ "Kawasan Trans Studio Mall Gelap Gulita Sejak Pukul 20.30 Malam Ini". Tribun Jabar. Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  12. ^ Marden, Duane. "Trans Studio Indoor Theme Park". RCDB. Retrieved 24 September 2018.
  13. ^ "Trans Studio Bandung, Bandung". Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  14. ^ "Trans Studio Bandung - Official Website". Retrieved 2016-04-16.
  15. ^ "Yamaha Racing Coaster". Retrieved 23 September 2018.
  16. ^ Puspita, Putri (31 August 2018). "Pemburu Badai Bawa Pengunjung ke Ketinggian 40 Meter". TribunJabar. Retrieved 24 September 2018.
  17. ^ "Behind The Scene Pemburu Badai - Meet The Engineers!". Retrieved 24 September 2018.