Bandar Lampung is the capital and largest city of the Indonesian province of Lampung. It is located on the southern tip of Sumatra island and has an area of 664.79 square kilometers and a population of over 800,000 people. The city was founded in the early 16th century and was formerly known as Tanjungkarang-Pati.
Bandar Lampung is a seaport city and the main gateway to the island of Sumatra. It is also a major industrial center, with large factories producing textiles, chemicals, and rubber. The city is also home to several universities and colleges.
The climate of Bandar Lampung is tropical, with average temperatures ranging from 21 to 32 degrees Celsius. The city experiences high humidity levels throughout the year.
Bandar Lampung is served by the Bandar Lampung International Airport, which offers direct flights to several major cities in Indonesia, Singapore, and Kuala Lumpur. The city is also connected to the rest of Sumatra by roads and railways.
The city has some tourist attractions, including the Museum of Lampung, the Way Kambas National Park, and the Pulau Weh diving site.