Indonesia has many great places worth travelling for such as Bali, Surabaya, Bandung, and many more. However, there is also great travel destination you should visit in Indonesia located in East Java. It is Malang that has everything you need for a perfect vacation. It is a great travel destination for backpackers, solo travelers, budget travelers, luxury travelers, adrenaline seeker travelers, and group travelers. There are many spots you can visit to spend your vacation in Malang. There is no chance for you to feel boredom when you are in Malang. This historical, old city has many things to offer.
Best spots to visit in Malang
Getting around Malang will be fun since there are many places you can go to. Here are the most recommended spots you should not miss during your vacation in Malang.
Malang was a vital location of the Singosari Kingdom. Today, the kingdom is not there anymore but the remains are still there. It leaves Malang several historical sites as a proof of the existence of Singosari Kingdom in the past. SIngosari Temple is a must visit spot in Malang. It is actually a complex consisted of several temple structures with intricate huge stones. There is also Jongo Temple with mix architectural styles from Buddhism and Hinduism.
Malang is a house to many beautiful waterfalls you can visit. Every single one of them has their own charm that shows their beauty. There are several waterfalls you can visit include Tumpak Sewu, Coban Putri, Coban Tundo, and Madakaripura waterfall. All of them are beautiful with great scenery to enjoy. Majestic cliffs surrounded by beautiful lush is only few things you can capture. You should experience yourself by visiting one of them. Not to mention that the pristine water offers dreamy view to the overall look.
If you are into outdoor activities, you should visit Semeru Mountain in Malang. It is said to be the mountain with the highest peak in Java. There are several dreamy sights to enjoy during your adventurous activities. This mountain stands at 3,675 meter height offering majestic views from various angles. Not to mention that wildlife and biodiversity are incredible here. One of the most popular activities is hiking through Semeru hiking trails. During your journey, you will get to see Ranukumbolo Lake and beautiful Edelweiss field. Do not forget to bring your camera to capture the beauty you find in this magical mountain.
Amazing amusement parks
If you visit Malang with your families, it is highly suggested to visit the amusement parks such as Jatim (Jawa Timur/East Java) Park 1, 2 and 3. They are the Jatim Park chains. There are differences between Jatim Park 1, 2 and 3. in Jatim Park 1, you will find fun rides both for adults and kids, cultural and scientific exhibitions, as well as waterpark. In Jatim Park 2, you will find educational exhibitions, zoological museum, and a walk-in zoo. In Jatim Park 3, you will find various structures decorated in dinosaur theme.