To be called as a tourism city, Batu Malang attracts many visitors from other cities in Indonesia as well as foreign tourists. Tourism potential of this city is developing from time to time. There are many new attractions opened such as Jawa Timur (East Java) Park 3 with Dinosaur theme. Jawa Timur Park itself is the most visited destination by tourists especially for family vacation. But if you want to explore more places, you can go to other tourist attraction in Batu Malang.
Batu Night Spectacular
Batu Night Spectacular or BNS is the first recommendation of tourist attraction in Batu Malang. This place is famous with its various rides. But there are actually more attractions you can find such as Lampion Garden, Spectacular Show, and Night Market. However you should wait it from afternoon which is at 03.00 PM to visit this place. It’s better for you to go in the evening or night to feel the different atmosphere. For the entrance ticket will be different for the weekend and weekday which are 30,000 IDR and 20,000 IDR. BNS is located in Hayam Wuruk No.1 Street, Oro-Oro Ombo, Batu.
Paralayang or paragliding is the second recommendation of tourist attraction in Batu Malang. For those who like to challenge themselves, you should visit this place. Not only refresh your mind and soul, you will see amazing view of Batu city from above. There are two locations for paragliding which are in Banyak Mountain area for the departure and in Songgoriti area for landing location. For the entrance ticket, you need to spend 15,000 IDR per person at weekend and 10,000 IDR per person at weekday. But to try paragliding, you need to spend about 450,000 IDR until 800,000 IDR per package. It’s located in Songgokerto Street, Batu.
Kaliwatu Rafting is the third recommendation of tourist attraction in Batu Malang. It’s a good alternative for those who want to spend their holiday with different activities. Rafting itself is a popular sport which require team work in unison to navigate a river. You can go with your family or friends to be more fun. Kaliwatu Rafting will offer you about 2 hours duration to raft the river. You will spend 125,000 IDR per person. It’s located in Pandanrejo street, Bumiaji, Batu.
Eco Green Park
The fourth recommendation of tourist attraction in Batu Malang to visit is Eco Green Park. For those who are looking for educational place for your children, this is the right place. This park can be a medium for your children to learn about the importance of maintaining environmental balance. There are mini zoo and information on environmental maintenance. Besides, there are also rides such as Geology Science Center, Dome Multimedia, and Eco Science. For the entrance ticket, you need to spend 40,000 IDR at weekday and 60,000 IDR at weekend. It’s located in Oro-Oro Ombo street, Sisir, Batu.
The fifth recommendation of tourist attraction in Batu Malang is Angkut Museum. This is also the most visited tourism destination in Malang. There are many transportation that you can learn about the year of manufacture and country of origin. You can find the best spot to take picture in some zone options such as British Zone, German Zone, and Batavia Zone.
Selecta Flower Garden
Bored visiting museum? You can visit Selecta Flower Garden. Although it’s not a new tourist attraction, but it does not reduce the intention of people to come. The chilling temperature, beautiful and clean view are the benefits you can get in here. Besides, there are also many rides to try such as Flying Fox, Sky Bike, and Swinging Ship. It’s located in Tulungrejo village, Bumi Aji, Batu.