Malang, Indonesia, prides itself on its majestic scenery and artistic villages. This city is a popular tourist attraction even amongst other Indonesian locals! Aside from the natural landscapes, plenty of amusement sites are also created to intrigue visitors from all over the place to come to town.
Love to hike? Journey to the top of Mount Bromo! Don’t worry if you’re worried about the trip there… many tours are offered to visitors as well! Both sunrise and sunset tours are available to make sure that you get the best panorama once you are up there. As a town blessed with gorgeous landscapes, Mount Bromo isn’t the only thing Malang has to offer. Venture into Tumpak Sewu Waterfall, Coban Rondo Waterfall, and Batu Bengkung Beach as well! Malang really goes the extra measure to preserve these beauties for anyone to see and experience!
Malang has great many theme parks to show its visitors. The Florawisata San Terra de Lafonte portrays architecture from around the world and one of the best garden views in town. As for the local villages, Kampung Warna-Warni Jodipan and Kampung Biru Arema are worth checking out! Their colorful houses invite you to take a peek into local livelihood. For more kid-friendly options, visit Jatim Park, Batu Night Spectacular, Taman Selecta, and Taman Labirin Coban Rondo!
The only airport serving Malang is the Abdulrachman Saleh Airport. The recommended way to get to town from the airport is by taxi. Since it is pretty close to the town center, taxis from the airport usually only cost around Rp 60,000.
Malang has a variety of halal cuisine available for Muslim visitors. The best restaurants famous in Malang are Rumah Makan Inggil, Pondok Desa Kampung Telaga, Bebek Goreng H. Slamet, Taman Indie River View Resto, Javanine Resto, and Bakso President Malang.
The most visited mosque in Malang is the Masjid Tiban. This mosque has 10 stories and even animals in the special are! The architecture and iconic ornaments are why this mosque is famous for even non-Muslims to visit. Other grand mosques in Malang are Masjid Jami’ Malang and Masjid Sabilillah Malang.