Adventurefaceliz – Medan is the largest city in Indonesia after Jakarta and Surabaya. Not only is the city large, tourist attractions in Medan are also varied, ranging from the beautiful nature, to the extraordinary variety of cultures. You will enjoy this attractions and explore amazing Sumatra adventure.
Here are some tourist recommendations in Medan that must be visited:
1. Tjong A Fie’s House
Tjong A Fie’s house is one of the historical sights in Medan.
Tjong A Fie is a wealthy banker of his time. He is known to be very generous and plays a large role in shaping the City of Medan. Tjong A Fie also maintained harmonization of relations between the Dutch East Indies government, the Deli Sultanate and the people of Medan to the imperial China.
At Tjong A Fie’s house, you can find out the history of Tjong A Fie’s life through photos on display.
The entrance ticket costs IDR 35,000 for the public, and IDR 20,000. This tourist attraction operates at 09.00-17.00 WIB.
Location: Jalan Jendral Ahmad Yani VII No. 105, Kesawan, Medan City
2. Maimoon Palace
If you are lucky, maybe you can watch Malay music performances that are sometimes held here.
Maimun Palace is one of the Royal Deli palaces. Construction of this Palace was completed on August 25, 1888 AD, during the reign of Sultan Makmun al-Rasyid Perkasa Alamsyah. Sultan Makmun is the eldest son of Sultan Mahmud Perkasa Alam, founder of the city of Medan.
The architectural style of one of Medan’s most popular tourist attractions is a cultural blend of the Moghul Kingdom, India, the Middle East, the Netherlands and Malay. This can be seen from the form of windows, doors, masjid domes and lights and other equipment.
Visitors who come to the palace can still see a collection of photographs of the sultan’s family, ancient Dutch furniture, and various types of weapons.
Getting around Maimun Palace will take us to a thick Malay world, besides the payment to enter Maimun Palace is only IDR 5,000, which is considered very cheap.
This tourist spot operates at 08.00 – 17.00 WIB.
Location: Jl. Sultan Ma’moen Al Rasyid No. 66, Medan Maimun, Medan City.
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3. Grand Masjid Al Mashun
If you want a religious tour in Medan there is the Medan Grand Masjid or the Al Mashun Great Masjid is the right choice. It is a mosque located in Medan, Indonesia. This masjid was built in 1906 and was completed in 1909. It is located close to Maimoon Palace.
At the beginning of its establishment, this masjid merged with the palace complex. The architectural style is typical of the Middle East, India and Spain. For the construction itself, tens of thousands of egg whites are used as a substitute for cement which did not yet exist. Therefore this mosque remains strong today. This historical building is still active as a place of worship for Muslims in Medan.
Address: Jl. Sisingamangaraja No.61, Teladan Bar., Medan Kota, Medan City, North Sumatra 20212
4. Rahmat International Wildlife Museum & Gallery
Rahmat international wildlife gallery Medan tour. Here you can see wild animals from all corners of the world.
Tourist attractions in Medan, besides being diverse, are also unique. For example at Rahmat International Wildlife Museum & Gallery, here you can see crocodiles from the Nile! Relax, it’s still safe, because the crocodile has been preserved.
This museum and gallery holds a variety of awesome collections consisting of various preserved wild animals that originate from hunting places from around the world. Each room has its own theme.
About 2000 animals are collected there and arranged so beautifully.
By paying IDR 35,000 per person and IDR 10,000 for a night safari, you can feel the sensation of being in the wild with various wild animals.
This tourist spot operates every day at 09.00 – 17.00 WIB.
Location: Jalan Letjend S. Parman No. 309, Medan Baru, Petisah Hulu, Medan Baru, Medan City
5. North Sumatra Museum
North Sumatra Tourism Medan Museum. Only with Rp. 2000, – you can get to know the history of North Sumatra.
Having been awarded as the best museum in Indonesia, this tourist spot is worth visiting when you are on holiday in Medan.
Collections are displayed very much, from ancient relics, historical objects during the Dutch colonial occupation, historical items about the press, customs and culture of North Sumatra, plantation products and much more.
The entry fee for this tourist place is Rp. 2000, –
Location: Jalan H.M. Joni No. 51, West Teladan, Medan City.