The capital city of North Sumatra, Medan, is not only rich in cultural diversity. But Medan also has quite a variety of tourism potential. One of the tourist icons in Medan that is interesting to visit is Lake Toba, once named the world’s largest volcanic lake.
With various charms, Lake Toba is one of the most reliable natural attractions in North Sumatra. Even Lake Toba is famous all over the world. Clear water with beautiful views of verdant mountains, which is the main attraction. Besides Lake Toba, here are some recommendations for tourist attractions that are a must-visit in Medan.
- Wonders Water World
Wonders Water World can be the best alternative to Lake Toba for those of you who like water tourism. There are at least five different types of slides in this amusement park, and you can try any or all of them. Do not worry about paying for expensive tickets. Guaranteed you won’t be disappointed because this place is even called an international water park and water park with opening hours every day from 10.00 A.M to 18.30 P.M. Wonders Water World is located in Polonia CBD Golf Complex , Sukadamai, Polonia, Medan, North Sumatra.
- Rahmat Gallery Medan
Rahmat Gallery Medan is a museum that stores a collection of various types of animals in the world that have been preserved. Although displaying various preserved animals, these animals are not intentionally killed for preservation. The museum, also known as the Wild Museum, holds up to 1000 species that have been preserved. In this museum, you can see a complete collection of animals in this museum. This gallery is located in S. Parman street, Medan City, North Sumatra.
- Beautiful Mora Park
Besides Wonders Water World, you can also try water tourism at Taman Mora Indah. Although parks dominate this place, the water games in this area are no less interesting. There, you will also find a children’s playground, flying fox arena, swimming pools for children and adults, as well as a 20 meter high slide that can be explored. There is a place to eat with a delicious menu, perfect for those of you who are hungry after playing in the water. It is located in Sisingamangaraja street, Bangun Mulia, Sandpaper, Medan, North Sumatra.
- Lake Linting
Besides Lake Toba, you can also explore the beauty of Lake Linting which offers exotic views. The turquoise water of the lake looks charming with the blend of the natural surroundings that are still very beautiful. The location is in Sibunga-bunga Hilir Village, STM Hulu District, Deli Serdang, North Sumatra.
- Sibolangit Nature Reserve
If you want to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city of Medan, please visit the Sibolangit Nature Reserve. This natural tourist destination presents an atmosphere that is still very beautiful and cool. Of course, it will make you feel at home for anyone who visits it. This place is also suitable for those of you who are looking for a romantic atmosphere. There you can also enjoy its natural beauty as well as learn to love the aging nature more.
This tourist attraction campaigns for the concept of going green in the midst of global warming, which is increasingly concerning. This is located in Sibolangit District, Deli Serdang, Medan, North Sumatra.
- The Land of the Windmills of Medan
Merci Windmill is the name of the largest windmill in Indonesia, with 22 meters high. You seem to be in the Netherlands, which is identical to the Land of the Windmills when you visit the Land of the Windmills of Medan. This Windmill building has two floors, each with its uniqueness.
On the first floor, you will find various kinds of knick-knacks typical of the Windmill Country. While the second floor is a room of a thousand mirrors. The location is in Karya Jaya street, Medan Johor (Medan Resort City Housing), Medan, North Sumatra.
Whether your trips take you to a long stroll on beaches, delicious cuisines, relaxing spas and resorts or urban attractions, extra research will give you the best experience for your visit. Get to know more about Medan by visiting Wonderful Indonesia.