Surabaya is the capital city of East Java province, Indonesia as well as the largest metropolitan city in the province. Surabaya is the second largest city in Indonesia after Jakarta. Surabaya city is also a center of business, commerce, industry, and education in East Java and eastern Indonesia. It is located 796 km east of Jakarta, or 415 km northwest of Denpasar, Bali. Surabaya is located on the edge of the northern coast of Java and Madura Strait as well as dealing with the Java Sea. Any tourist in Surabaya, which must be visited? Check out his review below.
1.Travel Mangrove Forest Wonorejo
Travel Wonorejo Mangrove Forest is one of the tourist attractions in Surabaya most favorite for the category of nature. Away from the hustle of the city, Wonorejo Mangrove Forest is the ideal place to enjoy the tranquility of nature. Ecotourism Mangrove forests or Wonorejo located on Jl. Raya Wonorejo No. 1, Rungkut, Surabaya. From Juanda International Airport, Ecotourism Mangrove Wonorejo can be reached within 40 minutes or so far 17.4 km through Waru-Juanda toll road. The mangrove forest is often used as a variety of educational institutions as a means to preserve nature by planting mangrove forest areas. Now manrove in forest area covering an area of over 200 hectares kuran increasingly overgrown and become a comfortable place for 30 species of protected animals, one of which is a long-tailed macaques. These mangrove forests are also often used as a stopover jujukan number of shore birds.
2. Turkish Kenjeran
Kenjeran beach is a tourist place in Surabaya is famous for families who want to enjoy the beach atmosphere. In addition to enjoying the atmosphere Kenjeran Beach, visitors can fish, buy fish, and boarded the boat. Ria Beach Kenjeran existence, not necessarily replace old Kenjeran Turkish for Turkish Ria Kenjeran built in place that is not too far from the beach Kenjeran old. Be present Turkish Kenjeran divided into two, namely the long Kenjeran Beach with the beach atmosphere that is filled with sand and lapping waves, at Ria Beach Kenjeran instead of sand but mud that was there and also a number of games that create the impression of a more modern Kenjeran Ria Beach. So for travelers who want to enjoy the beach as a whole can relax in Turkish Kenjeran Lama. There, travelers can sail out to the coast and visited Sand Island by renting a small boat. There are many traditional culinary center that travelers can find here, like a rice cake seller mussels and other seafood preparations.
3. Tugu Pahlawan
Heroes Monument was built to commemorate the events of 10 November 1945 in the Battle of Surabaya, where Arek-Arek Suroboyo fought against the Allied forces along with the Netherlands who want to re-colonize Indonesia. Tugu Pahlawan is the most famous monument in the city of Surabaya. The monument is located at Jalan Pahlawan has a height of over 40 meters and shaped nail crate upside down. Tugu Pahlawan is made on an area of more than 1 hectare to commemorate and honor all Surabaya soldiers who died in the war against the invaders. In addition, underground Tugu Pahlawan there is also a museum containing photographs of documentation. Monument is 1.3 hectares. In front of the entrance there are statues of Bung Karno and Bung Hatta was proclaimed the independence of Indonesia. Just behind the monument, there is a pyramid (Museum 10 November) that deliberately constructed as a place to bury our dead heroes unidentified, fall after struggling to defend the nation. To enter into this pyramid, visitors must first get into the museum which is located not far from the monument. Museum 10 November To save historic objects related to the struggle of the people of Surabaya, in this area created a museum that was built later.