Malang’s most impressive museum isn’t actually a museum at all, but a hotel: the boutique, four-star Hotel Tugu Malang, a showcase for its owner, arguably…
Must see attractions in Malang
- HHotel Tugu Malang
- JJalan Besar Ijen
Malang has some wonderful colonial architecture. Just northwest of the centre, Jl Besar Ijen is Malang’s millionaires' row, a boulevard lined with elegant…
- KKampung Warni Widi
A local initiative to beautify Malang's ramshackle, high-density kampung are these whimsical multicoloured neighbourhoods that have been transformed into…
- BBalai Kota
Close to the city centre, the Balai Kota is an immense Dutch administrative building, built in a hybrid of Dutch and Indonesian architectural styles with…
- PPasar Besar
Malang's largest public market. Expect fruit, beef, fish and more, much more. Busiest in the morning, it's worth a trawl for the people-watching as much…
- PPasar Bunga
The flower market, Pasar Bunga, is pleasantly sited around a river valley and is the place to stroll in the morning.
- GGreat Mosque Jami Malang
Malang's central mosque is a pincushion of minarets that overlooks one end of the alun-alun (main square).
- EEng An Kiong Chinese Temple
For those who love wafting incense, flickering candles and the rituals associated with Chinese belief systems.
- GGereja Maria Bundel Karmel
A historic Catholic church, founded in the colonial days, but with a still-devoted local congregation.