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Free Walking Tour of Malang City center

Duration: 3h
Languages: English
Guru: Galih Adi
Registered on January 08, 2021

Hi good people! I am Galih Adi Putra. I am a legal tourist guide with license and certification. I am a flexible guy who really love to meeting with new people. People around me say I am kind-hearted person. I have traveled in many places in Indonesia. I live in Malang where many people agree that it is one of beautiful town in Indonesia with a lot of interesting tourism objects. If you visit Malang, we can discover the beauty of Malang from nature, art, culture, and historical.

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Tour description

Embark on an enriching journey through time and culture with our walking tour, "Discover The Center of Malang City." Led by an experienced guide, this tour promises to take you on an exciting exploration of Malang's captivating history, art, and local heritage. Over the course of approximately 2 hours, we will delve into the city's past and present, visiting significant landmarks and learning about its colonial origins and development.

Our adventure begins at the iconic Malang Railway Station, a majestic architectural gem that stands as a testament to the city's historical importance in transportation. From there, we will proceed to the Malang City Hall, a grand structure that has witnessed the city's governance and transformations throughout the years.

Next, we'll make our way to The Boutique Tugu Hotel, a charming establishment that boasts a fusion of colonial and Javanese design, offering a glimpse into the city's cultural diversity and artistic richness.

As we stroll through the streets, we'll encounter various landmarks and monuments, each with its own unique story to tell. These structures stand as silent witnesses to the city's past, telling tales of struggles and triumphs, and providing insight into Malang's identity.

One of the highlights of this tour is the Splendid Market, a vibrant hub where locals gather to trade goods and share stories. Immerse yourself in the bustling atmosphere and indulge in the local flavors and delicacies that reflect Malang's culinary heritage.

A visit to Toko Oen, a famous colonial-era ice cream parlor, will transport you back in time, allowing you to savor the nostalgic charm of this historical establishment while treating yourself to some delightful ice cream flavors.

Religious and spiritual aspects of the city will also be explored as we visit The Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, an awe-inspiring place of worship with a rich history and architectural brilliance.

Finally, we'll end our journey at the serene Alun-Alun, a central square where you can witness the pulse of Malang's daily life. It's a perfect place to reflect on the experiences of the day and soak in the essence of this remarkable city.

Please note that this tour does not include tickets to attractions or personal expenses, such as food and beverages, but be assured that our knowledgeable guide will be more than happy to recommend local eateries and answer any questions you may have about Malang.

Join us on this captivating walking tour and uncover the heart and soul of Malang City, experiencing its history, culture, and traditions like never before. Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to explore the enchanting center of Malang City with our expert guruwalk guide.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    2JCP+XRM, Jl. Trunojoyo, Kiduldalem, ...
    2JCP+XRM, Jl. Trunojoyo, Kiduldalem, Kec. Klojen, Kota Malang, Jawa Timur 65111, Indonesia
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    I will be in front of Malang Railway Station AKA Malang Kotabaru Station

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Malang Train Station
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Trunojoyo Park
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Malang City Hall

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Sabrina 12 Jun 2024
Zürich

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Travelled alone - Jun 2024
I can really recommend doing this tour. Its very interesting and we received a lot of information. Our guide Dito was very friendly and passionate about giving us informartion. We saw interesting places and i liled the tour (except the bird market, which is horrible). If you wanna explore Malang and learn more about the place, book this tour
Harold 08 Jun 2024
Kessel

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
We where with as small group of 3 as had a great time. Our guide Dito was very knowledgeable and as a Dutch resident it was fascinating to see and hear about the Dutch influences in Malang. The walk was about 3 hours and we visited the center with both town squares and KajoeTangan Heratige area. time well spend. Thanks again Dito for a very nice tour and a well spend morning.
Thomas 02 Jun 2024
Malang

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Galih Adi took us on a 3.5 h tour around the old center of Malang. Starting from the train station, we visited i.a. both town squares, the heritage neighbourhood Kajoetangan, and an animal/plant market. Galih Adi was very knowledgeable about the history and present of the places we visited. One thing in particular that I found a good addition was that Galih Adi brought a booklet with old pictures of the places that we visited. Overall I can highly recommend a guided tour with Galih Adi!
Ema Boulet 24 May 2024
Lyon

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Travelled alone - May 2024
This tour was so good! I didn't know anything about malang so started my trip with this tour and it was so worth it! Dino showed us the most interesting places and explained their history as well as less touristy places that I probably wouldn't have been to. 10/10 recommend!
Kathrin 18 May 2024
Berlin

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Travelled alone - May 2024
The tour was absolutely amazing. He showed us the architectural highlights of Malang but also gave us an insight in it's history as well as showing us some of the more residential areas and the market. He answered all of our questions and spent a long time with us. It is clear that there is a passion for his hometown combined with a lot of knowledge that he is happy to share. Would absolutely go again!
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If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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