Address: Jalan Tunjungan no. 12, Genteng, Surabaya City, East Java 60275
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Phone: (031) 99001779
Open What Hours
Monday 6am to 6pm
Tuesday 6am to 6pm
Wednesday 6am to 6pm
Thursday 6am to 6pm
Friday 6am to 6pm
Saturday 6am – 6pm
Sunday 6am to 10pm
Fellow travelers, are talking about the city of Surabaya again, this city is very well known for its classic legend of ‘Sura fish and Crocodile’, an ancient story that symbolizes the founding of the city (which later became the original icon of the city to Surabaya today). we learn from the old city full of this story.
The city of Surabaya is also a city that is full of historical heritage and has become an important part of the history of the Republic of Indonesia.
Not only that, apart from being famous as a historical city, the provincial capital of East Java also has a good urban layout and is supported by various art forms in buildings.
Visiting this vast city, you can enjoy several houses and historical places, as well as a variety of beautiful and modern designs in urban planning that have recently been developed by the Surabaya city government.
Starting from the arrangement of the highway that is quite wide, with a line of high-rise buildings full of modernization, hotels of various classes, and green plants planted along the road, this fairly hot city has good air.
No wonder the city of Surabaya is currently at the forefront of tourist destinations. Not a little too you know city park built by the government to beautify Surabaya.
Buddy Traveler, talking about the green of Surabaya and the beauty of its city architecture, there is one simple but interesting place that you can visit, namely the Hanging Gardens of Surabaya.
If abroad, there are several well-known parks like Singapore Garden By The Bay Singapore, Malaysia has Pahang State Park, Egypt has Al-Azhar Park, Iraq has Sami Abdulrahman Park.
Our country Indonesia also does not want to lose you know, just look at Ubud-Bali has Taman Saraswati, Bandung has Singail Park and Rock Hanging, Solo has Balai Kambang garden, Babel (Bangka Belitung) has Sungailiat reading garden.
Surabaya also has a park that is no less cool, Taman Gantung Tunjungan, which is located on Jalan Tunjungan area, a road that is a silent witness to the historical facts of Surabaya.
Mrs. Risma, as the mayor of Surabaya, has a program to build many parks which are equipped with various supporting facilities, the Hanging Gardens is one of the innovative ideas of the city’s first female mayor.
Its function and purpose are clear, this park is made to provide a green resting room for people from various backgrounds by placing various beautiful and beautiful items in the garden.
Beautifully, this minimalist building is decorated into a beautiful hanging garden. The park which is located on Jalan Tunjungan is also a favorite of the community. Now people can visit this park at any time, either during the day or at night with the help of city lights, for free.
This unique and interesting concept was carried by the Surabaya city government for this Hanging Garden. The inauguration was held on July 26, 2016. The park is located in a 30 meter long bridge corridor in the economic area of Jalan Tunjungan Surabaya.
It should be noted that the streets of the Tunjungan area are actually the busiest streets in the city of Surabaya, we will find lots of tall buildings, old buildings, and almost no green land, this is what prompted the local mayor to create Hanging Gardens in the middle of the city.
It has a unique location, which is on a pedestrian bridge. There is not much variety in the collection of plants in this place, only a few ornamental plants (especially those that don’t need a lot of sunlight and don’t need a large area of land) such as hydroponic plants, orchids, and other plants that only need pots as a planting medium. .
Fellow travelers, this park can be an inspiration and an example for you if you want a beautiful garden but cheap and easy, used bottles that are used as pots that you can hang on the walls of your house.
In this Hanging Garden Surabaya, several longitudinal chairs are available, the public can take advantage of the chairs provided to simply rest while enjoying the attractive decorations, plants and garden walls, or can also take advantage of the moment to take photos, take pictures with a hanging garden background.
Routes For Parking
Buddy traveler, you need to be careful when you want the parkers to go to the Hanging Gardens. It should also be noted that the Tunjungan road is one-way street or one way. So it’s good if my friend traveler know in advance how my friend traveler can get to Hanging Gardens without going back and forth.
If a traveler’s friend visits the Hanging Park by riding a private vehicle (motorbike or car) and comes from an obscure direction, you don’t need to bother, you can park the vehicle on the right side under the bridge.
Relax, your motorbike will be safe because there are already parking attendants guarding your motorbike there. But if a traveler’s friend visits Hanging Gardens by using a private vehicle (motorbike or car) from the direction of Tugu Pahlawan, there’s no need to worry either, because there is official parking on the left side of the road.
To get to the garden that is hanging above, you need to first climb a few steps under the Hanging garden which is not too high.
This Hanging Garden Surabaya, transforms image selves, the area of Jalan Tunjungan which was originally famous for its ancient area in Surabaya, but is now a beautiful and green area.
If you go there at night, there is a unique view you know, because the red-dominated lanterns will be lit, it’s good for photos.
Price of admission
The ticket price to enter this Hanging Park is 0 rupiah, aka Free, Only pay for parking aja. It could be an example for other cities. Visitors can see the town plan of the Tunjungan area which is now neatly arranged.
Although it’s free, the local city government provides several facilities, to enjoy the atmosphere of the park and the old town of Tunjungan, a park bench is provided. There is ample parking space for cars and motorbikes.
The existence of Hanging Gardens has succeeded in reviving the atmosphere of Tunjungan which is full of the history of Sarabaya. The existence of beautiful and well-maintained flowers to spoil the eyes of visitors.
Because plants must be watered with water every day, this Hanging Garden is covered with a layer of parcels so that the water does not drip down and disturb the presence of motorized vehicles passing by under the garden.
Uniquely, this garden has a theme that affects the types of plants that exist, for example in the first quarter with the theme of roses, the flowers in the garden are variants of various kinds of roses, so the second quarter has a different theme.
With this Hanging Garden, the ‘Face and Self’ of Jalan Tunjungan now looks pretty and beautiful, my friend traveler stop by the Hanging Gardens in the Tunjungan street area.