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Sheraton Surabaya Hotel & Towers

4.3 (196 reviews)

Jalan Embong Malang 25-31, Surabaya, East Java, 60261, Indonesia   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (62)(31) 5468000  

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In The City

Local Attractions

Ampel Mosque and Arabic Quarter l 22 minutes l Directions

Ampel Mosque is built by Raden Rahmatullah in 1421 and reside in Ampel Street Surabaya. The pilgrim arrival or the visitor will be greeted by the merchants who sell various supplies to pray and also souvenir like arabic clothes, prayer beads, cowl, cap, arabic perfume and dates fruit. 

Pasar Genteng l 6 Minutes l Directions

Wish to buy typical Surabaya edible gifts? Stop at Genteng market. You'll find Surabaya's traditional and popular munchies such as variety of crackers, smoked fish and the famous Surabaya layer cakes.

The Tallest Four Faced Buddha & Kwan Im's Statue l 30 minutes l Directions
Located in Kenjeran Park, the Four-Faced Buddha statue is a spectacular sight at over 36 metres tall, making it the largest Buddhist statue in Southeast Asia. The faces reflect mercy, generousity, fairness and contemplation, while the multiple hands hold holy books, beads, water vessels and other artifacts.
Nearby the statue, there is a vaulting 20 meter-high statue of the Goddess of Mercy, Kwan Im Po Sat, flanked by two daughters and four men on the level below. Find the two dragons guarding the magic bejewelled ball of fire from falling down denoting the Goddess' blessings to the sailor's a safe trip home.

Suramadu Bridge l 30 minutes l Directions
The Suramadu bridge in East Java is the longest bridge in Southeast Asia, connecting Java and Madura Island. Opened in June 2009, the 5.4 km bridge is the bridge to cross the Madura strait. The bridge is aimed at accelerating transportation to and from Madura and Surabaya. Earlier, it took 30 minutes to get to Madura and vice versa by ferry, but now it takes only 10 minutes.

House of Sampoerna l 20 minutes l Directions
Learn to roll a clove cigarette in the house!! A combination of cigarette museum and cafe, House of Sampoerna is an interesting place to visit. It was built in 1858 and used as an orphanage during the Dutch administration. It was then purchased in 1932 by Mr. Liem Seeng Tee, the founder of Sampoerna. It is now a preserved historical site.

Tugu Pahlawan (The Heroes Monument) l 15 minutes l Directions
Tugu Pahlawan is the main symbol of the city, dedicated to the people who died during the battle of Surabaya on November 10, 1945. This monument is located at Jalan Pahlawan, with shape like nails standing upside down.

Suroboyo Bridge l 35 minutes l Directions

 

Suroboyo bridge is the latest local attractions in Surabaya. It connects to the Juanda International Airport. The bridge is designed with 150 poles and has a colorful fountain in the side.

Grand Pakuwon Food Junction l 30 minutes l Directions

Food Junction is located in Grand Pakuwon housing and has an indoor and outdoor venue. Traditional and modern culinary variety is available here. The Food Junction is also equipped with a variety of games arcade, perfectly suit for kids and family.

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What's Nearby

  1. Genteng Traditional Market
  2. Pakuwon Golf & Family Club
  3. Surabaya Night Carnival
  4. Surabaya Town Square
  5. Taman Safari II Indonesia
  6. Ampel Mosque And Arabic Quarter
  7. Bromo Mountain
  8. Bungkul Park
  9. Cak Durasim
  10. Kenjeran Park
  11. Sendang Biru Beach
  12. Slopeng Beach
  13. Surabaya Zoo
  14. Suramadu Bridge
  15. Balai Pemuda
  16. Batu Secret Zoo
  17. Heroes Monument
  18. House of Sampoerna
  19. Jalesveva Jayamahe Monument
  20. Jatim Park I
  21. Jatim Park II
  22. Museum Angkut+
  23. Submarine Museum
  24. Ciputra World
  25. Grand City
  26. Tunjungan Plasa
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Mount Bromo l 4 hours l Drections
Mount Bromo is a part of the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park that covers a massive area of 800 sq km. At 2,392 metres high, Mt Bromo's stunning beauty lies in its incredible setting. Visitors from around the world come to see the sunrise over Mt Bromo. Once a year, the Tengger people hold the Kasada festival where they throw vegetables, chickens and money into the crater of the volcano to appease their Gods.

Madura Island l 90 minutes l Directions
Madura Island is easy to reach by a quick, 30 minutes corssing Suramadu Bridge. Madura has a rich cultural heritage. Bull Race is the most popular cultural activity on the island and Madurese Batik which is farmed for its vivid design and colorful beauty can be found here.

Taman Safari II Indonesia l 2 hours l Drections
Taman Safari II is the biggest safari park in Indonesia. Located on the foothills of Prigen, this park runs one of the most successful Javanese tiger conservation programs in Asia. Taman Safari II preserves the natural wildlife and collects various wild animals from all over the world and allows them to live in a protected area. The circus and baby zoo are a perfect place to get up close with the baby animals and provide great photo opportunities. 

Baluran National Park l 6 hours l Drections
Baluran National Park is a dry country-side of open forests and scrub, bordered at the coast by marshes, swampy groves and white beaches. Nicknamed 'Indonesia's little bit of Africa' the park is rich in wildlife such as deers, monkey, wild pigs and the extremely rare leopard. Go on safari here and see the thousands of exotic birds that call this place home. Here, the banteng wild oxes, deer and birds can be photographed in their natural habitat.

Jatim Park 1, Jatim Park 2 and Secret Zoo l 3 hours l Directions
Jatim Park or East Java Park combines recreation and education activities, making it a perfect destination for children. Jatim Park 2 focuses more on the wildlife kingdom in its two main attractions: the Animal Musem and Batu Secret Zoo. Animal Museum presents a collection of over 1000 pieces ranging from fossils, life scale animal diorama. The Batu Secret Zoo reveals many facts about animal through various interesting media.

Museum Angkot l 3 hours l Directions
Museum Angkot Plus Movie Star Studio located within 1 km of Jawa Timur Park 1, presents a unique blend of attractions that contains the history and development of transportations, combined with legends Movie Star contemporaries with the background of the cities and exotic buildings in Europe and America.

Ijen Crater l 7 hours l Directions
Ijen plateau or known as "Kawah Ijen" is highly recommended to mountain buffs and hikers. The plateau was at one time a huge active crater, 134 sq km in area. Ijen crater is dominated by the volcanic cones of Ijen (2,368 ASL) and Merapi (2,800 ASL) on the northeastern edge of the plateau, and Raung (3,332 ASL) on the southwest corner. The magnificent turquoise sulfur lake of Ijen Crater lies at 2148 m above sea level and is surrounded by the vulcanoes sheer crater walls.

Songa White Water Rafting in Pekalen River l 4 hours l Directions
The famous white water rafting in Songa is very popular for rafting lovers. The river's characteristic include big turns, beautiful nature, many challenging rapids and a waterfall. It is still possible to see some rare animals such as bald eagles, bird kepodang, monkey and iguanas.

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