The idea behind Wisata Bahari Lamongan (WBL) is to combine the Tanjung Kodok Beach with a huge theme park. This combination is great because people can enjoy beautiful natural wonders with man-made excitements. The bottom line is that WBL aims to be a great destination for families.
WBL was inaugurated in 2004, built in an area of 11 hectares. However, WBL is never a finished product. Every year, this park build a new ride and attraction so that the visitors get refreshed. Here is all you need to know about Wisata Bahari Lamongan.
Administratively, WBL is located in Paciran District. The official address is at Jl. Raya Paciran, Paciran, Lamongan, East Java. Moreover, it is roughly 50 kilometers away from Surabaya, the capital and biggest city in East Java. Located on the northern coast of Lamongan, this park faces the Java Sea. The location is quite strategic because it is at the side of Pantura road. Any type of overland vehicle can easily get to this park.
There are dozens of rides that you can try in this park. There are rides such as Wali Songo Pavilion, 3-Dimensional Cinema, Bumper Car, Ship and Shell Gallery, Doll Palace, Jet Coaster, Freshwater & Sea Water Swimming Pool. Additionally, there are also Merry Go Round, Mini Columbus, Mini Bumper Boat, Mini Train, Sand Playground, Rotary Coaster, Cat House, Glass Park, Space Shuttle, and Waterboom. You will definitely be overwhelmed with choice in this park.
Islamic Art Museum
The Islamic Museum is a religious tourism spot. Inaugurated in December 2017, this museum has great collections of Islamic historic items. They especially have an extensive collection of the historic artifacts from the era when Islam was just introduced in Java. This museum also collects historic items from old Islamic kingdoms in Indonesia such as Samudra Pasai, Aceh, Mataram Islam, Gowa Talu, Demak, and many more.
WBL is open every day, from 08.30 till 16.30. The ticket for WBL only is IDR70K for weekdays (Monday – Thursday). Meanwhile, for the rest of the days, the ticket price is IDR100K per person. The neighboring Maharani Zoo and Cave (part of the park) is IDR49K during weekdays and IDR70K for weekends. The pass ticket to enter both cost IDR91K on weekdays and 130K on weekends.
As one of the biggest theme park in East Java, Wisata Bahari Lamongan provides complete facilities. For example, you can easily find a toilet, an ATM machine, a mosque, and a breastfeeding area. This park is truly the ideal place for family recreation.