When other theme parks at Batu, Malang, begin to close in the evening. Batu Night Spectacular (BNS) just begin to spring up to life. Tourists start to flock early evening and the excitement continues until midnight. It’s like a scene of a typical little town’s night carnival, but on a bigger scale. Considering the park covers an area of 3,000 square meters.
Batu Night Spectacular is located at Oro-Oro Ombo street. In close proximity to other famous theme parks like Jatim Park and Eco Green Park. The perk is tourists could hop from one another theme parks easily.
BNS combines the good old carnival concept with a contemporary touch. There are classic rides like a merry-go-round, flying swinger, and rodeo. But there are also sophisticated and technologically advanced rides. Such as VR rides and Gokart. In total there are 36 rides and attractions at Batu Night Spectacular.
Rides and attractions choices are varied for a different range of ages. It suits young ages to adults. And there is more too. Tuck in the eastern side of the park is the night market section. Where visitors could stroll in aisles for fun souvenirs shopping.
Batu Night Spectacular Rides
Garden lantern is one spot at the Batu night spectacular fill with various sizes, colors, and lantern shapes. It’s a wonderland of lights. Castles and fairytale figures, animal statues, and enchanting plants. It’s one of the most popular attractions at BNS, so join the queue to reveal the wonder here.
Get the opportunity to view the whole park from above with a sky bike. If the lights and the lanterns are beautiful from the ground, the view from high up is even better. When the sun has not yet set. Enjoy the sight of nearby Mount Banyak as a background. And when the night comes, the green scenery is replaced with a breathtaking view of the sparkling city far below.
Maze of Horror
The newest attraction “Maze of Horror” is now visitors’ favorite. This spot is a combination of an escape room and a haunted house. Maze of Horror defines scary to a whole new dimension. Inside the house, there is a labyrinth. And to make it even scarier the labyrinth walls are mirrors.
Prepare not only to be frightened, but also confused, desperate, and frustrated. Jumpscares and ghosts are ready to surprise the “victims” at random corners. When they appear, the mirror multiplies their horror. Run, scream, stumble, it will be chaotic inside.
Among all the chaos, visitors still need to figure out where the exit is – it’s a labyrinth! Maze of Horror is truly only for the bravest among the braves.
The Carnival area is where visitors can find classic rides. The merry-go-round reminds of a much simpler time in the past, of a childhood that seems ages ago. There are also rodeo rides, bumper cars, and flying chairs. For visitors with young kids, make sure to check the trampoline spot. It’s dubbed as the kid’s all-time favorite besides the merry-go-round.
The Extremes Rides Area
If the merry-go-round isn’t exciting enough, then the extreme area will get the adrenaline pumping. Enjoy thrilling rides such as drop and twist and rockin’ tug. At rockin’ tug, experience the perils of sea life on a wooden pirate ship. Grab a rope nearby because the storm is about to come.
Drop and twist is a classic go-up-then-fall ride, only, as the name suggests, it has a twist. Go up to a height of 20 m. Catch a quick glimpse of the city afar before free-falling to the ground. It’s not just falling, but the riders will also get twisted around in the process. A bit dizzying, but exhilarating overall.
Dancing Water Fountain
After the thrilling, stomach-flipping, and nerve-wracking rides, the dancing water fountain is here to calm everyone’s nerves. It’s a relaxing music show of water and laser dancing in harmony.
The result is a beautiful orchestra-tic performance. Located at the stage near the food court area, the dancing water shows will entertain visitors at 9 PM.
Batu Night Spectacular Opening Hours
BNS opens every day from 3 PM to 11 PM. On weekends, the closing hour is 12 PM.
|Batu Night Spectacular Opening Hours|
|Weekday||15:00 – 23:00|
|Weekend||15:00 – 24:00|
Batu Night Spectacular Entrance Fee
BNS has several options for ticketing at the same price for local and international visitors. A single regular ticket costs Rp35,0000 However, the regular ticket is not covering all rides on Batu Night Spectacular. For a cheaper option, visitors could opt for a pass ticket.
|Batu Night Spectacular Entrance Fee|
|*) Regular ticket includes the entrance fee and free entrance to Maze of Horror and the trick art gallery.|
|*))Pass Ticket includes all rides except Gokart|
Public facilities at Batu Night Spectacular (BNS) include toilets, minimarkets, and a parking lot. Food courts are available to cater to visitors’ needs for food and drink. For shopping, head for ‘Pasar Wisata’, a night market selling local products and souvenirs. A small medical clinic is ready just in case visitors do not feel well after a ride.
How To Get To Batu Night Spectacular
Tourists arriving from Malang railway station can rent a motorbike on a rental service that is plenty nearby the station. The rent fee is affordable at Rp60.000 for a day. Then follow this route to BNS: Malang – MT. Haryono Road – Tlogomas – Sengkaling – Diponegoro – Hasanudin – Oro-Oro Ombo Street. The journey takes approximately 45 minutes.
Using public transport, visitors either coming from the Arjosari bus terminal or the Malang railway station can take AL/ADL public van to Landungsari Terminal. Then change into BJL van heading to Batu City. Ask the driver to stop in front of BNS. The public transport minivan fare is Rp4.000 per trip.
Address & Location
Batu Night Spectacular is located in Jl. Hayam Wuruk No.1, Oro-Oro Ombo, Batu, East Java 65316.