Many people do not have long holidays. They only have a day or two to spend for holidays. People who have long holidays are given more choice of how to spend their holidays. They will be able to go on a trip to other town, states or even countries.
However, it doesn’t mean that people who have shorter holiday will not be able to have some fun at their holidays. One of the choices that those people have is visiting a theme park. At theme park, they can play all day from morning till night. If you are close to Medan city, there is quite well known theme park. The theme park is called Green Hill City in Deli Serdang, North Sumatra.
Green Hill City is a theme park that is located in an elite housing area in Sibolangit district, North Sumatra. The theme park lies about 45 km from Medan city. It can be reached about 1 hour by car from Medan. The theme park is not only well known by the local citizens but also by the people in Sumatra.
Many foreign tourists also have known about the park. The theme park is not only famous for its facilities. It is also famous for its beautiful landscape where the theme park lies. People will not only be able to get some fun from the attractions available but also relax and enjoy the beautiful landscapes.
The Green Hill City theme park has so many attractions. It can be compared to Ancol Theme Park in Jakarta City. The attractions available here are roller coasters, huge Ferris wheel, 4D theater and many more. The track for the roller coaster is about 150 m. The visitors who love challenges should try to ride the roller coaster.
Families that are travelling with children do not need to worry. The theme park has special attractions for children that are grouped in a place named Toon Town. There, the children will be able to enjoy various attractions that are made for children only. The attractions that can be found there are mini Ferris wheel, Mini BomBom and ajut-ajut. Ajut-ajut is similar to a carrousel. The total of the attractions in Green Hill City theme park is fifteen attractions.
The entrance fee is much cheaper than theme parks in Java Island. In Green Hill City Deli Serdang, the visitors only need to pay $3.5 per person. By paying the entrance ticket, the visitors are free to enjoy all the rides and attractions. It is much cheaper than other big theme parks which usually set $7.5 for the entrance fee.
There are some ways to reach Green Hill City Theme Park. The foreign tourists will be able to go to Medan first by taking any flights having Polonia International Airport as its destination. From the airport, they can rent a car or ride a taxi.
Backpackers will be able to ride a bus from Pinang Baris bus station in Medan. They will be able to reach the park by boarding AKAD bus that heads to Sibolangit bus station. From the station, the visitors should boarda public transportation that heads to Grenn Hill City housing area in Sibolangit. The trip from Medan to the park will spend about $4.
There are many visitors who arrived at Medan at night. Thus, they will be able to visit Green Hill City in Deli Serdang in the following day. Visitors do not need to worry of where to spend the nights in Medan. There are so many lodges in Medan.
There are some choices for the visitors who want to spend the night in the hotels that cost less than $23. The hotels are Candi Hotel, Sultan Homestay, Garuda Chitra Hotel, Kesawan hotel, and Sulthan Darussalam Hotel. Wanting more expensive lodges, there are many hotels available. Aryaduta Hotel Medan starts the rate in $49.
Travelers Suite Hotel starts the room rate at $60. There are still mnay lodges available in medan such as Deli River Hotel, Emerald Graden Hotel, Sahid Hotel, HL Days Inn and many more.
The room rates vary from $15 to more than $112. The visitors who want to spend the night closer to Green Hill City Theme Park will be able to stay at The Hill Hotel and Resort Sibolangit. Te hotel offers the visitors many rooms that start from $33 to $41.
There are many souvenirs shops in Green Hill City Deli Serdang where the travelers will be able to have many kinds of souvenirs such as mugs, t-shirts, pins, bags and many more. The theme park operates daily.
However, in school holidays, national holidays and weekends, the theme park will be so crowded. Thus, the visitors who want to avoid the crowd are suggested to visit the theme park at weekdays.