Looking for a water sport place in Medan? You can visit Pantai Cermin Themepark situated 55 kilometers from Medan. Known as the earliest water themepark in North Sumatra, you can enjoy different kinds of water activities and sports with a reasonably priced entrance ticket. Several hotels and restaurants are available for people wanting to stay overnight to dine.
Typically called Cermin Beach, this wonderful place offers many interesting sights and activities. There are bird shows, lots of swimming pools, white sand beach and the vast coconut and cacao plantation lined along the beach. Your eyes will be filled with many things to explore and discover. In addition, plenty of foreign and local tourists come to this place as it is a famous holiday destination.
Besides the water, several exciting attractions are found inside the themepark such as the Mini-Zoo and the Bird Park, which contains different types of animals such as peacocks, black cockatoo, golden phasant, parrot and 500 other bird species. Also spotted here are deer, monkey and kangaroos. Other games offered inside are shooting water, water layer, water slides and pipes, and shower. Perhaps the most thrilling is the Water Castle with the criss-cross waters moving up upon entering the castle. The swimming pools are also sheltered with a canopy and umbrella so kids are protected from the sun. The most recent pool attractions in the park are the Flying Fox and Lazy Pool.
Since it is fronting a magnificent beach view, one can relax while feeling the cool breeze from the sea. You can also unwind with the in-house spa and sauna. If you are looking for extreme water sports activities, there are a number of water sport equipments available. Amongst the water adventures to try are the banana boat, jet skis, speed boat, kayak and fishing boat. Indeed, Pantai Cermin Themepark is an exotic place for everyone to enjoy. People from all ages, from kids to adults, can fully enjoy their stay in this water theme park.
If you want to stay overnight, you can check-in at Pantai Cermin Resort Hotel with its 45 first-rate guestrooms complete with personal amenities. Guestroom features include coffee maker, TV, Internet access, telephone, mini-bar and 24-hour room service. To satisfy your gastronomic Indonesian food cravings, several nearby fine restaurants are available include Andaman Seafood Restaurant, Sandy Beach Restaurant and Bistro Café.
Organized by the Malaysia Investor and Local Government, it is open from Monday to Sunday except Tuesday. The park is open from 11.00 until 18.00 during Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. On weekends, it is extended for two hours so visitors can stay for a longer time. Entrance tickets from Monday to Friday cost Rp 20,000 for kids and Rp40,000 for adults while during Saturday, Sunday and public holidays, there is an additional Rp20,000. To get to Pantai Cermin Themepark, you can ride a taxi or rent a car, which is the most recommended way to reach the park. If you choose to take a chartered car for one day (inclusive gasoline and driver cost), you’ll pay around Rp300k to 400k.