Hop aboard a pedi-cab and enjoy a day soaking in the art and culture of Probolinggo. First, ride past City Square, a favourite with local residents before stopping at the colourful and quaint Red Church. Built by the Dutch in the 19th century, the church is home to a Bible that dates back to the 16th century. Next, gain insight into the city’s 700-year-old history with a visit to the Probolinggo Museum. After a dance demonstration and snacks move on to a traditional market. Here, you’ll find locals shopping for vegetables, fruits, ox meat, fish, herbs, rice, sugar, and more. Witness the centuries-old art from of batik with a visit to one of the oldest batik design centre in Probolinggo. Back on the pedi-cab journey to the resplendent 142-year-old Chinese Temple, which is known locally as Sumber Naga Temple. Finally, your pedi-cab will return you to your waiting ship.
Don’t forget your camera!
Enjoy a light snack at the Probolinggo Museum.
To make your day as enjoyable as possible, please wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and SPF30+ or higher factor sunscreen. Make sure to bring bottled water.