Pesona Modern Water Boom in Kertak Hanyar Sub-District, Banjar Regency - Indonesia

Weekends and holidays become the best times when families and kids spend a good recreation. One of the most visited places is definitely a water boom. In this case, for those who live in Banjar Regency and nearby regions, they must have heard Pesona Modern Water Boom. It is located in Kertak Hanyar Sub-District and becomes the part of Banjarmasin City in Indonesia. To be exact, it resides in Pesona Modern residential area. Today, the site has been chosen as the best place to spend good times with families together (especially during weekends). So, what is in there?

The Nuance
Once arriving at Pesona Modern Water Boom, tourists may find various water rides and facilities. In terms of size, it is not quite wide but the site can accommodate lots of people. The most noticeable water ride is Twister Boom (having the height of approximately 15 meters). Not to mention there is the Slider Boom, having the height of 5 meters. This one is suitable for kids or those who are afraid of height. When it is about facilities, the best one is live music performed by a local band.

Exploring Pesona Modern Water Boom
Due to the popularity, the water boom has been visited by hundreds of people daily. The peak is definitely on the weekends and holidays. Most visitors are local families who want to enjoy a family recreation and relaxation. Sometimes, outsiders and foreigners come to the site as they want to try all water rides! According to the management, the place is also crowded before Ramadan. Thanks to the presence of 18 rides. The water boom never bores visitors.

The next reason why Pesona Modern Water Boom always gets visitors is the location. It is quite accessible and the location is near to the capital of South Kalimantan Province (Banjarmasin City). The site opens in the morning from 9 am to 7 pm. It is true that tourists should pay the ticket before entering the water boom. The fee even becomes pricier during weekends and big days. Have no worries. It is a worthy expense, as the water rides are quite amusing.

For first-timers, it is important to obey the rules when enjoying good times in Pesona Modern Water Boom. For example, it is prohibited to eat anything in the pools. Tourists are not even allowed to carry foods or drinks from outside! It is because the management has provided food stands inside. For parents with kids, they must supervise the children well. Also, it is recommended to use the shallow pools instead of the deep ones. Those are safer for kids, after all.

Nearby Attractions

  • Mini Vegetable Farm
  • Caramin Lake
  • Origami Park
  • Banjarmasin City
  • Sasaringan Craft Center

How to Get There
For those coming from Martapura City in Indonesia, their first destination is Kertak Hanyar Sub-District. Next, they should head to Pesona Modern residential area in Banjarmasin City. The whole trip may take about 60 minutes and the distance is 32.6 km. For a faster trip, tourists can take Ahmad Yani Street.

Where to Stay

  • Bambu Guesthouse
  • Bumi Banjar Hotel
  • Aston Banua Hotel

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