Manado is located in Indonesia’s Northern Sulawesi Province. It’s very far from the rest of Indonesia, and is a great access point for some of the surrounding islands, which is often what travelers to this city prefer to do. Manado is served by Sam Ratulangi International Airport
, which serves flights from domestic and regional carriers.
Manado is a great gateway to the famous marine attractions of Bunaken Island, which is where the popular diving and snorkeling destination of Bunaken National Marine Park
. There are several hotels scattered around Bunaken Island, ranging from luxury seaside resorts to modest guesthouses all ready to cater to the diving enthusiasts and vacation goers of this area.
In the middle of Manado’s China Town neighborhood is Kienteng Ban Hian Kiong
, which, built during the ancient Chinese Qing Dynasty, is the oldest Chinese temple in all of Manado. The temple is the central focus of China Town and is a popular destination among tourists and locals who go to this area for unique shopping and dining options.
Find out where all the remaining hotels, attractions, and must-see destinations of Manado are located by exploring the interactive map on this page.