Pasar Ikan Hias Sumenep or Sumenep Ornamental Fish Market is another alternative place to go on a weekend, if you want to have some fun without ever going to the mall. And the location is still in the middle of the Jakarta. If you are a lover of ornamental fish, it would not be wrong if one day you visited Ornamental Fish Market, located in the Garden of Tourism or Taman Pariwisata, Jl. Sumenep, Jakarta Pusat/Central Jakarta. Sumenep Ornamental Fish Market sells various kinds of ornamental fish from sea water and fresh water. Not only fish, you may also see other aquatic animals such as turtles, snails, starfish, seahorses, baby sharks, various types of water plants and the colorful coral reefs.
In addition to selling water plants and animals, Sumenep Fish Market also sells other things related to fish such as medicine for fish, aquariums, fish food, rocks, and there are services offering care of the sick fish. You could also ask a variety of questions about fish or fish care, because the sellers in this market are very friendly and willing to give a variety of information about fish and fish care.
If you do not have an aquarium to maintain fishes, do not hesitate to buy an aquarium and if necessary, request that the seller to make a nice decoration for your aquarium. The fish traders here also do not mind if we just look around and not interested to by anything.
How to get here (see the route map):
From Juanda / Gondangdia / Cikini go to platform 2 and take the Red Line/Blue Line heading to Bekasi/Depok/Bogor and stop at Manggarai. Go to platform 5 and take the Yellow Line heading to Angke/Jatinegara and stop at Sudirman. Take a 5 minutes walk to the northeast
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