Medan is a booming city and capital of North Sumatra, Indonesia. The city is an economic hub and commercial centre for the surrounding area. Medan is the largest city in Sumatra Island, which has attracted residents from all over Indonesia as well as the world to come and occupy it. Due to its ethnic diversities, Medan is well-known for scrumptious, delectable culinary spots, that attracts many visitors seeking authentic Indonesian cuisine. The city is unlike any other as it boasts numerous attractions for visitors who love understanding culture and heritage, as well as nature lovers. Medan is one of the most frequented cities in Indonesia by tourists and locals alike as it is a melting pot of all things from delicious food to relaxing spas and even thrilling theme parks.
The best time to visit Maumere is during April, May and June, which are the warmest months and there is less rainfall, perfect for those looking forward to venturing around town and do outdoor activities. However, these months are a peak time for tourists to visit the city. Ultimately, the weather in Medan stays consistently warm and humid throughout the year, so visitors are free to come at any time of the year with no worries. However, visitors are advised to avoid the big public holidays while planning their trip to Medan as all reasonable accommodations options get filled by that time.
Ninoy Aquino International Airport – The Ninoy Aquino International Airport is an international airport serving Manila and its surrounding cities. It is also known as NAIA by locals. The airport is located along the border between the cities of Pasay and Parañaque. The distance between this airport to the nearest town in the south of Manila and southwest of Makati is about 7 kilometres. The airlines that operate in this airport are AirAsia Philippines, Cebgo, Cebu Pacific, PAL Express, and Philippine Airlines. This airport consists of four different terminals. Ninoy Aquino International Airport has many interesting shops and eateries within the airport so you can shop or dine in while waiting for the plane to arrive or depart. To go in and out of the airport is easy because there are many types of transportation available in Ninoy Aquino International Airport for the visitors.
Kualanamu International Airport – Kualanamu International Airport is an international airport serving Medan, Indonesia. The airport is located in Deli Serdang regency, 23 kilometres east of downtown Medan. The airport is new as compared to Medan’s other airport, Polonia International Airport and was built to serve Medan’s tourism growth. The airport is quite large and is open 24 hours. It has an airport hotel named Horison Sky Kualanamu. The airport can be reached via the Kualanamu Airport Rail Link. The train route runs from Medan Main Station beside the Merdeka Square and provides the fastest way to reach the airport, taking only 30 minutes. Visitors can also go to and from the airport by bus and taxis, which can be found at the airport. Car rental services are also available there. Visitors can get local sim cards in the airport.
Medan has a tropical climate. The temperature generally stays within the comfortable, warm range of 20 to 30 degree Celsius. It also rains almost all throughout the year but is especially heavier during the autumn and winter months of September and December. Therefore, visitors are advised to visit Medan during the drier season to go on outdoor activities around the city. However, humidity is predominant even during the winter months in Medan. The rain falls regularly, but it usually does not stay all day long and would not be a barrier for visitors to roam around the city. May to September is considered as the dry season. The city generally has hot and humid weather but the least humid month is June and the most humid month is December.