HomeBlogs Port of Gresik Gresik traditional port is about 6 mil from Tanjung Perak Surabaya Port.
Gresik port is crowded port of business activities and transportation.
Gresik port has known as inter island port and as park place for many
boat from Kalimantan, Celebes and Papua that bring woods.
important history of the older Islam religion in Java Island has been
beginning in this port. Its location is near to Gresik Town Square,
about 1 km to east direction, through Jl. Dr. Setiabudi. According to
Giant Anchor Monument in Gresik port gateway lettered – Since 1389
Gresik Port began to exist, which then called Bandar Agung as Nyai Ageng
Pinatih command. Nyai Ageng Pinatih is Joko Samudro’s (baby that she
found in sea) stepmother. Joko Samudra nickname is Raden Paku or known
as Sunan Giri, one of Wali Songo member, old Islam spreader in Java.
There are two graves of Wali Songo member in Gresik, that is Sunan Giri
and Sunan Malik Ibrahim.