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Benteng Kuto Besak

Musi River Side, Palembang, Indonesia
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Great shopping area within Benteng Kuto Besak

We did not enter the place as it was mentioned by other tourist who wrote the review that the place... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
Kathy L
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Singapore, Singapore
Good Hangout

Shalom. This place very nice to us when we want to hangout with our friends. Many people play in... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
Rendiwij
via mobile
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good42%
  • Average38%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Sep 5, 2017
“Great shopping area within Benteng Kuto Besak”
Aug 2, 2017
“IS NOW OCCUPIED ONLY FOR THE LOCAL ARMY”
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Musi River Side, Palembang, Indonesia
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We did not enter the place as it was mentioned by other tourist who wrote the review that the place is used for army training. We saw many officers and the place is safely guarded by guards too. However, we took pictures of the word...More

Thank Kathy L
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Shalom. This place very nice to us when we want to hangout with our friends. Many people play in this place. We can see Musi river and Ampera Bridge from this place. When we go in this place, please keep your bag and other. Thanks....More

Thank Rendiwij
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

This Historical Fort was once the most visited place for tourists. For its history and location which is next from the Musi River, you can see clearly the Ampera Bridge, the icon of Palembang.

Thank BartasanWauran
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

I am a historical places lover, so I used to love visiting historical building like fortress and palaces. I did expected to find old beautiful fort with the stories of it and the ambiance of Indonesian struggle for independence. But, I did not find it...More

Thank Dwi A
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Benteng Kuto Besak Fort on the Musi River is an old Dutch fort that has historical significance from that colonial era. Still used by the Indonesian military so therefore not accessible for visits, is still worth a few photos whilst wandering around the area near...More

1  Thank Terry L
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

This place is located near the City Hall of Palembang. It can be easily accessed. It is not so special but if uou passed by you may make a stop.

Thank Darnel-HDI
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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

The place situated by the main river of Palembang, so....on other side so get to take pictures of this 'Benteng', and on thr other.... The river (*it's just okay though. It is a good place to hang out with little kids though. Big space for...More

Thank nina_asti
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

This place is just like a big house, not even look like a castle, it use by government as military office.

Thank wati m
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

one of historical place at palembang. today is not a museum or a tourist spot, but became army hospital. walking distance to ampera bridge, musi river shuttle to kamaro island

Thank Reza S
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Only enjoy the view from the outside cuz we arrive there pretty late in the afternoon. It's good to know but they should clean up the surrounding.

Thank AdelinE26_02
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