Monumen Perjuangan Rakyat - MONPERA, Balikpapan

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State Park Monument
Depicting three soldiers trying to raise a flag, Monumen Perjuangan Rakyat - MONPERA symbolizes the bravery of the Balikpapan people in their struggle for Indonesian independence. The monument commemorates the resistance efforts against both Dutch and Japanese occupancy. Traditional shows are held on a nearby stage during special occasions. On non-event days, you can through the surrounding garden, take in the views of the sandy beach, or take a dip and cool down in the water. To visit Monumen Perjuangan Rakyat - MONPERA on your holiday in Balikpapan, and find out what else Balikpapan has to offer, use our Balikpapan vacation route planner.
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  • I came to visit this monument only to find out that the statue is missing. However, there are a lot of seafood restaurant to do lunch.  more »
  • Visited the monument becos of the picture showed in the internet, once i stepped in there was no statues at all. please put it back. the park itself already beautiful with lots of flowers and by the b...  more »
  • Maintained well. Always seem to be a few people around. Often food vendors in the area too. Interesting to read up on the history before you see it.  more »