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Fort Marlborough, Bengkulu

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Built in the 18th century by the East India Company, Fort Marlborough once served as an English defensive structure, considered one of the strongest in this part of the world. Pick up a free guidebook at the entrance of the thick walls and tour the jail, ammunition storage, army housing, and an underground tunnel. Be sure to head up to the top floor for views of the Indian Ocean, and keep your eyes peeled for a few cannons still stationed there. For extra details on the attraction, consider visiting with an English-speaking guide. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Fort Marlborough by using our Bengkulu tour planner.
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  • Tempat bersejarah yang banyak di kunjungi oleh warga setempat dan wisatawan. Tempat ini menjadi lokasi yang banyak orang gunakan buat refresing khususnya di sore hari.Jika ada ke Bengkulu jangan lupa ...  more »
  • Kalau lihat benteng ini dari ketinggian, bentuknya mirip kura kura.. bentengnya bersih.. terawat. Semoga semua tmpt bersejarah di Indonesia dpt terjag  more »
  • Cant believe it is exsisted !! An awesome historical fortress that ever build. Guess british was so smart  more »