Benteng Fort de Kock, Bukittinggi

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  • October 4, 2017
    benteng ini merupakan salah satu peninggalan orang belanda sebelum kalah melawan jepang., disana bisa melihat meriam2 buatan belanda sebagai alat penembak musush dr jauh., kita bisa jg mencoba nya lo....  more »
  • September 29, 2017
    Zoo is better than in Lonely Planet, but old-fashioned. Little of the fort to see more.
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  • September 20, 2017
    Fort de Kock was built by the Dutch to safeguard the city being attacked by the enemy. There is an entrance fee of Rupiah 15,000 (for locals) and Rupiah 20,000 (for foreigners). It is a small fee cons...  more »
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  • July 15, 2017
    Its a historic place where we can still see the fort. Fresh and clean air to enjoy the walk and sight seeing here...
  • July 14, 2017
    Good place to visit. You can see bukit tinggi from upabove
  • July 6, 2017
    This is historical place, at the past time this place is a forthes, nowday this place good for picnic, walking, or only find fresh air
  • April 24, 2017
    One of the historic sites in the city of Bukittinggi. The old fort of Dutch colonial relics.
  • July 7, 2017
    Nice historical place..

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