Trip Planner:   Asia  /  Indonesia  /  Sumatra  /  West Sumatra  /  Bukittinggi  /  Sightseeing  /  Benteng Fort de Kock

Benteng Fort de Kock, Bukittinggi

2.1
#6 of 15 in Sightseeing in West Sumatra
Landmark Tourist Spot
Benteng Fort de Kock is located in Bukittinggi. To visit Benteng Fort de Kock and get the most from your holiday in Bukittinggi, create itinerary details personal to you using our Bukittinggi trip itinerary planner.
Create an itinerary including Benteng Fort de Kock
map
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
105 reviews
Google
4.2
TripAdvisor
  • There is not much of a fort to see. There are some good views to be had of the city. The place is clean and tidy which is unusual for Indonesia. I feel story for the animals in the zoo as their condit...  more »
  • Don't go there for the fort; it's disappointing. There is nothing much to see. But we were surprised that it held a small, decent zoo. We loved the sun bears and especially the gorgeous Sumatran tiger...  more »
  • Benteng ini dibuat Belanda untuk menghadapi perjuangan prajurit Tuanku Imam Bonjol Lokasi nya berada di Bikik Jirek, seberang Kebun Binatang Bukittinggi. Kebun binatang dengan benteng ini dihubungkan ...  more »
Google
  • Its a historic place where we can still see the fort. Fresh and clean air to enjoy the walk and sight seeing here...
  • Good place to visit. You can see bukit tinggi from upabove
  • 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
  • One of the historic sites in the city of Bukittinggi. The old fort of Dutch colonial relics.
  • Nice historical place..

Plan your trip to Bukittinggi

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Bukittinggi

With a decent smattering of luxury four-star hotels in Bukittinggi, those that way inclined can spend nights in supreme comfort and leisure. Though such options are costly compared to other more affordable hotels scattered around Bukittinggi, they cater especially to international tourists, aiming to make things as easy as possible with English-speaking staff and signs everywhere. The budget-friendly lodgings in the city also represent a good option for the weary traveler, offering a homely atmosphere in family-owned guesthouses and bed and breakfasts for a more authentic feel.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
TripAdvisor
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Plans in Bukittinggi by other users

4 days in Bukittinggi BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Bukittinggi & Padang BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: December, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Bukittinggi & Padang BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Padang & Bukittinggi BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Bukittinggi BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Raja Ampat, Java & West Sumatra BY A USER FROM HUNGARY February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Padang & Bukittinggi BY A USER FROM INDONESIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Indonesia, Bangkok & Myanmar BY A USER FROM HUNGARY December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Sumatra BY A USER FROM CHILE January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Bukittinggi & Pekanbaru BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in North Sumatra, Bukittinggi & Padang BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 6 days in Bukittinggi & Padang BY A USER FROM INDONESIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans