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Japanese Cave, Bukittinggi
(3.2/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
Dug during World War II, Japanese Cave contains a system of tunnels once used as a defensive camp for Indonesian slave workers and Japanese soldiers. Discover dimly lit tunnels with rooms for military barracks, ammunition storage, martial court, kitchen, prison, and more. Consider visiting with a tour guide to get the full story behind each room's history and hear about a dramatic event that led to the deaths of nearly 3,000 Japanese troops. Work out when and for how long to visit Japanese Cave and other Bukittinggi attractions using our handy Bukittinggi itinerary planner.
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  • Malaysia open tunnel under the Valley of rust have been associated with the panorama Park part Keating there Japan Indonesia people by the Japanese colonial era, forced servitude in this mobilization is threaded in the old days most notably used in the deep and wide tunnel remains the longest cave trail
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  • Nilai sejarahnya bagus, cuma kurang di kemas dg baik. Ruang2 di dlm goa banyak ditutup dan penunjuk jalan dlm goa kurang jelas sehingga cukup membingungkan. Bukittinggi keren 
  • Tunnel is built like a maze, pay the local guide for 20.000rp/person and you will get a more thorough explanation about the history and construction information. If not you will just be wandering in a...  more »