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Benteng Somba Opu, Makassar

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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  • Benteng ini terletak di pinggiran kota Makassar, bisa menggunakan taksi, gojek, maupun angkutan umum kode B. di tempat ini juga terdapat rumah-rumh adat Sulawesi Selatan. 
  • Benteng ini adalah benteng terluas dibandingan dengan benteng Rotterdam namun sangat disayangkan kurangnya perhatian dari instansi terkait dengan ada beberapa rumah adat yang mulai rusak. Benteng ini ...  read more »
  • Somba Opu was until the 17th century the huge Castle where the palaces of the Sultan of Makassar. After this sultan in 1669 his wars with the DUTCH EAST INDIA COMPANY finally lost, it had to be broken off of the Dutch fort. Part ercvan is now restored, so you can get a good impression of the fort. A few years ago tried to create a kind of cultural park of the fort-inside his houses in all kinds of styles from all over South Sulawesi (Toraja, Makassar, Buginees ...). The plans, however, are a little stranded. It is therefore a good place to wander around a bit and the archaeological remains and the houses. However, not as cultural park expect too much of it.
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