Paotere Harbor, Makassar

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Conveniently located just a 15-minute becak ride north of the city center, Paotere Harbor represents a bustling hub of seaside and fishing activity. Survey the locally built, famed Bugis ships, which dock here throughout the day and watch as they load and unload goods. Together with the locals working the fisheries, these ships provide a valuable insight into the day-to-day business of the area. Walk down the dock to visit a variety of stalls; head south to experience the vibrant fish market. Make Paotere Harbor a centerpiece of your Makassar vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Makassar travel route planner .
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  • Also known as Pelabuhan Paotere in Indonesian language, this working port is located approximately 4km north of the city centre. Here you can find a large port where Bugis sailing ships berth. A pleth...  more »
  • Place of delivery of the goods by ship type of Ferry. Be a great place to catch the sunset for a photographer.
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  • Makassar as a port city since collonial era is famous with their big cargo phinisi ship that copy the blueprint master of a schooner. During kingdom era the main harbour of Gowa Kingdom is located nea...  more »
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