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Benteng Kuto Besak, Palembang
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A 17th-century fortress strategically created as an island in itself Benteng Kuto Besak, stands bordered by four rivers. The white stronghold represents a legacy of the Palembang Darussalam Sultanate, the Dutch colonial that reigned between the 16th and 19th centuries. Originally built as a defensive fort, the fortress still looks down over the rivers below and is operated by the military. While you can't access the fortress itself, you can walk the length of its high white walls and enjoy the vantage point of the famous Ampera Bridge nearby. Take a look at our Palembang vacation builder to schedule your visit to Benteng Kuto Besak and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Benteng Kuto Besak merupakan tembok yang menyerupai benteng militer. Tidak bisa masuk ke dalam karena masih aktif digunakan sebagai markas TNI, jadi hanya bisa photo didepannya saja. Di depannya terda...  more »
  • one of historical place at palembang. today is not a museum or a tourist spot, but became army hospital. walking distance to ampera bridge, musi river shuttle to kamaro island 
  • Seen from the outside, so it does not put in as it is. Therefore, invisible fence only. Well, I don't know. Had a lot of young people taking a photo outside alone was rather impressive.
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  • Tempat event2 besak dirayo ke, lokasi pinggir sungai musi, latar jembatan ampera, jajanan banyak, (paling banyak mie tektek) 😂 bjual hape boleh dapet dr mano2, dan surgo para pengamen se palembang anget, jgn lp bawa receh klo ksini😄
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