Kemaro Island, Palembang

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Visit Kemaro Island, a popular recreation area and leisure spot in the middle of the Musi river. Check out the imposing nine-story Chinese pagoda, a colorful structure dominating the island. Pay a visit to the "Tree of Love" dedicated to a legend about the tragic love story between a Chinese prince and an Indonesian princess: locals believe the tree brings luck to couples who carve their names into the trunk. Complete your visit with a boat trip around island and enjoy the stunning views of the surroundings. Put Kemaro Island on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Palembang trip planner.
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  • The iconic thing about Pulo Kemaro is the Pagoda. There are two ways to go to Pulo Kemaro. First is using speed boat at Jembatan Ampera. It costs you about 400-500k/boat. And the second one is by usin...  more »
  • a picturesque historical attractions in the city of Palembang, reached by boat. the pagoda is the attraction of the dry apart from the history of the formation of the island the drought
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  • From palembang we have to go to harbour to go to Kemaro Island. There are few choice to get there..you could rent slow boat, fast boat. My group prefer the fast boat which offer only 30 minutes from h...  more »
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