City Guide Palembang, Indonesia - Activities and Food

City Guide Palembang, Indonesia - Activities and Food, Palembang, Indonesia (B)

Have you heard about Palembang? It is a great city in Sumatra, Indonesia, where you can do plenty of things and eat delicious local food. It is a city on the island of Sumatra that is not yet discovered by mass-tourism. Palembang is the capital of the South Sumatra province and is definitely worth a visit. When I was living in Bali, I visited a friend in Palembang and we did some sightseeing together. This city guide will describe more about Palembang, what to do and where to eat.

Palembang is not only a capital, but also the second largest city on the island of Sumatra. It is located next to the Musi River and has a lot of local food specialities. The city is especially known for the Ampera bridge and the many cultural things you can do.

Palembang has it’s own airport; Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport. Different airlines are flying to the airport like; SilkAir, Jetstar and AirAsia.

You can also travel by bus to Palembang. There is a bus connection with the other main cities of Sumatra like; Jambi, Padang, Pekanbaru, Medan and Lampung. There is also a bus connection from Jakarta to Palembang (via ferry). ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: City Guide Palembang, Indonesia - Activities and Food
Guide Location: Indonesia » Palembang
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Daphne Van Der Pol
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Ampera Bridge
  • Great Mosque of Palembang
  • Benteng Kuto Besak
  • Bukit Siguntang
  • Monpera Monument
  • Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Museum
  • Island Kemaro
  • Pasar Cinde
  • Masjid Cheng Ho Mosque
  • Palembang Square Mall
  • Museum Negeri Sumatera Selatan
  • Forest Park Punti Kayu