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Ampera Bridge

Address: Jl Sultan Mahmud Badarudin, Palembang, Indonesia
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Ranked #2 of 15 Attractions in Palembang
Type: Bridges, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Bridges, Sights & Landmarks

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English first
Pekanbaru, Indonesia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We sail on a boat under the bridge, quite an experience. You can see the local who lives nearby the river and still utilize the river as their essential water supply. A very interesting trip to learn about the local/

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Palembang, Indonesia
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102 reviews 102 reviews
47 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

this bridge full historic. Mr.Soekarno got inspired this bridge to remind for 5 days and nights war in Palembang. This bridge so helpfull for Palembang citizen....Ampera bridge is the longest bridge in Indonesia....from the bridge we can see very outstanding view central city of Palembang especially in the night.... see the Musi River too. Long the Musi river the government... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

a lots of attraction and floating restaurant too.. surround also other history building from Dutch colonial

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Alor Setar, Malaysia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

A scenic view of the bridge. The word AMPERA itself in Bahasa Indonesia should be explored and understood its real meaning. By then your trip is not complete without trying to understand its meaning. You should travel to and fro to get the feel of it.

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Bali, Indonesia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

best place to view are on night fall, or close to the bridge, with the light it amazing to see, food stall and other jajanan pasar, sea food and other are available on bridge side market

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The bridge it self is still iconic for Indonesian people as it was build and archichectured by its own first president,Soekarno. But dispite quite potentially attractive it is not well managed. The bank is dirty, the vicinity is slum. Be aware from pickpocket ing.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Musi River and Ampera Bridge vicinity are potentially interesting attraction of its tradidionally activities, culinaries ..etc bit not welldone managed. Dirty..difficult to find public facilities. Be carefull with pickpocket targeting foreigners..

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Depok, Jawa Barat, Indonesia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Went there several times. Best scenery at night with the lights and all. Lots of people hanging around and some local food stall. When I went there at night, the wind is strong so that many kids (and adults) playing kite.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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152 reviews 152 reviews
55 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Ampera Bridge is the main bridge crossing the Musi River. Its length is more than 1000 meters. It connects the city center in the north with the south part of the city. This bridge is the Icon and used as the logo of Palembang city.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

One of the grandest bridges in indonesia, which is an icon of palembang. A popular site among the locals for an evening stroll. This bridge is a nice spot for photo taking. Considering that this is a landmark of palembang, i'd suggest the local government to pay special attention to security in the area. It was crowded with locals while... More 

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