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A Must See Spot in Palembang

This place should be a very good, instagramable spot. However, the road to get there is awful. They... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Prima N
Holy Quran form wood

a quite far from palembang city centre, about 45 minutes drive by car or motorcycle, the location... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2018
Batam, Indonesia
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The biggest Al-Qur'an in the world.
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Outskirt of normal tourist area. Road to go there not maintained. Narrow and frequent by heavy vehicles. Tonnes of potholes. The place itself is under renovation. Not disabled friendly and a bit dusty. The attraction is merely verses of Quran crafted on huge piece of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

This place should be a very good, instagramable spot. However, the road to get there is awful. They can polish it a little bit to make it better.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Prima N
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

This place was in a pesantren located 35 minutes from palembang city center. Actually lower our expectation. The road to this place also quite broken. Called alquran al akbar coz its hanging the quran on the big wall on the corner. For entering this place...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 28, 2018

The road towards this place needs repairs...lots of potholes. The place is beautiful with the carved Quranic verses. However, the place is dusty (shoes off at the entrance) and I feel the Ministry of Culture should look into the maintenance of this place to attract...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank MizzieLavendar
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

It's a very good idea to carve the holy Qur'an on solid woods without compromising the authenticity and true writing of the holy Qur'an. However the museum needs more space as what they display is just half of the Qur'an. It would also be good...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2018

a quite far from palembang city centre, about 45 minutes drive by car or motorcycle, the location beside of hermitage of moslem and the road still not permanent, the place is good for photo shoot and read Quran for bigger alphabet.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank wahyuw734
Reviewed December 30, 2017

(Aug2017) Each panel is one storey high. It is in a very rural place. Luckily, we now have Google maps, so it is not a problem to find it (small village roads). Also, with the ride sharing apps (Grab, Uber & Gojek) it is not...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank FrancisTLim
Reviewed November 15, 2017

I'm a Palembangs, but until Nov 4, 2017 I just visit this place... This Al-Qur'an Al-Akbar is realy the best of hand made by the moslem people in Palembang. It take not a short time to finish the work.... So I realy advise especially for...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank NanangKaka
Reviewed July 13, 2017

I went there with 2 friends. We've already planned it few times but always cancelled at the very injury time. And believe it or not, it's not in Saudi Arabia. It's in Palembang, South Sumatera, Indonesia. And what I amazed for. With only 5.000,00 rupiah...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank arestullah
Reviewed May 14, 2017

Visited this place as a side trip to various places along the Musi River in Palembang, and quite an interesting modern structure. A local rich guy has spent the money to build a structure that houses half (currently) the Quaran on large rotatable wooden tablets....More

Date of experience: April 2017
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