Ampera Bridge in Palembang

Palembang On The Musi River

Palembang, the second largest town on Sumatra after¬†Medan,¬†was once the celebrated seat of the rich and powerful Srivijaya kingdom, that for more than three centuries – from the 9th to the 11th century – reigned supreme over the Sumatra seas up to and including the strategic Straits of Malacca. Srivijaya was then known as the[…]

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Musi River, Palembang

Musi River Tour, Explore Palembang

You will find something missing if you visit Palembang without taking a Musi River tour. This famous river is the longest in Sumatra at 750 kilometers long. Taking the Musi River tour is a must for visitors who wish to know the Palembang of the past. Long ago, the native population in Palembang lived along[…]

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