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Tourist place closest to the city of Gorontalo

A very affordable tourist spot away from the city center. can be reached by taxi online (only 30k... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rahayu K
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Jakarta, Indonesia
Worth a visit for the view

The fort is certainly worth seeing as part of your exploration of Gorontalo given its location and... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
stuffmatters
via mobile
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very affordable tourist spot away from the city center. can be reached by taxi online (only 30k rupiahs) or traditional bentor (around 50k rupiahs). Highly recommended for travelers who do not have much time while in town.

Thank Rahayu K
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

The fort is certainly worth seeing as part of your exploration of Gorontalo given its location and spectacular views over Lake Limboto and the surrounding Mountains. The fort is a small 16th century Portuguese fort so go for the view not the fort!

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The fort is so-so.it's in the city gorontalo.facing to limboto lake which becomes more land than a lake.visit in the morning or in late afternoon.

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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Family of 5 stuck in Gorontallo We looked for a cultural activity and decided to visit the fortress Well it was quick but not really heart-taking Take the stairs full of goat excrements to go down back to the security checkpoint to get an opportunity...More

Thank EricFeddal
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This Fortress is located about 10 kilometer from Gorontalo. It is built on top of the hill. The construction was unique and from the top we can see the Limboto lakes and sorrounding villages.

Thank Darnel-HDI
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This is nice place for you who like sunset and enjoy take some picture. You can get a great picture around 5-6 pm here, that time is before a golden time here. And you can see limboto lake from this place

Thank Yusta Wetri H
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This place located not too far away from the Jalaludin Airport so it is worth to visit on your way to the airport before you catch your flight home. It is a Portuguese fort, still pretty much in good shape. We can choose to walk...More

Thank claudia_winata
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Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The view is stunning but the fort itself is 4 towers. We got a Tuk tuk from the mall all the way to the fort and back for 50k ird... 20 min drive.

Thank Frank B
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

It has 3 main fortress location just nearby, easily access and located near the city center. The place is clean and has descriptions of the history of the place. One thing that i like is the cleanliness of the place considering some fortress in Indonesia...More

Thank christine_pepah
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with a friend after a workshop. It is located not far from the city area, around half an hour by car. There are 3 ancient fortresses in the location. We can reach right in front of one of the fortresses by car. The...More

Thank Ellen P
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