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Good, But No Maintenance

This place is nice for photo shooting and to know the historical places in Aceh, but there is... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Bangkok, Thailand
Nice Playground

Gunongan Park was built as a playground for the Princess Phang, the wife of Sultan Iskandar Muda... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jl. Teuku Umar, Baiturrahman, Banda Aceh 23125, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

This place is nice for photo shooting and to know the historical places in Aceh, but there is nothing here. Only this building and a little museum but it is not opened everyday.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MuhammadK2053
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Gunongan Park was built as a playground for the Princess Phang, the wife of Sultan Iskandar Muda. The gate keeper allowed us to enter the building and climb the stairs..beautiful!!! It is very close to Museum Tsunami.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank adenoerwenda
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Sultan Iskandar Muda, a famous ruler in Aceh history, married a princess from Pahang (Malaysia). At times, Princess Kamaliah felt homesick. The Sultan made her a replica of the mountains from her homeland. Gunongan Park offered her a personal space. A place to be alone....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank NatureTrekkersPJ
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Its one of the historical place in aceh... I have been told that exist Structure building was build for Princess one of the state empire on past time..

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Iman S
Reviewed 6 April 2017

If you like a glimpse of Aceh's Sultan Iskandar Muda history you might want to visit this place. Dedicated by the Sultan to his wife who was homesick,this was a pleasure garden which later become the tomb of the Sultan's daughter. What interesting from this...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Kartini Z
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Nothing to see much. Only monument and little bit history description about the place. Take pictures

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank faizah86
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This Place Had Some Story. Exactly One Story Telling Sultan Iskandar Muda (The Aceh King On That Time) Make The Pool And Park For Some Princess, Where The Front Picture You See Is A Gate Between A Castle And A Park. A Gate Is Making...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Hilman H
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Overall , this place is like a big park and some history to read about , other that that , not much can do .

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank RR1231
Reviewed 17 May 2016

This place is suitable for kids to play around. My nephew enjoyed it very much even the weather is hot.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank rinawazir
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

It's monument of love from the Sultan to his Wife. To go up the monument is a bit 'tricky'. Steps are huge and not easy to climb tough

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Sue-Samad
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