Benteng Kuto Besak

Kuto Besak Fortress is the building of the palace in the eighteenth century and it became the center of the Sultanate of Palembang . It took approximately 17 years to build Besak Kuto which was officially opened on Monday on February 21, 1797. The Fortress stands in strategic location overlooking the beautiful River Musi. At night time, the atmosphere will be more dramatic. Light from a row of lights yellow garden creates reflections on the surface of the river.