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the simbol of the city....

very beutiful simply architecture of surabaya simbol..... nice to see at the night, walk alone with... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Tuban, Indonesia
Just a Sightseeing Place

You cant do much in this landmark because it is located in the middle of the street. therefore its... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Yogyakarta Region, Indonesia
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17 Apr 2018
“the simbol of the city....”
31 Oct 2017
“Just a Sightseeing Place”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Jln. Panglima Sudirman, Surabaya 60271, Indonesia
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

very beutiful simply architecture of surabaya simbol..... nice to see at the night, walk alone with the sky

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Anugerah_08
Reviewed 1 November 2017

You cant do much in this landmark because it is located in the middle of the street. therefore its best to see this while you are riding past this monument

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank ValentinoEdward
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Bambu runcing monument is one of surabaya's historical monument. It's located in one of the busiest street at Surabaya. Not much you could do there except admiring it or taking selfie in front of it.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Fandra2206
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Bambu Runcing just a landmark in middle of Panglima Sudirman, one of Surabaya busy street. There is no bench to sit, no park to play or comfy place to take a photo. You can take a photo from across the monument. You should see it...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ayudeaa
Reviewed 14 June 2017

When Dutch occupied again in 1947, only in Surabaya, the people were challeged as heros with weapon only with sharp bamboo and finally we won the battle...for completer story you should visit Tigu Pahlawan museum and you will understand the meaning about sharp bamboo weapon....More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Dyana S
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

It is just a landmark, you can take a photo of it or with you in it but that's it. Not much you can do around here. It is located in main road so if you want to park your car, you can use the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank ms_ayu96
Reviewed 8 December 2016

It's just a walking distance from where my parents live, this is the center of Surabaya more or less. It's supposed to be the reminder for historical revolution movement back in 1945

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Alex I
Reviewed 28 July 2016

it's just a monument. nothing else. not even a proper place to take photos. Surabaya needs to think about how to more fully utilise these monuments.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank World_of_JT
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Great spot to take a pict. Although it is in the middle of way, but you can take this pict "whole" in side of way. I suggest you take a pict at night, cz many lamp brigthen here !

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank primmaramadhani
Reviewed 27 February 2016

When you go around the Surabaya downtown area, you will most likely pass by this monument. It's a good monument to remind all Indonesians about the heroic value from the past, that bambu runcing (sharpened bamboo) once used by the Indonesians to fight of the...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Ricky S
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