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UPTD TPKS Gelar Tour De Museum Sriwijaya

#Perkenalkan Website dan Media Sosial Resmi Palembang-Dalam rangka memperingati hari Museum Indonesia yang bertepatan tanggal 12 Oktober 2017, UPTD Taman Purbakala Kerajaan Sriwijaya (TPKS), Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata Provinsi Sumatera Selatan bersama Komunitas Rumah Budaya mengadakan kegiatan Tour De Museum … Continue reading



Pentingnya Digital Media Untuk Publikasi Bisnis

Palembang – Diera digital saat ini, mau tidak mau disegala aspek kehidupan harus pula menyesuaikan diri dengan kedigitalisasian, terlebih pada bidang usaha dan berproduktifitas. Dikatakan oleh Exclusive Trainer Mark Plus, Bidang Pemasaran, Iyan Radiana, didunia bisnis sangat membutuhkan digital media. … Continue reading



Jelajah Museum Balaputera Dewa

Palembang – Komunitas Rumah Budaya dengan Narasumber Budayawan Yudhie Syarofie melakukan Jelajah Museum Balaputera Dewa Palembang, Sabtu (07/09/2017). Jelajah Museum ini sendiri diikuti oleh 30 peserta. DIpandu oleh Yudhie Syarofie, Jelajah Museum ini mengitari seisi pandang Museum yang terletak di Jalan … Continue reading



Kontes Bonsai Nasional 2017

Palembang  – Anting Putri, namanya mengingatkan pada aksesori perempuan, anting-anting. Tanaman jenis ini paling ideal untuk dibuat bonsai. Bunganya yang mungil dan menggantung cantik, bunga putihnya juga akan terlihat lebih dominan sehingga menarik perhatian. Anting Putri ini terlihat pada  Pameran … Continue reading



Gubernur Terima Sertifikat Warisan Tak Benda

Jakarta – Gubernur Sumatera Selatan H Alex Noerdin menerima langsung sertifikat warisan tak benda Indonesia di Gedung Kesenian Jakarta, Rabu (4/10). Gubernur menerima sertifikat ini karena Sumatera Selatan dinilai sebagai daerah yang memiliki begitu luar biasa banyak warisan tak bendanya. … Continue reading



Alex Noerdin Buka WICSF 2017 Palembang

Palembang- Gubernur Sumatera Selatan Alex Noerdin resmi membuka kegiatan  Wonderful Indonesia Culinary and Shopping Festival (WICSF) 2017 diselenggarakan Asosiasi Pengelola Pusat Belanja Indonesia (APPBI) Dewan Perwakilan Daerah Sumatera Selatan di Atrium Palembang Icon Mall, Rabu (27/9/2017). Festival tersebut diselenggarakan serentak di … Continue reading



Lifestyle Halal Merebak, Sumsel Harus Cepat Ambil Potensi Wisata Halal

Palembang – Halal sudah menjadi lifestyle (gaya hidup) kekininan saat ini. Halal yang sudah menjadi kewajiban bagi umat muslim dalam pandangan berkehidupannya ini sudah banyak pula di terapkan sebagai gaya hidup di negara-negara mayoritas non muslim. Hal ini di kemukakan … Continue reading



Sumsel Fokus Gaet Wisatawan Asia Tenggara

Palembang – Geliat Pariwisata Sumsel di pasar Asia Tenggara dirasakan masih kurang mendapatkan respon yang baik. Meski sudah ada pergerakannya untuk menggaet wisatawan Asia Tenggara namun masih kalah d banding dengan negara Asean lainnya. Hal ini di kemukakan oleh Asisten … Continue reading



Achmad Algan Dan Mutiara Putri Zulfiah, Putra Putri Sriwijaya Sumsel 2017

Palembang – Achmad Algan perwakilan dari Palembang dan Mutiara Putri Zulfiah dari Musi Banyuasin terpilih sebagai Putra Putri Sriwijaya 2017. Keduanya menjadi yang terbaik dari 40 finalis lainnya pada Grand Final Pemilihan Putra Putri Sriwijaya 2017 di Ballroom Hotel Aryaduta Palembang, … Continue reading



42 Finalis PPS 2017 Unjuk Bakat di OPI Mall

Palembang – Hari kedua pemilihan Putra Putri Sriwijaya (PPS) 2017 dimulai dengan pemberian materi Kepariwisataan oleh Zainal Arifin, SE, MM dan “healthy skin” oleh dr. Indah Permata, Sp. KK. Kegiatan ini diadakan di hotel OPI Indah, Sabtu (10/09/2017) Setelah makan … Continue reading



Putra Putri Sriwijaya 2017 Mulai Ikuti Karantina

Palembang – Hari pertama pemilihan Putra Putri Sriwijaya tahun 2017 diisi dengan pemberian materi english public speaking oleh Dr. Rita Indrawati, M.Pd, etika dan kepribadian oleh Devy Bayumi dan Budaya Sumatera Selatan oleh Yudhy Syarofie. Mulai hari jumat 8/9 sampai … Continue reading



Via Matta Fair, Pariwisata Sumsel Diperkenalkan di Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur – Destinasi wisata Sumatera Selatan diperkenalkan pada MATTA Fair 2017. Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata Provinsi Sumatera Selatan mengikuti MATTA Fair yang diadakan pada tanggal 8-10 September 2017 di Putra World Trade Center, Kuala Lumpur. Pada kesempatan ini, Disbudpar … Continue reading



Destinasi Wisata Kuliner Jadi Fokus Sumsel Berikutnya

Palembang – Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata Sumatera Selatan menggelar Focus group discussion dalam rangka percepatan pengembangan destinasi wisata kuliner dan belanja, di Hotel 101 Palembang, Kamis (08/08/2017). Pada kesempatan itu, Kepala Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata Sumatera Selatan, Irene Camelyn Sinaga … Continue reading



42 Utusan Kabupaten/kota Lolos ke Final Putra Putri Sriwijaya 2017

Palembang – Seleksi Pemilihan Putera Puteri Sriwijaya di gelar di Auditorium Graha Bina Praja Pemerintah Provinsi Sumatera Selatan, Rabu (06/09/2017). Seleksi ini diikuti oleh 42 orang perwakilan dari 15 kabupaten/kota di Provinsi Sumatera Selatan. Tahapan seleksi terdiri psikotes tertulis dan … Continue reading



Ini Daftar Pemenang Lomba Festival Sriwiaya 2017

Palembang – Festival Sriwijaya 2017 yang digelar 22-27 Agustus 2017 menyajikan penampilan para peseta yang dikategorikan dalam beberapa bidang lomba, yakni Lomba Lagu Daerah, Lomba Teater (berbasis cerita rakyat/legenda setempat) dan Lomba Tari Kreasi Derah. Peserta yang berasal dari beberapa … Continue reading




Interesting Links







Ampera Bridge

This bridge is located in Palembang city, South Sumatra province. Ampera bridge, which has become a symbol of the city, is located in the middle of city and connecting Seberang Ulu and Seberang Ilir Musi regions. Besides its culinary, Palembang also known for Ampera Bridge which has become an icon of Palembang. This bridge was built in April 1962.

Benteng Kuto Besak (fort)

Kuto Besak Fort is the palace building in 18th century which had become the center of Palembang sultanate. Kuto Besak Forth built in 1780 by un-known architect and the head project was a Chinese man. Kuto Besak Fort is standing at 10meters height. From here, you can see the boats traffic in Musi river. This fort is the pride of Palembang people because this stone fort is the biggest and the only fortress in Palembang that used for fight colonial.

Musi River

Musi River has known as the longest river in Sumatra island, which is about 750 kilometers. Starting from upstream in Kepahiang, Bengkulu, Musi River flowing away through South Sumatra and split Palembang into Seberang Ilir in north side and Seberang Ulu in south side. This river formed a delta and as distribute in Sungsang downtown area.

Kemaro Island

Kemaro island is a small island on Musi river. It is located in the delta of Musi River.It can be reached by public and personal transportation about 30 minutes from the center of city. Or it can also reached by rent boats that have stand by in front of Kuto Besak with about 45 to 60 minutes away. Name of Kemaro island means 'The island is always dry and never watery although there is high tide'. This island looks like a floating island.

Mount Dempo

Mount Dempo is the highest mountain in South Sumatra. Mt. Dempo is also the highest peak in Bukit Barisan mountain range that stretches along the entire island of Sumatra, forming tis backbone.
In the forest area to Mount Dempo there is small river with clear water. The climbers can take this river water as drinking water for the trip. To climb, visitors must go through forest area by tracing a path that filled with many large trees roots. The forests itself is dense and desolate, so that occasionally you will hear the sound of birdsong.

Bidadari Waterfall

Bidadari waterfall is a natural tourist destination in Lahat. Bidadari waterfall has about 30 meters height or it same as 10 floors building. The local communities have another name of Bidadari waterfall; Ayek Asem. Near to Bidadari waterfall, there are also other beautiful waterfalls, such as Bujang Gadis waterfall, Sumbing waterfall and Naga waterfall.

Temam Waterfall

Temam waterfall is different with others waterfalls that we usually visit. This waterfall is formed naturally and lengthwise about 12 meters high and 25 meters width. The uniqueness of the slotted and curved stone under the waterfall is commonly used by visitors to sit and enjoy the thrill of the waterfall in front of them. Temam waterfall is located in Rahma village, Lubuk Linggau, South Sumatra Province. At the top of the waterfall, there is also a suspension bridge in 100m length, so that the visitors could enjoy Temam waterfall from this bridge in about 50m distance.

Megalith Relics

In a report from the Institute for Archaeological Research Team Palembang mention that generally, Pagaralam and Lahat megalithic sites situated at 400 m altitude which have high rainfall throughout the year. You can see some relics of the Megalithic era that were estimated at more than 1,000 years old. The large stone relics are Menhir, Dolmen, Grave Stone, statue, Lumpang Batu, Batu Dakon, punden and so on.

Bukit Serelo

Serelo Hill is one of the unique hills in Indonesia, located in the South Sumatra regency of Lahat. The Hill is often referred to as the hill shows most people because of the shape of the hill that formed the sticking point to the sky. Serelo Hill is located about 270km from Palembang, South Sumatra. From Palembang, the hill can be reached by traveling about 4-5 hours using four-wheel vehicles.

Songket

Songket is a fabric that belongs to the brocade family of Indonesia textiles. It is hand-woven in silk or cotton, and intricately patterned with gold or silver threads. The metallic threads stand out against the background cloth to create a shimmering effect. In the weaving process the metallic threads are inserted in between the silk or cotton weft (latitudinal) threads in a technique called supplementary weave.

Ranau Lake

Beside Toba Lake, Sumatra Island also has Ranau Lake, the second largest lake in Sumatra. Not only its spacious and beautiful, the air around the lake is also very cool. Ranau Lake is located on the border of West Lampung, Lampung and Ogan Komering Ulu Selatan, South Sumatra Province. For touring around the lake which has about 44 km2 wide area, visitors can use a motor boat, which known as 'Ketek'.