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Flights to Bengkulu-Sumatra Island

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Bengkulu is a province located on the southwest coast of Sumatra Island, Indonesia. The province itself is bordered by the Indian Ocean to the west and mountains running parallel to the coast. Bengkulu's capital city of the same name sits right on the Indian Ocean. The climate in Bengkulu is tropical, meaning hot and humid year-round with high rainfall. If you enjoy outdoor activities, Bengkulu offers options for both land and water. You can hike in the Bukit Barisan mountain range or trek through the rainforest. The beaches along the Indian Ocean are great for swimming, surfing, or snorkelling.

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Airports near Bengkulu-Sumatra Island

You have choices when it comes to reaching Bengkulu-Sumatra Island. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Bengkulu-Sumatra Island.

Fatmawati Soekarno Airport

Located in Bengkulu, this is the closest airport to the city and is approximately a 30-minute drive away. It is a commercial passenger airport with domestic flights available.

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Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport

Located in Palembang, Sumatra, this airport is approximately a 6-hour drive from Bengkulu. It is a larger international airport with both domestic and international flights available. If you choose to fly here, you can then take a connecting flight to Bengkulu.

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Minangkabau International Airport

Located in Padang, Sumatra, this airport is approximately a 10-hour drive from Bengkulu. It is a larger international airport with both domestic and international flights available. If you choose to fly here, you can then take a connecting flight to Bengkulu.

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Sultan Thaha Airport

Located in Jambi, Sumatra, this airport is approximately a 12-hour drive from Bengkulu. It is a commercial passenger airport with domestic flights available. If you choose to fly here, you can then take a connecting flight to Bengkulu.

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Things to do in Bengkulu-Sumatra Island

Exploring Bengkulu-Sumatra Island's many attractions can be overwhelming, so we've handpicked our top 3:

Fort Marlborough

This massive 17th-century fort is a relic of the British East India Company's presence in Indonesia. The fort offers a glimpse into Bengkulu's colonial past. You can explore the fort's bastions, barracks, and dungeons. There's also a museum inside the fort that houses artefacts from the colonial period.

Pantai Panjang

If you're looking for some beach time, then Pantai Panjang is the place to go. This long, scenic beach is a popular spot for swimming, sunbathing, and surfing. There are also several restaurants and cafes along the beach where you can grab a bite to eat or a drink.

Tamarin Jungle Reserve

This nature reserve is a great place to see some of Bengkulu's native wildlife. The reserve is home to a variety of animals, including elephants, tigers, and orangutans. There are also several hiking trails in the reserve that offer stunning views of the surrounding rainforest.

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