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Address: Taman Sampoerna 6, Surabaya, Indonesia
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+62 623 13539000

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excellent and free tour!

To join the trip you have to call to book your seat or you have to come and queue for the show up go. The tour itself last around 1 and half an hour. There is not much... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2016
Martin G
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

To join the trip you have to call to book your seat or you have to come and queue for the show up go. The tour itself last around 1 and half an hour. There is not much walk. In 1 day you can join 1 trip only as they want to give other visitor a chance to join the... More 

Thank Martin G
Surabaya, Indonesia
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56 reviews
24 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Today i join the second track. We visit klenteng at jalan coklat and museum bank mandiri. Unfortunately, last month the track visit ampel area...which is called thematic track And the third track, will visit kantor pos kebon rojo, gereja kepanjen and museum Bank Indonesia. Each track will use a red bus, comfortable and clean bus, operated by professional staff. And... More 

Thank Willy C
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46 reviews
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

This is a must do activity in Surabaya. Its free, its interesting, and it definitely will expand your knowledge towards the history of Surabaya. I take the Babad Surabaya Program, Friday at 3 pm. My destination is to Keraton Surabaya (only historical landmark with no indication of the site), Gedung Pemerintahan Surabaya, and Taman Budaya (which unfortunately we can not... More 

Thank Irving N
Jakarta, Indonesia
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60 reviews
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

The place was a cigarette factory turned Museum. Can be hard to find as it is not exactly on the side on the main road but ask around (it famous). Everything here is free (not the restaurant and the craft vendor) and the first thing you need to check is their city tour bus schedule. The museum isn't that big... More 

3 Thank TravelinDewi
Surabaya, Indonesia
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93 reviews
38 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 May 2015

Book the seat(s) first. Yes, because the tour is always full booked. The tour itself is interesting. As local, it is surprising to know information like, there is an underground tunnel that connects Kalisosok prison to Police Office in Jl. Veteran. It's free. Cool bus. Good guide. and while waiting for the departure, you can visit the museum or have... More 

4 Thank RochmanLJ
Mold, United Kingdom
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191 reviews
122 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 27 March 2015

These tours are operated for free from the House of Sampoema in a small bus made to look like and old tram. The guides were friendly and knew their stuff. Our tour visited the independence museum (5000 RPh) . Tours leave several times a day and each is different (9am and 1pm when we visited). We could not book in... More 

1 Thank KMN04
Canberra, Australia
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69 reviews
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Reviewed 19 March 2015

Surabaya Heritage Trail tours are free tours run by the local Surabaya City Government, who created the tour as a means to highlight and educate visitors regarding Surabaya's history and architecture and "cultural reserves". The tours start outside House of Samporna and are usually full so you might need to book a few hours ahead. Several different tours are offered.... More 

3 Thank jeniallenby
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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228 reviews
87 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2014

This Heritage Tour is always fully booked even if it is on a normal weekday! Thus, remember to call the museum and book in advance! Each day the museum offers at least 3 diffrent routes of tour - with different timing. Do check in advance which interest you! The old town of Surabaya always will bring you back in time,... More 

5 Thank Kevin C
Denpasar, Indonesia
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2014

Though this tour is free of charge, everything is well managed. The driver & the tour guide are friendly. The route is passing through some crowded areas, but the cozy situation in the bus makes passengers enjoy this tour. Highly recommended

1 Thank Lestari D
Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 12 May 2014

We took two of the Heritage tours when we visited the Sampoerna Museum in Surabaya ! There are 3 different tours offered on a daily basis and the ones that we took where well guided , very comfortable and really interesting ! The best part is that they are FREE ! When associated with the free guided tour of the... More 

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