Lubang Japang

Wednesday, June 10th 2009. | Bukit Tinggi Tourism

lubang-japangA famous cave in West Sumatra province, situate at Panorama in Bukittinggi city. Built in war worl II, as Japan military base underground. Lubang Japang (in bahasa we say ‘Lobang Jepang’) itself named as the matter of  fact this cave was built by Japan authority in 1942 using Indonesian prisoner of war as a workers. The length of Lobang Jepang is about 5000 meters, but already cover about 1400 meters. And now Lobang Jepang remind as war history and become museum and historical tourism object in Bukittinggi district. /rj

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