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Tanjung Pura Destination Guide

Delve into Tanjung Pura in Indonesia

Tanjung Pura in the region of North Sumatra is located in Indonesia - some 909 mi or ( 1462 km ) North-West of Jakarta , the country's capital .

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Local time in Tanjung Pura is now 10:47 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Jakarta " with a UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Ujung Damak, Tapak Kuda, Stabat, Sondi, and Saribudolok. While being here, you might want to check out Ujung Damak . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Tanjung Pura ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Sultanate of Langkat

The Sultanate of Langkat was a Muslim state located in modern Langkat Regency, North Sumatra. Although dating back to the pre-Islamic age, recorded history is available only from the 17th century.

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Located at 3.91 98.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Former countries in Southeast Asia, Former sultanates, History of Islam, History of Sumatra, Islamic states in Indonesia, Pre-colonial States of Indonesia

Pangkalan Brandan

Pangkalan Brandan (or Pangkalanbrandan) (Pangkalanberandan) is a port town in North Sumatra province, Indonesia, forty miles north west of Medan, close to the boundary with Aceh. The area's population is estimated at around 21,000. Oil deposits were discovered close to the village by a Dutch tobacco planter, Aeilko Jans Zijklert, in 1885.

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Located at 4.02 98.28 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Populated places in North Sumatra, Royal Dutch Shell

Langkat Regency

Langkat Regency is the northernmost regency in eastern shore of North Sumatra. Its seat is Stabat. Its area is 6,272 km² and population was 892,533 in the 2000 national Census, and official intercensal estimate in 2007 of 1,027,414 people. Immediately south is Karo Regency, to the southeast is Deli Serdang Regency encapsulating cities of Medan and Binjai.

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Located at 3.77 98.22 (Lat./Long.); Less than 27 km away
Tags: Regencies of North Sumatra