in Sulawesi Tengah, Indonesia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-0.908 and 119.871 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -0° 54' 29" and E 119° 52' 14"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupiah - IDR
Spoken languages:
Indonesian, English, Dutch, Javanese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:36 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Makassar
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:09 am and 6:16 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
1.010 and -60.043 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Sao Luiz
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Current travel safety evaluation for Indonesia in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Indonesia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Indonesia. Last Update: 2024-02-28 08:10:17

Discover Palu

Palu in Sulawesi Tengah with it's 282,431 citizens is a place in Indonesia about 970 mi (or 1,561 km) north-east of Jakarta, the country's capital city.

Current time in Palu is now 10:36 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Makassar with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports near Palu. The closest airport in Indonesia is Mutiara Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sigi Biromaru, Donggala, Parigi, Kasiguncu and Poso. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 33°C / 92 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 57%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 70% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 1st of March 2024

32°C (90 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 2nd of March 2024

33°C (91 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 3rd of March 2024

29°C (85 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Mercure Palu

2,2 mi
Jalan Cumi Cumi No 8 West Palu Central Of Sulawesi
94221 Palu

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Talk Show Raditya Dika di Palu Sulteng

Published: June 07, 2013
Length: 39:27 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Rasiddiq Lamasitudju

Acara Talk Show dengan tema Hobinomik (Dari Hobi Jadi Duit) di ballroom Swiss Belhotel Palu, 18 mei 2013.

JEJAK MISTERIUS : CACING BERTANDUK 4 EMPAT (palu jembatan 2) ta2nga.

Published: April 14, 2013
Length: 57:45 min
Rating: 1 of 5

Noni Karate Kata O2SN SMA Palu 2015 02

Published: April 10, 2015
Length: 09:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steve Limansyah

Transactional speaking, vacation place

Published: January 16, 2019
Length: 51:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rezki Widya

Transactional speaking Class :TBIG-3/Semester 3 1.Nurul sakinah : sebagai student 1 2.Isti ulvia syar'i : sebagai student 2 3.Nisfa Ismail: sebagai student 3 ...

Transactional speaking, Vacation place

Published: January 16, 2019
Length: 58:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rezki Widya

Transactional speaking Class : TBIG-3/ Semester 3 Group: 1 Members: 1) Alva Febriansyah, as the security 2) Nira Aprilianti, as the guide 3) Sri Reski Widya ...

TRIP subuh dini hari #palusulteng

Published: February 01, 2019
Length: 01:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Inar Putriza

"Vacation to the Park"

Published: January 09, 2019
Length: 35:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rezqi Amelia

Sebagai salah satu tugas mata kuliah Transactional Speaking okeh Group 4.

Holiday part 2

Published: August 14, 2018
Length: 10:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5

togetherness ipa2 in class 11.

Rakernas sebelum Gempa di Palu

Published: September 08, 2018
Length: 14:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nawar Syarif

Terselenggaranya Rapat Kerja Nasional Pengurus Pusat PAFI periode kepengurusan 2014- 2019 serta meningkatkan pengetahuan ATK dan TTK dalam ...

Pariwisata kabupaten banggai laut

Published: August 04, 2018
Length: 24:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Iwan Rusly

Kabupaten Banggai Laut adalah salah satu kabupaten di provinsi Sulawesi Tengah, Indonesia. Banggai Laut merupakan hasil pemekaran dari Kabupaten ...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


Palu is a chartered city on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, 1,650 kilometres northeast of Jakarta, at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:0|54|S|119|50|E||| |primary |name= }}. It is the capital of the province of Central Sulawesi. The city is at the mouth of Palu River, at the head of a long, narrow bay. Because of its sheltered position between mountain ridges, the climate is unusually dry. Palu has a population of 335,297, not including those living in nearby regencies.

Located at -0.9, 119.833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in Central Sulawesi, Cities in Indonesia, Regency capitals of Indonesia, Provincial capitals in Indonesia, Cities and towns in Veneto

Mutiara Airport

Mutiara Airport is an airport near Palu, a city in the province of Central Sulawesi on the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia.

Located at -0.918611, 119.91 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Indonesia, Central Sulawesi

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Palu.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Paloe, Palu, PLW, Kota Palu, Kabupaten Poso, Пал