The Giant Al Quran is located in Palembang precisely in Pondok Pesantren Al Ihsaniyah Gandus Palembang.Al Quran least spend approximately 40 cubic meters of timber tembesu at a cost of 2 billion.
The giant Al Quran only world in the form of the Qur'an 30 chapters. The entrance fee to the area of the giant Al Quran is fairly cheap, only 15,000. Each piece of wood carved Arabic letters embossed with floral motifs carved on the edge of the typical ornaments Palembang.
The process of making this giant Al Quran takes about 7 years. At the end of 2012 finally the Qur'an was officially published by Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, along with the entire delegation of the parliamentary conference of the Islamic Conference Organization. The Giant Al Quran region is one of the tourist destinations in Palembang. But even so, the area of Al Quran Al Akbar is less noticed by the government, such as for example less extensive parking space, and also timber flooring foothold in the giant Al Qur'an already fragile.