The port of Palopo is located in the Bay of Bone.
The berth is built at the end of the jetty 1,050 metres long and 9m15 wide, and includes an area for small ships and tenders.
The port is operated by the Department of Sea & Communications of Indonesia.
Cruise ships have priority to berth in Palopo.
Large vessels can anchor at a distance of 1.5 nautical miles with a depth of -11m00.