Jam Gadang Bukittinggi

Jam Gadang Bukittinggi West Sumatera The Clock Tower in Bukittinggi, West Sumatra which gets its name, "Jam Gadang" or "Big Clock", which is a direct translation from Minangkabau language, is located in the heart of the city center. The clock has a long history, which started its production in `Recklinghausen, Germany 1892. The clock tower…

Puncak Lawang

Puncak Lawang District Matur, Agam, West Sumatra Puncak Lawang is the name given to the highest point of a the plateau in Agam West Sumatra. From this place, one can see Blue, or Lake Maninjau. Located in Puncak Lawang District Matur, Agam, West Sumatra. At this point you can see the whole view of Lake…

Air Terjun Lembah Anai

Air Terjun Lembah Anai Singgalang, Sepuluh Koto, Tanah Datar One of the natural charms and quickly becoming a famous mascot of tourism in West Sumatra is Anai Valley Waterfall. People used to call it the Aia Padang Tajun or Aia Mancua Anai Valley. This waterfall is located right on the edge of the highway linking…

Ngarai Sianok

Ngarai Sianok Bukittinggi District IV Koto-Agam Sianok Canyon is a steep valley (ravine) located in the border town of Bukittinggi, in the district of IV Koto, Agam, West Sumatra. The valley is elongated and meandering as the southern boundary of the city of Koto Gadang to SianokAnam tribe villages, and ended up in the district…

Danau Maninjau

Danau Maninjau District Tanjung Raya-Agam This lake in the district of Tanjung Raya, Agam, West Sumatra, is listed as the eleventh largest lake in Indonesia.The lake is located about 140 kilometers north of Padang, capital city of West Sumatra, 36 km from Bukit Tinggi, and 27 km from Lubuk Cone, Agam regency capital. Maninjau volcanic…

Danau Singkarak

Danau Singkarak District Solok and Tanah Datar Lake Batur is a lake that stretches across two districts in West Sumatra, Indonesia, which is the district of Solok and Tanah Datar. To reach this place is a picture of beauty, going through stretchers of tiered rice fields and winding streets, these views are spectaular to the…

Lembah Harau

Lembah Harau Limapuluh Koto Payakumbuh District Harau Valley is a canyon near the town of Limapuluh Koto Payakumbuh district, West Sumatra province. Harau valley is flanked by two rocky hills and surrounded by steep colorful sandstone, with heights of 100 to 500 meters. Harau Nature Reserve is a hilly area with the undulating flowing of…

Lubang Jepang Bukittinggi

Lubang Jepang Bukit Tinggi Japanese tunnels, in Bukittinggi is one of the historical attractions in the city of Bukit Tinggi, West Sumatra. The Japanese tunnels (or bunkers) were burrowed for the protection of the Japanese army and their equipment during there occupation in 1942 and later for defense purposes nearing the end of WW2. Earlier…

Wisata Sejarah Istana Pagaruyung

Wisata Sejarah Istana Pagaruyung Istano Basa Pagaruyung Pagaruyung Palace is one of the most famous and important socio-historical object of interest in West Sumatra. In Tanah Datar, here lies the mythical origin of Minang people, the Pagaruyung Palace.Locals call the palace IstanoBaso, or the Great Palace, located about 5 kilometers from the downtown of Batusangkar…