The Grand SIANOK CANYON

The most fascinating highlight of interesting places to visit in Sumatra is Sianok Canyon, known as the ‘landmark’ of Bukittinggi tourism where this is the only green grand canyon situated in the middle of the city. The breathtaking grand Sianok Canyon is just about 5 minutes walk from Bukittinggi downtown to…

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PACU JAWI (Cow | Bull Race) WEST Sumatra

PACU JAWI Tour – Bull (Cow) Race Batusangkar – Tanah Datar Padang – Bukittinggi – Sumbar. The AUTHENTIC tradition of Minangkabau people – West Sumatra. Pacu Jawi is one of the greatest ways to experience an authentic spectacle of the Minangkabau (West Sumatra) people’s skilful sport on their home turf. The…

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RAFFLESIA Arnoldii Flower

The Gigantic Rafflesia Arnoldii SUMATRA Jungle Flower The endemic giant flower of Sumatra rain forest “Rafflesia Arnoldii is a kind of national flower in Indonesia. It is NOW BLOOMING until: 2nd December 2019. The largest flower Rafflesia Arnoldii is obviously the largest individual flower on earth besides the tallest flowering organs the…

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HARAU VALLEY | West Sumatra

Harau valley is the highlight of Sumatra tour destinations enriched with varieties of interesting places to see and do during holidays in Sumatra. As soon as reaching the entrance of the Harau Valley, you will be accompanied by spectacular beautifully steep granite and limestone cliffs as well as waterfalls along…

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MANINJAU LAKE

Maninjau crater is a remarkable tourist attractions in West Sumatra with inspiring scenic beauty scenery, peaceful surrounds, mild climate. To be around Maninjau Lake certainly encourages lazy days of reading, fishing, and recovering leg muscles after a long journey. Especially to escape from the crowds and get yourselves relaxed and…

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PAGARUYUNG Palace | Minangkabau

Pagaruyung Palace is locally called as Rumah Gadang. It has three stories, 72 pillars with typical shape of a horn-like curved roof top made from the black thatch fibres of palm sugar tree. The entire wall of the palace is fully handcarved with typical Minangkabau designs. The Royal Kingdom of…

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JAM GADANG (Clock Tower)

The other highlights of tourist attractions in Bukittinggi, West Sumatra as the Jam Gadang (Clock Tower) is the icon of Bukittinggi tourism. The tower has got four clocks made in Recklinghausen Germany by Bernard Vortmann and was shipped via Rotterdam. Each clock face has a diameter of 80 centimetres. These…

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PUNCAK LAWANG | Maninjau

A visit to West Sumatra, especially to Maninjau Lake is not complete without visiting “Puncak Lawang” (Lawang Top). The breath-taking scenic view is far beyond any description of words and is one of the most popular holiday destination in West Sumatra. The highest peak around Lake Maninjau is known as…

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Harau Valley JUNGLE TREKKING

Experience the terrific panoramic view of Harau Valley by jungle trekking / hiking surrounding the valley up to the top of the ranged of mountain as it feels a lot more  majestic seeing the scenery from up high above.  The natural landscape and fascinating environment overlooked from the top of…

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