PAGARUYUNG Palace | Minangkabau

Istana Pagaruyung Palace Minangkabau culture Batusangkar Tanah Datar West Sumatra

The Royal Palace Pagaruyung Minangkabau Culture 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…

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SIANOK CANYON

Ngarai Sianok Canyon Bukit Tinggi West Sumatra

The Fascinating Green Grand Sianok Canyon Bukittinggi 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…

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HARAU VALLEY | West Sumatra

Harau Valley Payakumbuh 50 Kota West Sumatra Indonesia

The enchanting ambiance of Harau Valley countryside. 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…

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JAM GADANG (Clock Tower)

The unique historical Clock Tower – Jam Gadang 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…

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PUNCAK LAWANG Maninjau Lake WEST Sumatra Indonesia

puncak lawang maninjau bukit tinggi west sumatra

A visit to West Sumatra Indonesia is not complete especially without visiting the magnificent panorama Puncak Lawang Maninjau Volcanic Lake. Besides the beautiful scenery, other various outdoors activities you can also do around here such as Paragliding / Parachutting, Zip Lining, etc. This famous travel highlight around Minangkabau Matrilineal Highland…

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