Padang Sumatra Indonesia Holidays | 5 days Ideal Leisure Tours around Bukittinggi Minangkabau Highland

TOUR CODE : LNE-WS-05-01 is an awesome ideal 5 days leisure holidays around Bukittinggi Padang WEST Sumatra Indonesia package tours. Stay 4 nights in Bukittinggi. Tour combination to explore the surroundisngs of Minangkabau Matirilineal Highland, Harau Valley, Maninjau Lake, Rafflesia Arnoldii flower, Bukittinggi and Padang. The travel itinerary will be started either from Minangkabau International Airport or Padang downtown.

5 days Ideal Leisure Tours around Bukittinggi Padang WEST Sumatra Indonesia to explore the Minangkabau Matrilineal Highland


  • 4 nights stay in BUKITTINGGI either at PADI Ecolodge or SANTIKA Hotel or GRAND ROCKY Hotel.


DAY 1  Padang to Bukittinggi Tours

Your West Sumatra (holiday) tours begins as soon as you land in Padang Airport(Minangkabau International Airport) or we will fetch you up from the hotel you stay in Padang City. We will travel from Padang straight to Bukittinggi, one of the most interesting places around West Sumatra. Having a coffee break at Panorama Kiambang would be nice moment. Later on along the way, short break at Anai waterfall at Anai Valley would be fantastic  before proceeding the journey toPandai Sikek Village to see local people make traditional hand weaving (Songket) and wood carving (ukiran kayu). Then travel to Bukittinggi which takes around 30 minutes drive and check in hotel  (Bukittinggi).

DAY 2 – Bukittinggi – Maninjau Lake Countryside Tour

Maninjau Lake tour itinerary will begin visiting Panorama Park, the overlook point of fascinating Sianok Canyon Bukittinggi. Then proceed driving to Koto Gadang Village to see local people make traditional handmade silver and later on coffee break at magnificent view of Panorama Sungai Landia. Later on travel farther to Puncak Lawang, a lovely top point to overlook at fabulous view of (Danau) Maninjau Lake. Some other tourist attractions at Puncak Lawang are the Zip Lining and Paragliding. The journey proceeda down to Maninjau Lake via Kelok 44 hairpin roadand enjoy the beach of Maninjau Lake while relaxing, having lunch and even swimming. Later at noon, from Maninjau Lake travel back to Bukittinggi which approximately takes around 60 minutes drive to grab a coffee break at  lovely Taruko Village located at the bottom of Sianok Canyon Bukittinggi. And travel back to Bukittinggi about 15 minutes drive to reach your hotel.

DAY 3 – Bukittinggi – Minangkabau Countryside Tour

The tours begin heading straight to Pagaruyuang Batusangkar Tanah Datar via Batipuah village to visit an old building of Minangkabau mosque (Surau) with its original Minangkabau architecture. Before reaching this village, we will visit Pandai Sikek Village, to see local people make traditional hand weaving (songket) and wood. Lunch break will be at a restaurant surrounded with terraced paddy fields landscape. Later on we will travel farther to visit the fascinating tourist attractions around West Sumatra, Batusangkar town, to visit (Istana) Pagaruyuang Palace, the impressive Minangkabau traditional big house. Then proceed visiting another tourist attraction, Balimbiang village to see old traditional Minangkabau houses, especially Rumah Tuo Kampai Nan Panjang which was built without any single nails and thatched roof top. A splendid coffee break will be at Singkarak lake, then travel back to Bukittinggi which takes about 60 minutes’ drive .

DAY 4 – Bukittinggi – Harau Valley Countryside Tours

Along the journey to heading to Harau Valley, Coffee break will be at Panorama Tabek Patah after one hour drive would be lovely. We will travel further via Barulak and Situjuah village surrounded with its beautiful terraced rice field landscape which takes around 1 hour drive. As soon as we reach Harau Valley, we will discover the waterfalls around Harau Valley. Lunch break will be at the bottom of Harau Valley. After lunch break we will farther explore Harau valley countryside either by driving around or lovely walking around to discover the surroundings hidden beauty. A splendid noon with coffee break would be splendid at ABDI Homestay (Lembah) Harau Valley with its awesome countryside scenery as it will make your holiday in West Sumatra more remarkable. Later at noon, from Harau Valley travel back to Bukittinggi which takes around 90 minutes’ drive.

DAY 5 – Bukittinggi to Padang or Minangkabau Airport

Start heading to Padang Airport which roughly takes two hour’s drive from Bukittinggi. It is also possible to drive around Padang downtown if you still have a bit of extra time before heading back to Padang Airport.


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