5 days 4 nights Ideal Holidays around PADANG – BUKITTINGGI Tour
WEST SUMATRA Vacation Package
Bukittinggi + Maninjau Lake Tour+ Minangkabau Tour + Harau Valley Tour + Padang Airport
- 4 nights Bukittinggi
TOUR CODE: LNE-WS-05-01
DAY 1 – PADANG (Airport) – 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
(Danau) Maninjau Lake tour will discover many interesting places surrounding Maninjau Lake during your vacation around West Sumatra. (Danau) Maninjau Lake tour itinerary will begin visiting Panorama Park, the overlook point of fascinatingSianok Canyon Bukittinggi (Sianok Canyon is the Landmark of Bukittinggi West Sumatra tourism). 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 Flying Fox and Parachutting /paragliding. Proceed the journey down to Maninjau Lake by travelling via Kelok 44 (the hairpin road to Maninjau Lake) and enjoy the beach of Maninjau Lakewhile relaxing, having lunch and even swim. Later at noon, from (Danau) Maninjau Lake travel back to Bukittinggi which approximately takes around 60 minutes drive to grab a coffee break at lovely Taruko resort located at thebottom of Sianok Canyon Bukittinggi. And travel back to Bukittinggi about 15 minutes drive to reach your hotel.
DAY 3 – BUKITTINGGI – MINANGKABAU Countryside Tour
Minangkabau tour will discover more about Minangkabau culture, traditional houses, traditions and etc around Batusangkar Tanah Datar district during your holiday in West Sumatra (Barat). We will travel 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 carving (ukiran kayu). 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 – LEMBAH HARAU VALLEY Countryside Tour
(Lembah) Harau Valley Tour is one of the most impressive tours during your holiday in Payakumbuh Lima Puluh Kota District, West Sumatra. The itinerary will discover the amazing (Lembah) Harau Valley surroundings as it is one of the most interesting places around West Sumatra which very much enchants tourists with its fascinating countryside atmosphere. Along the journey to Harau valley, Coffee break at Panorama Tabek Patah after one hour drive would be lovely. We will travel further to Harau Valley via Barulak and Situjuah village surrounded with its beautiful terraced rice field landscape which takes around 60 minutes 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. And after lunch break we will farther explore Harau valley countryside either by driving around or lovely walking around to discover the hidden beauty of Harau Valley landscape. 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 toBukittinggi which takes around 90 minutes drive.
DAY 5 – BUKITTINGGI – PADANG AIRPORT (MINANGKABAU INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT PADANG)
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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