6 days 5 nights holidays PADANG – HARAU VALLEY – MANINJAU LAKE – BUKITTINGGI
WEST SUMATRA Vacation Travel Package
Harau Valley – Maninjau Lake – Pagaruyuang Palace Batusangkar
- 2 nights Harau Valley
- 2 night Maninjau Lake
- 1 night Bukittinggi
TOUR CODE: LNE-WS-06-03
DAY 1 – PADANG AIRPORT – (LEMBAH) HARAU VALLEY
Either pick up from Padang Airport (Minangkabau International Airport) or your hotel in Padang (during mid day), the trip will proceed to Lembah Harau Valley straight away. Having a coffee break at Panorama Kiambang would be nice moment. Another coffee break at Panorama tabek Patah after two hours driving. And Proceed driving to Harau Valley around 60 minutes drive and later at noon check in homestay (Harau Valley).
DAY 2 – HARAU VALLEY Countryside walk or Jungle walk
Start walking day in the morning, either easy countryside walk or jungle walk. Lunch will be in the jungle. Stop at some waterfalls would be a perfect stop after walking and sweating a lot. And then proceed walking back to ABDI homestay later in the afternoon.
DAY 3 – HARAU VALLEY – MANINJAU LAKE Countryside Tour + Minangkabau tour
Start heading to Maninjau Lake. Have a coffee break at Panorama Tabek Patah. Proceed driving to Pagaruyung Palace Batusangkar. Lunch break will be Flora restaurant Sungai Tarab. Proceed driving to Balimbiang village to Balimbiang village to see old Minangkabau traditional houses. Later on coffee break at Singkarak Lake. Proceed driving straight Maninjau Lake which takes around 3 hours drive and check in hotel (at Maninjau Lake) in very late noon. Enjoy relaxing and swimming at the beach of Maninjau Lake on your own leisure.
DAY 4 – Easy lovely day by the beach of MANINJAU LAKE
There are some options to do around the lake. Either sunbathing, relaxing, chilling out at the beach of Maninjau Lake, OR possible to do the half day walk from Puncak Lawang down to the Lake, OR even cycling/motorcyclingaround the lake. The choice is all yours.
DAY 5 – RELAX at MANINJAU LAKE – BUKITTINGGI
Relax, Chill out at the beach and enjoy swimming the warm water of Maninjau Lake. Later on heading back to Bukittinggi on the same 44 hairpin road. Continue driving to Puncak Lawang to see the fabulous view of Maninjau Lake. Coffee break will be at the magnificent Panorama Sungai Landia after 30 minutes drive. Proceed driving to Koto Gadang Village to see local people make traditional handmade silver. It would be awesome to have a coffee break at Taruko resort located at the bottom of Sianok Canyon Bukittinggi. After enjoying the lovely landscape at the bottom of Sianok Canyon, proceed driving to visit Panorama Parkto see the whole fascinating view of Sianok Canyon Bukittinggi. Check in hotel (Bukittinggi) later at noon.
Proceed driving to Bukittinggi which takes around one hour drive.
DAY 6 – BUKITTINGGI – PADANG AIRPORT
Start heading to Padang Airport which roughly takes two hours drive. It is possible to drive around Padang downtown if you still have a bit of extra time before heading back to Padang Airport.