Wonderful Minangkabau

5 Days / 4 Nights

Day 01: Padang – Bukittinggi (LD)
Upon arrival at the airport you will be met by one of our guide in the arrivals hall and privately transferred to Bukittinggi. On the way to Bukittinggi we will stop at Lembah Anai. Arrive at Lembah anai waterfall for your first destination. These waterfalls located on the side of the highway, this waterfall is perfect destination for the first tour in West Sumatra. Afterward, continue to Pusat Dokumentasi dan Informasi Kebudayaan Minangkabau (Information center of Minangkabau Culture). In Here you can get some information about the culture of Minangkabau. Inside the museum we can see a collection of photos, writings, and an item about the minagkabau nature and culture. If you want, you can take a picture using Minangkabau Traditional Clothes in here. Afterward, direct transfer to hotel in Bukittinggi. Lunch served en-route at local restaurant and Dinner served at hotel.

Day 02: Bukittinggi (BLD)
Breakfast at hotel, meet with our guide and then continue with Bukittinggi City tour. The first destination that we will visit is Ngarai Sianok Canyon, The Hidden Paradise of Bukittinggi. Sianok canyon or Quiet Valley is a beautiful valley, green and lush, flowed a tributary winding explore crevices colorful cliffs with mountain backdrop of verdant Singgalang Merapi and a natural breathtaking. You can take pictures of this scenery from the beautiful canyon scenery which draws many photographers and painters use this scenery as their object. Afterward, drive to Embun Pagi for our view point of Lake Maninjau. The splendid Lake Maninjau in West Sumatra is one of the calmest places in Indonesia. With inspiring scenery and peaceful surrounds, a visit to Lake Maninjau will leave you relaxed and rejuvenated. If you’re looking for fantastic views, the Maninjau resort is perched at the top of a hill and offers some of the best views of the lake. Afterward, drive back to Bukittinggi and visit the famous Jam Gadang. This 26 meter tall clock was built in 1826 as a present from the Dutch Queen to the city secretary, Rook Maker. Near from Jam gadang, we will visit Pasar atas for shopping time. After shopping, transfer back to hotel in Bukittinggi. Lunch served en-route at local restaurant and Dinner served at hotel.

Day 03: Bukittinggi – Padang (BLD)
Breakfast at hotel, check out process and continue the program to visit Tabek Patah. On the way to Tabek Patah you will see the overlay of paddy field and many local merchant who sell traditional beverages namely Kopi Kawa Daun. Make a stop at Kiniko Home industry to try Kopi Kawa Daun and Pisang Sale. Kopi Kawa daun is a traditional coffee made from the leaf of Coffee tree and pisang sale is a traditional snack made from Banana. Continue the trip to Pagaruyung Palace. This place is a royal palace, or also called istana of the former Pagaruyung Kingdom. This palace was built in the traditional Minangkabau Rumah Gadang vernacular architectural style, there are a number of typical elements including three stories structure and larger dimension compares to common rumah gadang. After Pagaruyung Kingdom, direct transfer to Padang with passing through the Singkarak Lake. Arrive in Padang and then transfer to Hotel inside city of Padang. Lunch served en-route at local restaurant and Dinner served at hotel.

Day 04: Hotel – Airport (B)
Breakfast at hotel, in appropriated time meet with our guide and continue with direct transfer to Padang airport.