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Lake Maninjau

Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi | Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi, Padang, Indonesia
+62 31 80753883
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We saw it from above

Almost sunset when we saw this huge lake after Singkarak Lake. From Lawang park above we could see... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aang174
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Jakarta
via mobile
Beautiful scenery

We arrived the peak early morning, unfortunately our view was covered by cloud. We hang around the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hasnah1962
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Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good50%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
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“puncak lawang” (21 reviews)
“padi fields” (4 reviews)
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Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi | Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi, Padang, Indonesia
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+62 31 80753883
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"puncak lawang"
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"padi fields"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"local authorities"
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"nice view"
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"west sumatra"
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"flying fox"
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"taking pictures"
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"small hotels"
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"per night"
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"takes about hours"
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"high point"
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"brown sugar"
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"sunny day"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Almost sunset when we saw this huge lake after Singkarak Lake. From Lawang park above we could see this beautiful lake. Too bad that the fogs were there and we could not see the lake clearly. The climate was cool there in Lawang Park. We...More

Thank Aang174
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived the peak early morning, unfortunately our view was covered by cloud. We hang around the area for more than one hour and were blessed with beautiful scenery. The overall view of the lake was just breathtakingly amazing. The cool weather and peacefulness made...More

Thank Hasnah1962
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Lake Maninjau after a lot of rain and it was so green all around! Such great views from above the lake. Stunning! Only 10,000rps per person to visit. Just time it right with the weather if you can! Clouds can really hide...More

Thank Daisy C
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Lake Maninjau is the perfect place for a day trip on a scooter or a place to relax. The drive coming from Bukittinggi is very relaxed, little traffic and a very scenic road winding up and eventually back down to Maninjau. The views are incredible...More

1  Thank Sam V
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Leaving the centre of Bukittinggi we headed down to the famous Sianok Canyon and a little cafe futher down, we visited the village where traditioinal silver work is produced, and the village which was the Dutch colonial capital thruughout the colonial period where there are...More

Thank peter m
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

I went straight for the view of Lake Maninjau when I reached Bukittinggi in the early morning. I was staying at Hello Guesthouse and I rented a bike and spent approximately 45 minutes on the road before I reached Lawang Park, where there are many...More

2  Thank Bernard K
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

This place is in the remote part of West Sumatra a drive away from the town of Bukittinggi. The road is quite extreme and narrow and down valleys and up hills. Before arriving we go through some wooded areas which were in low clouds and...More

Thank SurfingWild
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

It was in 1999 first time l visited this lake, then back here again several times. The lake is so clean and you can see a lots birds catch the fish around the lake especially in the morning. The view is amazing, we stayed in...More

Thank stefanieholgen
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

a very nice lake, with cool air and many hot spring there,..the area still need to develop though, but it's quite a view.

1  Thank HeryAR
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

The drive to the view point at lake Malinjau is interesting. We can see the arious types of agriculture grown beside the road as we passed. Vegetable farm, corn , padi and sugar canes. Stpooed for 10 minutes at the view point. Nice view of...More

Thank Noseason
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