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Air Manis Beach

| South of Padang, Padang 25124, Indonesia
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Dirty Beach Front

The main reason to come to this beach is to see the legendary stone of Malin Kundang. This part of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Noseason
via mobile
Malin Kundang folk tale

Malin Kundang is a famous folk tale from West Sumatera. In this beach you'll be able to find the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SusanWidi
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good32%
  • Average44%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“nice beach” (5 reviews)
“small island” (4 reviews)
“park your car” (2 reviews)
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| South of Padang, Padang 25124, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The main reason to come to this beach is to see the legendary stone of Malin Kundang. This part of Padang is looked after by the local resident and not the government. The grounds are blotchy and uneven and I would advise against using the...More

Thank Noseason
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Malin Kundang is a famous folk tale from West Sumatera. In this beach you'll be able to find the statue (which is believed as) Malin Kundang and his ship. Unfortunately its not well preserved. The site was not protected from sea water. In this beach...More

Thank SusanWidi
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Because is full of rubbish everywhere. Even in water, which is really hot and the wawes are fascinating. I can't understand why they let the garbage in the nature. You can walk to small Island, just oposite the beach. Many small children on 4x4 bikes....More

Thank Marek Z
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

One of the most famous beach in west sumatera, having calm wave. And the things that make this place famous because of its story that a son rebellious against his mom that god curse him transform become stone.

Thank Rizki A
Reviewed 16 March 2017

My friends and I made a trip to Air Manis beach as it was bank holiday. We rode motorcycle from my house and took around 30 minutes by going up and down the hill. My advise, it's better to rent a car/motorbike to reach this...More

Thank RaniYu
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We came to this beach solely for legendary Malim Kundang. The view was beautiful but the facilities, poorly maintained. Would love to see some efforts for improvement.

Thank Saraza07
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

If you need a vitamin sea you must to see this place. Good to relaxation and enjoy your self once in a while

Thank Andre G
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We were arriving there right where sunset is going to hide. The statue of Malin Kundang was still lying there. Even the boat was changed to be stone. Seen the rope of the ship became stone. By the way, the entrance ticket cost IDR 5K...More

Thank CenturyAlpha
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Visiting this famous place since I've been so curious about Malin Kundang legend. The beach is dirty and the path to go there is so small. We must be careful in driving since the roads are rough. We took some pictures especially with the famous...More

Thank mamanafla
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The price to enter this beach is not too expensive. But as tourist destination, such a pity too saw the beach with that conditions. The tenant at the beach not well organized, so many trash around the beach, the bridge to connecting the beach with...More

1  Thank Yuliana Y
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