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Address: South of Padang, Padang 25124, Indonesia
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A short trip to Air Manis Beach

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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
RaniYu
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 place as the public transportation is very difficult to find or you can ride "ojek"... More 

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Thank RaniYu
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

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Thank Saraza07
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72 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles 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

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Thank Andre G
Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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117 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 per person, and our car charged IDR 10K. The beach was not sands but soil.... More 

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Thank CenturyAlpha
Bekasi, Indonesia
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36 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles 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 rock statue of malin kundang and his ship.

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Thank mamanafla
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46 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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 the stone malin kundang broken at many place. The photographers very pushy the customers to... More 

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Thank Yuliana Y
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Went last week with family and with a young children...the beach quite clean..a lot of place to sit (owner of warung will happy to provide you their chair)... me and my wife decided to walk till end of the sandy beach and collect seashells...if the tide is low, you may walk to small island by beach ( pulau pisang1)...nice beach... More 

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Thank Raymon1
Jakarta, Indonesia
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25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

this beach have a small island in front of it and I can WALK *if the sea water is not tide* to the island accross the sea. this is very wonderful place because it is not far from city. I really want to get back to AIR MANIS BEACH, though the water is not sweet

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Thank mudamalica
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This beach is good for a beginner in surfing and also good to relax and enjoy the view. Just that the road to reach there still narrow and a lot of turn

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Thank Atedja J
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28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Air manis beach located at behind the hills, so we should ride by Car / motorcycle thru the hills approx 15 min, and you'll see the Heaven from the top of the hills. Back to your car and we going down to the beach. Ok just park your car there, rent a hut for your stuff and go to the... More 

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