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Lake Maninjau

Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi | Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi, Padang, Indonesia
+62 31 80753883
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lake like sea

the biggest lake in west sumatra. i prefer lake berkembar than lake maninjau. there were some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ana_kecik
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kuala lumpur
Nature at it's best

From Bukittinggi back to Padang City, we passed through Danau Maninjau in the morning. From the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JojoManzano
,
Mandaluyong, Philippines
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  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
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“puncak lawang” (21 reviews)
“padi fields” (4 reviews)
“road leading” (3 reviews)
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Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi | Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi, Padang, Indonesia
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"puncak lawang"
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"padi fields"
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"road leading"
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"zig zag"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"local authorities"
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"nice view"
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"west sumatra"
in 8 reviews
"flying fox"
in 2 reviews
"taking pictures"
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"small hotels"
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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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"last visit"
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"rice fields"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the biggest lake in west sumatra. i prefer lake berkembar than lake maninjau. there were some restaurant that serve local food along the road. take a seat and enjoy the view.

Thank ana_kecik
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From Bukittinggi back to Padang City, we passed through Danau Maninjau in the morning. From the mountain you get a good view of the entire glassy lake that reflects the mountains around it. Beautiful and picturesque. We traveled around the lake, through fishing villages. Some...More

Thank JojoManzano
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 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

1  Thank Aang174
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 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

1  Thank Hasnah1962
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 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

2  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

2  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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