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Lake Maninjau

I went in the local jallopy from Bukkittangi bus station to Lake Maninjau. The jallopy was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nancy W
London, United Kingdom
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Relax place

It is relax and peaceful. May take a good rest in this area. The life here is slow. We must patient... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Shirley V
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Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi, Padang, Indonesia
+62 31 80753883
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went in the local jallopy from Bukkittangi bus station to Lake Maninjau. The jallopy was overcrowded and the Luggage carrier was overflowing. Needless to say the van broke down half way up on the hill. It was an experience as there are no gas...More

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is relax and peaceful. May take a good rest in this area. The life here is slow. We must patient and wait for the restaurant to prepare food.

Thank Shirley V
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This was a nice surprise for me. Went to visit my friend’s family by the lake and did not realize the lake was their backyard. Got up early and took pictures. I lived it here but just know that it’s a place to chill. Nothing...More

Thank TessMartin
Reviewed 6 August 2018

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.

1  Thank ana_kecik
Reviewed 14 July 2018

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
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
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
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
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
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 F7571HZpeterm
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