West Sumatra has been known as an international tourism destination since long time in its various traditional cultures, histories, languages, foods, natures, and its unique people. Most of the destination which visited are the virgin natures, beaches, islands, mountains, lakes, canyons, valleys and the historical areas. Many different people come to visit in their different needs, such different in service. Some of them like to come to visit and stay in stars hotel, and some are just like backpakers tourist. It depends on the needs of felling and the thick of wallet.
In this event, we would like to bring you guys, the young people to join with our backpacker tours in West Sumatra, Indonesia. You will enjoy the natural tourism objects by tracking, hiking, swimming, climbing, and even running. Of course, We also will use car or bus as a transport to reach the location based on the number of the guest.
In this occassion, we will take you as the itinerary bellow :
7 Days Cheap Backpacker Tours to West Sumatra, Indonesia.
Day 01 : Padang Airport (Bandara International Minangkabau) – Padang City (L/D).
Tour started from the airport toward the South of West Sumatra, the direction to the beach. First you will be invited and toward the Padang Beach – Siti Nurbaya bridge – Tracking to Padang mount. We climb the hill with a high ladder to the top of the hill around 1/2 hour rose. There we can see some Japanese heritage site as large Bazooka toward the sea that is ready to shoot the enemy from far, Cave hiding place for the Japanese army, and the tomb of Siti Nurbaya. On the top of Siti Nurbaya garden, we will have lunch rice while enjoying the beauty of nature from the top of the mountain
with Padang Beach scenery and with a very wide Indian Ocean which was decorated with small islands with the white sands. After lunch, directly down to the Air Manis Beach passes through the hill Gado-Gado by tracking. Approximately 1 ½ hours trip to Air Manis Beach that is known with the beach of Malin Kundang. There we can see small island such as Banana Island, if the condition of the sea is tide, then you can walk above the sand toward small Banana island. You can spend time eliminate tiredness here with enjoying several tourist attractions (personal costs). If there is still a lot of
time, approximately at 4 pm, we still can be tracking to Tiga Tingkat Waterfalls ( three levels waterfalls ) in Bungus area. Taking shower under the waterfalls and
back to the homestay for resting. Rice dinner will be provided by our guide and our team. Free time at night and have a good rest.
Day 02 : Carocok Beach Painan – Swarnadwipa Island (B/L/D).
Breakfast will be served on local coffee shop (lontong sayur). The trip continues by tracking to the Tiga Tingkat Waterfalls when it was not done in the first day. Then continue to Painan area to visit Root Bridge and Mandeh area. From the Carocok port, we sail to Swarnadwipa Island. From there we can tour to small islands such Pagang island, Pasumpahan island, Cubadak island (entrance fees to islands are personal costs). In the island of Swarnadwipa, you can spend time for swimming in the beach, Snorkeling and playing such as Banana Boat (entrance fee Swarnadwipa Island, such as banana boat and snorkeling equipment is included). Lunch will be provided rice while eating on the beach. Spend time until evening here and continue the trip to the city of Padang to rest in the lodging. Dinner will be provided by our team. Free time at night and have a good rest.
Day 03 : Padang City Tour and Tracking to Nyarai Waterfall Lubuk Alung (B/L/D).
Check out and breakfast local coffee shop (lontong sayur). Padang City Tour will be started from the road of Khatib Sulaiman, where we can see the Mesjid Raya West Sumatra by the architecture that is very unique and interesting, and then along the way we can see the government offices the city of Padang and also the office of the Governor of West Sumatra by using the architecture of the building roof “bergonjong” that characterise Minangkabau traditional house building. Then visit the old city of Padang which is named Pondok / kampung China. We pass Klenteng China, Siti Nurbaya bridge, and visit Adityawarman museum. If you want to enjoy the Durian ice cream, we can drop by (personal costs). Then passing Padang beach to take photographs at the IORA tower.
At 09:00 AM, we depart from the city of Padang toward Lubuk Alung area Pariaman for Nyarai waterfall destination. About 10:00 AM arrives at the post of Nyarai, then start tracking for 2-3 hours to reach the location (please helped to bring each lunch because of a bit further tracking). Lunch at the waterfall or you can stop for lunch where you feel hungry, you can choose the best place to sit while enjoying the natural view of forest and river. Along the way, you will enjoy the extraordinary scenary with passing through the forest and the rivers. There you can swim and play water as you like. Spend time and release tiredness around 2 hours. Afternoon out of the forest and continue the trip to Bukittinggi city to check in lodging and rest. Dinner will be provided by our team.
Optional tour to watch the Minangkabau and Randai dance and will be started at 20:00 – 21:30 (personal costs).
Night free event.
Day 04 : Bukittinggi City Tour and Maninjau Lake (B/L/D).
Breakfast at the local coffee shop (lontong sayur). The trip will be continued to the objects Ngarai Sianok, Japanese tunnel, Fort De Kock, Bung Hatta Museum and Big Clock Tower in Bukittinggi. Then continue to Lake Maninjau with the 44 curves of road and lunch near the lake beach (rice). If you are interested, then we will drop by in the house of Buya Hamka to listen to a little uninformed fellow thought and history during his life. Satisfied here, we will rise over to the Lawang Top to enjoy the beauty of the Lake Maninjau from the height of 500 meters from the surface of the sea. You can see the natural scenery which is very unique such the Rock Hills, Lake Maninjau and the Indian Ocean in Padang city. You also can play Paralayang (personal costs). Satisfied here, go to Koto Gadang area which is famous of silver handicrafts and also the great wall of West Sumatra such the great wall of China. Satisfied here, the journey continues to the area of Payakumbuh with its famous Harau Valley. The valley formed by the fractions the rocks that produce natural beauty was extraordinary, cool and comfortable. Also there are some Waterfalls there. When it’s raining, the water is very big and when in dry season, the water is just a few. You also can play water by swimming there. Evening, directly to the lodging in the City of Payakumbuh. Dinner will be provided by our team. Night free event.
Day 05 : Harau Valley – Kelok Sembilan (Nine Curve Road) – Pagaruyung Palace – Sawahlunto area (B/L/D).
Breakfast at the local shop. Check out and continue the trip to Kolok Sembilan (Nine Curve Road) to take a photo and turn toward the Pagaruyung Palace. Along the way you will find the site of stone inscription of king Adityawarman heritage and the grave. In a Pagaruyung Palace, you can listen to the uninformed fellow thought the history of the House and the Kingdom in the past. You also can wear traditional dress of Minangkabau to take photoes for souvenirs (personal costs). Lunch will be provided at local restourant (rice) and continue the journey to the City of Sawahlunto, namely the mining town that Cultured. There are many relics of the Netherlands as old buildings that are still genuine, Ransum Museum, Train Museum and the cave of Mbah Soero with the history of chains people. Then you can also visit other tourism objects such as waterboom, zoo (personal costs) and Cemara Top. The afternoon directly check in lodging and rest. Free event. Dinner will be provided by our team.
Day 06 : Singkarak Lake – Twin Lake – 1000 Traditional House Solok (B/L/D).
Breakfast at the local shops and check out to continue the trip to Lake Singkarak. There, you can enjoy the beauty of the lake Singkarak which is famous of its yearly event ” Tour De Singkarak” is cycling sport. Over the lake you can see its natural scenery while continued to Twin Lakes, named “Danau Diatas and Danau Dibawah”. To go around, we are passing through a very wide range of tea garden stretches under the foot of Talang mountain. The landscape is remarkable. Arriving at the Twin Lakes, we can enjoy the beauty of nature while lunch (rice). Satisfied here, the journey continues to the South Solok to see the 1000 of Minangkabau traditional houses that still genuine and still stayed by people inside. Satisfied taking photoes here, the trip continues to bathing hot water Mount Kili in nagari Koto Baru, Kubung, Solok. When evening comes, we will stay in the lodging around bathing, bath and soak hot water will be better to do in the morning, but previously done small sports for warming up, so that your body is not surprised with hot water sulfur from the mountain of Talang. Dinner is be provided by our team. The night of the event is free and rest.
Day 07 : Hot Water Spring – Anai Waterfall – Airport (B/L)
Breakfast at local shop, and directly to soak in hot water spring in the swimming pool. During the 7 days tour and tracking arround West Sumatera, soaking in hot water sulfur is very cure tiredness of your body. You will feel fresh again before return back to your home town / country. At 10:00AM, check out and directly toward the Minangkabau International Airport for the afternoon flight of departure. On the way, drop by to the waterfall Anai Valley and lunch. After lunch, the journey continues to the Minangkabau International Airport. Hope to see you soon on the next opportunity to explore other tourism areas with us, bye. Travel With Joy…
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