Explore West Sumatra
West Sumatra Exploration, 9D
WEST SUMATRA TOUR PACKAGE
Start/ End : Padang ( Minangkabau International Airport )
DAY 01: ARRIVAL PADANG – BUKIT TINGGI.
On arrival in Padang, meet our guide and direct transfer to Bukit tinggi for overnight.
Day 02: BUKITTINGGI – CITY TOUR – HARAU VALLEY.
After breakfast drive to Payakumbuh and visiting Harau Valley with its Echo, rice field terrace, traditional village and then back to Bukittinggi visiting Sianok Canyon, Fort De Kock, Museum and Market. Afternoon return back to hotel. Evening enjoy traditional Minangkabau Dance and traditional music performance.
DAY 03: BUKITTINGGI MINANGKABAU TOUR.
After breakfast drive to Batu Sangkar via Tabek Patah, on the way stop at Rao-Rao to visit Minangkabau traditional village and stop to see traditional village and stop to see traditional coffee milling, arrival at Batu Sangkar drive to Pagaruyung to visit the duplicate Palace of Minangkabau Kingdom, afternoon return to Bukittinggi via Padang Panjang and visit Pandai Sikat village to see Minangkabau traditional hand weaving and wood carving.
DAY 04: BUKITTINGGI – EXPLORE LOCAL PEOPLE ACTIVITIES.
After breakfast visit several village to see how the local people on their daily activities, such as planting the rice on rice field, and farmer working on their field which help by water buffalo, and even experience the local people during harvest time. On this day will provide traditional fried tapioca or fried banana as your snack cooked at the house of local people.
DAY 05: BUKITTINGGI – PUNCAK LAWANG TRACKING – BUKITTINGGI.
After breakfast drive to Puncak Lawang, on the way stop at Koto Gadang village to see traditional silver work and arrival at Puncak Lawang tracking to Maninjau via Lawang jungle on the way down to Lake Maninjau enjoying coffee break at traditional coffee shop in the jungle, during the tracking the opportunity to walk at the bank of rice field and village. Upon arrival at Maninjau, enjoying the nature of the lake, afternoon return to Bukittinggi.
DAY 06: BUKITTINGGI – PADANG – CUBADAK ISLAND. (CUBADAK PARADISO RESORT).
After breakfast drive to Padang via Padang Panjang, on the way stop at Anai waterfall, arrival in Padang transfer to Painan to catch the ferry boat crossing to Cubadak Island, Arrival at Cubadak Island check in to hotel.
DAY 07:CUBADAK PARADISO ISLAND.
Today is the activities on the island which will be arranged by the resort, the activities can be covered : Snorkeling with its Snorkeling equipment, Picnic days to neighboring island ( Depend on the weather), Canoeing and Fun Sailing, Tracking in the forest. Full board meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) during stay in the Island included + Free flow of Sumatra tea and Coffee.
DAY 08: CUBADAK PARADISO ISLAND.
Today is the activities on the island which will be arranged by the resort, the activities can be covered: Snorkeling with its Snorkeling equipment, Picnic days to neighboring island ( Depend on the weather), Canoeing and Fun Sailing, Tracking in the forest. Full board meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) during stay in the Island included + Free flow of Sumatra tea and Coffee.
Day 09: CUBADAK ISLAND – PADANG - DEPARTURE
After breakfast crossing back to Painan by boat and then drive to Airport for your flight to next destination.