3 Day Private Bukittinggi Tour from Padang: Twin Lakes, Pandai Sikek Songket Village and City Tour

Explore West Sumatra prominent landmarks and landscapes in 3 days from Padang City, Bukittinggi, Twin Lakes, and traditional weaving village (Songket)

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Tour Name 3 Day Private Bukittinggi Tour from Padang: Twin Lakes, Pandai Sikek Songket Village & City Tour – All Inclusive
Duration 3 Days 2 Nights
Tour Type Private Sightseeing Tour & City Tour

Explore Padang and Bukittinggi Hidden Beauty

Planning a Padang tour sometime soon? We combine the best of Padang and Bukittinggi with ancient historical treasures and the splendid natural beauty. Our three-day tour brings you from one of West Sumatera’s most popular spots for city tour into its most scenic twin lakes, Danau Atas and Danau Bawah that set only 300 meters apart. There will also be plenty of landmarks and landscape to explore, such as Minangkabau Big Clock Tower (Jam Gadang), a perfect view of Harau valley which bordering on a ravine and flanked by two hills between two nature reserves, also photo stops in various interesting places in Padang and Bukittinggi. This private tour includes an air-conditioned vehicle, English speaking guide, and accommodation.

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Visit The Twin Lakes, Songket craft center in Pandai Sikek Village, and Padang City Tour

Upon arrival at Minangkabau International Airport, you will be meeting and be greeted with our tour representative and transfer to enjoy the beautiful scenery at the twin lakes. Danau Atas and Danau Bawah. Those unique lakes are favorite places in West Sumatra Tourism. On the way to twin lakes, We could short stop at Taman Hutan Bung Hatta for picture taking. After lunch, continue the trip to Bukittinggi, passing Alahan Panjang tea plantation. On the way to Pandai Sikek Village, we could photo stop at Singkarak Lake, the largest lake in West Sumatra. 

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Visit Danau Atas and Danau Bawah (The Twin Lake), known for its beautiful natural landscape.

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Pandai Sikek Songket Village by @erwinmul

Pandai Sikek is West Sumatra’s great songket-weaving village. You can see how to produce good songket cloth.

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Sianok Canyon view by @yury.okh

The next day after breakfast, you will be picked up from the hotel lobby, we will drive to Taman Panorama which is located in the southern edge of Bukittinggi. Enjoy a nature valley overlooks the deep Ngarai Sianok (Sianok Canyon) with a lot of greeneries. Then, friendly guides will lead you through Japanese Tunnel Bukittinggi (Lubang Jepang/Lobang Jepang), a defensive tunnel built in World War II by slave labor.

Padang tour prominent landmark
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Along the way, you’ll explore major landmarks and tourist attractions in the city of Bukittinggi. Tour will stop at the famous Jam Gadang (Minangkabau’s Big Clock); stunning Harau Valley and beautiful construction of Kelok 9 Bridge; Pagaruyung Palace; and the oldest village in Minangkabau namely Pariangan Village, the most beautiful villages in the world.

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The Harau Valley is a nature conservation area that will instantly capture your heart with its spectacular scenery. 

Pariangan Village by @hardiadiyatma

Witness one of the most beautiful villages in the world at Pariangan Village

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On the third day, do city tours in Padang. After check-out hotel, while waiting for flight time you will have some short visit to Siti Nurbaya Bridge, Padang’s Chinatown, Padang Beach, Lora Monument, and Grand Mosque of West Sumatra. Then, get ready to have the ultimate durian ice cream experience! It tastes sweet from ice cream mixed with a little bitter, creamy texture, and aromatic durian.

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Tour Options

Package Option Pax Price per Person
3 Star Hotel + Tour

Bukittinggi: Royal Denai / Grand Bunda

Padang: Daima / Ibis / similar

2 Pax USD 325
3 Pax – 10 Pax USD 290
4 Star Hotel + Tour

Bukittinggi: Grand Rocky / Novotel

Padang: Rocky / Gran Zuri / similar

2 Pax USD 355
3 Pax – 10 Pax USD 320
 The above rate is per person rate with minimum booking of 2 persons is required 

Not valid for Public Holidays, Eid al Fitr, Christmas and New Year

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Tour Detail


  • You will receive confirmation within 1 business day. Once confirmed, voucher will be sent via email.
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  • Private Air-Conditioned vehicle
  • Car driver
  • English Speaking Guide
  • 2 Nights Hotel with Standard Room
  • Refreshment (mineral water & welcome snacks)
  • Meals as Itinerary
  • Entrance fee as Itinerary
  • Parking fee


  • Flight ticket
  • Airport porter
  • Tipping for guide, driver and bellboy hotel
  • Personal expenses (extra meals, drink, laundry, etc)
  • Personal traveler’s insurance
  • Documentation

Day 1 : Airport – Twin Lake – Singkarak Lake – Pandai Sikek Village [L.D]

  • 10.00 AM | Airport pick up at Minangkabau International Airport
  • Short stop at Taman Hutan Raya Bung Hatta (photo stop)
  • Heading to Twin Lake (Danau Diatas & Danau Dibawah)
  • Lunch at local restaurant
  • Continue trip to Bukittinggi
  • Passing Alahan Panjang tea plantation
  • Photo stop at Singkarak Lake
  • Visit Pandai Sikek Village
  • Arriving at the hotel in Bukittinggi, Hotel check in
  • Dinner at the local restaurant
  • Hotel check-in

Day 2 : Bukittinggi City Tour ( Taman Panorama – Japanese Tunnel – Jam Gadang – Harau Valley – Kelok 9 – Pagaruyung Palace – Pariangan Village) – Padang [B.L.D]

  • Having breakfast at hotel, then check-out
  • Heading to Taman Panorama (overlooks Sianok Canyon with a lot of greeneries)
  • Move to Japanese Tunnel
  • Heading to Jam Gadang (Minangkabau’s Big Clock)
  • Shopping for cow skin crackers
  • Heading to Harau Valley & Kelok 9
  • Move to Tebek Patah Village (overlooks rice paddy fields, enjoy coffee tasting and shopping local snacks of Bengkulu)
  • Having lunch at local restaurant
  • Visiting Pagaruyung Palace
  • Visiting Pariangan Village
  • Continue trip to Padang
  • Having dinner at the local restaurant
  • Hotel check-in

Day 3 : Padang City Tour (Siti Nurbaya Bridge – Padang’s Chinatown – Padang Beach – Lora Monument – Grand Mosque of West Sumatra) – Airport [B.L]

  • Having breakfast at hotel, then check-out
  • Heading to Siti Nurbaya Bridge
  • Visiting Padang’s Chinatown
  • Visiting Padang Beach
  • Short stop at Lora Monument
  • Visiting Grand Mosque of West Sumatra
  • Lunch at local restaurant
  • Experience Durian Ice Cream
  • Airport Transfer, end of the tour

*the schedule might change depends on your flight schedule


  • The itinerary may be subject to change depending on the circumstances, without reducing the excitement that will be enjoyed on your trip.
  • Pick up time about 10.00 AM, we recommend you to take a flight with arrival time at Minangkabau International Airport before 10.00 AM. Please kindly manage your own schedule before you book.
  • This tour requires a moderate bit of walking, so comfortable shoes are highly recommended.
  • Kindly notice that the driver is not the tour expert guide. The driver will just pick up and drop you off.
  • This schedule is quite tight. We don’t recommend you arrange another tour or flight after this tour in the same day. Please kindly manage your own schedule before book.
  • Wandernesia is not responsible for any delay, loss, theft, accident, sickness, complaint, or any problems which occur during tour.

What to bring:

  • Voucher from Wandernesia (printed or e-voucher)
  • Extra clothes
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun protector
  • Personal First Aid Kit
  • Camera
  • Money in Local Currency

Cancellation Policy:

  • The above rates are non-refundable. Once booking confirmed, it can’t be canceled.
  • No refund issued for cancellation made after reservation.
  • Please read the cancellation policy carefully before you make a reservation.
  • Any change or cancellation is made via email at business hours.
  • Business hours: Monday – Friday (except public holiday) from 09:00 AM – 15:00 PM (GMT +7)

No Show Policy:

  • 100% penalty will be charged for no-show case. No refund issued.

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  1. Fill the reservation form in the section below or contact us via WhatsApp or Email.
  2. We will proceed your booking and send you the online invoice by email or WhatsApp.
  3. As you receive the invoice, please complete the payment. For more details, please see payment method section.
  4. As your reservation confirmed, we will send the voucher to your email or WhatsApp.
  5. Show your voucher (e-voucher or printed version) at the location. Happy Travel!


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Bank Transfer

We receive payment by bank transfer. You can transfer the amount of the bill to the following bank account:

Bank Central Asia (BCA)


Swift Code: CENAIDJA




Account Number: 7851033380

As your payment is completed, please send us the bank transfer receipt and fill the payment confirmation form, click here
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