Pasar Atas is a large, colourful market crammed with stalls selling fruit and vegetables, secondhand clothing and crafts. It’s open...
Lite ’n’ Easy Tours & Travel
This friendly team offers West Sumatra tour options, including Gunung Merapi, the Harau Valley and Danau Maninjau, and trekking on the...
Gedung Medan Nan Balinduang
Medan Nan Balinduang presents Minangkabau dance performances. Check with your lodgings for the latest schedule.
The best place in town to sample the fabled Padang cuisine – spicy, flavourful dishes, with a particularly savoury rendang (beef...
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Jam Gadang information
Built in the 1920s to house the clock, a gift from the Dutch queen, Jam Gadang is the town’s focal point. Independence in 1945 saw the retrofit of a Minangkabau roof.