Jam Gadang is the town’s focal point, built in the 1920s to house the clock, a gift from the Dutch queen. Independence in 1945 saw the...
A footbridge crosses over Jl Ahmad Yani from Benteng de Kock to Taman Bundo Kandung. Within the leafy park is the Bukittinggi Museum,...
Lite 'n' Easy Tours
The friendly Lite 'n' Easy team are based at the Bedudal Cafe and offer West Sumatra options including Gunung Merapi, the Harau...
Medan Nan Balinduang
Medan Nan Balinduang presents Minangkabau dance performances. Check with the tourist office for the latest schedule.
Pasar Atas information
Lonely Planet review
Pasar Atas is a large, colourful market crammed with stalls selling fruit and vegetables, second-hand clothing and crafts. It’s open daily, but the serious action is on Wednesday and Saturday.