Roni's Tour & Travel
Based at the Orchid Hotel , Roni's can arrange everything from local tours to Danau Maninjau and the Harau Valley, to trips to...
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...
Medan Nan Balinduang
Medan Nan Balinduang presents Minangkabau dance performances. Check with the tourist office for the latest schedule.
Need a chocolate muffin fix? Try the sublime offerings at Serba Cokelet. The iced coffee is pretty good too.
Lonely Planet review
Taman Panorama, on the southern edge of town, overlooks the deep Ngarai Sianok (Sianok Canyon), where fruit bats swoop at sunset. Friendly guides will approach visitors – settle on a price (around 25,000Rp) before continuing – to lead you through Gua Jepang (Japanese Caves), wartime defensive tunnels built by Japanese slave labour.