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Lake Maninjau

Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi | Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi, Padang 25124, Indonesia
+62 31 80753883
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Volcanic lake in Padang

This volcanic lake is huge but nowadays not vey clean as the locals rear fish by the lake side... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NORAINI M
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Kuala Lumpur
Wonderful lake

Im very happy see nature forest and fresh water from ths lake... I can fishing, use canoe... We... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
ojie l
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  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
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“puncak lawang” (21 reviews)
“two nights” (3 reviews)
“nice view” (6 reviews)
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Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi | Kabupaten Agam - Bukittinggi, Padang 25124, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This volcanic lake is huge but nowadays not vey clean as the locals rear fish by the lake side. There are small hotels by the lake side but there is not much activity going on on the lake.

Thank NORAINI M
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Im very happy see nature forest and fresh water from ths lake... I can fishing, use canoe... We can araound of lake with bicycle... We can try culinary from fish, molusca and other... This place have endemic fish.. People can said " rinuak" & "bada"...More

Thank ojie l
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A spectacular caldera lake that dictates the area micro climate, social activities, fertile land for agriculture and lives of people living around it.

Thank arhamid
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful views on the way down to the lake. Every hairpin curve numbered. We visited a very laidback guesthouse at the lake shore that was a shame to leave again.

Thank TheRealJeroen
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Wow! Very nice view. We went to Lawang Park where we can have the view almost all of lake size. The only complaint is there is no area/spot we can go to the lake side

Thank PakNgoh
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I traveled from Bukittinggi to see this scenic lake. You can also enjoy the lake from Puncak Lawang where you can observe the lake from above. We have to pass the famous kelok (turns) 44 to get to the lake. The turns will keep you...More

Thank agus m
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

The lake has a beautiful view, almost as though it was too good to be true. The breeze was enjoyable as well, as it keeps you cool. However, it does not offer any activity such as paragliding or flying fox. Nevertheless, while enjoying the view...More

Thank rms98
Reviewed 7 April 2017

When the weather is clear, you can see the entire lake from the road with 44 corners. When it is not sunny and clear, it is said that the lake will be covered with fog. Luckily, when I was there, the day was sunny. There's...More

1  Thank NORAINI M
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I have seen from the air the scenic views of the lakes and mountains of the mountaineous surrounding when the flight from KL is decending to Padang. Wow I am here at last at Danau Maninjau on 7 April 2017.. The scenic padi fields and...More

Thank Lian Tiong G
Reviewed 17 March 2017

My last visit to Maninjau Lake was end of 2016 after previous visit in 2015. I spent an afternoon for a coffee at a cafe nearby the lake. It was quite a descent cafe compared with others in the area but I forgot the name....More

1  Thank r0miu
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