Places to visit

Mount Talang


Mount Talang is  2,572 meters above sea level and it has a soothing view. From here you can overlook the beautiful Twin Lakes and Lake Singkarak. It’s one of the six active volcanoes in West Sumatra . It is said that the tea grown here tastes wonderful. The view is breathtaking and the weather is cool and pleasant.â 

To Stay

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Jl. Aur Duri Indah no.23, 25119 Padang

Grand Sari Hotel

Jl. MH Thamrin No.48, 25112 Padang

Grand Zuri Hotel Padang

Jl. M. Thamrin No. 27, 25211 Padang

Hotel Ranah Bundo

Jl. MH Thamrin No. 81 25133 Padang West Sumatera

The Aliga Hotel

Jl. MH. Thamrin no 71, 25211 Padang

Jesnic Hotel

Jl.Kp Nias II no.27D (Belakang Pondok), 25211 Padang

Bunda Hotel Padang

Jl. Bundo Kanduang No.19, 25117 Padang

The Axana Hotel

Jl. Bundo Kandung No.14/16 25119 Padang

Hotel Bintang

Bandar Pulau karam Street No.29 25118 Padang West Sumatera

The Axana Hotel - Padang

Jl. Bundo Kandung No. 14-16, 25119 Padang

Brigitte's House

jln kampung sebelah I no 14D, 25000 Padang

Brigitte's House

Jl. Kampung Sebelah I No 14D, Sumatera Barat 25000 Padang West Sumatera

To Stay

For a short visit, it is best if you stay in Padang. Several accommodation are available should you wish to stay.


- Bring along a jacket or sweater since the temperature is quite cool here.

- It’s advisable to rent a car with a skilled driver to this area since the roads can be steep.

To Buy

Fresh fruit, especially marquisa or passion fruit are abundant and quite affordable, too. They are sweet and perfect to be had while enjoying the breathtaking view.

Get Around

Public transportations are available, and should you decide to climb the mountain you can contact some guides in this area.


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