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Traditional Place

if you look for culture of minang this is the right place to go , you will see the house, with... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2018
Oggikray
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Indonesia
Worth a visit. Enjoyable.

I really enjoyed this palace. It’s made of wood and has great views of the surrounding area. It’s... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2018
J4682YZroberth
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Singapore, Singapore
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Pagaruyung, Tanjung Emas, Bukittinggi 27281, Indonesia
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

if you look for culture of minang this is the right place to go , you will see the house, with different functional , i learn alot at here , especially the word , amazing ,, Indonesia really rich of culture

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Oggikray
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed this palace. It’s made of wood and has great views of the surrounding area. It’s not a place you’ll spend a lot of time at but the atmosphere is good and the people are friendly. When I was there I didn’t experience...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank J4682YZroberth
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

this is the pride of the Padang tribe. magnificent, 3 floors, made of concrete wrapped in wood. located on the edge of the main road, easy to reach. parking lot is quite outside. Public utilities must be repaired a lot, public toilets are not clean,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

1.5 hours by car from bukittinggi, we can rent traditional cloth just Rp.35.000,00 (rupiah) and Rp.15.000 (ticketing for domestic) , Rp. 20.000 (ticket for international). also firendly staff at pagaruyung palace

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Elfanagus81
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Recommended to visit here and don't forget to try the costume. The charge was cheap and you can take photos anywhere in the compound with the dress. Make sure you come early morning.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank akublues
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a great Minangkabau Palace. A three storey wooden building with colorful floral carving and spiked roof, which bear a deep philosophy in it. You can try on a traditional Minang wedding costume, come into the palace and take pictures inside. The entrance fee...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank dr_riska
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Istana or Kraton or Palaces are not only found on Java island. West Sumatra also has it. Basa Pagaruyung Palace is the place where Minang Kings used to live. Visitors can enter the palace and cheaply rent traditional clothing then take photos of them wearing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Arfan A
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Yes, several times visited this Royal Palace and it is said it had several times burnt down after some fire, yet I have still always been fascinated by this beautiful Minangkabau/West Sumatra Royal Palace named Pagaruyung. It was a huge complex and surroundings by mountains...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Aang174
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Olso I'am make one day tour to King palace for small group 7 people.max.if you are intrestid contac person 0813 74144999.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank AnifT3
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

We see some beautiful village and view. And evrery saturday we can see bull race..at.12 pm.another one.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Dididith
December 1, 2018|
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Response from Oggikray | Reviewed this property |
haloo , i already submit my answer on the link , hope it will help you alot
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SamanthaP36
April 26, 2018|
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I have no idea re. Opening hours. Their website may have them posted.
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Response from MFS1406 | Reviewed this property |
To my knowledge they are open for visitors everyday. However cant remember the operation hours.
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