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Lubuklawas Destination Guide

Touring Lubuklawas in Indonesia.

Lubuklawas in the region of West Sumatra is located in Indonesia - some 603 mi (or 971 km) North-West of Jakarta, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Lubuklawas

Time in Lubuklawas is now 07:22 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Jakarta" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Solok, Sicincin, Pekanbaru, Payakumbuh, Pariaman or Kotatua. Being here already, consider visiting Tandikat, Padangalai, Sungaidurian, Kampungladang, Batukalang and Parit Satu. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

27°C / 80 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1019.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 21st of November 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Thursday, 22nd of November 2018
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Friday, 23rd of November 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)

Videos

The Houses of the Minangkabau

08:56 min ( September 13, 2008 by paurehraso)
Views: 25,527 - Rating: 4.96667/5

Www.pandeka.com The Minangkabau are people who lives in the highlands of Sumatra (west of Sumatra). Typical of the houses of the Minangkabau are the distinctive roofs, which look like buffalo horns

Taxi ride from Padang to Bukittinggi

00:48 min ( April 12, 2007 by leijona79)
Views: 5,743 - Rating: 3/5

This video is taken during taxi ride from Padang to Bukittinggi (80 km)


By bus to Padang

00:29 min ( April 12, 2007 by leijona79)
Views: 2,483 - Rating: 3/5

Here I'm in a bus going to Padang, without knowing that we had passed Bugit Tinggi (where I was supposed to get off) hours ago, when I was still sleeping

Anai waterfall Sumatra

01:34 min ( February 18, 2011 by ljm291152)
Views: 182 - Rating: 0/5

Anai waterfall air terjun lembah


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Interesting facts about this location

Mount Tandikat

Tandikat is a stratovolcano in West Sumatra, Indonesia. Its elevation is 2,438 m (7,999 ft). It is a twin volcano with Mount Singgalang, which is located to the north-north-east of Tandikat. However, only Tandikat has had historical volcanic activity. The city of Padang Panjang is located at the foot of the mountain.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -0.49, 100.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Active volcanoes, Mountains of Indonesia, Stratovolcanoes, Subduction volcanoes, Volcanoes of Sumatra

Mount Singgalang

Singgalang is a volcano in West Sumatra, Indonesia. Its elevation is 2,877 m (9,439 ft). It is a twin volcano with Mount Tandikat, which is located to the south-south-west of Singgalang. However, only Tandikat has had historical volcanic activity. The cities of Bukittinggi and Padang Panjang are located adjacent to the mountain. There are 2 lakes at the summit, named Dewi (Goddess) and Kumbang (Beetle).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -0.49, 100.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of Indonesia, Stratovolcanoes, Subduction volcanoes, Volcanoes of Sumatra

Lake Maninjau

Lake Maninjau (Indonesian: 'Danau Maninjau', meaning overlook or observation in the Minangkabau language) is a caldera lake in West Sumatra, Indonesia. It is located 36 km to the west of Bukittinggi, at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:0|19|S|100|12|E|type:waterbody_region:ID|| | |name= }}.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -0.49, 100.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Crater lakes, Lakes of Indonesia, VEI-7 volcanoes, West Sumatra

Padang Panjang

Padang Panjang (sometimes written as Padangpanjang, literally translated means long field) is located in the cool highlands of West Sumatra, inland from the provincial capital Padang. It sits on a plateau beneath the volcanoes Mount Marapi and Mount Singgalang. It has an area of 23 km² and a population of over 40,000. It is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:0|27|S|100|25|E||| | |name= }}.

More reading: Padang Panjang homepage
Located at -0.49, 100.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Indonesia, Populated places in West Sumatra, Regency capitals of Indonesia

Bukittinggi

Bukittinggi (Indonesian for "high hill") is one of the larger cities in West Sumatra, Indonesia, with a population of over 91,000 people and an area of 25.24 km². It is in the Minangkabau Highlands, 90 km by road from the West Sumatran capital city of Padang. The whole area is directly adjacent to the city of Agam Regency.

More reading: Bukittinggi homepage
Located at -0.49, 100.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Indonesia, Populated places in West Sumatra, Regency capitals of Indonesia

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