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Matur Destination Guide

Discover Matur in Indonesia!

Matur in the region of West Sumatra is a town located in Indonesia - some 610 mi (or 982 km) North-West of Jakarta, the country's capital.

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Local time in Matur is now 10:48 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Jakarta" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Medan, Solok, Sijunjung, Pekanbaru, Payakumbuh or Tabatgadang. When in this area, you might want to check out Sungaipuar, Matur, Maninjau, Kotabaru, Kotatua and Padangcupak as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Beautiful Danau Toba Marcmsm's photos ar...

02:12 min ( November 11, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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02:05 min ( December 07, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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PARAGLIDING MANINJAU INDONESIA MAY 2009 ...

06:16 min ( May 28, 2009 by PAPATOYS)
Views: 2,520 - Rating: 4.5/5

NSSAC 4th yearly trip. From 21-25 May 2009. WE ARE MALAYSIAN BASE CLUB

Taxi ride by Lake Maninjau

00:41 min ( April 12, 2007 by leijona79)
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Driving by Lake Maninjau in Central Sumatra


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Interesting facts about this location

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 -0.28, 100.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Indonesia, Populated places in West Sumatra, Regency capitals of Indonesia

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 -0.28, 100.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Crater lakes, Lakes of Indonesia, VEI-7 volcanoes, West Sumatra

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 -0.28, 100.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Active volcanoes, Mountains of Indonesia, Stratovolcanoes, Subduction volcanoes, Volcanoes of Sumatra

Mount Marapi

Marapi (also known as Merapi or Berapi) is a complex volcano in West Sumatra, Indonesia. Its name means Mountain of Fire, and it is the most active volcano in Sumatra. Its elevation is 2,891.3 metres . A number of cities and towns are situated around the mountain, including Bukittinggi, Padang Panjang and Batusangkar.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -0.28, 100.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Active volcanoes of Indonesia, Complex volcanoes, Stratovolcanoes, Subduction volcanoes, Volcanoes of 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 -0.28, 100.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Indonesia, Populated places in West Sumatra, Regency capitals of Indonesia