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Payakumbuh Destination Guide

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Payakumbuh in the region of West Sumatra with it's 121,572 inhabitants is a town in Indonesia - some 596 mi (or 959 km) North-West of Jakarta, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Payakumbuh is now 12:29 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Jakarta" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Medan, Tanjunggadang, Tabatpatah Satu, Sungaibalantik, Suliki or Secincin. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tanjungpati, Situjuhbatul, Pulogede, Payakumbuh, Kotatengah Dua and Kotabaru Satu. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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The Attraction of MAN 1 Payakumbuh's Mar...

04:00 min ( December 13, 2012 by Adli Hadiyan Munif)
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This is when they were performing the "attraction", which is mean this is the most anticipated perform in every marching bands in this event. :D this perform taken on 04.12.12 in Payakumbuh, West Suma...

The Inner side of UPI CC (UPI Convention...

00:21 min ( December 13, 2012 by Adli Hadiyan Munif)
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Taken on 06.12.12 after had a lunch on lunch break on training ESQ @ there... :D


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Interesting facts about this location

Limapuluh Koto Regency

Limapuluh Koto (meaning fifty states or fifty towns in Minangkabau language) is a regency (kabupaten) of West Sumatra, Indonesia. It has an area of 3,354.53 km² and a population of approximately 312,500 people. The capital is Sarilamak.

More reading: Limapuluh Koto Regency homepage
Located at -0.22, 100.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
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Payakumbuh

Payakumbuh is a city north-east of Bukittinggi, Indonesia. It has an area of 80.43 km² and a population of over 99,300 people. Literally translated, the city name means "grassy swamp". Payakumbuh is known for flying duck races and foods like gelamai, a sweet coconut palm sugared snack. Transport options within the city include bendi, a form of horse-cart. Payakumbuh produces a wide range of agriculture products including rice, milk, cattle and palm sugar.

More reading: Payakumbuh homepage
Located at -0.22, 100.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Indonesia, Populated places in West Sumatra, Regency capitals of Indonesia

Mount Sago

Sago (also known as Malintang) is a mountain in West Sumatra, Indonesia. It is near to the city of Payakumbuh and the town of Batusangkar.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -0.22, 100.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of Indonesia

Baso (island)

Baso is the middle town between Bukittinggi and Payakumbuh, West Sumatra. It is only 15 kilometers east of Bukittingi. In the history of West Sumatra this town was the transit and junction town of Payakumbuh, Bukittinggi and Batusangkar. This town was known also as the most important farmers trading and crops collection point in West Sumatra.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -0.22, 100.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in West 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 -0.22, 100.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Active volcanoes of Indonesia, Complex volcanoes, Stratovolcanoes, Subduction volcanoes, Volcanoes of Sumatra