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Singgalang Destination Guide

Explore Singgalang in Indonesia.

Singgalang in the region of West Sumatra is a town in Indonesia - some 599 mi (or 964 km) North-West of Jakarta, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Singgalang is now 04:41 PM (Wednesday). 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: Solok, Sijunjung, Pekanbaru, Payakumbuh, Padang or Sarik. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Paninjawan Satu, Padangpanjang, Padangluar, Kotabaru, Ladanglawas and Kotatua. 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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From Melaka to Dumai by boat Grizzly's p...

01:29 min ( November 09, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Preview of Grizzly's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these video...

Bukittinggi Fort de Kock jembatan Limpap...

04:02 min ( October 11, 2010 by ljm291152)
Views: 845 - Rating: 5/5

The city was known as Fort de Kock during colonial times in reference to the Dutch outpost established here in 1825 during the Padri War. The fort was founded by Captain Bauer at the top of Jirek hill...


Singkarak lake Sumatra September 2010

01:48 min ( October 09, 2010 by ljm291152)
Views: 944 - Rating: 5/5

Lake Singkarak ( Danau Singkarak) is a lake in West Sumatra, Indonesia. It is located between the cities of Padang Panjang and Solok. It has an area of 107.8 km², being approximately 21 km long and 7...

Buffalos - Kabau - Kerbau

04:19 min ( May 15, 2009 by paurehraso)
Views: 41,676 - Rating: 4.14286/5

Adu kerbau/ Buffalo Fighting is a tradition in nagari Pandai Sikek, Marapi - Agam region and Aie Angek - Tanah Datar region district. In Minangkabau to having a buffalo is a precious and a privilege m...


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Interesting facts about this location

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 -0.42, 100.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Indonesia, Populated places in West Sumatra, Regency capitals of Indonesia

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 -0.42, 100.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of Indonesia, Stratovolcanoes, Subduction volcanoes, Volcanoes of 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 -0.42, 100.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 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 -0.42, 100.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Active volcanoes of Indonesia, Complex volcanoes, Stratovolcanoes, Subduction volcanoes, Volcanoes of Sumatra

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 -0.42, 100.38 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Indonesia, Populated places in West Sumatra, Regency capitals of Indonesia