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Taratak Destination Guide

Explore Taratak in Indonesia.

Taratak in the region of West Sumatra is located in Indonesia - some 606 mi (or 976 km) North-West of Jakarta, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Taratak

Time in Taratak is now 09:48 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Jakarta" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Medan, Solok, Situjuhbatul, Sijunjung, Pulogede or Kotaacik. Since you are here already, consider visiting Sungaibalantik, Suliki, Limbanang, Kasik, Padanglawas Dua and Kotabaru Satu. We saw 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

30°C / 86 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 87 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 67%
Air Pressure 1008.3 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 98% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 26th of April 2019
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 30°C (85 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Saturday, 27th of April 2019
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 29°C (85 °F)
Sunday, 28th of April 2019
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
Broken clouds Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 30°C (86 °F)


Marapi Untuk 22 Tahun

05:59 min ( September 29, 2012 by fandiiahmad)
Views: 48 - Rating: 5/5

Camera: Canon S100 Music: Sigur Rós - Starálfur Thank's to: Dhanta Fajri KPA Cakra Masurai Bangko, Jambi

Streetmusic in Bukittinggi West Sumatra

01:25 min ( October 08, 2012 by Brian Hansen)
Views: 48 - Rating: 5/5

Christians, Muslims - all play together and nobody care what is the religion of the others - and that is just the way to do it ...:)

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

04:00 min ( December 13, 2012 by Adli Hadiyan Munif)
Views: 57 - Rating: 0/5

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...

Come to INDONESIA and you will see this ...

00:39 min ( June 20, 2012 by Mala Muchtar)
Views: 22 - Rating: 0/5

Ahah we were just having fun XD my bf is a cameraman. the video is taken at Puncak Lawang, Sumatera Barat. Indonesia come, and you will amazed, i promise ;) follow me on twitter @minbii_ thanks!

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Interesting facts about this location

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 -0.15, 100.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in West Sumatra


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 -0.15, 100.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Indonesia, Populated places in West Sumatra, Regency capitals of Indonesia

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 -0.15, 100.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.


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 -0.15, 100.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 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 -0.15, 100.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of Indonesia

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