Route & dates
Padang— 1 night
Porch of Medina
The largest city on the western coast of Sumatra, Padang enjoys a reputation as one of Indonesia's cleanest and greenest cities despite its hub of residential and commercial activity.Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Waterfall Lembah Anai, stroll through Pantai Padang Taplau, and then step off the mainland to explore Pasumpahan Island. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step off the mainland to explore Wisata pulau pagang and then enjoy the sand and surf at Air Manis Beach.
To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Padang online trip itinerary planner.
If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major aiport is Minangkabau International Airport. In September in Padang, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Padang
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 8:
3 days in Padang BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA August, relaxing, beaches, hidden gems Preferences: August, relaxing, beaches Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 6 days in Padang & Bukittinggi BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA May, hidden gems Preferences: May Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 6 days in West Sumatra BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 2 days in Padang BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, beaches, hidden gems Preferences: August, beaches Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium