Sianok canyon, Bukittinggi

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#2 of 26 in Parks in West Sumatra
Charge your camera and bring binoculars for your tour of Sianok canyon, a meandering gorge with steep cliff walls. On the floor of the canyon you can visit rice paddies and a village, as well as a Japanese bunker embedded in the hillside. There's not much to do here except look and relax; a small restaurant does offer refreshments and a chance to rent a canoe for a brief river escapade. Make Sianok canyon part of your personalized Bukittinggi itinerary using our Bukittinggi itinerary maker.
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  • August 15, 2017
    Don't miss this beautiful view of Sianok Canyon. Located inside Bukittinggi town. There are many monkeys inside this site. This location is near with Japan cave, which is located below this place.  more »
  • August 4, 2017
    The views along this winding road are amazing. Stop at the coffee houses along the way to take in views over rice paddies and rivers.  more »
  • July 31, 2017
    Cukup memandang saja. Turun, ah tidak kuat rasanya lutut awak ni apalagi udah karena kesorean berkunjungnya.  more »

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