Access to Arlen Nova's Paradise
Address: Sungai Rangeh, Bayur, Maninjau 26471. West Sumatra, Indonesia.
Contact: by mobile phone (call or SMS): + 62 852 6480 9925 (from Indonesia 0852 6480 9925)
Please allow for a few days for answer. We take our emails twice a week.
GPS: S 00°15.544’ E 100°12.387’
From Padang, you can access Maninjau via Bukittinggi (inland road), or via Pariaman (coast road).
By bus from Padang, via Pariaman: take a bus to Lubuk Basung (terminal), change at Lubuk Basung, to take a bus "Harmony" or minibus (oplet) on its way back to Maninjau and Bukittinggi.
The stop is 2 km before Bayur.
By bus from Bukittinggi:
take a bus "Harmony" at bus terminal or at "Padang luar".
After Maninjau village you will pass through Bayur village (5 km). The stop is approximately 2 km after Bayur. Bus cost (in 2015): 20.000 roupiahs. 1h30/2h ride.
A taxi from Padang via Pariaman to Maninjau will cost you approximately 500.000 roupiahs, from Bukittinggi to
Maninjau approximately 300.000 roupiahs.
If you are already in West Sumatra, you may arrange through your hotel or through a travel agency transportation by "travel" (semi-collective transportation by private car - driver will pick you up at your hotel, and drop you at your destination).
Find here more detailed information to find us on the road, and information in indonesian to print and give to your driver.
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Once you are arrived at the stop on the road, walk approximately 300 meters through the paddy fields to find our homestay.
Arriving to Maninjau Lake. View from the "Kelok 44" road (44 hairpin bends).
Coming from Maninjau village, sign on the left of the road, after Bayur village
Arriving to the homestay,
walking through paddy fields
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