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Kerinci Seblat National Park

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Forest being cleared for Tea?

Needs more conservation preservation effort. No infrastructure to fund the efforts, Are the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DnaUSA
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Vienna, Austria
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Great place for birding in Sumatra

The Kerinci Seblat National Park is accessible from different location, but the best one is from... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2019
Balira17
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Manado, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Needs more conservation preservation effort. No infrastructure to fund the efforts, Are the forests being cleared for tea plantations? Tigers or Tea?! I hope the Tigers win

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

The Kerinci Seblat National Park is accessible from different location, but the best one is from Sungai Penuh town. To be able to do the bird watching activity inside the park you should arrange the permit at the National Park office. The best time to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

I visited many national park and in Sumatra is a big shame that the environment is completely full of trash dumped everywhere. You can hike Kerinci and Gunung tujuh by yourself ,it is impossible to get lost and it is not mandatory to have a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank La S
Reviewed November 5, 2017

I have been there in 2017 and it's a very beautiful place. The mountain Kerinci itself can be climbed by yourself, although local guides are preferable. Getting to the top and returning takes you two days - three if you take your time. There are...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank fdvic7
Reviewed April 27, 2017

I went there in April 2017 and it was not suppose to rain! Unfortunately it did and the ground became really muddy. It was quite dangerous for those who lack trekking experience. Thankfully our group did rock climbing and so we were able to maneuver...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed January 26, 2017

More or less 13.000 square kilo meter, The length is from Tapan wast Sumatra to Muara Aman Lebong Bengkulu, nearly 300 km in west coast and From Bangko Jambi to Muara Rupit Jambi at east side . About 40 km for the width. The hill...More

Date of experience: March 2016
4  Thank dentsyahrudin
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

This attraction is isolated place. I started my trip from Padang airport . Amazingly long journey on provate car with experienced driver for 7.30 hours to reach Kresik tuo village , last village at the foot of mount kerinci(second highest volcano in indonesia), I enjoyed...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed May 24, 2016

This National Park is located in the border of West Sumatera and Jambi provinces. It is best accessed from Padang. This national park has plenty of objects, Kerinci volcano, hot springs, rivers, caves, waterfall and caldera. It has more than 4000 species of tropical plants...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Darnel-HDI
Reviewed September 29, 2015

Nice landscape and fresh air. we can climb the Kerinci Mountain or we can walk to tea plantation. Its good place for mountaineer as well

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank aji s
Reviewed April 12, 2015

We travelled from padang to kerinci for 240,000 rupiah for two by private van because we missed the bus. Turns out it was only 40,000 more. We stayed at subandi homestay which was awesome, the owner helped organise our trek into the jungle of the...More

Date of experience: April 2015
4  Thank Benjamin-Cassandra
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Laomara
January 30, 2016|
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Response from dentsyahrudin | Reviewed this property |
If you are really to look for a cheap one.. Subandi guest house / losmen at Kersik Tuo is ok Us $ 5, Wisma Mama at Mukomuko Us $ 10, Pasir Putih losmen Kemumu Argamakmur Bengkulu US $ 10. I guided Cristian Goblet to Enggano... More
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August 19, 2015|
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Lake Kaco? It is near to my home town where I was born " Mukomuko" Lempur . I f You are at Padang, Jambi, Or Bengkulu .. find some travel agents who can deliver you to Sungai Penuh Kerinci and get a motor bike rental to... More
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Padang air port to Sungai Penuh needs 6 hours to get by bus via Muara Labuh or you can rent a car with a driver at Padang more or less IDR 400.000,- ( us $ 25 ). It is easy to find car / travel agent at Air port of... More
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