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Nice village with rice field view

Our tour itinerary made a stop here to see the traditional fabric maker. But we enthusiastically... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
Aang174
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Jakarta
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Nice village with fabric and woodworking shops

Pandai Sikek is a pleasant village outside Bukittinggi known for its songket fabric and woodworking... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2017
Boonlong
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San Diego, California
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Bukittinggi 27151, Indonesia
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

A must visit place if you come here.. Pandai Sikek is the most popular with its hand made Songket. If you visit Kampung Pandai Sikek, do not forget to stop by & survey at `Satu Karya'. You can bargain cheapest price in here.

1  Thank Eilyn M
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Our tour itinerary made a stop here to see the traditional fabric maker. But we enthusiastically went to the rice fields at the back. The views were so peaceful and we saw rumah bagonjong or traditional houses at the hills nearby. Lovely view!

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Reviewed January 21, 2018

a suburban place called Pandai Sikek or they call it as "gold cloth of Sumatra". It is a small town in Bukittinggi consists of small villages where you can find cotton or silk fabric and the main fabric attraction here is of course, the handmade...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

A must visit place if you come here.. Pandai Sikek is the most popular with its hand made Songket. If you visit Kampung Pandai Sikek, do not forget to stop by & survey at `Satu Karya'. You can bargain cheapest price in here.

1  Thank Eilyn M
Reviewed March 11, 2017

Pandai Sikek is a pleasant village outside Bukittinggi known for its songket fabric and woodworking shops. Songket is a fabric made with gold thread (or, more likely, gold-colored thread. Real gold songket is very expensive.) There are several interesting workshops where you are welcome to...More

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Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

This village is well known for the weaving skills passed down the generations for mother to daughter. They use cotton, silk or mixed fabric, woven with silver or gold threads. The design can be very complicated and elaborate. A piece of silk cloth (1 sarong...More

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