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During my visit to Minangkabau, my group went to Istana Pagaruyung or Pagaruyung Palace. I had already known a little bit about the history of the palace because I read before going there. In fact our tour guide was really amazing when he told me...More
Pagaruyung Palace (Minangkabau: Istano Basa Pagaruyuang) is the istana (royal palace) of the former Pagaruyung Kingdom, located in Tanjung Emas subdistrict near Batusangkar town, Tanah Datar Regency, West Sumatra, Indonesia. It was built in the traditional Minangkabau Rumah Gadang vernacular architectural style, but had a...More
if you look for culture of minang this is the right place to go , you will see the house, with different functional , i learn alot at here , especially the word , amazing ,, Indonesia really rich of culture
I really enjoyed this palace. It’s made of wood and has great views of the surrounding area. It’s not a place you’ll spend a lot of time at but the atmosphere is good and the people are friendly. When I was there I didn’t experience...More
this is the pride of the Padang tribe. magnificent, 3 floors, made of concrete wrapped in wood. located on the edge of the main road, easy to reach. parking lot is quite outside. Public utilities must be repaired a lot, public toilets are not clean,...More
1.5 hours by car from bukittinggi, we can rent traditional cloth just Rp.35.000,00 (rupiah) and Rp.15.000 (ticketing for domestic) , Rp. 20.000 (ticket for international). also firendly staff at pagaruyung palace
This is a great Minangkabau Palace. A three storey wooden building with colorful floral carving and spiked roof, which bear a deep philosophy in it. You can try on a traditional Minang wedding costume, come into the palace and take pictures inside. The entrance fee...More
Istana or Kraton or Palaces are not only found on Java island. West Sumatra also has it. Basa Pagaruyung Palace is the place where Minang Kings used to live.
Visitors can enter the palace and cheaply rent traditional clothing then take photos of them wearing...More