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Air Manis Beach

South of Padang, Padang 25124, Indonesia
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A short trip to Air Manis Beach

My friends and I made a trip to Air Manis beach as it was bank holiday. We rode motorcycle from my... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Jakarta, Indonesia
Lack of facilities..

We came to this beach solely for legendary Malim Kundang. The view was beautiful but the... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good31%
  • Average42%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“malin kundang” (27 reviews)
“his mother” (7 reviews)
“nice beach” (5 reviews)
South of Padang, Padang 25124, Indonesia
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

My friends and I made a trip to Air Manis beach as it was bank holiday. We rode motorcycle from my house and took around 30 minutes by going up and down the hill. My advise, it's better to rent a car/motorbike to reach this...More

Thank RaniYu
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We came to this beach solely for legendary Malim Kundang. The view was beautiful but the facilities, poorly maintained. Would love to see some efforts for improvement.

Thank Saraza07
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

If you need a vitamin sea you must to see this place. Good to relaxation and enjoy your self once in a while

Thank Andre G
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We were arriving there right where sunset is going to hide. The statue of Malin Kundang was still lying there. Even the boat was changed to be stone. Seen the rope of the ship became stone. By the way, the entrance ticket cost IDR 5K...More

Thank CenturyAlpha
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Visiting this famous place since I've been so curious about Malin Kundang legend. The beach is dirty and the path to go there is so small. We must be careful in driving since the roads are rough. We took some pictures especially with the famous...More

Thank mamanafla
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The price to enter this beach is not too expensive. But as tourist destination, such a pity too saw the beach with that conditions. The tenant at the beach not well organized, so many trash around the beach, the bridge to connecting the beach with...More

Thank Yuliana Y
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Went last week with family and with a young children...the beach quite clean..a lot of place to sit (owner of warung will happy to provide you their chair)... me and my wife decided to walk till end of the sandy beach and collect seashells...if the...More

Thank Raymon1
Reviewed 27 September 2016

this beach have a small island in front of it and I can WALK *if the sea water is not tide* to the island accross the sea. this is very wonderful place because it is not far from city. I really want to get back...More

Thank mudamalica
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This beach is good for a beginner in surfing and also good to relax and enjoy the view. Just that the road to reach there still narrow and a lot of turn

Thank Atedja J
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Air manis beach located at behind the hills, so we should ride by Car / motorcycle thru the hills approx 15 min, and you'll see the Heaven from the top of the hills. Back to your car and we going down to the beach. Ok...More

Thank Nadia A
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Hello, Does anyone know of a homestay on Air Manis Beach called Papa Chilli's Homestay? I stayed there in 2008 and I saw on another thread that other guests stayed there in 2008. I'd really like to get in touch with Mama Chilli and her family. Thank you
5 March 2017|
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Hi, may i know how to get to this beach from Muaro area ? It's seems to be quite near on map. Thanks. Planned to visit on 10th Apr.
4 April 2016|
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