Minangkabau people, called Minang or Orang Padang, who are they ?
Minangkabau people comes from West Sumatra in Indonesia.
They are everywhere in Indonesia, because they are travelers.
Their language is Minangkabau, we call it also Bahasa Padang or « Baso awak » in local language.
They are muslim and they are the world’s biggest matrilinear society where women own everything : lands, houses, family name. properties, heritages and legacy are passing down from mother to daughter.
Let’s come with us to discover the beauty of West Sumatra and meet the Minangkabau society.
Volcanoes, rice fields, Minangkabau palace with extraordinary architecture, lake, old villages, giants flowers, cow races and many more are waiting for you.
We can organize for you the perfect authentic trip by private car and accompanied by an English speaking guide.
We guarantee you a great mix between nature and culture, interaction with the local people and local amazing food to taste. You won’t get enough of the Minangkabau land.
Accommodations possible between hotels, guest-house and inhabitant houses.
In general, its good to plan a trip between 4 and 15 days to discover West Sumatra.