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Address: Jln. Parak Kubang no. 40, Bukittinggi 26117, Indonesia

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Beautiful clock with nice surrounding

It is located very close to "Pasar Atas" in where you can find many shops that offers Minangkabau's handicrafts. From clothes, hijab, crafts, to weaving or "songket". And you can... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is located very close to "Pasar Atas" in where you can find many shops that offers Minangkabau's handicrafts. From clothes, hijab, crafts, to weaving or "songket". And you can sit in the park surrounding this clock .. perhaps to watch the sunset would be nice if not raining..

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

I dont know what so special about this clock tower,it's just an ordinary clock tower located at the centre of the city of Bukit Tinggi.Lots of locals gather here,perhaps because it is close to a market.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

If you go to bukittinggi this place like city center, many people gather heres.The place near from shopping place, food stand and "Bung Hatta" park.Many hotels gather around this place.This place one of historical stories about city of Padang.

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Right in the central of Bukittinggi, Gadang Clock Tower located in the beautiful park in this town. Surrounding areas were shopping malll, fashion store, Bung Hatta palace, several big hotels, museum and other tourism spot. Local people were mostly seen in this park. With flowerish garden complete the nice view around. Horses to ride were always ready to carry people... More 

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Bogor, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

City landmark that very famous so very crowded, hard to find parking area. Like every ody said you must go if you come to bikittinggi.

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Thank Rangga_xyz
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is a must visit tends to be very crowded at times. Right in front of the Clock Tower is a mall where you can buy clothes etc. Horse carriage ride is also available in front of the Clock Tower.

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Thank MarShahrie
Bengkulu, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

Very old Big clock Tower , when I was teenager, now 52 y old , the clock had been there. It seem a land mark of Bukit Tinggi. Many food stall surrounding with clean and delicious most of all are chip. shopping traditional home - made industry product for giving to neighbors after going home . The product is so... More 

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

I was here just for few minutes after having breakfast in one of local restaurant near the market. It was packed with people and a bit hot since most of the trees were trimmed.

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Thank B1shonen
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

well, this clock is the symbol of bukittinggi. people usually take picts in front this tower. around the clock tower, there is a crowded market.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The jam gadang near to the traiditional market and local foods..you can go to simpang raya restaurant the authentic local foods..especially randang beef..the jam gadang best view in the night because there are colorful light..rainy seasons better prepare umbrella..

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