Swim or surf at Air Manis Beach, where the rock formations are said to be the remains of the shipwreck of famous local legend Malin Kundang, a sailor who turned to stone. The smaller waves at this brown sand beach are especially suitable for beginner surfers. Stretch out on the sand for a bit of sunbathing and relaxation while listening to the breeze and crashing waves. You can rent surfboards or a small hut on the coastline. If your visit falls during low tide, you can walk through shallow water to a nearby islet 200 m (650 ft) from the shore. Arrange your visit to Air Manis Beach and discover more family-friendly attractions in Padang using our Padang vacation site.
Air Manis Beach reviews
We visited thid beach but it was dirty as it was hit by big waves two days before we came . So the villagers eere busy clearing the mess that time. We managed to see the famaous malin kundang stone... more »
Believe me, years later, Malin kundang statue will be gone. I am shocked, surprised, disgusted. I couldn’t believe on how people treated the site. People are free to step and sit on it. No respect... more »
Don’t go here! Don’t support them by paying IDR 10k. They don’t care about the beach or environment.
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