HomeBlogs Payakumbuh Payakumbuh is a picturesque village and market place. Fine basketry is
available here. It is 35 km from Bukittinggi and a little further up is
the most dramatic view on the Harau Valley. Harau canyon, near
Payakumbuh is a deep canyon with beautiful waterfall and many
butterflies. Near Lake Meninjau, Batang Palapuh a sanctuary, giant
rafflesia flowers are sometime found.