HomeBlogs Siti Nurbaya Bridge and The Grave of Siti Nurbaya Gunung padang/ padang mountain actually is a hill, which are famous with
jembatan sitinurbaya/ sitinurbaya bridge, and the grave of sitinurbaya
herself. Sitinurbaya is a legend, which are lives among padang citizen.
She famous because of her did to refuse to get married with datuak
maringgih, the man that her parent want to become her husband. It is the
tradition in minangkabau about parent to arrange the man for their
doughter to marry with, so in that time no dating.
sitinurbaya bridge is one of the tourism areas in padang. Locate in
south of padang city, about 1 KM, is so easy to reach from downtown by
using public transportation or taxi. This tourism destination will
crowded in the afternoon till evening with people for enjoying the mouth
of the arau river view while eating corn bake or banana bake. Grave of
sitinurbaya was laying on slope of gunung padang/ padang mountain, which
are have a wonderfull view of the sea.