Unravelling the beauty of the Nyarai Waterfall in West Sumatra, Indonesia

Netgenz - Destinations West Sumatra | Hello friends, on this occasion we will discuss the topic of the province of West Sumatra, namely Unravelling the beauty of the Nyarai Waterfall in West Sumatra, Indonesia. The waterfall is a natural tourist spot that is perfect for spending vacation time and unwinding from daily activities, especially for someone who doesn't like crowds. Given that the Provinces of Aceh and North Sumatra are no less interesting than their natural destinations, read Destinations in Aceh. And more about the Best Tourist Attractions in North Sumatra, Indonesia.

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Here Is Unravelling the beauty of the Nyarai Waterfall in West Sumatra, Indonesia

Unravelling the beauty of the Nyarai Waterfall in West Sumatra, Indonesia

 Unraveling the beauty of the Nyarai Waterfall in West Sumatra, Indonesia




Nyarai Waterfall has a height of 8 meters and is located in the Gamaran Forest area, Salibutan Lubuk Alung which is still part of the Bukit Barisan National Nature Reserve. The natural beauty and waterfalls have been enjoyed by many tourists. The beginning of the development of the Nyarai Waterfall tourist area was thanks to a young man named Ritno Kurniawan. He graduated from one of the leading universities in Yogyakarta, namely UGM, and majored in agriculture. In 2011 he returned to his hometown in Lubuk Alung and developed the potential of the natural beauty of his village. Despite getting a lot of pressure from various parties, especially the mother, Rhino's determination was unanimous.

He started his action by meeting with several figures in Lubuk Alung, for years struggling to find out his mother and the residents of Lubuk Alung. Indeed, not a few doubt or even guarantee it, but with confidence and, they want to develop its natural potential. Finally, in 2013, I was assisted by several residents to start managing Nyarai Waterfall. At the beginning of its existence, Nyarai Waterfall only had 20 tour guides, by not charging a penny or free for visitors.


Route and Location

Route and Location

Route and Location




The location of Nyarai Waterfall is in Gamaran Hamlet, Nagari Salibutan, Lubuk Alung District, Regency. And the route to Nyarai Waterfall is very easy because of its location not far from the city center. When you arrive at the tourist post, you must fill out the guest book. After that determine the tour package to be taken. Each tour package must be accompanied by a guide.

Next, the guide will take you to start the journey to Nyarai Waterfall, the distance to be covered is about 5 km with a travel time of 2-3 hours depending on your physical endurance. From the start of your departure, you will find a path in the middle of a wild forest. A tour guide will accompany you so you don't get lost and avoid unwanted things along the way. After traveling in the wilderness, you have to cross a shallow river but the water flow is sometimes quite heavy. After crossing the river, the distance to Nyarai Waterfall is getting closer.



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