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Lake Toba

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Lake Toba Is The main tourist destination at north sumatera province - indonesia. can reach about 3hours from kualanamu international airport Medan- The international gateway to Medan city. you can explore it's unique cultural and people.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank enostour
Reviewed 3 days ago

Toba Lake is the biggest & wonderfull lake in Indonesia. The lake is located in North Sumatera, Indonesia.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank wingsholiday
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this area is an absolute beauty. The lake and its surrounding hills are beautiful just to watch. What is lacking is the infrastructure to make this place a real tourist spot. Also, cleanliness must be improved.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank JP W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When were about to touch down, view of the landscape is spectacular around the Silangit International Airport. The airport is still not fully completed. The CIQ post is a makeshift one and passengers must queue for clearance for around half an hour as it is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Whlo63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even in the "tourist capital" of Tuk Tuk, there are few tourists to be seen! This lake is nice for a 2 day visit, rent a scooter for 100,000 IDR for the day ($7!) and show ourself the peninsula. Hike up Pukit Buhur - but...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ilovecorndogs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're travelling to Sumatra, I highly recommend to take the time and visit Lake Toba and places around there! If you're planning on going there you'd better book a homestay or a hotel in tuk-tuk! Since it's the touristic area, most hostles, homestays, reataurants...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank HanaMazahery
Reviewed August 11, 2019

Took a guided tour with Mr Mike (+62 821-6067-1730). He was really friendly, helped us a lot when communicating with locals at attractions and restaurants. He was also familiar with most of the attractions and food places in Berastagi and Lake Toba so we were...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Linna W
Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

Indonesia is not often thought of for its tourist locations, with exception of Bali which so many tourist have trashed over the years, but it has so many gems and Lake Toba in Selingit, Java is one such example. It’s a startlingly beautiful lake formed...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank dawcom
Reviewed July 27, 2019 via mobile

A very nice place for short vacation! From Silangit airport, take taxi - 400k per car but u may share with other tourists. About 2.5hours from airport to parapat jetty due to slow traffic. Then take a boat 20k per person and they will send...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank nurulhumairamn
Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

We motorbikes around Lake Toba. It is a stunning place and a must visit if in North Sumatra. Like most of Sumatra however it is let down by litter. Local Indonesians will throw it out of cars, off boats and on the street without any...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Gauri p
August 26, 2019|
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Response from PaulSiow | Reviewed this property |
Quite safe as long as not overloaded. There are life jackets on board. The boat trip is quite enjoyable. Try to avoid public holidays and the crowds.
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June 27, 2019|
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Response from Christie D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Apologies for not getting back to you sooner but unfortunately I only just saw your message tonight. Ronnie Betchak ÷62081362774855.He is a gentleman i would have no reservation recommending him. The costs will depend... More
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