Lake Toba

  • Address: Lake Toba, Danau Toba, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Medan
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Tags: View Point, Family And Kids, Lake

Lake Toba - Review

Occupying a vast area of 1,130 square kilometers, Lake Toba is the largest natural lake in Indonesia. Formed due to a major volcanic eruption almost 70,000 years ago, Lake Toba is also the largest volcanic lake in the world. The lake with crystal clear water, the surrounding mountains, and the tropical rainforest together make for a postcard perfect picture. The place is very serene and makes you feel calm and relaxed in no time. Since swimming may be prohibited, you can take a look at this lake from a far distance. Since the lake water isn’t much nutrient-rich, it does not support abundant flora and fauna. Visiting this lake will help you unwind and de-stress after a hectic week.

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  • Lake Toba Address: Lake Toba, Danau Toba, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Medan
  • Lake Toba Price: Free
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Things to Know Before Visiting Lake Toba

  • 95% of people who visit Medan include Lake Toba in their plan

  • 27.68% of people start their Lake Toba visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Lake Toba

Tuesday, Friday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Lake Toba

People normally club together Parbaba Beach Hotel and Warung Ikan Sitopsi while planning their visit to Lake Toba.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • A beautiful lake in the middle of North Sumatera province. The lake is so beautiful that surrounded by mountains. Some locals believe this is a mystical lake so all the visitors need to show their respect to all surround if not expecting something bad happens.

  • nice place untuk destinasi wisata di sumut

  • It is the largest lake in Indonesia and the fourth largest in the world. This region is a priority development in the tourism sector. Lake Toba has a very beautiful panorama, which pampers every visitor who comes. The beauty of the lake Toba, make this lake as a tourist target of tourists. In the government program, making Toba lake as Bali is new to Indonesia. As proof of the hard work of the government in the development of tourism and culture in the region of Lake Toba is with the formation of tourism development authority of Lake Toba. the main center of development is the Samosir Island located in the middle of Lake Toba. in addition to the beauty that is owned, Samosir community has a very strong cultural heritage that is Batak culture

  • The journey to come here are so nerve-wracking. I advice to find the experienced driver if you want to here. Fantastic view. Clean. Lot of places to take a selfie.. Better bring ur own food.. Cuz to here the prices for food are expensive

  • Or is fascinating; looks rugged it, but also modern! Would like to go there sometime...🌷🌷🌷

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