Best Things To Do in Medan, Indonesia

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Top Medan Activities And Tours

Explore the best things to do in Medan. These are the most preferred tourist activities.

  • Save 4% 3 days Medan Orangutan Bukit Lawang
    3 days Medan Orangutan Bukit LawangNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 3 Days

    The tours starts from Kuala Namu Medan airport included transfer service to Hotel Deli River in Medan on Day 1.The next day y...

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  • Save 4% Private Tour: Karo Highlands and Lake Toba from Medan
    Private Tour: Karo Highlands and Lake Toba from Medan6 Reviews

    Duration: 9 Hrs 30 Mins

    Experience a full-day sightseeing on this private tour from Medan. You will visit Brastagi in the Karo Highlands which has tw...

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  • Save 5% Half-Day Medan City Sightseeing Tour
    Half-Day Medan City Sightseeing TourNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 6 Hrs

    Medan, capital of North Sumatra, is a booming economic hub and commercial centre for the region. Due to its array of ethnic d...

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  • Save 5% 3 Days 2 Nights Bukit Lawang & Orangutans
    3 Days 2 Nights Bukit Lawang & OrangutansNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 3 Days

    This 3-day package is perfect for adventurous animal lovers who are keen to explore the rainforest of Gunung Leuser National ...

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Medan, Indonesia

Must see places in Medan ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Medan and point of interests to visit.

  1. Masjid Raya Al-mashun

    # 1 of 25 Things To Do in Medan | Added 208 times in trip plans
    Masjid Raya Al-mashun

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site

    Address: Jalan Sisingamangaraja, Medan Kota, Mesjid, Medan, Kota Medan, Sumatera Utara 20212, Indonesia

    Masjid Raya Al-mashunis an astounding and exceptionally built landmark that has an amazing charm attracting number of tourists from around the planet. It is stationed in the beautiful city of Medan, I...Read more

  2. Lake Toba

    # 2 of 25 Things To Do in Medan | Added 64 times in trip plans
    Lake Toba

    Tags: View Point, Lake

    Address: Lake Toba, Danau Toba, North Sumatra, Indonesia

    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 vol...Read more

  3. Lake Sidihoni

    # 3 of 25 Things To Do in Medan | Added 50 times in trip plans
    Lake Sidihoni

    Tags: Lake, Nature

    Address: Lake Sidihoni, Salaon Toba, Ronggur Nihuta, Samosir Regency, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Medan

    If you are in Indonesia, do visit this "lake within a lake" - Lake Sidihoni. Located within Samosir Island, this place is an island within Lake Toba, in North Sumatra, which is about 20 hectares. The ...Read more

  4. Bakso Firman

    # 4 of 25 Things To Do in Medan | Added 36 times in trip plans
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    Address: Jl. Binangah Fisa, Simanindo, Tomok, Simanindo, Kabupaten Samosir, Sumatera Utara 22395, Indonesia

    Timings: 03:00 pm - 11:59 pm Details
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    Herman Lai


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  5. Hotel Pandu Lakeside Tuktuk

    # 5 of 25 Things To Do in Medan | Added 53 times in trip plans
    Hotel Pandu Lakeside Tuktuk Image

    Address: Jl. Tuktuk Siadong, Tuktuk Siadong, Samosir, Samosir Regency, North Sumatra 22395, Indonesia

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    Yulia Kemala

    Hotelnya bagus., bersih, nyaman, fasilitas berfungsi semuanya. Dari air panas, tv kabel semua berfungsi dengan baik. Karyawan hotel juga ramah banget n sigap melayani tamu hotel yg butuh bantuan. H...

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  6. Knokke/het Zoute Airport

    # 6 of 25 Things To Do in Medan | Added 1251 times in trip plans
  7. Swiss-belinn

    # 7 of 25 Things To Do in Medan | Added 212 times in trip plans
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    Address: Jalan Surabaya No. 88, Pasar Baru, Medan Kota, Ps. Baru, Medan Kota, Kota Medan, Sumatera Utara 20212, Indonesia

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    Christopher Patuwo

    Old building in strategic area (located in the center of Medan), walk behind it and you will find a lot of traditional foods and when the nights come, walk around the block in front of it, its like fo...

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  8. Jw Marriott Hotel Medan

    # 8 of 25 Things To Do in Medan | Added 190 times in trip plans
    Jw Marriott Hotel Medan Image

    Address: Jl. Putri Hijau No.10, Silalas, Medan, Kota Medan, Sumatera Utara 20111, Indonesia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Marco Tabo Silalahi

    Everyone is welcoming and professional. Nice high floor rooms and so modern facilities. Pool is also nice with staggering views of Medan. I recommend the corner rooms which you can get almost 180° vi...

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  9. Grand Sakura Hotel

    # 9 of 25 Things To Do in Medan | Added 173 times in trip plans
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    Address: Jl. HM. Yamin. SH No. 41, Perintis, Medan, Medan City, North Sumatra 20234, Indonesia

    Google Reviews

    Very good hotel.. Rooms are excellent, we took executive room.. Rooms are a big and elegant.. Very clean, good bathroom and with good bathtub.. Beds are comfortable and the grow from hotel is average...

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