Best Tourist Attraction in North Sumatera -Sumatra was widely known as Andalas because total areas of this Island is very wide. One of provinces in Sumatera Island is Sumatera Utara (North Sumatera). This province has many popular spots for recreation. One of the best tourist attraction in North Sumatera is Toba Lake (id:Danau Toba). This place is an icon of North Sumatera since Toba lake is not like other lake in this world, Toba lake has a small island In the middle of the lake.


Toba Lake is located in North Sumatera, this is a volcanic lake with many interesting spots to enjoy the landscape there. The characteristic of toba lake is that toba lake has an island in the middle of Toba Lake, named Samosir Island. This is a unique place, and extra ordinary place to visit and become tourist destination. Toba Lake is the largest lake in Southeast Asia.

Find Other Places When You Are Travelling to Toba Lake

Maimun Palace

When you are travelling to North Sumatera, Maimun Palace is best destination for tourist. Maimun Palace located on Brigadir Jenderal Katamso Street, Kecamatan (districts) Medan Maimun, Medan.

This Palace established since 1946 and the total area is 2.700 meter and has 30 rooms with unique interior design, that rooms designed with a mix of Islam, Melayu, Spain, Italy culture. Maimun Palace is relic of Deli Kingdom, and the Maimun Palace has become icon of North Sumatera. The visitor can visit this Palace with cheap price of admission. This Palace has relics of Holland, weapons, Sultan family photo collection.

Sipiso-piso Waterfall

What a wonderful tourist attraction! To access this place you must down thausands of stairs. Sipiso-Piso waterfall located in Tanah Karo Districs, near Danau Toba Lake. The height of Sipiso-piso Waterfall is 120 meters.

Height of this waterfall about 120 meters. This waterfall is the height waterfall in Indonesia. Best spot to enjoy the landscape is on "Gardu Pandang" there you can watch the full scenery. The full scenery means you can watch Tanah Karo land, Samosir Islands (island on the center of Toba Lake) and if you want see the scenary under the waterfall, you can use stairs to go there, you need one hour to get there.

After get below of sipiso-piso waterfall, you can see pine and The roar of the waterfall. Enjoy the fresh air, fresh scenery while snacking. Waterfall Location

This waterfall located in Desa Tongging, Kecamatan Merek, Kabupaten Karo, Sumatera Utara. Kecamatan Merek located 24 km from Kabanjahe City Facilities and Accommodation

Parking area and "Warung Makan" or traditional restaurant you could found there. You can rent a lodging to enjoy the night, and you can buy unique souvenirs for your family or your special person.

Air Terjun Dua Warna

Air Terjun Dua Warna or two color waterfall. This spot located on Kecamatan Sibolangit, Sumatera Utara. Water from this waterfall sourced from spring of Mount Sibayak. Why this waterfall named as two color waterfall? because the water of this waterfall has two color gradation, grayish and light blue.

The blue water is cold and the abu is warm water haha what a unique phenomenon? You can enjoy while take much of photos and share it on your social media. You also can camping near of this waterfall enjoy your night with natural atmosphere. To access this spot you must entering and past the natural and clean forest, but don't worry because you can rent a guide to help you to that location.

Linting Lake

Danau Linting is vulcanic lake is unique lake, because the water has greenish colour. depth of this lake more than 100 meters so be carefully when enjoy in this lake.

Linting Lake has warm water, but not smell of sulfur. You can enjoy warm water on the edge of the lake. Dont try to enjoy the warm water too long from the edge because this is vulcanic lake and it has unmetered depth.

Salju Panas Dolok Tinggi Raja

Hot Snow Dolok Tinggi Raja is a limestone hill area with unique color. This place located in Dolok Tinggi Raja Village, North Sumatera. Grounds in this area has unique color, the color is white. On the center of this area be found hot water lake with blue greenish water.

This spot located on Desa Dolok Tinggi Raja, Kecamatan Silau Kahean, Kabupaten Simalungun, Sumatera Utaa. This tourist destination widely known as Kawah Putih Tinggi Raja.

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