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Lake Toba

Closes in 20 min: 07:00 - 22:00
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All reviews samosir island tuk tuk beautiful scenery hot springs long journey nice view batak culture sipiso piso medan airport next morning couple of days rent a bike bukit lawang hour drive volcanic eruption enjoy the view local food
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Reviewed yesterday

I flew into Silangit Airport to explore Lake Toba with colleagues from several provinces in Indonesia. It is worth flying to Silangit then drive to Medan while exploring the lake. Although the roads are narrow but smooth paved. Hotels and restaurants are OK. The boat...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ng_Sebastian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took 4 days 3 nights trip. Hired an agent Agape Tours. After few rounds of review on the programme, we agreed to the itinerary. On 1st day arrival we were greeted by Ringo of Agape tours. He is a well- mannered driver and dedicated throughout...More

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank Mogan1973
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

For all who are considering to visit Lake Toba, please take note that it will take at least 4hrs of driving to reach Lake Toba ,Parapat area. Long winding roads up the mountains and Long way from the city. Accommodations found there are not so...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Cheng1205
Reviewed 21 November 2018

After a splendid tour with LG (local-guides dot org) in Kalimantan, we decided to do the 8 Day Sumatra Tour with them, and it was just another dream come true! We were a bit unsure in the beginning because the price was so much lower...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Quinn1976
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Me and my family visited Lake Toba with the Sumatran Local Guides team (local-guides dot org) as part of our 9D8N Sumatra tour. It was TRUELY AWESOME! We visited Bukit Lawang (jungle trek!), Berastagi (volcano trek), and Lake Toba! Lake Toba was just about relaxing....More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Krisss061188
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Lake Toba is a good destination for holidays, many attraction on there. you can see the biggest lake in Asia. have a good view. and have an island in middle the lake. so beautifull. if you like see a beautifull view, you must come to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank NorthSumatraHolidays
Reviewed 17 October 2018

My spouse and I spent two nights and three days in a resort on Samosir Island. Located high up among Sumatra's volcanic peaks, this vast ocean blue crater lake is the result of a massive prehistoric eruption. It is said to be one of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank CJW913
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

The lake is majestic by itself! You can spend some time just admiring its beauty and how large the expanse is. I would recommend going to Parapat and Samosir to really enjoy the lake experience.

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank amarkoul
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Absolutely enjoy the cool weather in this mountainous terrain. During our 4 days 3 nights short travel in lake toba, we have managed to skirt 80% around the lake. The mountain terrain changes from area to area. Some part, we felt we were traveling in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Robin C
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Every couple of years I come to lake Toba which has a magical impact. The lake is the dramatic result of the eruption of one of the worlds supervolcanos and in some places 500 meters deep. A serene and easygoing environment mixed with unique culture...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank AnneMiekeFSK
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29 December 2018|
Response from tiaratourslaketoba |
Hi, The rate is approx USD 10 day - 15 USD / day You may ask for motorbike at some hotel around the island Thank
12 November 2018|
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Response from AnneMiekeFSK | Reviewed this property |
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