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Private Tour: Karo Highlands and Lake Toba from Medan
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

One of amazing places in the world. You should visit here before you die. Especially for photographers, there are many spots to take awesome photos.

Thank AdhiRachdian
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We did a day trip to Lake Toba, it took all together 13 hours to go to The Lake Toba and Sipisopiso waterfall and came back to our hotel in Medan. Actually, should stay overnight , it will be more enjoyable trip. It was nice...More

1  Thank SoniaBali
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Such a lovely place for a break from life... perfect for trip with either friends or families! You would enjoy so much out door activities here, from cycling, swimming, paragliding, jet skiing; while not forgetting to experience their special and unique local culture; as well...More

1  Thank Jaspal S
Reviewed 28 March 2017

nice view, beautiful and good for camping with family or friends. one of the top destinations in karo

Reviewed 4 March 2017

Yet I never have been there :( I just across the street next the lake to go to my parents home. We could see beautiful scenery of Toba lake from the street.. yet it will be greater if you (i mean me, :( huhu) make...More

2  Thank Chro_Ni444
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Accompanied by fresh air and incredible view, this place has become one of my favorite place to visit. Being the largest volcanic lake in the world, it has been an attraction for local and overseas visitors. Having said that, I still find that this wonderful...More

Thank KungfuPanda2017
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Danau Toba's stakeholder maybe just develop the main attraction without develop the facilities among them. Tourist didn't feel easiness to enjoy the lake without distraction from bad facilities. It just... Lake and hotels.

Thank ArthaHutabarat
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I couldn't believe that it was actually a lake, it is so huge! And has simply exquisite natural beauty, hills surrounding it! Absolutely breathtaking! The island inside the lake was a bit disappointing but other than that everything was perfect!

Thank 906sanyab
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We chartered a boat to take us out to the island to see the Batak village. It was very laid back and the water was very still. Even got to drive the boat for awhile. Amazing what can happen when you ask. Very pleasant day...More

Thank ozrick33Sydney
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We spent more time on the Island than we had planned because we really enjoyed the atmosphere,the food and the surrounding-even though it was very quiet because there were almost no tourists. Its the perfect spot to relax and enjoy good food with a couple...More

1  Thank Samy G
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I am planning a trip to Medan for 4 days. How do I go to lake toba? Can someone recommend a tour operator please?
2 May 2017|
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Response from ozrick33Sydney | Reviewed this property |
Cannot recommend a tour operator. Sorry. We hired a driver to take us by car.
I've booked to Medan on 1 to 4 June. Looking at reviews it seems best head straight to lake toba... anyone knows who I can arrangement for airport to lake toba and accommodation for 4 pax plus day tour.. ?
14 April 2017|
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Response from Rio S |
Hi esthertan, You can head straight to lake toba from kuala namu airport..which place do you want to visit? if you want to go to parapat city, you can take bus from the airport called PARADEP BUS..end destination will be... More
Alison M
Does anyone know the accommodation options for Lake Toba or where I can find information on line?
4 March 2017|
Response from papad0m |
Hi Alison ; for wich period you want to visit Lake Toba ? check our big batak house on the lake ; still some days are available in the first 2 weeks of july ; because of Hari Rarya all spaces fill up real fast..Regards... More