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    Welcome To Lake Toba Parapat Indonesia

    Duniacare.com-Welcome To Lake Toba Parapat Indonesia.Here we,Lake Toba one of the others a beautiful place for tour in Indonesia.Lake Toba there  are in Parapat Medan North Sumatera Indonesia.

    The beauty of Lake Toba will never run out of people discussed. Viewed from any angle - both from Parapat, Tongging, and from the island of Samosir - the lake is equally beautiful. This time I will give you the Lake Toba from within, from the island.

    The route From Medan to Lake Toba when was you are visiting the Lake Toba Parapat.

    The most common route taken is through the town of Parapat tourist, who was on the edge of Lake Toba. From Medan, the city can be reached in five hours by road, passing through the town Pematangsiantar.

    If you want to use public transport, you can take a bus or L-300 in Terminal Sandpaper Medan. My advice, choose a large bus because the journey is long and quite complicated.

    Along the way, especially when it is close to Parapat, the beautiful scenery of Lake Toba can begin to enjoy on the right side of the road. Welcome to Parapat, the gateway to the beautiful island of Samosir!

    Samosir Island

    Island area of ​​approximately 630 square kilometers located in the middle of Lake Toba This can be achieved through two ports: Ajibata and Balige. As a larger port, Ajibata provide transportation in the form of a ferry that can carry cars, trucks and other motor vehicles.

    Just to spend around USD 3 thousand, you can cross over to Tomok at Samosir in about 40 minutes. If you want to enjoy the scenery, take place in the upper deck of the ferry. When their children are swimming around the boat, throw coins, then they will swim scrambling pick.

    When not driving, you can directly cross from Parapat to the inn that has been ordered. Travel by motor boat is faster than the ferry, and directly take you to your destination. It costs USD $ 5 thousand per person, but maybe more if it is not a lot of passengers in the boat.

    Tomok and Tuktuk

    Tomok is the port village which became a place of transit vehicles from the island of Sumatra. The place is crowded with traditional markets and stalls. Attraction in Tomok there is the tomb of King Sidabutar. When you walk about 45 minutes from Tomok, you will arrive at Tuktuk, tourist center on the island. There is public transport if you do not want to walk in the sun.

    As a tourism center in Samosir, Tuktuk provide various facilities, among others, accommodation, restaurants, shops, bicycle and motorcycle rental, gift shop, travel agency, also some bars.

    Some accommodations to choose from, among others, Hotel Carolina, one of the largest and most famous in Samosir. The other is Tabo Cottages, famous for his vegetarian cuisine as well as homemade bread and cakes.

    If you want comfort and quiet atmosphere, may Horas Family House is the right choice. In addition, there is also a hotel Silintong, Thyesza, and Toledo Inn and Samosir Cottages. For one night, you spend the funds will not be much. You will only spend as much as Rp 100-250 thousand, depending on the selected accommodation facilities.

    If you decide to stay in Tuktuk, of course you will not spend any time in that place. Hire bicycles and motorcycles are the right choice for down the beauty of Lake Toba and Samosir Island, and do not miss the Toba Batak culture. The rental fee typically ranges between $ 70-80 thousand.

    Ambarita, Simanindo, and Pangururan

    In a trip around the island of Samosir, you can enjoy a panoramic view of green hills, paddy fields stretching, as well as a tranquil lake views. All of these may be rare you get in a big city where you live.

    In addition, the activity of villagers grain drying and transporting their produce would be incredibly interesting.

    Ambarita village can be reached by an hour's walk from Tuktuk, or about 20 minutes by boat. The village is interesting because past Toba Batak people still embrace cannibalism. Now all that remains is lined stone chair where the elders met to decide the fate of captured enemy.

    In Simanindo, you have the opportunity to see the relics of the king's house that has been converted into a museum with a replica of the surrounding villages. In one corner there is also the tomb of the kings of the Toba Batak are quite well preserved. From the shores of Lake Toba in Simanindo, you also can see a small island called Tao. When you are on a motorcycle, you can enjoy the beauty of the Tao and Lake Toba from the edge of the dock.

    Meanwhile, Pangururan can be reached in about 90 minutes by motorbike from Tuktuk or Tomok. Famous tourist attraction in Pangururan is Aek Rangat or hot spring that originates from Mount Pusuk Buhit. This place is perfect to unwind after a day of touring the island of Samosir and enjoy the beauty of Lake Toba.
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