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    Interesting Spot Tourism Lake Toba North Sumatera Indonesia

    Duniacare-Interesting Spot Tourism lake Toba Nort Sumatera Indonesia.Interesting Spot Tourism Lake Toba.In general, the tourist area of ​​Lake Toba can be enjoyed at several tourist spots as follow:

    1. Samosir Island

    Located in the middle of Lake Toba, you can find the original residence Batak Toba on the island. There is a wide variety of cultural heritage of the past in the island of Samosir Batak society, including stone tombs and traditional villages as well as the unique architectural design of the building.

    You can go to see the tomb of King Sidabutar 500-year-old and watched the statue Sigale Gale can dance. One of the interesting cultural attractions in the village of Old Huta Bolon is a traditional Batak dance show called Dance Sigale Gale.

    Renting a motor vehicle also is one of the other options of interest in the island. You just need to go to the village of Tomok on the island to look for the motor, and can get around the island to enjoy the beautiful panorama that was there, and of course you can see the panorama of Lake Toba from the highest peak on the island.

    If you want to see the traditional court Batak tribe, go to Stone Parsidangan Ambarita to watch hundreds of years old and a legal execution of prisoners there.
    Stone Parsidangan Ancient Batak

    Some other interesting places on the island of Samosir also you can visit, such as Sidihoni Lake and Lake Aek Natonang. Lake is located in the village Aek Natonang Tanjungan, has water so clear in the middle of the green grass grows all around. From this location, you can see the beautiful natural scenery with hilly landscape overgrown with pine trees. As the name suggests Natonang, the situation in around Aek Natonang feels calm and natural.

    If you want to find some souvenirs typical of Batak, go to the village to buy fabric Ulos Jangga woven so beautifully with delicate motifs. This village is one of the famous weaving Ulos communities in North Sumatra and you also can see the manufacturing process there.

    Samosir Island Address: Samosir, North Sumatra
    Map location: click hereGPS Coordinates: 2.6735255,98.8592161

    2. Parapat

    Parapat is a city located on a peninsula that juts into Lake Toba. This is one of the tourist center of Lake Toba is famous for a large number of tourists visit, also the top choice to begin the journey to Samosir Island by ferry or boat.Parapat, the beauty of Lake Toba can be enjoyed in a variety of interesting activities, among which is a popular water activity. You can swim, water skiing, canoeing fun, climbing boating, fishing, and so forth. Even playing golf you can also do in Parapat.

    On the hill Naborsahon river, you can see a wide variety of plants that bloom throughout the year, including bogenvile, pointetties, and honey sucle. The cool climate in the town of Parapat make this area as one of the tourist destinations of North Sumatra visited by tourists.

    Parapat, you can also go to the Bung Karno Seclusion House. This is the place where the first President ever exiled by the Dutch in 1948 along with several national figures, such as Sutan Sjahrir and Agus Salim. This seclusion house stood firm with the dominant white paint and a yard wide, has a classic European-style architectural buildings, and is located on the edge of the town of Parapat directly overlooking Lake Toba.
    Address Lake Toba: Parapat, North Sumatra
    Map location: click hereGPS Coordinates: 2.6680153,98.9376948
    In some parts of this city, you can also find a number of shops selling a variety of merchandise and various souvenirs of Batak, such as various accessories to clothing.

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