Samosir Island Beautiful Attraction In The Middle Of Lake Toba

Samosir Island Beautiful Attraction In The Middle Of Lake Toba – The beauty of the scenery on Samosir Island in North Sumatra will sedate you for a moment. How come? A beautiful volcanic island stretches in the middle of Lake Toba. Which is also the largest lake in Southeast Asia. You will find cool and fresh air while in this North Sumatra tourist spot.

Samosir Island from a distance

Samosir itself is one of the districts in North Sumatra Province. Your adventure in Samosir Sumatra will be characterized by distinctive ripples from each district with their respective magnets. For lovers of domestic nature, the name Samosir Island must be familiar.

Not only is nature tourism offered. You will also be presented with historical tours that still feel the nuances of the culture. Some of them, such as watching Sigale-gale (in Tomok), go around the Huta Bolon Museum, visit the Tomb of King Sidabutar, and the uniqueness of the Parsidangan Stone.

When you look around, it will look as if every inch of the edge of the island of Samosir Sumatra is lined with crystal clear waters of Lake Toba. So fabulous! Still not enough? You can wander for a while in Marlakkop Cave, relax in hot springs, and much more.

The charm of the island in the middle of the lake with a height of 1000 meters above sea level makes it a ‘mandatory’ visit for tourists, both domestic and foreign. Don’t be surprised if you want to go back to this place, when you are at home.

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Samosir Island is the biggest lake in North Sumatra, it is in the middle of Lake Toba. If you go to Medan by plane, then the trip from Polonia Airport to Samosir Island will take around 4 to 5 hours by road. Arriving at the location, your fatigue will be paid for by the perfection of natural landscapes owned by Samosir.


There is plenty of access to get to Samosir Island. For those of you who are tired of land travel, there’s no need to worry. There are three waterways through Lake Toba. Including through the Port of Ajibata to Tomok Port. Through Tigaras to Simanindo and also from Muara to Nainggolan.

Especially for the route through Muara to Nainggolan, Ferry boats only operate on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays. You can travel overland to the island in the middle of the lake via a bridge built during the Dutch period. This choice of trip will take you through Jalan Tele, which is the route that connects Samosir with Humbang Hasundutan Regency. If you decide to enjoy the trip by driving yourself, make sure to stay alert. Because the road is quite slippery and winding even though overall it is paved.

Facilities and Accommodation

Samosir Island continues to develop from time to time. So you will be served with various facilities and conveniences. Starting from lodging offered at relatively affordable prices, namely the range of Rp.50,000 to Rp.200,000, such as Pandu Lak Side Hotel Tuktuk. Various typical culinary menus of the Batak tribe, tourism centers, and the existence of ATMs in the capital city of Samosir (Pangururan City) so you don’t have to carry large amounts of cash. So what are you waiting for?

But you don’t need to worry because the recommendation from our travel agent has prepared everything. Bintan travel is an official travel agent that provides Lake Toba tour Medan. You only have to book and everything from hotels, transportation and others has been prepared. Immediately contact the following number +62 819 828 117 for booking.

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