Various tourists dot com says; In the middle of Lake Toba, there is an island called Samosir Island. Samosir island has two small lakes namely Lake and Lake Aek Natonang Sidihoni. Samosir island which has an area almost as large as the state of Singapore is not an empty island, the island is home to Samosir Batak tribe. Batak tribe who live d Samosir Island still adhere to ancestral beliefs. They also still run the usual rituals of our ancestors.
Sail of Lake Toba - wikipedia
Not only Samosir Island is the main attraction of this resort, Lake Toba is also surrounded by pine forest and several waterfalls and hot springs in the forest. The scenery around the lake is very beautiful with the relatively cool air that you would like to linger here.
Batak society which is in the vicinity of this lake, Lake Toba is not only the natural attractions that have outstanding beauty. They believe that the Lake Toba became the abode of the goddess seven Batak tribe or commonly referred to Namborru. Every time you do activities around the lake, the people will pray and ask for permission in advance to get a blessing and events to run smoothly.
Lake Toba, located in North Sumatra is the largest lake in Indonesia. This lake has an area of approximately 1,130 km². Lake Toba is located in North Sumatra Samosir Parapat area where it is said the lake was formed about 73,000 to 75,000 years ago.
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According to travel Indonesia said that, Lake Toba is a lake
cratered area of 1,145 square kilometers. Dwell in the middle of an island with an area that is almost proportional to the area of Singapore. Lake Toba is actually more like a sea than a lake considering its size. Therefore, the Lake Toba placed as the largest lake in Southeast Asia and the second largest in the world after Lake Victoria in Africa. Lake Toba also includes the deepest lake in the world is approximately 450 meters.
Hotel of Lake Toba Internasional
If you pay a visit to Lake Toba, there are many hotels that are here, but we more I recommend to you to stay in Lake Toba hotel internationally.
Hotel Danau Toba International Medan has 311 modern and trendy designed rooms divided by Hotel Condominium with contemporary interiors. An ideal place to stay for a meeting or conference, leisure and relaxation with your business partner or your family. State of the art equipment Including WiFi in all areas, swimming pool with beautiful garden view, completed with Cafe Terrace Restaurant and Lounge Bar 24 hours room service, fitness center as well as a business center.
Free entrance to our entertainment outlets (Family karaoke, The Tavern, Batak Song, Dangdut International)
Free Wi Fi Internet at lobby area and all type of rooms.
That glimpse of information from the beauty of Lake Toba North Sumatra. If you want to visit here you can use air or surface transportation from the Medan city.