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Private Tour: Karo Highlands and Lake Toba from Medan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

its a long trip but worth it, in 10 years this could be a big tourist attraction, i stayed at a hotel on the lake

Thank SimonN88
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent a couple of days at Lake Toba. Will defiantly go back, BUT, will never ever again take a car (or taxi) from Medan to Parapat for it took 5 hours to get there, and over 7 to go back to Medan airport due...More

Thank EricOhioUsa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Apologies if this post is a little long, just trying to provide as much detail as possible to help anyone planning to hike this volcano, as we couldn't seem to find much information online about the starting point or the hike itself. We had read...More

1  Thank Calmsloth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just wanted to send a quick note to say Thank you for all of Tobatransporter arrangment for our trip, especially on such short notice. We had a very safe trip with Don as our driver and got to see all of the sights on...More

Thank Driver M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Toba lake is one of the best tourist objek in north sumatera province indonessia.. around 4-5hours by car from medan city..

Thank tourbudget
Reviewed 12 June 2017

A must visit in Indonesia with its breath-taking natural beauty. With 4-5 hours journey from Medan (Kualanamu Airport) you can reach Parapat & plan your travel accordingly. Alternatively , you can also make Samosir Island (located in middle of the lake) as your base. Exploring...More

Thank sankhasubhra s
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Toba lake is a really nice place to go and chill. There are plenty of activities to do: swim in the lake, rent a motorbike and go to the many cultural places or even to the view point which is amazing. We had a really...More

Thank joelplana22
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

One of the best place to visit when you're in Sumatera, Indonesia. It can be reach from Medan for about 3-4 hours. You can find any traditional food as well along the way to Toba Lake such as BPK-kind of pork with traditional ingredients. Delicious?...More

Thank Jeany D
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

This is the largest volcanic lake in the world so must see when you are in Indonesia. The lake is about 100km long and 30 km wide. In the middle of the lake there is an island called Samosir. You can go there either take...More

1  Thank Ruth D
Reviewed 11 May 2017

My friends and I booked a five-day trip from Toba Transporter. Pros: - The trip is relatively cheap and payment was made in foreign currencies. - Most of the time the driver is punctual - No rush in the trip - Toba is the biggest...More

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2 May 2017|
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Response from Pete O | Reviewed this property |
A group taxi- we got one at airport- arived at 2 amin morn😘
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
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