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Jl. Jamin Ginting, Gundaling I, Berastagi 22153, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small hill with view of mount sibayak- however the view is unremarkable. Can go a visit if you're around the area- but not worth going a trip specially to visit this hill.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alyssa C
Reviewed December 16, 2018

Too cloudy to view Mount Sinabung and Mount Sibayak when we visited, but the weather is nice and cooling.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Best place to visit if you or your group don't have the stamina or insufficient time to climb the Mount Sinabung or Mount Sibayak. Place not so clean due to the horse riding activity. Feel free to try the deliciou steamed groundnut. R4k entrance fee.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hckok77
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

A scenic view of Lake Toba and Tongging from the top is just fabulous. It happened to be a clear view as we drive down. The fold moutain, the lake as back drop and the vilkage dwelling made the panoramic view picturesque. We even have...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dr_ganlt
Reviewed September 10, 2018

It was a cloudy day when we visit Gundaling hill and from the cafe, we can roughly see Mt. Sinabung from far. It would be much better if the site can undergo major upgrade to make the experience much better and visitors will be more...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Robin C
Reviewed September 3, 2018

This is the spot for people to enjoy the day, looking at Mt. Sinabung, which until now, is still active erupting dust over the surrounding area. But when I was there, the sky was quite cloudy, so the mountain was just a sketch. The views...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Richvs1331
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Bukit Gundaling (Gundaling Hill) is place in Berastagi, about 15 Minutes from Berastagi Fruit Market. A hill to see the sights of Mount Sinabung and Karo highland, you can also walk around the Hill. Many merchants sell food and you can relax for a while....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JulianHolmesS
Reviewed July 10, 2018

It takes approximately 30 minutes walk from Berastagi, Gundaling hill is a nice place for sight seeing where you can see the Karo highland as well as Sunset or Sunrise from there. The views is awesome but the bed thing is too much littering on...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank emmanuelle523
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Very nice views. A few food and suvinier vendors at the top. A few nice places to sit to watch the sunset. Bathroom there but didn't use. Walked from hotel, took about a half hour from the center of town. Public transport is also available,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Colin M
Reviewed May 30, 2018

You have have views of both Mount Sinabung and Sibayak on a clear day. However it is a touristy carpark peak and with quite a lot of trash around. Please note that there is an entrance fee of 4000Rp/pax.

Date of experience: May 2018
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