TOUR CODE : LNE-NS-05-03 is a 5 days adventure holiday North Sumatra Tour Package. Stay 2 nights in BERASTAGI – 2n on SAMOSIR Island. Climbing tour to hike up to Mount Sibayak Volcano and explore Medan – Lake TOBA surroundings. The journey will be started either from Medan downtown or Kuala Namu Airport.
5d4n Lovely Holiday Adventure Climbing Mount Sibayak Volcano Tour Berastagi from Medan – Lake TOBA – NORTH Sumatra Tour Packages.
TOUR CODE : LNE-NS-05-03
- 2 nights stay in BERASTAGI at SINABUNG HILL Hotel or BERASTAGI COTTAGE.
- 2 nights stay TOBA LAKE Samosir Island at TABO COTTAGE or TOBA VILLAGE INN.
DAY 1 : Medan Surroundings Tour to Berastagi.
Our team work will come to pick you up either from hotel in Medan or Kuala Namu Airport North Sumatra. We will travel to Bukit Lawang by visiting some tourists highlights around Medan. Such as visiting (Istana) Maimun Palace, Medan Grand Mosque (Masjid Raya Al-Mashun). Also the extraordinary unique church Maria Annai Vellangkanni and Asam Kumbang Crorodile Conservation. We will drive further to Pagoda Lumbini Park, the impressive Buddhist Temple Park in Berastagi. Perfectly located on the mountainous highland with its refreshing cooling weather. Surrounded by two active volcanoes ; SINABUNG mount and SIBAYAK mount. After that proceed driving to Berastagi and check in hotel.
DAY 2 : Mount Sibayak Volcano Hike Berastagi
First of all, this trip is indeed much better to start quite early in the morning before sunrise in order to catch up the magnificent sunrise view. Ideally starts at 04h00 from your hotel in Berastagi. Another possibility is after early breakfast around 07h00 or 08h00 starting from your hotel purposely just to catch the view.
We begin driving to Mount Sibayak climbing starting point, roughly 30 minutes away from Berastagi. Then starts hiking up to slowly reach Mount Sibayak summit to enjoy the impressive view of Berastagi highland surrounding landscape. Sometimes the gigantic summit of Mount Sinabung Volcano can also be seen if the weather is clear enough.
The easy lovely hike itself takes around 90 minutes to 2 hours and likewise in return nearly the same time. Then we carry on driving to Sidebuk debuk hot springs located on the foot of Mount Sibayak for the natural relaxation happy ending after volcano climbing. On our way back, we will visit Pagoda Lumbini, the impressive Buddhist Temple Park. It is situated about 30 minutes away from Berastagi before returning to hotel and leisure on your own path.
DAY 3 : Berastagi to Samosir Island – Toba Lake.
On our way, we will have some stops to visit Dokan Village, the authentic traditional typical Batak Karo village. We will witness and experience how people live in their long houses following the traditions from their ancestors. Then we proceed to a fabulous tourist attraction around North Sumatra, the charming Sipiso-piso waterfall with fascinating Lake Toba background.
After that we carry on driving to the King Purba Palace, the ancient Bolon House at Simalungun regency. It must be great to gain more experience to see completely different type of traditional Batak long house architectures. We move on further to have some lovely coffee break at Panorama Simarjarunjung, Northern Toba Lake view surrounded with mountains landscape. After that we drive furthermore to Parapat or Tiga Ras to catch a ferry/boat across Samosir Island – Toba Lake. We finally check in hotel around Toba Lake at noon time.
DAY 4 : Lake Toba Samosir Island Cultural Tour.
We will start our day visiting the most famous tour highlights around Samosir Island – Toba Lake. “King Siallagan” Stone chair ancient courtyard somewhere at Ambarita village, surrounded with typical Bolon houses will be our first stop. After that we will visit Simanindo village to watch the performance of Batak Toba traditional dance. Later on we will visit Tomok village to see the ancient (sarcophagus) tombs of King Sidabutar graves yard.
Lunch break will be made if requested. We will move further to Panorama Parhalow (Sigarantung) to have a lovely coffee break with amazing southern view of Panorama of Lake Toba Samosir Island. We will return to hotel as soon as we are done with all the highlights. Free program during noon time and certainly on your own leisure. Might be relaxing by the lake side or swimming would be fun. Or even having traditional massage would absolutely be such a brilliant idea.
DAY 5 : Lake Toba Samosir (Island) to Medan Kuala Namu Airport OR proceed to Bukittinggi – Maninjau Lake – Minangkabau Pagaruyung Palace – West Sumatra Padang – Harau Valley.
On our last day tour, we are going adjust our departure time according to your flight schedule. We still cross to Parapat and back to the mainland roughly 45 minutes to 1 hour journey by boat/ferry. Then we drive to Medan – (WING Hotel) Kuala Namu Airport via Pematang Siantar – Tebing Tinggi which takes about 4 to 5 hours drive. Or we might also drive you to Sibolangit Airport about 2,5 hour. Another option is around 1 hour to Sibisa Airport.
Or you may also want to proceed your journeys to your next holiday destinations – highlights bucket list around Sumatra, such Orang Utan Bukit Lawang, Sumatran Elephant Tangkahan, Rafflesia Arlnoldii flower in Bukittinggi, Harau Valley, Pacu Jawi (Bull Race), Maninjau Lake or lovely white sandy beach in southern of Cubadak Island Padang West Sumatra, etc.
TRIP IS OVER