Tourism Sites



AEK SIJORNIH

Location : Sayur Matinggi, Desa Aek Libung Kabupaten Tapanuli Selatan, Sumatera Utara

Aek Sijornih perhaps less popular in the ears of travelers because the place is less concern by the government. Aek sijornih is a tourist spot in North Sumatra in the form of a waterfall. Aek Sijornih is a name of the Batak language that has meaning clear water. Located in the village of Aek Libung, Aek Sijornih consists of two small sized waterfall over the cliff sloping containing lime.

Air Terjun Dwi Warna

Location : Sibolangit, Sumatera Utara

Telaga Dwi Warna Waterfall Sibolangit has its own uniqueness compared to other waterfalls, this waterfall which has 2 colors. With a height around 100 meters, Telaga Dwi Warna Waterfalls Sibolangit have Dwi Color white to gray and light blue because the content of phosphorus and sulfur has. To be able to reach the location Dwi Warna Waterfall Ponds Sibolangit, you will pass through the forest so prepare yourself beforehand. If the fear of getting lost, you can hire a guide.

The time taken to reach this place is 4.5 hours, with details of Medan - Post Sibolangit 1.5 hours and from Post Sibolangit to Ponds Waterfalls Dwi Color 3 hours. You must pass overland by car and on foot through the woods a bit. Once in Sibolangit, you can enter the forest from the Scout area. Usually from there already exists a guide that does not stray. The cost for this is a guide rent  Rp 150,000.

 

Source : http://travel.detik.com/readfoto/2012/01/28/125459/1827846/1026/7/kecantikan-telaga-dwi-warna-yang-tersembunyi

AIR TERJUN SIGURA-GURA

Location : Kabupaten Toba Samosir, Sumatera Utara

Based in Toba Samosir, Sigura - Gura Waterfall is the highest waterfall in Indonesia with a height of about 250 meters. Due to its proximity to Lake Toba, many travelers took time to visit the highest waterfall in Indonesia coincides with a trip to Lake Toba. In addition to domestic tourists, Sigura -Gura Waterfall also received a lot of visitors from abroad.

AIR TERJUN SIPISO-PISO

Location : Desa Tongging, kabupaten Karo Sumatera Utara

Located near the village of Tongging, North Sumatra. Sipiso-piso managed as one of the tourist attractions in North Sumatra by the Government of Karo Regency. Piso word comes from the knife because of the swift waterfall is like a sharp knife. Sipiso-piso waterfall is one of the highest in Indonesia .

BUKIT GUNDALING

Location : Bukit di Berastagi, Kabupaten Karo, Sumatera Utara

Gundaling Hill is one of the tourist attractions in North Sumatra, which is located about 60 KM from the city of Medan. This located in the suburbs of Berastagi , Gundaling Hill at an altitude of over 1500 meters above sea level. If you ever go to the tourist attractions in the summit , you will quickly get used to the atmosphere at Gundaling Hill because the atmosphere is similar to the peak. The unique design of the Gundaling hill because the atmosphere at Gundaling Hill because the atmosphere is similar to the peak.

BUKIT LAWANG

Location : Kecamatan Bahorok, Kabupaten Langkat, Sumatera Utara

Lawang Hill is located about 80 km from the city of Medan , including in the area of Gunung Leuser National Park . Because in a mountainous region that is full of green trees , the air in Hill Lawang is very cool in the absence of such pollution in the city . The activities you can do here is trekking , see the monkey, tubing , and others. If you want to stay not need to worry because there are lodging here

CAGAR ALAM SIBOLANGIT

Location : Kabupaten Deli Serdang

Sibolangit Nature Reserve is an area with an area of approximately 24 hectares located in Deli Serdang. Having a form of hilly land and is located at an altitude of 500 meters above sea level , Sibolangit Nature Reserve offers a beautiful view and a cool atmosphere . In addition to nature , Sibolangit Nature Reserve is a favorite location for scout camp activities .

Danau Lau Kawar

Location : Kaki Gunung Sinabung, Kabupaten Karo, Sumatera Utara

Lau Kawar Lake is located at the foot of Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra . With blue waters , Lake Lau Kawar has an area of about 200 hectares , is smaller than Lake Toba . Although smaller than Lake Toba Lake Lau Kawar has a beautiful atmosphere with lots of green trees at the foot of the mountain so that no less beautiful than Lake Toba . On the edge of Lake Lau Kawar there is often a group camping , rest while climbing Mount Sinabung . In addition we can also see some people fishing in the lake with a small boat.

Danau Linting

Location :

Desa Sibunga-bunga Hilir kecamatan Sinembah Tanjung Muda, Deli Serdang, Sumatera Utara



Linting lake is actually a volcanic lake in because the lake water contains sulfur Linting very beneficial to the health of your skin when bathing. The depth of the lake Linting still can not be measured by anyone. Lake Linting so exotic that would make us very comfortable to linger - long enjoyed its charm. Linting lake water color is very unique and beautiful if you look from one angle you can see the color of the water is so blue sea. But from another viewpoint in some places, you can see green. Lake water blue-green, and is still surrounded by giant trees add charm Linting view on the lake, and this is the place that deserve your visit.

 

Source : http://travel.klatennews.com/local/akses-dan-keindahan-danau-linting-wisata-sumatera-utara.html

DANAU SIOMBAK

Location :

Kelurahan Paya Pasir, Kecamatan Medan Marelan



Danau Siombak adalah danau seluas kira-kira 40 hektar yang terletak di Kelurahan Paya Pasir, Medan, Sumatera Utara. Danau Siombak adalah lokasi akhir pekan favorit warga medan, terutama bagi mereka yang ingin bersantai sambil memancing. Selain itu terdapat juga kawasan bermain anak-anak hingga berbagai jenis permainan air sehingga Danau Siombak sangat cocok untuk tempat wisata akhir pekan warga Medan dan sekitarnya. Jarang ada wisatawan asing yang datang ke Danau Siombak.

Danau Toba

Location : Parapat, Sumatera Utara

Lake Toba is a volcanic lake with a length of 100 kilometers and 30 kilometers wide, located in North Sumatra Province, Indonesia. This lake is the largest lake in Indonesia and Southeast Asia. In the middle of this lake there is a volcanic island called Samosir Island. Lake Toba has long become an important tourist destination in North Sumatra, Bukit Lawang, Berastagi and Nias, attract domestic and foreign tourists.

Lake Toba is an amazing natural wonders on the island of Sumatra. It's hard to imagine there is a more beautiful place to visit in North Sumatra apart from this lake. Cool refreshing atmosphere, expanse of clear water was blue, and dazzling views of the Green Mountains is a small part of the image of a giant lake that is 900 meters above sea level.

Lake Toba is a crater lake area of 1,145 square kilometers. In the center dwells an island with an area that is nearly proportional to the area of Singapore. Lake Toba is actually more like an ocean than a lake considering its size. Therefore, Lake Toba is 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 world's deepest lake that is approximately 450 meters.

 

Source : http://www.indonesia.travel/id/destination/48/danau-toba-keajaiban-alam-menakjubkan-di-pulau-sumatera

Gedung Balai Kota Lama

Location : Jl Balai Kota Medan, Medan

Old City Hall building was established since 1900 and has witnessed the development of Medan from time to time. At least, there are 12 mayors who ever had an office there. This beautiful building was experiencing dark days. In 1990, the New City Hall was built and started then, the Old City Hall Building abandoned and neglected. However, after the construction of hotels in tow, this building started again maintained. Location of Old City Hall in Medan City Hall street and can be visited at any time. Either night or day, this building still exudes charm. The most remembered impression during a visit at this building is reminiscent of the Dutch era.

 

Source : http://travel.detik.com/read/2012/10/11/122621/2060058/1383/belum-ke-medan-sebelum-ke-7-tempat-penting-ini

Gedung London Sumatera

Location : Jalan Ahmad Yani, Medan

Building London Sumatra, named because its shape is like building in London, where he is currently on the island of Sumatra. This stately white building stood since 1906, coinciding with the birth of the future Queen of the Netherlands, Queen Juliana. When established, this is an office building owned plantation company Harrisons & Crossfield Plc, plantation and trading firm based in London. By Harrisons & Crossfield this building called the Juliana building. This building was built with a stylish Arsitekstur transition. The stylish look of the form gevel or front facade that characterize the houses facing the river in Europe in the late 19th century transition. Not only magnificent, 5-storey building is also be the first building that has an elevator. At that time, the building has a function as a trade offices and estates. Up to now, the building has another name Lonsum building was still active as a function of office. After becoming the central offices, the building changed its name slightly so PT PP London Sumatra. Strategic location which is located at Jl Ahmad Yani General. Building so this attraction has been entered so the government cultural heritage field.

Source : http://travel.detik.com/read/2012/10/11/122621/2060058/1383/3/belum-ke-medan-sebelum-ke-7-tempat-penting-ini

Gereja Annai Maria Velangkani

Location : JL Sakura 3, No. 7, Tanjung Selamat, Medan

Graha Maria Annai Velangkani Santa is a Catholic church that is shaped like a Hindu temple architecture of India building. At first place is reserved for Catholics Tamil in Medan, but the church is accessible by the general public. Velangkani church was designed by Father James Barathaputera SJ. This church was built in September 2001. Uniqueness lies in the authenticity of the Church Valangkani Indo Mogul architecture where each ornament and coloring done by the hands of amateurs with the meaning of the scriptures. To tour the Church Velangkani is free of charge. Velangkani church is a symbol of unity multkultural in the city of Medan, this can be seen from the entrance of the building structure that there are many signs or symbols as diverse as from the Batak Toba, Karo, China, and India.

Source : http://www.medanwisata.com/2014/01/sisi-unik-graha-st-maria-annai-velangkanni.html

Gunung Sibayak

Location : Kabupaten Karo, Sumatera Utara.

Sibayak is a tourist spot in North Sumatra that is suitable for you who like adventure. Had erupted in 1600, Mount Sibayak now is quite popular among mountain climbers because of the beauty and the challenge it offers. Usually they leave around 2 am, so as to enjoy the sunrise at the time was on the Mount Sibayak. Besides being able to see the beautiful sunrise from the summit of Mount Sibayak we can also see the city of Medan.

Sibayak mountain is a mountain overlooking the town of Berastagi in North Sumatra. Karo Batak people call the mountain Sibayak with sebutuan "mountain king". Sibayak a volcano and last erupted in 1881. Mountains is located around 50 kilometers southwest of the city of Medan.

 

Source : http://anekatempatwisata.com/25-tempat-wisata-di-sumatera-utara-yang-menarik/

Hillpark Sibolangit / Green Hill City

Location :

Sibolangit, Medan



Hillpark Sibolangit is a place that must be visited if you make a trip to the city of Medan. Medan City is the third largest city in Indonesia after Jakarta and Surabaya City Capital. Medan city located in the province of North Sumatra. While Hillpark Sibolangit is a playground (themepark) located in Sibolangit and claimed to be the largest on the island of Sumatra. Divided into three major themes, namely Lost City, toon town, and Heritage. Existing rides include the Roller Coaster (Extravagance), Ferries Wheel (Ferris wheel), 4D theater, and amphiteathre capacity of 1,200 for concerts and performances.

Hillpark Sibolangit Only open on Saturday / Sunday & public holidays

Entrance fee of Rp. 10.000, - / person

Season Ticket Rp. 45,000, - / person + entrance + 15 x played on rides

 

Source : http://www.hillparksibolangit.com/

Hotel De Boer (Inna Darma Deli)

Location : Jalan Balai Kota, Medan Petisah, Medan

Inna Dharma Deli Hotel is a relic of the Dutch East Indies. Of the many historic buildings in Medan, the building formerly known as De Boer's is one of the historic buildings are still maintained. Dharma Deli Hotel is a hotel unit of PT National Hotels and Tourism Corp Ltd (Natour) which is a government-owned in the Ministry of Tourism, Post and Telecommunications of Indonesia which is engaged in hotel and restaurant services. The hotel was built in 1898 and in colonial times been inhabited by dignitaries Dutch government and Western artists are famous, of which King Leopold II of Belgium and Mata Hari famous spy.

 

Source : http://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hotel_De_Boer

Istana Maimoon

Location : Kelurahan Sukaraja, Kecamatan Medan Maimun, Medan

Maimun Palace or Maimoon Palace (Indonesian: Istana Maimun) is an istana (royal palace) of Sultanate of Deli and also a well-known landmark in Medan, the capital city of North Sumatra, Indonesia.

Built by Sultan Makmun Al Rasyid Perkasa Alamsyah in years 1887–1891, the palace covers 2,772 m² and has 30 rooms. The Palace has become a popular tourist destination in the city, not solely because of its historical heritage statues, but also because of its unique interior design of the palace, mixing the elements of Malay cultural heritage, Islam, Spanish, Indian, and Italian style.

 

Source : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maimun_Palace

KAMPUNG MADRAS MEDAN / KAMPUNG KELING

Location : Zainul Arifin Medan

Madras Medan village or town often referred to as the rivet is an area that most of the population is Tamil or India . The atmosphere in the village Madras terrain is very thick with the customs of the Indian population is Hindu. At this location , there are still quite a lot of typical Dutch buildings so that in addition to cultural tours , you can also enjoy historical tours in the Madras Medan Village. In addition you can also enjoy culinary tourism in the Indian way , and shopping for knickknacks India and sewing clothes with good quality in Madras Medan village

Kantor Pos Medan

Location : Jalan Medan Merdeka Square, Medan

Kantor Pos Medan established in 1911, is one of disigned by Dutch architect Snuyf. This building has an area of 1200 square meters, with a height of 20 meters. The post office every day crowded with officers passing by the post office and Medan community  for interested send a letter or checking account. The post office located in the heart of Medan City also an icon of the city of Medan. The building is dominated by white and orange color, which is the identity Pos Indonesia has a unique dome shape.

The concept of the establishment of the post office in general was to deliver a letter. Ages ago, before there was a motorcycle, people still use carrier pigeons as a means of exchanging letters. Therefore, in the symbol of post offices throughout Indonesia is a dove. This concept was later adopted as a symbol of the establishment of Pos Indonesia. Including the building that resembles a typical pigeon nest. Unique side that is able to attract tourists to visit the post office.

Source : http://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kantor_Pos_Medan

MASJID RAYA MEDAN

Location : Jl. Sisingamangaraja Medan

Masjid Raya Medan , located in Medan City , North Sumatra was built in 1906 in the style of a mix between the Middle East , Spain , and India . Located at steet Singamangaraja , Masjid Raya Medan is very easily found by tourists attracted by the elegance of Masjid Raya Medan

Menara Air Tirtanadi

Location : Jl Sisingamangaraja I, Medan

Tirtanadi Water Tower is an icon of the city of Medan. The tower is very important for the survival of life on Medan, especially the Dutch colonial period. That is, not everyone can enjoy the usefulness of the water tower. Simply those of the nobility who could utilize the water from the tower. Towering buildings and striking because it has this ancient form located on Jl Sisingamangaraja I and can be seen from many places. Though it was built from 1908, but the tower is still functioning active today. The 42-meter-high building is now owned Tirtanadi taps. Not only nobles could enjoy the water from here, but all people.

 

Source : http://travel.detik.com/read/2012/10/11/122621/2060058/1383/2/belum-ke-medan-sebelum-ke-7-tempat-penting-ini

PANTAI LAGUNDRI dan PANTAI SORAKE

Location : Kecamatan Teluk Dalam, Nias Selatan, Sumatera Utara

Lagundri and Sorake beach is a beach that is still in first coastline in the district of Teluk Dalam, South Nias , North Sumatra . Both of these beaches are very famous in the world because the waves were huge and very popular among surfers from around the world . If you can not surf , do not need to worry because on both coasts are numerous surf coach . In addition there are dozens of inns along the beach so you do not have to worry about difficulty in obtaining lodging.

Penangkaran Buaya Asam Kumbang

Location : Jalan Bunga Raya Kecamatan Medan Selayang No.59 Desa Asam Kumbang

Taman Buaya Asam Kumbang  is a reptile crocodile breeding park in Indonesia. Garden has an area of ??two acres is even becoming the largest crocodile park in Southeast Asia. Here there are about two thousand five hundred crocodiles of various sizes, including a crocodile that has been aged for over forty years. The park is open every day from 09:00 to 18:00 pm.

Buaya Asam Kumbang Captivity founded by Lo Than Mok in 1959 in place of two hectares were largely shaped lake. Starting from 12 pups crocodile, now in this place there are about 2800 crocodiles.

 

Source : http://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taman_Buaya_Asam_Kumbang

PULAU SAMOSIR

Location : Kabupaten Samosir, Provinsi Sumatera Utara

Samosir Island is an island located in the middle of Lake Toba is located at an altitude of 1,000 meters above sea level . Tourists can cross to Samosir Island by ferry , or by using a landline. Samosir Island , you can enjoy the beautiful natural scenery , enjoy tours of historical , cultural and culinary travel Batak , up by visiting the hot water bath .

Rahmat International Wildlife Museum & Gallery

Location : Jln. Letjen S.Parman No.309, Kota Medan

Rahmat International Wildlife Museum & Gallery the only one in Asia that has ± 1000 species of animals of various countries. Now, after building the development that was completed on 23 October 2007, the Museum & Gallery has an area of ??2970 m² building. Museum & Gallery has been entered in the Record Book and has received international awards in the field of conservation efforts to prevent the extinction of wildlife in the world. Displays various collections of wildlife from the smallest to the largest according to the habitat. The atmosphere is fun, beautiful architecture and the building will be presenting real-world wildlife and natural environment.

Its founder is a fan of sport hunting and the conservation of nature lovers. Museums & Galleries Through this he invites us to better understand the diversity of wildlife that exist in the world, introduced him to our children, so we are more caring and preserving the wildlife living in the world. A place that was built as a means of education research as well as tourist attractions.

Ticket information for visitors:
Adult: Rp. 25.000, -
Children: Rp. 20.000, -

Source : http://www.indonesia-tourism.com/forum/showthread.php?1212-Rahmat-Wildlife-Museum-amp-Gallery-Medan-Indonesia

Rumah Tjong A Fie

Location :

Jalan Ahmad Yani, Medan



Tjong A Fie was a Chinese who migrated to Medan and succeed. He also became the nobility and had many possessions. The longer, the greater the business and succeed. The man named Tjong A Fie also be someone who is legendary in Medan. Now, there Tjong A Fie House can be visited for a bit to know and feel the life style of Tjong A Fie nobility. The house, built in 1895 is full of pretty ornaments and carvings. This house is a mixture of architectural Chinese, Malay and European. You will feel attracted to the 19th century when entering and browsing this house. If curious, you can come to Jalan Ahmad Yani. The building houses like China, with a statue of a lion on the left and right as well as the green color that dominates the building.

 

Source : http://travel.detik.com/read/2012/10/11/122621/2060058/1383/2/belum-ke-medan-sebelum-ke-7-tempat-penting-ini

SALJU PANAS DOLOK TINGGI RAJA

Location : Kawah Putih Raja Tinggi terletak di Desa Dolok Tinggi Raja, Kecamatan Silau Kahean, yang berada di ujung pelosok Kabupaten Simalungun, Sumatera Utara.

Located in the village Dolok Tinggi Raja , North Sumatra Slaju Heat Dolok Tinggi Raja is an area of limestone hills with unique colors . similar to a lake , Snow Heat Dolok Tinggi Raja has a unique soil color is white to resemble snow. Additionally , in the middle of this area there are hot water lake turquoise . Snow Heat Dolok Tinggi Raja is one of the tourist attractions in North Sumatra that have not been known but very interesting to visit , but keep in mind that the road to the Snow Dolok Tinggi Raja quality is not good even many locals asking for money .

Taman Nasional Gunung Lauser

Location : Aceh Tenggara, Aceh Singkil, Langkat, Sumatera Utara

Lauser Mountain National Park is a nature conservation area is located in two provinces which are North Sumatra and Aceh . In addition to functioning as a nature conservation area , Leuser Mountain National Park is also home to nature in North Sumatra, which is quite interesting because of the diversity of fauna and flora . Leuser Mountain National Park is perfect for quiet from the everyday city atmosphere that we can feel .

Tangkahan

Location : Kabupaten Langkat, Sumatera Utara

Tangkahan is an area that is included in the Mount Leuser National Park , North Sumatra . With this form of hilly land , lush tropical forests , and a cool atmosphere , Tangkahan is suitable for nature lovers . The activities you can do in Tangkaha is swimming, trekking , elephant ride , enter the bat cave , playing in a waterfall , and others.

Vihara Adhi Meitreya

Location : Komplek Perumahan Cemara Asri, Medan

Adhi Meitreya monastery located in the Cemara Asri housing complex was built on 21 August 2008. Though this temple is not including new buildings and historic buildings but this temple is also a must-visit place for those who want to travel to the city of Medan.

Is reportedly one of the largest temples in Southeast Asia, therefore, also be used by managers religious attraction. This monastery is dominated by the color orange and golden for. In the next section we will be greeted with some lions. There are also several high pillars carved typical full tiong hoa. Also there is an altar to burn incense and place for those who come worship.

On the right of the main room there is a complete compote with rocks and sculptures typical tiong hoa and two mini bridges are commonly used as the object photographed for the end of this monastery. In the connecting hallway between the right and left of the main room there is a play ground for children.

Along the right side of the main room there was plenty of benches for visitors to enjoy the atmosphere of the pool, as well as on the left. The outer part of the main room is free to be passed by the visitors, but must keep polite.

 

Source : http://pemkomedan.go.id/new/berita-vihara-adhi-maitreya-medan.html

Vihara Lumbini

Location : Desa Tongkoh, Kecamatan Dolatrayat, Kabupaten Karo, Medan

Alam Lumbini park is a replica of the "Shwedagon Pagoda" in Yangon, Myanmar. Architecture polished with gold color. Similar to Thailand Pagoda, entirely gold, elephant statue, the door it looked like Indian handicrafts, and other ornaments. One difference is that there is a bell outside the building (such as temples in Taiwan or China), the Chinese characters (Avalokitesvara - Kwan Im). Lot of flags hanging outside there. Inside the building there are four statues of Buddha in the middle. Like the Temple of Thailand, to enter the building to be let go in the building shoes. In temple, we can pray with incense and candles.

Visitors do not need to pay to enter the temple or to a vehicle parked outside. Everyone, including non-Buddhists, allowed a visit to the Natural Park Lumbini, even to get into the main building. To enter is free of any charge, it's just that we were asked to remove footwear if you want to enter the main building.

 

Source : http://www.medanguide.com/vihara-taman-alam-lumbini.html?lang=id