Mount Sinabung which is located in the area of Kabupaten Karo is close to the town of Berastagi, and also Sibayak mountain peak is close to Sinabung mountain peak. Both mountains are considered as good trekking spot both by local and foreign travellers, due to its dense tropical forest, and is close to the travellers town of Berastagi. The town itself is not far from Medan city, only 60 kms, so during week end this town become a refuge and starting Saturday evening people from Medan have started to plan any activities around the town and environment such as trekking.
Since 2013 Mount Sinabung alwasy erupting and was biggest in 2014 causing some people become victims of its pyroclastic fogs. During its dormant time it creates beautiful panorama enriching various interesting places around the town of Berastagi such as water falls, hot spring pools, natural parks, and highland products market in the town. As a destination of week end holiday Berastagi town offers many type of accommodations from simple up to 4 star deluxe category to give people choice of their needs according to their budget. Malaysian are the biggest number of travellers visiting the place until today including various places in North Sumatra. Normally Malaysian travellers will travel in average 3 days in North Sumatra covering Berastagi and lake Toba.
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Sumatra island offers great choice of sightseeing such as orangutans, lake Toba, traditional Batak village, water fall, and various wild life farming and plantations. Lake Toba is the most beautiful scenery in Indonesia with Samosir island on it, creation of natural disaster 70.000 years ago Lake Toba Samosir