Bukit Indah Simarjarunjung is a hill that presents unique views of Lake Toba, one of which is from a tree, located in the district of Dolok Pardamean, Simalungun. It is about 1.5 hours from Parapat or 5 hours from Medan. To see it on the map, click here.
The most exciting part of this tour is you can directly gaze at Lake Toba surrounded by a green row of hills. You will feel the cold and fresh air when visiting the area. There is a so-called tree of love. A heart-shaped pad is mounted in the middle of the tree to look sensational. Many visitors come to this location before dawn or in the afternoon because they want to chase the sunrise or the sunset.
What to Expect
The weather can sometimes get cold and windy, so bring a sweater or jacket. Entrance to the hill is free. You only pay Rp 5,000 ($0.40) / person for getting on the tree of love.