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 surround 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 Enjoy
Simarjarujung Hill is not a stranger to the world of tourism where visitors can relax and can see and photograph the charm of Lake Toba from a height. here has been plant with various pine forests to add to the beautiful location and there are also various kinds of spots to take pictures on this Simarjarunjung hill.
The panorama found on Simarjarunjung Hill is the same as Kulon Progo tourism and Kalibiru nature tourism as well as selfie spots in Batu with Sermo Reservoir. The combination of beautiful waters and special contemporary spots. The cool air and green natural scenery make this tour enjoyed by various groups such as young people who like photography and couples who want to pre-wedding here.
In addition to the tourist scenery of Lake Toba which we can see from the height of this hill, there are also various views such as visitors can also see the expanse of rice fields, tea plantations and coffee plantations that are around the beautiful Simarjarunjung hill tour.
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.
What Visitors Say
“A must visit place, with beautiful view and fresh air. Very recommended.” Dunan Okto Sihotang (Source)
“The view is very good and recommend for those who like photos.” Lisa Odillia (Source)
“Good scenery view of Danau Toba from the top and from the other side. Got some good photo spot too but you need to pay in order to take a photos there and it cost around Rp 5.000,-/person. Don’t forget to bring your best equipment for the best result.” Roderick Samuel Halim (Source)
“The beautiful hill of Simarjarunjung is an area that has instagramable hits nowadays, namely photo spots that look really high and it seems as if we have activities in the sky (you know what I mean, right? Hahah).” gaeguristory (Source)
“The air temperature in this place is always cool and the breeze from the lake makes the temperature feel cooler. In Bukit Indah there are also several places to enjoy hot or cold drinks, there are also snacks sold so you don’t have to worry about being thirsty or hungry, as long as you have cash, of course.” lexyleksono (Source)
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