Sidiangkat Peak is a scenic location with a backdrop of a hill and a calm atmosphere, located in Sidiangkat village, Dairi. It is only about 6 kilometers (3.7 mi) from Sidikalang, the regency capital. To see it on the map, click here.
Sidiangkat Peak is famous for imitated bird nests. There are three jumbo-sized roosts prepared for visitors. Two of them hang between shady pine trees; another mounted on the grass. A few people can fit in the nests. There are also smaller-sized aeries for individuals. The peak has a stretch of green trees and hills where wild animals such as monkeys, birds, and orangutans add to the richness of its scenery. The sunset and sunrise are a sight that you should not miss if you are there. The sunshine combined with green plants looks like a highly artistic painting.
What to Enjoy
The Instagramable spot is in the form of a giant bird’s nest set against a green, beautiful, and charming nature painting. This is certainly a slick combination for you to capture photos with loved ones or your friends.
The bird’s nests are about 5 meters (16 ft) above ground level. To climb any of them, visitors are provided with a bamboo ladder. Don’t worry, there will be guides who will watch over the visitors until they are perfectly seated in the nests.
You have 5 minutes to take pictures inside the nests. This is a lot of time. Photographers can climb a safe ladder in order to obtain maximum photos. However, if you don’t have a photographer, the guide there is also ready to help take pictures. However, the bird’s nest could not accommodate many people. The capacity is only 2-5 people.
What to Expect
If it’s too late and you get hungry, don’t worry. There are several hotels and restaurants in the area. The lodging rates vary depending on the facilities you enjoy. The air is cold but refreshing when you are there enjoying the local coffee.
What Visitors Say
“This tourist attraction is one of the best selection besides of Faith Parks in Sidikalang area. You will find many spot photobooth area with mountain backround (complete with mist). This place is so panoramic and very breeze condition. Do not pay attention to stop by if you are nearby or visiting Dairi regency.” Odi Hutajulu (Source)
“Instagramable place. Nice place for prewedding photoshot. Only 10,000 rupiah for entrance. Wonderfull view” Rizki Irwansyah (Source)
“You can take the pictures with nice view here.” Soul of North Sumatera (Source)
“Absolutely yes.. The exotic view between the green rugs forest, plus the atmosphere of the sun “that wants to anchor to the contest make the twilight like a paradise. here we are at the Jungle of Paradise.” (Source)
“With a panoramic view of the natural beauty of the Pakpak land, far from air pollution, Sidiangkat Peak should be one of the best choices to visit while in Dairi Regency, North Sumatra.” mujibud (Source)
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