Toba Coffee Festival is a series of activities including exhibitions and seminars about coffee held on Lake Toba annually. The primary purpose of this festival is to introduce the diversity and quality of Indonesian coffee species.
The event will take place at Sipinsur on December 2, 2017 (rescheduled from May 20-21.) Farmers and industry players will meet to share experience and knowledge they have about coffee.
It will be the first time Lake Toba celebrates all the unique and the best about the coffee culture in Sumatra. This activity appears to become the biggest coffee festival in Toba land, known as one of the best producers of coffee beans in the world. The event agenda consists of several stages ranging from educational seminars on coffee, the battle of farmers, coffee exhibition, and trading as well as workshops and entertainment.
What to Expect
Learn how to choose good coffee beans, and brew them correctly. You can also buy souvenirs in the form of coffee beans typical of Sumatra that you can take home while enjoying your time with the family on Lake Toba.
December is a raining season in Sumatra. Expect mild rains and prepare accordingly.