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Bengkulu Sumatra

Pagaralam Lake, Bengkulu, Sumatra

Pagaralam Lake is like no other for unlike common lake which has clear green or blue water, Lake Pagaralam has red blood water. This lake is located on Raje Mandare Hills area, the border of Pagaralam City and Kaur, Bengkulu Province. Pagaralam Lake extend of 6 hectare was found in 2012 by local people. When […]

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Sumatra Sumatra Island West Sumatra

Siberut Island, West Sumatra, Sumatra

Siberut Island is the largest island in the Mentawai Islands off the coast and is separated by the West Sumatra Mentawai Strait. Siberut island is approximately 155 km from the city of Padang. The trip to Siberut take a dozen hours by boat, traveling far enough to reach the island. However adventures and experiences as […]

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Kerinci Seblat National Park Sumatra Mountains

Kerinci Seblat National Park, West Sumatra

  Kerinci Seblat National Park comprises an area of 1.5 million ha in four provinces: West Sumatra, Jambi, Bengkulu and South Sumatra. A large part of the biggest national park of Sumatra lies above 400 m and is relatively cool. The park probably contains the largest contiguous population of the Sumatran Rhino, estimated at between […]

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Lake Toba and Samosir Island

Toba Lake, North Sumatra

          Toba Lake is a lake and supervolcano. The lake is 100 kilometres long and 30 kilometres wide, and 505 metres (1,666 ft) at its deepest point. Located in the middle of the northern part of the Indonesian island of Sumatra with a surface elevation of about 900 metres (2,953 ft), the lake stretches […]

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Siberut National Park

Siberut National Park, West Sumatra

Siberut island recently received international attention as a priority conservation area, for the unique culture of the ethnic Mentawaian and endemicity of its biodiversity that need to be preserved. Although the island has plenty to offer, the potential has not been utilized fully especially for tourism. Most visitors to the island are interested only in […]

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North Sumatera Nature Reserves

North Sumatra National Park and Nature Reserves Map

 North Sumatra National Park and Nature Reserves Map    2 National Parks Batang Gadis National Park Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park Tesso Nilo National Park    1 Nature Reserve Karang Gading Langkat Timur Laut Wildlife Reserve       35 Proposed Nature Reserves Batu Ginurit Nature Reserve Barumun Wildlife Reserve Batu Gajah Nature Reserve Deleng Lancuk Nature […]

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Riau Sumatra Sumatra adventure

Tesso Nilo National Park, Riau, Sumatra

Tesso Nilo National Park in Riau Province, Sumatra, is one of the island’s largest remaining forest tracts and home to an increasingly threatened elephant population. Government surveys together with WWF-Indonesia show that there may be only 350 elephants left in the whole Riau province, and 60 – 80 of them may live in Tesso Nilo. […]

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Nanggroe Aceh Darrusalam Sumatra

Takengon Aceh, Sumatra

Takengon Aceh is the largest town in the highlands, and while it is not particularly attractive it retains a relaxed charm, with a spectacular setting and a refreshing climate. The town is built on the shores of Danau Laut Tawar, a 26km-long stretch of water, surrounded by steep hills rising to volcanic peaks. Gunung Geureundong, […]

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Nanggroe Aceh Darrusalam Sumatra

Tsunami Museum Aceh, Sumatra

Tsunami Museum Aceh is located at Jalan Iskandar Muda, Banda Aceh, has a style of building houses on stilts are quite unique when viewed from a distance resembles a ship with a chimney. Operates every day except Friday, from 10:00 to 12:00 and 15:00 to 17:00 hours. In it you will find a narrow hallway […]

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Nanggroe Aceh Darrusalam Sumatra

Weh Island, Nanggroe Aceh, Sumatra

Weh Island is naturally untouched despite its small size and convenient access. It is another garden often forgotten. Its location is at the westernmost island of the Indonesian archipelago. Situated at the entrance way of the Malacca Strait, the island is commonly a sea passage and a jewel for many yachts and cruise ships to […]