Lake Toba is a lake located in Medan, North Sumatra. Lake Toba became icons of North Sumatra. has a very beautiful natural scenery. The majority of residents in the vicinity of Lake Toba is the ethnic Batak. Most religions of the population around Lake Toba is a Catholic. In general the people there livelihood as farmers, traders, and fishermen. The Society in Lake Toba is a friendly society and they have their own distinctive traditions, arts and culture.
Lake Toba, including volcanic lake, located on the plateau approximately 800 m above sea level. Indonesia is a national asset. The lake is surrounded by hills covered with pine forests and blue colored water. In the middle of this lake there is a volcanic island called Pulau Samosir.Meskipun Indonesia has many lakes, but Lake Toba is the largest lake in Indonesia and became the largest lake in Southeast Asia.
Every year many tourists who come to visit Lake Toba, both domestic and foreign tourists. So if you come to northern Sumatra, do not miss the beauty of Lake Toba.