10 lakes in West Sumatra, the widest twins, the most beautiful, the largest, the deepest and the tourist attractions


Many do not think that Sumatra has so many attractive tourist destinations. North, South and West. Not only Java, the island of Sumatra also has a variety of natural resources that are very dear to be missed by travelers like you.

Starting from natural beach tourism, high mountains, waterfalls, to large lakes, all of them are in Sumatra. Call it Kalianda Beach, Shark Tooth Beach, Nirwana Crater, Lake Ranau, Curup Buluh, Khayangan Hill, Harau Valley, and many others.

It’s not enough just one day to explore the natural beauty of Sumatra Island. However, here we will only discuss one tourist destination, namely the lakes in Sumatra. Here are the details!

1. Lake Above

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Address: Solok, West Sumatra
HTM: IDR 4,000
Opening hours: 24 hours
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The Solok region is very famous for its unique lake. Many have named it as the Twin Lakes. First there is Lake Above, this lake is often used for recreation.

The place is cool, cool, and calm. You can relax while on vacation here. The location is also easy to reach using any vehicle because the access is good.

2. The Lake Below

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Address: Twin Lakes, Solok, West Sumatra
HTM: IDR 4,000
Opening hours: 24 hours
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This time the twin name is Lake Below. This lake is equally attractive and beautiful. Its proximity makes the two lakes named Twin Lakes.

Many tourists are curious about the Lake Below because it is not certain where the flow of this lake ends. Because there is no river that starts in the Lake Below.

3. Lake Aur

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Address: Sumber Jaya, Sumber Harta, Musi Rawas Regency, South Sumatra 31662
HTM: IDR 4,000
Opening hours: 24 hours
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Next is Lake Aur, which is located in Musi Rawas Regency, South Sumatra. This lake is suitable for recreation with family, friends, and partners.

You can rent the boat facilities provided here to just explore the Lake Aur area. Boat rental rates reach 15 thousand-30 thousand.

4. Lake Maninjau

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Address: Tj. Raya, Agam Regency, West Sumatra
HTM: IDR 4,000
Opening hours: 24 hours
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If you are traveling to Bukittinggi, take the time to stop by this Lake Maninjau. Lake Maninjau is not only used as a natural tourist attraction, guys, but also the water source of the Batang Sri Antokan River.

In this lake you can do various water activities such as rowing a boat, fishing, or enjoying various typical Minang culinary delights. The point is, you must travel to the 11th largest lake in Indonesia.

5. Lake Ranau Pusri

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Address: Sukamarga, Buay Pematang Thousand Ranau Tenga, Ogan Komering Ulu Selatan Regency, South Sumatra
HTM: Free
Opening hours: 24 hours
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Next up is Ranau Pusri in Ogan Komering Ulu Selatan District. This lake is also often used as a tourist destination by local residents. Many residents take advantage of this free tour just for recreation.

Although there is not much that can be enjoyed from Lake Ranau Pusri, the natural beauty of the surroundings can add to the beauty of the lake itself.

6. Lake Singkarak

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Address: X Koto Singkarak, Solok, West Sumatra
HTM: IDR 4,000
Opening hours: 24 hours
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One of the lakes in Sumatra that you shouldn’t forget is Lake Singkarak. As the largest lake after Lake Toba, Lake Singkarak is worthy of being included in the list of tourist destinations in Sumatra.

One of the uniqueness of this Lake Singkarak is the presence of a rare water biota, namely Billih Fish. That said, this fish can only be found in this lake. Not only being looked at, this fish can be eaten too.

7. Lake Toba

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Address: Danau, Toba, Siantar Sel., Kota Pematang Siantar, North Sumatra
HTM: IDR 15,000
Opening hours: 09.00-18.00 IDR (Monday-Sunday)
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This lake is sure almost everyone knows, because its popularity does not only exist in Indonesia but throughout Asia. As the owner of the largest lake in Southeast Asia, Lake Toba is a favorite destination in North Sumatra.

The best time to visit Lake Toba is in September-November. In that month the visitors are not too crowded.

8. Lake Tes

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Address: Kutai Donok, South Lebong, Lebong Regency, Bengkulu
HTM: IDR 4,000
Opening hours: 24 hours
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You can visit Lake Tes as a tourist destination because the place is cozy. The natural scenery around the lake feels very cool and natural.

Coupled with the silence of the lake area, anyone who has a vacation here feels relaxed. The lake, which is surrounded by shady green trees, makes the atmosphere at the edges very soothing. Especially if you enjoy it while snacking and listening to music.

9. Black Water Lake

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Address: Pedamaran V, Pedamaran, Ogan Komering Ilir Regency, South Sumatra
HTM: IDR 4,000
Opening hours: 24 hours
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Lake Air Itam, which is located in Ogan Komering Ilir Regency, is also interesting to visit. Visitors to Air Itam Lake can rent a boat to get around the lake while looking at the surrounding area.

The natural atmosphere in Lake Air Itam is still very beautiful and natural. The chirping birds make the atmosphere more lively.

10. Sigura-gura Reservoir

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Address: Halado, Pintu Pohan Merant, Toba Samosir Regency, North Sumatra 21274
HTM: IDR 4,000
Opening hours: 24 hours
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Our last reference is the Sigura-gura Reservoir which is also often used as a tourist destination by local residents. Most of the people who come here are for fishing purposes.

It was not uncommon for someone to bring a lot of provoked results back from the Sigura-gura Reservoir. Interested in trying fishing in this reservoir too?

It is interesting that the lakes on the island of Sumatra. You can try them one by one when visiting Sumatra Island. If you intend to play water and swim, don’t forget to bring a change of clothes, guys.

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