- Tele View Tower
Menara Pandang Tele (tele view tower) is a four-story tower, where you can enjoy the beautiful natural scenery of Medan and also take photos. To get to this Instagram able tourist attraction in Medan, you need to go through an uphill and winding road. But, when you are on top of the tower, you will be treated to a beautiful panorama of Lake Toba and also the mainland of the island of Samosir. Not only Lake Toba, you can also see Efrata Waterfall and Holbung Hill from this tower, you know.
- Madras Village
Medan, with its multi-ethnic population, has an area with an Indian ethnic community called Kampung Madras. This area, known as “Little India” can be a destination for those of you who like to hunt for photos. Every corner of this instagramable tourist attraction in Medan has its uniqueness so that it is rich in good spots to be captured by the camera. Indian culture is still felt in this place, as can be seen from the architectural style. One of the buildings in Indian architectural style is the largest temple in Kampung Madras, the Shri Mariamman Temple. Not only from the architecture, but you can also enjoy Indian cuisine here.
- Upside Down World
As the name implies, this instagramable tourist spot in Medan offers a place to take pictures with the concept of an upside-down world. You can take pictures in the room with the furniture upside down. This place provides various rooms that you can choose from, such as the dining room, kitchen, laundry room, and bedroom. Here is the iconic Warung Durian, complete with overturned plastic chairs.
- The Land of Medan Windmill
An interesting place for those of you who want to see how the Netherlands is projected by Indonesian citizens, the Medan Windmill Country or better known as Merci Windmill. This instagramable tourist spot in Medan has the largest windmill in Indonesia, with a height of 22 meters. After taking pictures with the windmill from outside, you can enter the windmill building. The building consists of two floors. On the first floor, you can find typical Dutch knick-knacks and on the second floor, you can find a room of a thousand mirrors.
- Telaga Dwi Warna Waterfall
This 75 meter high waterfall is located in Sibolangit sub-district, and can be reached by driving about 2-3 hours from the center of Medan city. It is named Telaga Dwi Warna Waterfall because this instagramable tourist attraction in Medan has water with two different colors. Blue water is cold water, while white water is warm. Witness this natural wonder with your own eyes.
- Siombak Lake
Lake Siombak is an artificial lake located in the Waterfall River area. Maybe you don’t think that this nearly 40 hectare lake is artificial because the water is so clear that it reflects a turquoise color. This color reflection is due to algae and moss growing in the lake.
Transformed into one of the instagramable tourist attractions in Medan, at Lake Siombak you can swim, fish, and of course, take pictures. One of the favorite tourist spots for young people to hunt for photos, this photo provides at least ten contemporary photo spots.
- The Le Hu Garden
The Le Hu Garden has an instagramable tourist spot with a wonderful natural atmosphere. There are many beautiful photo spots such as lotus flower ponds, gazebos, fish ponds with rocks, and beautiful flower beds. Besides taking pictures, you can also ride a canoe, learn to grow crops, fish in the lake, and even do more exciting activities such as flying foxes and riding ATVs.
Whether your trips take you on a long stroll on beaches, delicious cuisines, relaxing spas, and resorts or urban attractions, extra research will give you the best experience for your visit. Get to know more about Medan by visiting Wonderful Indonesia.