Common questions

What is special about Lake Toba?

What is special about Lake Toba?

This enormous crater lake consists of an island almost the size of Singapore in its center. At over 1,145 square km, and a depth of 450 meters, Lake Toba is actually more like an ocean. This is the largest lake in Southeast Asia and one of the deepest lakes in the world.

How do I get to Lake Toba?

By Land. Parapat, the town by Lake Toba, is 176 km away from Medan and can be reached in under 6 hours by public buses that follow two routes: Medan-Parapat or via Medan-Berastagi. Travel agents in Medan can also organize a rental car plus a chauffeur for you.

Is Lake Toba still active?

“Toba remains alive and active today.” As large as the Toba eruption was, the reservoir of magma below the caldera is much, much greater, the researchers say.

Is Lake Toba a supervolcano?

Lake Toba (Indonesian: Danau Toba) is a large natural lake in North Sumatra, Indonesia, occupying the caldera of a supervolcano. It is the largest lake in Indonesia and the largest volcanic lake in the world.

What was the most recent supervolcano eruption?

Taupo
The most recent supervolcanic eruption on Earth occurred 27,000 years ago at Taupo located at the center of New Zealand’s north island.

Is Yellowstone supervolcano going to erupt soon?

Yellowstone is not overdue for an eruption. Volcanoes do not work in predictable ways and their eruptions do not follow predictable schedules. In terms of large explosions, Yellowstone has experienced three at 2.08, 1.3, and 0.631 million years ago. This comes out to an average of about 725,000 years between eruptions.

Are there any stock photos of Lake Toba?

Lake toba Stock Photos and Images. 343 Lake toba pictures and royalty free photography available to search from thousands of stock photographers. Island Samosir, Lake Toba. Sumatra Stock Photo by Byelikova 6 / 191

Where is the Lake Toba in North Sumatra?

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Which is the most beautiful lake in Indonesia?

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Where are the coffee plantations in Lake Toba?

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