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Discover Living Culture at Jangga Village

Overview

Discover Living Culture at Jangga VillageCome and experience traditional Batak life in a village that remains largely untouched by the modern world. Located in the picturesque hillside, visitors come to Jangga village to meet native Batak people and see how their unique culture continues to thrive today.

Jangga is most famous for the beautiful ulos cloths which are produced here. Watch the women of the community weave these intricate cloths from inside their booths. Ulos plays an important role in traditional Batak society and are used not only as clothing but presented on ritual occasions such as births, deaths and marriages.

In Jangga you will find rows of traditional houses.  There are cultural and historical attractions too, such as the remains left by Batak kings centuries ago including King Tambun and King Ma nurung monuments.

Jangga Village is located on the edge of Simanuk-manuk Mountain, about 24 km from Lake Toba. It is one of a number of villages of native Bataks in the region including Lumban Nabolon, Tonga-Tonga Sirait Uruk, Janji Matogu, Sihubak hubak, Siregar, Sigaol, Silalahi Toruan Muara and Tomok Sihotang.

To Stay

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Atsari Hotel

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To Stay

For an experience of local life that you won’t forget, ask your travel agent if you can arrange a homestay in the village.
The most popular alternative is staying in Parapat, where you can enjoy the scenery of Lake Toba.
For more information see Find a Hotel in Lake Toba.

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