Berastagi, a tourist town, is another lovely town located
in the Karo highlands. The town is known for its plantations and various kinds of flowers, vegetables and fruit, most famous
of which is the Marquisa and passion fruit.
It's 66 km southwest of Medan and is 4.594 feet above sea
level. There is a pleasant colonial-style hotel with a golf course. Other new hotels can also be found. From Gundaling Hill
a clear view of Mt. Sibayak and Mt. Sinabung volcanoes can be seen.