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Tamaran Destination Guide

Explore Tamaran in Indonesia

Tamaran in the region of North Sumatra is a town in Indonesia - some 910 mi or ( 1464 km ) North-West of Jakarta , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Tamaran

Current time in Tamaran is now 11:54 PM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Jakarta " with a UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tanjung Pura, Stabat, Saribudolok, Securai Pasar, and Securai Dua. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tanjung Pura . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Tamaran ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


teletubbies chickens, bukit lawang, sumatra.wmv

0:25 min by sanikopenocka
Views: 911 Rating: 1.00

as I passed through bukit lawang market I found these colourful chickens. I asked locals why, and they said children love it, call them teletubbies. ..

Macaques and monitor lizards (Bukit Lawang- Sumatra- Indonesia)

3:12 min by sanikopenocka
Views: 105 Rating: 5.00

day after jungle trek around Bukit Lawang we woke up and watched our "friends" to have their breakfast... ..

bukit lawang - me and thomas leaf monkey.wmv

0:42 min by sanikopenocka
Views: 31 Rating: 0.00


Tubing @Bukit Lawang, Sumatra

1:02 min by Matthias Zeitler
Views: 27 Rating: 0.00


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Interesting facts about this location

Sultanate of Langkat

The Sultanate of Langkat was a Muslim state located in modern Langkat Regency, North Sumatra. Although dating back to the pre-Islamic age, recorded history is available only from the 17th century.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 3.91 98.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Former countries in Southeast Asia, Former sultanates, History of Islam, History of Sumatra, Islamic states in Indonesia, Pre-colonial States of Indonesia

Langkat Regency

Langkat Regency is the northernmost regency in eastern shore of North Sumatra. Its seat is Stabat. Its area is 6,272 km² and population was 892,533 in the 2000 national Census, and official intercensal estimate in 2007 of 1,027,414 people. Immediately south is Karo Regency, to the southeast is Deli Serdang Regency encapsulating cities of Medan and Binjai.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 3.77 98.22 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Regencies of North Sumatra

Pangkalan Brandan

Pangkalan Brandan (or Pangkalanbrandan) (Pangkalanberandan) is a port town in North Sumatra province, Indonesia, forty miles north west of Medan, close to the boundary with Aceh. The area's population is estimated at around 21,000. Oil deposits were discovered close to the village by a Dutch tobacco planter, Aeilko Jans Zijklert, in 1885.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 4.02 98.28 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Populated places in North Sumatra, Royal Dutch Shell