Medan is the capital city of North Sumatra. With a population of over 2 million people, Medan is the 3rd largest city in Indonesia after Jakarta and Surabaya. Most visitors enter Sumatra through Medan to visit places like Bukit Lawang to visit the Orangutan or go further south to see Lake Toba.
If you are stopping in Medan then there are some intersted places to visit within the city. Check out these tourist highlights of Medan: