in Sumatera Utara, Indonesia

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
3.100 and 98.491 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 3° 6' 0" and E 98° 29' 26"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupiah - IDR
Spoken languages:
Indonesian, English, Dutch, Javanese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:28 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Jakarta
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:17 am and 6:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-3.745 and -80.778 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Indonesia in South-Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Indonesia.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Indonesia. Last Update: 2024-04-23 08:18:23

Delve into Kabanjahe

Kabanjahe in Sumatera Utara with it's 57,159 habitants is located in Indonesia about 864 mi (or 1,390 km) north-west of Jakarta, the country's capital town.

Current time in Kabanjahe is now 04:28 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jakarta with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Kabanjahe. The closest airport in Indonesia is Polonia International Airport in a distance of 34 mi (or 55 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Saribudolok, Tigarunggu, Sumbul, Pematang Raya and Sondi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 18%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 24th of April 2024

26°C (79 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.

Thursday, 25th of April 2024

26°C (79 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Friday, 26th of April 2024

24°C (76 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Sinabung Hills Berastagi

4,8 mi
Jl. Kolam Renang

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Siswa Menunggu SBY di Kabanjahe

Published: January 24, 2014
Length: 20:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sirulo multimedia

NGGUNTUR PURBA. KABANJAHE. Menjelang kedatangan Presiden SBY di Kabanjahe kemarin [Kamis 23/1], banyak siswa/ siswi SD, SMP dan SMU menunggu hingga berja-jam.

Mata Air Bermunculan di Katepul (Kabanjahe)

Published: January 11, 2014
Length: 35:28 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: sirulo multimedia


Published: January 04, 2015
Length: 50:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kabanjahe SWAGGER

Seko MC MC Bent Rony Sinurat Jemis Haganta.

Razia Lalulintas di Kabanjahe

Published: March 31, 2014
Length: 13:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sirulo multimedia

Besok SBY Putuskan Sinabung Bencana Nasional atau Daerah

Published: January 23, 2014
Length: 05:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sirulo multimedia

NGGUNTUR PURBA. KABANJAHE. Sesampai di Kabanjahe siang tadi [Kamis 23/1], Presiden SBY langsung menuju Posko Utama Tanggap Darurat Bencana Erupsi Gunung Sinabung untuk ...

Samosir Demo Presiden SBY di Karo

Published: January 24, 2014
Length: 40:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sirulo multimedia

NGGUNTUR PURBA. KABANJAHE. Ketibaan Presiden SBY di Kabanjahe kemarin [Kamis 24/1] untuk meninjau kondisi para pengungsi bencana erupsi Gunung Sinabung diwarnai aksi demo 2 warga ...

Beidar Namanya, Kambing Hutan Langka Itu Menuruni Sinabung

Published: January 18, 2014
Length: 56:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: sirulo multimedia

NGGUNTUR PURBA. KABANJAHE. Warga dikejutkan dengan munculnya kambing hutan yang berasal dari Gunung Sinabung. Hewan yang nantinya diketahui merupakan salah satu hewan paling ...

Sinabung Pengungsi PPWG Zentrum

Published: January 19, 2014
Length: 50:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kazpabeni Eben Ezer Ginting

Pelayanan PPWG GBKP kepada pengungsi erupsi gunung Sinabung. Semoga video ini menggugah hati saudara-saudara untuk peduli terhadap saudara kita yang tertimpa musibah. Bantuan materi ...

Jusuf Kalla Kunjungi Pengungsi Sinabung

Published: January 08, 2014
Length: 54:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sirulo multimedia

NGGUNTUR PURBA. KABANJAHE. Ketua Palang Merah Indonesia (PMI) Jusuf Kalla menyalurkan bantuan ke pos-pos pengungsi korban erupsi Gunung Sinabung. Bantuan diminta tidak terlalu ...

Sirulo TV: Relawan Bagi Masker di Jalanan

Published: January 05, 2014
Length: 14:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: sirulo multimedia

Hari ini [Minggu 5/2], debu vulkanik ledakan Gunung Sinabung telah menutupi Jalan Lintas Sumatera dari Kabanjahe hingga ke Kecamatan Tigabinanga (Kabupaten Karo). Warga yang mengungsi ...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


Kabanjahe is a town approximately 2 hours from Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia. Kabanjahe is to the south of Berastagi. Kabanjahe is the capital of Karo Regency. Frequent buses connect the two towns and a journey takes about 90 minutes. Most of the local people are Karo who speak the Batak Karo language. A favorite food among locals is roast pork or Babi Panggang Karo. Kabanjahe is the seat of government of Karo Regency.

Located at 3.1, 98.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towns in Karo Regency, Regency capitals of Indonesia

Karo Regency

Karo Regency is a regency of North Sumatra, Indonesia. It is situated in the Bukit Barisan mountains. In 2000, the regency covered an area of 2,127.25 square kilometres and according to the 2000 census it had a population of 279,470. 60.99% of the regency is forested. Its regency seat is Kabanjahe. The Batak Karo language is spoken in the regency, as well as Indonesian language.

Located at 3.1, 98.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Batak Karo, Regencies of North Sumatra

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kabandjahe, Kabanjahe