Taking a Trip to Lake Toba Using an Electric Vehicle? Read These Tips

Exploring the Beauty of Lake Toba Using an Electric Vehicle Rented via the TRACtoGo Application

Lake Toba is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Located in North Sumatra, it is also one of the largest lakes in Indonesia and Southeast Asia. In addition, Lake Toba is not only renowned for the beauty of nature.

Lake Toba and Samosir Island in its middle offer interesting, unique, and typical culture. Several tourism destinations are spread over Lake Toba.

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For those who have not known, there is a new way to enjoy Lake Toba. TRAC, a subsidiary of Astra and one of the biggest car rental companies, has started to offer electric vehicle rental services to explore Lake Toba.

Electric Vehicles to Enjoy Lake Toba

There are two electric vehicles from Toyota you can rent to explore Lake Toba and Samosir Island, i.e. the Toyota C+Pod with a seating capacity of two and the Toyota Prius PHEV (Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle) with a seating capacity of four.

The Toyota C+Pod can be used to go to Tuk Tuk, Tomok, Batuhoda, Parbaba, and Lumban Suhi. On the other hand, you can rent the Toyota Prius PHEV to explore Parapat, Kaldera, Sibea-bea, Padang Tele, Efrata, and the surrounding area.

You do not need to worry about the battery level. There is a main station and two substations to recharge the battery.

It is fairly easy to rent a car from us. You can use the TRACtoGo application and click the Experience menu.

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Duration and Costs for Electric Vehicle Rental

Self-drive rental using the Toyota C+Pod for 1–4 hours costs Rp88,000/hour. You only need to pay Rp425,000 and Rp530,000 to rent it for 12 hours and 24 hours respectively. 

Meanwhile, to use the Toyota Prius PHEV with chauffeured service for 4 hours, you only need to pay Rp443,700. In addition, renting it with chauffeured service for 12 hours costs Rp1,004,700. Then, self-drive rental for 24 hours only costs Rp561,000. 

To provide you with safe and convenient experience during the pandemic, TRAC is committed to implementing a strict protocol. In any business activity, TRAC implements its own protocol called SMART. 

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Make your trip to Lake Toba more memorable by renting electric vehicles from TRAC. Install the TRACtoGo application, which you can download from the Google Play Store  and the Apple App Store. You will find many great deals and offers there.

In addition to electric vehicles, TRAC also offers services to meet your transportation needs. TRAC provides various types of cars to rent. Besides, we also offer bus rental services if many people go on your trip. Additionally, our Experience service includes package tours.

For more information about our services, please contact our Customer Assistance Center at 1500009 or send an email to