Tourism Sites

Boat on the roof

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Desa Lampulo, Kecamatan Kuta Alam, Banda Aceh

Boat 30 meters still left perched on the roof of a house. Nine years have passed. The area has become a mainstay tourist sites in Banda Aceh for those who want to see the magnitude of the tsunami, December 26, 2004.
Each visitor made wonder. Imagine, a fishing boat stopped right on top of a house in the village of Lampulo residents, district of Kuta Alam, Banda Aceh, after been hit by three kilometers from the beach.
The story does not stop there. A total of 59 people survived the wooden boat when the tsunami struck ferociously. Their names are displayed in the form of a plaque below the boat. The area has been used as a monument. Every day, there are visitors who come both foreign and domestic tourists

Kapal PLTD Apung

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Desa Punge, Blancut, Banda Aceh.

Monuments diesel (Diesel Power Plant) Floating Village Punge, Blancut, Banda Aceh. As the name implies, this ship is a source of electricity to the Ulee Lheue area - where the ship is moored before the tsunami.

Ships with a length of 63 meters is capable of producing 10.5 megawatts of power. With an area of �??�??1,900 square meters and a weight of 2,600 tons, no one imagined this ship can move up to the middle of the city of Banda Aceh.

When the tsunami struck on December 26, 2004, the ship was dragged tidal waves as high as 9 meters thus shifted to the heart of the city of Banda Aceh as far as 5 kilometers. The ship slammed up into the middle of the residential area, not far from the Tsunami Museum.

Masjid Raya Baiturrahman

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Masjid Raya Baiturrahman, Banda Aceh

Baiturrahman Grand Mosque is the pride of the people of Aceh. Besides being a landmark mosque that survived the tsunami in Aceh in 2004 is also loaded miracle.

Located in Banda Aceh, Baiturrahman Grand Mosque is a place of worship once a major landmark in Aceh. But not just magnificent, the mosque was also a silent witness of many miraculous stories.

one of the magical story of Baiturrahman Mosque ensued when the Tsunami hit the Earth foyer of Makkah in the year 2004. The mosque is one of the survivors.

Interestingly, Masjid Raya Baiturrahman into the shelter of Muslims and non-Muslims throughout the tsunami.

Museum Tsunami

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Tsunami natural disaster ever to hit the region Aceh on December 26, 2004. This disaster has caused grief for the country, both in terms of loss of life and property were destroyed. To recall the tragic event, the Government of the Republic of Indonesia with the support of various stakeholders to build a museum named Tsunami Museum. The museum opened in 2009 and built to commemorate the victims of the tsunami, as a center of research and learning about the tsunami disaster, and an evacuation center when the tsunami happened again. In addition, also as a symbol of the strength of the Acehnese people in the face of the tsunami disaster.

The museum building located at Jalan Iskandar Muda, Banda Aceh, home-style stage. Various pieces exhibited in this museum include electronic stimulation as well as photos of victims and the story of the survivors of the tsunami.

Aceh Tsunami Museum was designed by the Indonesian architect Ridwan Kamil is now the mayor of Bandung. This museum is a four-storey structure curved walls covered geometric reliefs. When entered into the museum, visitors must pass through a narrow and dark alley between two high walls of water. The room design was aimed to revitalize the atmosphere and panic during the tsunami. The walls are decorated museum picture people dancing Saman, a symbolic meaning to the strength, discipline and religious beliefs of Acehnese society. From the top, the roof is formed of ocean waves. The ground floor is designed like a traditional stilt houses typical of Aceh who survived the brunt of the tsunami waves. The design of the museum is prioritizing secondary skin made of GRC with geometric motifs.

Pantai Lampuuk

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Aceh Besar

Lampuuk beach is one of the prime tourist Aceh Besar. The beach is always crowded with visitors, both from Banda Aceh, Meulaboh, or other areas. With white sand and shady pine trees. the beach is located approximately 15 kilometers from Banda Aceh

Pantai Lhoknga

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Aceh Besar 

Pantai dengan jarak kurang lebih 22 kilometer dari Banda Aceh ini juga menjadi spot yang bagus untuk menikmati matahari terbenam. Suasana sore hari di Lhoknga terasa lebih sunyi dan damai. Pantai Lhoknga lebih dikenal dengan lapangan Golf, aktivitas Surfing dan memancing. Umumnya, para peselancar mengenal ada dua tipe ombak berbeda di bulan-bulan tertentu di Lampuuk. Bulan Juni hingga November di saat musim angin Barat terkenal dengan ombak pantainya (beach break), sedangkan di bulan Desember hingga Mei saat angin Timur berhembus terkenal dengan ombak karangnya (reef break).

Rumoh Aceh

Location :

Banda Aceh

Acehnese traditional house called Rumoh Aceh. This traditional house type houses on stilts with three main sections and one additional section. Three main part of the house that is Seuramoe keuë Aceh (front porch), Seuramoe Teungoh (the central foyer) and Seuramoe likot (back porch). While the first part of its enhancements are rumoh Dapu (home kitchen). Roof of the house serves as a repository for family heirlooms.

Sabang (Pulau Weh)

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Sabang, Pulau Weh, Aceh

Sabang is an island separated from Banda Aceh. The island is located in the West of Guangxi Indonesia. You can reach the island is by ferry takes about 2 hours. If you want more quickly, can use the speedboat and the journey only takes 45 minutes. This ship will be docked at the port Balohan. The island is already very well known internationally for its beauty beauty of the beach and underwater. Other scenic islands located around the island of Weh / Sabang island Gapang, Rubiah, Breeh, and others. If you are from Jakarta, you need to first fly to Banda Aceh at the Sultan Iskandar Muda airport and continued on the sea to the island of Sabang.