ACEH MONTH IN BBI: 4 Tourism Recommendations for Aceh Province

Tourism in Banda Aceh - As the westernmost province of Indonesia and the gateway to mainland Sumatra from the north, Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam Province is one of the tourist destinations for those of you who are interested in religious tourism and education related to the tsunami.

The city of Banda Aceh which is the capital of the Province of Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam is also often known as the Veranda of Mecca. Here are the recommendations for the best tourist attractions in Banda Aceh, the BBI version!

1. Lake Laut Tawar

The lake, which according to some local people is called Lut Tawar, can be reached, including through Dedalu Village, Lut Tawar District, Central Aceh Regency, or Takengon City Pier. Takengon City itself is about 119 kilometers (km) from Lhokseumawe City or the travel time is approximately three hours.

This freshwater lake which is located in Takengon City has the name Laut Tawar Lake because of its breadth like the ocean in the middle of the mainland. In addition to offering a wide view of the lake, the scenery around the lake is no less beautiful.

2. Kilometer Zero Monument

The Zero Kilometer Monument of the Republic of Indonesia or commonly called the Zero Kilometer Monument is a unique geographical marker in Indonesia. This is related to its role as a symbol of the glue of the archipelago from Sabang in Aceh to Merauke in Papua.

The Zero Kilometer Monument, located in Sabang City, you should not miss if you visit Aceh. The trip to this monument offers beautiful views with panoramic views of the forest and hills and the beach on the side of the road to the monument.

3. Pantan Terong

Pantan Terong is a tourist destination in Central Aceh which is located on a hilltop, this place offers stunning natural scenery in the form of hills, Takengon City, and Lake Laut Tawar from a height.

This one tourist destination is perfect for those of you who like to enjoy the view from a height. The trip to Pantan Terong is no less interesting because of the scenery that is served along the way. Up above you can enjoy the beautiful scenery and enjoy the fresh air.

4. Mount Leseur Nasional National Park

Gunung Leuser National Park which is also commonly abbreviated as TNGL is one of the Nature Conservation Areas in Indonesia which has an area of ‚Äč‚Äčabout 1,094,692 hectares. Administratively, this forest is located in two provinces, namely Aceh and North Sumatra. This forest is predominantly located in East Aceh, South Aceh, and Langkat North Sumatra, known for its world-class coffee and tobacco products.

For those of you who like adventure, this tourist destination is very worth a visit. The vast and beautiful landscape of nature always amazes those who see it, plus we can also see exotic animals in their natural habitat.