Discover the best things to do in Banyak Islands. Pulau Banyak or Banyak Islands is a group of islands part of Aceh Singkil Regency, Aceh Province, Indonesia. It consists of 99 islands the local said, but it is actually 71 islands. The islands offers breathtaking natural scenery. Surfing, diving, kayaking and fishing are among the most popular things to do in Banyak Islands. Besides offerning world class kayaking & surfing spots, there are numerous endanger species of turtles to see such as green turtle and hawksbill turtles.
How to get to Banyak Islands
To get to Banyak Islands, you may have to reach Singkil first either from Banda Aceh or Medan. If you depart from Banda Aceh you can take a night bus in Batoh Terminal or Lueng Bata Terminal. You may also book a transport from us. the journey will take approximately 13 hours and along the way you may stop at many interesting places in western coast of Aceh such as Lhoknga Beach, Gurutee Sea Canyon, Pasie Saka Beach, Ujung Serangga Beach and many others.
Upon arrival to Singkil, you may take a ferry at Pulau Sarok Port leave Tuesday at 10.00 a.m and Friday at 14.00 p.m with the transfer time about 4 hours. the schedule sometimes change without prior notice depends on many conditions. You may also hire the speed boat if you are in rush.
Banyak Islands Tour Packages
Pulau Banyak or Banyak Islands has fantastic blue clear beaches, perfect snorkeling spots, pristine jungles with endemic flora and fauna and a calm tourist destinations. Eco-tourism now being develop in Banyak Islands. There are a lots of hidden paradise in Banyak Islands continuing attract more and more tourist to visit. If you are looking for a private special tour package to Banyak Islands, here we provide you the combination tour packages:
We also provide the fishing tour to Banyak Islands, check the itinerary below:
The tourist attractions in Banyak Islands consists of dozens of small islands. Among the most beautiful island often visited are Tailana Island, Palambak Island, Tuanku Island, Asok Island, Malelo Island, Bangkaru Island, Sikandang Island, Balai Island, Rangit Island and Lambudang Island. Banyak Islands is also one of the sea turtles conservation with various species. Can’t wait to explore the island, here are the travel guide and top things to do in Banyak Islands: