Sabang is a beautiful island with an impressive coastline, white sandy beaches and crystal clear water. The island is perfect for snorkeling and diving. The most famous bays for snorkeling and diving are Gapang Bay and Iboih Bay in front of Rubiah Island. The water area around Rubiah Island is an impressive underwater world with many coral reefs and visibility up to 25 meters below sea level.

There are also shipwrecks sites for divers. As the island is based on a volcano with underwater canyons, walls and channels, surrounding deep waters till 600 metres and in the shallow part many coral reefs, this in combination with the currents, cause the wide variety of fish. Sabang is a very fine destination for water sports enthusiasts.

An active volcanic island just a little above the Indonesian island of Sumatra, Pulau Weh might be tiny in size and yet significant in existence. A 2-hour ferry trip across the Andaman Sea from Banda Aceh (the capital city of the province of Aceh) would take you right to the island, whose land surface is as mountainous as the underwater ecosystem is diverse. The waters that surround the island are home to a wide range of fish species, including the ones whose ancestry can be traced back to the prehistoric era.

Weh Island, also known as Pulau Weh is a beautiful untouched island, surrounded by healthy, gorgeous coral reefs. The island is located northwest of Sumatra at the entrance of the Malacca Strait. This makes the island a popular stop for cruise ships and yachts. Weh Island is a popular diving destination, and it has a variety of dive sites like the legendary Sea Garden in Rubiah Island, where you can dive with instructors. While diving, you might see some beautiful sea creatures like whale sharks, dolphins, sea turtles and manta rays. Although the west side was severely damaged by the 2004 tsunami, the east side and Rubiah island still retain their beauty. The devastated corals on the west side are slowly recovering now.

Weh Island also has a waterfall in the rain forest. Weh Island is a small island, but truly a paradise.

What to do at Weh Island / Pulau Weh Diving and snorkeling are the most popular activities at Weh Island. You will find a lot of dive masters and instructors who will be happy to accompany you on your diving trip. The current at Weh Island can be strong sometimes, so make sure you are always with a dive instructor if you are a beginner.

The capital city of Weh Island is Sabang, a great town to explore, where you can find the sign saying 'Indonesia Nol Kilometer', which is the Zero Kilometer of Indonesia. If you are interested in the marine life, you should check out Water Front Resort, also in Sabang.

How to get to Weh Island / Pulau Weh
If you are traveling from abroad, you can take an airplane to Banda Aceh. If you come from Medan, you can go to Banda Aceh both by bus or plane. Once you've arrived in Banda Aceh, you have to take a ferry in the morning. The ferry departs from Ulee Lheue Sea port, and it arrives in Gapang beach. This trip will take a couple of hours. If you don't want to travel that long, you can also use a speedboat, which will take around 45 minutes.

Itinerary:
Day 1: Arrival - Banda Aceh - Hotel (L/D)
Upon arrival at Sultan Iskandar Muda International Airport Banda Aceh, greeting service with Tour guide , The tour will be started by visiting tsunami mass grave in lambaro, proceed to to local restaurant for lunch. After lunch visit PLTD Apung, Tsunami Educational Park, Tsunami mass grave Ulee lheue and Ulee Lheue mosque. Afternoon check in Hotel, dinner at local restaurant. (Stay in Banda Aceh).

Day 2: Banda Aceh City Tour - Hotel (B/L/D)
Breakfast at Hotel, Visit Boat on house, Aceh Museum, Governor residence, Tsunami Museum, and Aceh Thanks The World Park. Afterwards transfer to local restaurant for lunch. After lunch visit PLTD Apung, Tsunami Educational Park, Tsunami mass grave Ulee lheue and Ulee Lheue mosque. Afterwards transfer to Ferry for Sabang destination. Arrival in Sabang check in Hotel, dinner at local restaurant. (Stay in Sabang Island).

Day 3: Sabang Tour (B/L/D)
Breakfast at Hotel, see Sumur Tiga beach, enjoy at Anoi Itam beach while seeing Japanese Bunker, visit Gapang Beach (Snorkeling Time), break for lunch. After lunch visit Iboih beach. goto Indonesia Zero kilometer. Back to Hotel, dinner at selected restaurant. (Stay in Sabang Island)

Day 4: Sabang Tour (B/L/D)
Breakfast at Hotel, checkout, enjoying tourism objects on the way to Balohan port, transit to ferry boat to depart Banda Aceh Ulee Lheue Port. Upon arrival in Banda Aceh, Shopping at Aceh traditional market. Pickup at Baiturahman Mosque, then transfer to local restaurant for lunch, After lunch, visit Lampuuk Mosque (survived from tsunami) and enjoy sunset at Lampuuk Beach. Afternoon back to hotel, transfer to local restaurant for dinner. (Stay in Banda Aceh).

Day 5: Banda Aceh - Departure (B)
Breakfast at Hotel,free and easy till transfer to airport for your next destination.

Rate : USD 550/person/twin share, Minimum 2 person

Price Includes
-Hotel accommodation (twin-sharing)
- Breakfast or lunch
- Airport transfers
- Snorkeling gears (1 day)
- 1 trip on glass bottom boat
- Admission to sites
- All service and government taxes

Price Excludes
- Flights to and from Banda Aceh
- Alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks
- Porter
- Additional services or activities not listed above
- Additional food and beverages
- Personal expenses
- Additional gratuities