Weh Island

weh_island.jpgWeh Island or Pulau Weh is the westernmost island of Sumatra, Indonesia. Weh Island is about 32 km from Banda Aceh, capital of Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam Province. By Sumatra people, Weh Island mostly called as Sabang Island. Around this island there are beaches with a natural charm that is so beautiful.

Of the many beaches on Weh Island, Gapang Beach is one of the beaches most visited by domestic tourist or foreign. Stretch of white sandy beaches that are still clean a typical of Gapang beach. From shore, try to feel the freshness of the sea breeze. Eve was still fresh that will not be found in urban areas.

Weh Island has the privilege of a variety tourist attraction to visit. Other than Gapang beach that most visited by tourist, there is another beach called Iboih beach located about 6 km from 0-km monument of Indonesia.  The green ocean color of Iboih featuring the beautiful scenery and become a paradise for divers.

From Iboih beach will be obvious beauty panoramic of Rubiah Island which is about 150 meters. Rumbia Island most famous for its beautiful marine park that equivalent with Maldives marine park, Bunaken, even with Nusa Penida-Bali. However,  the Rumbia Island is considered more special because  has a diversity of marine biota, such as plants, algae, coral reefs, fish, chicken feathers, and coconut crabs.

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