non diving days

There is some local holiday or some special day in Aceh when sea’s activities are not allowed.
Here is the details :

Friday morning

From 7p.m. of Thursday until Friday at 2p.m
To respect the Ocean, snorkelling, fishing and other activities
on the Ocean are not allowed,
except the Ferry to and from Banda Aceh

indonesian independence day

17th of August From 6a.m. until 12a.m. Indonesia declared its independence from the Dutch Government on August 17, 1945.

kenduri laut

its about 5 day around May.
Acehnese tradition to say thank to God for giving sustenance in form
of fish to the fisherman. The date change every year.

ramadan

First day of Ramadhan, fasting month for Muslims,
starting on 7p.m
of the day before.The date change every year.

HARI RAYA PUASA

Muslim holiday that marks the end of Ramadhan.
The date change every year.

 

HARI RAYA HAJI

Feast of the Sacrifice Muslim holiday.
The date change every year.

TSUNAMI MEMORIAL DAY

26th of December
From 6a.m. until 12a.m. Remembering the Indian Ocean Tsunami
of December 26, 2004.