Money

There are lots of ATMs around town, mainly on Jl Panglima Polem and Jl Sri Ratu Safiatuddin.

Opening Hours

If you're in town on a Friday be aware that all museums, restaurants, cafes and shops close from noon to 2pm for prayer time.

Tourist Information

Regional Tourist Office On the 1st floor of a government building; the staff here led by Rahmadani (Danny) are exceptionally friendly and sometimes have free copies of an excellent guidebook to the province.

Otherwise the Banda Aceh tourism website (www.bandaacehtourism.com) has good info.