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 ( has good info.