THE end of this year, tourist arrivals to the province reportedly began to increase, especially tourists from Malaysia. Peak tourist arrivals is expected to occur at the 10th anniversary of the tsunami in Aceh, December 26, 2014.
The travel business owners in Jalan Moh Hasan, Banda Aceh, Ihsan, said the increase in tourist arrivals have already started to show right now. He himself admitted that he was in Sabang to guide tourists from Malaysia.
He said, the biggest attraction for tourists visiting these is the momentum of the 10th anniversary of the tsunami in Aceh. In fact, reportedly, representatives of several countries will also visit Aceh to commemorate the disaster is most terrible.
“They certainly are using a travel agent to visit the tsunami heritage. Other destinations that also the most popular is Sabang, “he explained.