|HOW TO FIND US|
|Kedah is located in the remote area near Blangkejeren city in Gayo Luwes district, Blangkejeren is city of Gayo Lues, Aceh Province|
|Aceh you can approach from overseas via Medan or Banda Aceh. In Banda Aceh “Visa on Arrival“ is available since June 2010. Best approach to our lodges is via Medan. From Medan there are many daily connections to Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, operated by Silk Air, Air Asia, Lion Air, MAS.
From Medan to Jakarta you have the choice for Garuda, Air Asia, Lion Air as well as other airlines.
Banda Aceh has daily flights to Medan and Jakarta, as well as several international connections to Kuala Lumpur and Penang. International flights operated by Air Asia and Firefly.
From Medan you can travel directly to Kedah Rainforest Lodges as per description and map below.
Please be aware, distances on Sumatra are not measured in km, but preferably in hours! This relates to the partly poor conditions of roads, especially the ones in the Province of North Sumatra. Road conditions in the Province of Aceh are significantly better.
How to get to our place by air ?
Make sure before you come to here in Blangkejeren city of Gayo Luwes district from medan or Banda Aceh it is better to prefer, because you can’t use visa card to draw the money in Blangkejeren, the only we can use in Blangkejeren city by credit card is MasterCard, and 30 munite distant between Blangkejeren and Kedah by road, because kedah village located in remote area in Aceh Province so it will take long trip to get kedah from the two big city by road that are from medan city and Banda Aceh city it is better to take flight to Gayo Luwes by small plane of Susi Air and you will get chance to see the beautiful view forest of leuser from above
If you intend to stay several days in Banda Aceh, we recommend to stay in Oasis Hotel
Alternatively you can rent a Motobike in Banda Aceh at www.aceh-adventure.org, this might be the most interesting approach to our facilities.
|How to find us from Banda Aceh to Kedah Rainforest Lodges by road ?
from Banda Aceh you can find minibus transport at Terminal Leung Bata or at Terminal Batoh.
Banda Aceh to Kedah more and less it will take 11 hours distance by road
Public transport in banda aceh have usually depart around 04:00 pm or 05:00 pm
|How to find from Medan to Kedah Rainforest Lodges by road ?
Medan to Kedah it will take 9 hours distance more and less by road
From Medan you can Public Taxi or mini bus to Kedah. We recommended you go to Robby Karya Travel at Street of Sisingamaharaja near the Makam Pahlawan and order a public taxi, or you can find minibus at street of Jalan Bintang to Kedah. You will join with other local passenger.
Public Taxi in Medan have usually depart around 07:00 pm or 08:00 pm in the night.
|You reach Kedah from Medan in 10 hours by car. With public bus it via Medan to Brastagi (60 km), Brastagi to Kabanjahe (85 km), Kabanjahe to Kutacane (92 km), kutacane to Blankenjeren (65 km)
By Private Taxi from Medan to Kedah Rainforest Lodges
If you travel on your own behalf, do not hesitate to question locals for the proper way and directions, since there are only few road signs.