Kepulauan Banyak is Indonesian for "Many Islands".
Flora and faunaEdit
The nearest airport to the Banyak Islands is the small Syekh Hamzah Fansyuri Airport on the Sumatra mainland, near Singkil. The nearest major airport is Medan's Kuala Namu International Airport (KNO IATA), more than 250 km away.
There are frequent boats from Singkil to Balai on the Banyak Islands. The boats only leave at high tide.