There were ferries from Sibolga to Gunung Sitoli, Teluk Dalam, or Lahewa every day. There are two ferry terminals (Gunungsitoli and Teluk Dalam) Since the 2005 earthquake, transportation has improved to cope with the increase in travel needs. All around the island include travel to littlle islands (asu island, tello islands, batu islands or bawa islands) known as best surf spot, fishing spot that located around the main Nias Island.