South Bintan Heritage Tour

8 August 2018

Explore the rich culture and heritage of Bintan island with this day tour that covers the must-visit sites of South Bintan. Start the day at the surreal settings of Vihara Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva (500 Lohan Temple), home to over 500 life-like stone statures of arhats and other intricately carved structures.   Next, board the pompong (water taxi) at the jetty of Tanjung Pinang and head towards Pulau Penyengat. Known as the abode of the kings, this ...

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Tanjung Pinang City Wanderer

8 August 2018

For an authentic local experience, venture out and head down south to Tanjung Pinang, main town of Bintan Island and capital of Riau Islands. Enjoy the ride and watch as the landscape of rustic dwellings and stretches of plantations transform to the elements of a bustling city. Visit local hangouts and absorb the sights and sounds of the vibrant Tanjung Pinang town where value-for-money bargains are abound from dried seafoods and fresh fruits, to toys, ...

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Island of the Kings

16 August 2018

Embark on a journey back to the reign of Kings and Queens who once ruled the islands of the Riau Kingdom; stretching from what is now part of Indonesia, to Singapore and beyond to southern Malaysia. Admire the dense verdure on the slopes of the island's highest peak as you cruise pass Gunung Bintan. You will soon reach the jetty at Tanjung Pinang, the biggest town and capital of Bintan Island for a pompong (small ...

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Lagoi Bay

29 November 2017

Spanning about 1,300 hectares, Lagoi Bay is the new 'heart of Bintan'. The area offers a wide variety of cuisines and dining outlets that satisfies all taste buds. Try out local cuisine from beef rendang to goreng pisang keju, or delve into the freshest seafood spreads and indulge in the spectrum of international dishes.   Spend the day having fun in the sun with your tummies filled - Lagoi Bay is home to Plaza Lagoi, ...

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Chill Cove @ Treasure Bay Bintan

29 November 2017

Chill Cove @ Treasure Bay Bintan presents the region’s latest adventure playground with an exciting range of water and land activities for the whole family, dawn to dusk. Enjoy a wide variety of food and beverages when it’s time for a refuel, or when you simply want to take a moment to kick back and enjoy the majestic view of the 6.3-hectare Crystal Lagoon. Choose from local favourites, light bites such as mini burgers and ...

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