Islands 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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Gods & Dragons

16 August 2018

Look out for the 340 metres tall Gunung Bintan, the island's highest icon set amongst lush greenery enroute to the first location of the tour. The quest to witness the perfect co-existence of Gods and Dragons begins as you step into a setting that could very well be in Mainland China at Vihara Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva (500 Lohan Temple). Featuring magnificient structures and unique stone statures of over 500 arhats, the site is a hidden gem ...

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Akau Potong Lembu

24 September 2018

Functioning as a carpark in the day, Akau Potong Lembu sees a stream of hawkers pushing in their food carts in the late afternoon and transforms into an open-air hawker centre at night. It is popular amongst natives of Tanjung Pinang for its cheap and delicious local fare.   There is a large majority of Chinese tenants here, hence its common to hear dialects such as Hokkien or Teochew. This also means that many mouth-watering ...

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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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