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Customisable South Bintan Tour

23 August 2018

Hop on a temple trail and discover the oldest and most notable temples in Bintan. A step into the  Vihara Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva (500 Lohan Temple), transports you into a setting from ancient China. Structures and unique stone statures of over 500 arhats await and greet you a the temple's front yard. Marvel at the grandiose of the entrance as you spot notable figures such as Tripitaka (Tang San Zang) and Guan Gong.   At Vihara ...

Customisable South Bintan Tour2018-09-28T09:50:27+00:00

Vihara Avalokitesvara Graha

24 September 2018

Marvel at one of the tallest statues of the Goddess of Mercy in Southeast Asia at Vihara Avalokitesvara Graha (also commonly known as Guan Yin Temple), situated a short drive away from the main town hub of Tanjung Pinang. This grand and majestic brass statue is 16.8m tall and coated in 22 carat gold, and attracts visitors from the region and around the world.   Explore the grounds of the temple and find intricate motifs ...

Vihara Avalokitesvara Graha2019-08-02T16:49:22+00:00

Vihara Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva (500 Lohan Temple)

24 September 2018

Also known as the 500 Lohan Temple, Vihara Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva is one of Bintan's best hidden treasures. Located in Kijang (South Bintan), the premise is just a short drive away from the main bustling scene of Tanjung Pinang. Step into the temple grounds and be transported into surreal settings of towering structures and the highlight—more than 500 life-sized (Lohan/arhat) stone statues with intricate physique and facial expressions, each one unique and different from the next. ...

Vihara Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva (500 Lohan Temple)2018-09-24T18:25:41+00:00

5 Bintan Wedding Venues With A View

4 February 2021

February is the month we celebrate love, commitment and companionship. Couples looking to get hitched and fulfil a fairytale dream of the perfect wedding celebration may start to consider opting for a destination wedding at the tropical island paradise, Bintan.   A perfect, memorable, once in a lifetime milestone wedding celebration starts with a paradisiacal venue. When it comes down to choosing your dream wedding venue, Bintan has ...

5 Bintan Wedding Venues With A View2021-02-04T14:51:10+00:00

Editor’s Choice – Top 5 Relaxing Bintan Spa Experiences That We Miss!

28 December 2020

As the world adjusts to The New Normal with the festive season approaching, we find ourselves yearning for a relaxing break in a year where the world is brought to a standstill by COVID-19. Other than getting in quality time with family and friends in a tropical paradise, we also look forward to a round of self-pampering during the holidays.   The tropical island of Bintan is commonly ...

Editor’s Choice – Top 5 Relaxing Bintan Spa Experiences That We Miss!2020-12-28T15:13:21+00:00