19 January 2019

‘Best of Bintan 2019’ Fine Dining Team Work

Banyan Tree Bintan

Tree Tops Restaurant at Banyan Tree Bintan has pleasure in hosting the inaugural “Best of Bintan 2019” Culinary Event on Saturday 19 January 2019.



“Best of Bintan 2019” is a collaboration of the six best chefs from several hotels on Bintan Island, who will present a one-time special degustation dinner comprising a six course tasting menu, showcasing the best signature dishes from around this unspoilt island in the South China Sea, just an hour by ferry from Singapore.   The dinner’s main aim is to promote Bintan as a truly world class culinary destination, incorporating authentic flavours of Indonesia, with innovative flair.


The six passionate Chefs, who will be working side by side to serve a selection of gourmet offerings are: Mr. Yudhistira Angga Tirta, Executive Sous Chef Angsana Bintan; Ms. Ni Luh Ratnawati, Pastry Chef Banyan Tree Bintan; Mr. Adli Nizam, Executive Sous Chef Bintan Lagoon Resort; Mr. Wali Amrullah Abbas, Executive Sous Chef Nirwana Gardens; Mr. Singgih Kisworo, Executive Sous Chef The Canopi Bintan and Mr. Lambok, Executive Chef The Residence Bintan.


Look forward to a sensational 6-course dinner featuring local favourites from the Riau Island!


On Sunday 20 January, a cooking class for Seedling students will be held at Saffron Restaurant of Banyan Tree Bintan. Watch the Chefs in action as they share their culinary experiences with students from local communities.


For information and bookings, contact us at reservations-bintan@banyantree.com.



  • IDR 650.000++ per person – 6-course degustation menu
  • IDR 1.000.000++per person – 6 course degustation menu with wine pairing

09 September 2018

International Bintan Marathon 2018

Lagoi Bay Bintan

Bintan Resorts will be hosting the inaugural International Bintan Marathon on 9 September 2018 with the tagline, ‘Run and Discover’. The event is collaboration by two nations – Indonesia (PT. Bintan Resorts Cakrawala, PT. Medianusa Permana) and Singapore (Orange Room Pte Ltd).


Offering a wide range of distances; 10km (Charity Run), 21km and 42km, the event is expected to host more than 2,000 runners. The 10km charity run appeals to individuals and organisations that wishes to run for fundraising purposes. Proceeds from the fundraiser will be appropriated to assist a local and deserving charity in Bintan.


“We are proud to bring a Marathon to Bintan and we see it as our mission to contribute to a healthier and more active sporting community, as well as to the tourism and sport development of Bintan. The race is an exciting invitation for both local and international runners to explore the island and experience one of the most picturesque marathon courses in South East Asia. We have also chosen to have the marathon at the end of the September school holidays, as Bintan is also a family fun and holiday destination,” said PT Bintan Resort Cakrawala Group General Manager Abdul Wahab.


The marathon which is sanctioned by Persatuan Atletik Seluruh Indonesia (PASI) will start and finish at Plaza Lagoi in Lagoi Bay – a popular tourist spot at Bintan Resorts. With an early morning start, participants will be able to enjoy the amazing sunrise as well as the sights and sounds of the island. Participants will follow a scenic route by the lake, beautiful scenery of the beach and explore the panoramic landscape of luxurious hotels and other attraction spots within Bintan Resorts. The race is a great opportunity for participants to enjoy the natural beauty of Bintan Island, taste local food and to learn the Malay culture, on top of putting their physical abilities to test.


Click here for Stay Package by Official Resort Partner, Bintan Lagoon Resort.


For more information, please visit www.bintanmarathon.com.

07 June 2018 31 December 2018

Bintan Weekend Market

Plaza Lagoi

Starting from 7th July 2018, an exciting line-up of cultural activities including Batik Painting and music performances, traditional snacks and intricate hand-made souvenirs awaits you every Saturday and Sunday at the Bintan Weekend Market. Make your way down to Plaza Lagoi, Lagoi Bay for all the fun and action!