In recent years, Bintan has been transformed into a premier tourist destination where perfect getaway dream can be reality. Bintan has been blessed with breath taking beaches, secluded coves, spectacular dive spots lush greenery.
In line with "Billow Sail to The Prosperous, Competitive, and Cultural 2010" vision of Bintan Regency, international investors have developed many new hotels, integrated resorts, intenational golf courses on the Island of Bintan
Your visit to Bintan will not be bored nor unispired because there are many other interesting places like Bintan mountain where you can take up the challenge places like Bintan mountain where you can take up the challenge of Trekking throught Bintan's rainforest up to the summit of this 340 m high mountain, and you bewared with wonderful views. There are also the Pasar Malam Akau (Night Market), Pelantar (Water Village), Sri Bintan Kampung Eco Tour and Sri Kecil Adventure, and shops selling local handicraft. You will be more than glad with your visit to Bintan.
|1,030 sq km
50 km southeast of Singapore
Bahasa Indonesia, English widely used in business
Tropical and humid, 24 - 31°C
7hrs ahead of GMT
1hr behind Singapore time
BeachBintan resort boasts pristine, white-powdery sand beaches fringed by gently swaying palms, clean marine waters and lush tropical greenery. Bask in the sun or enjoy a romantic sunset with a drink in hand.
Water SportYear end wind and waves make Bintan ideal for wind surfing. Kayaking, banana boat rides and wake boarding are the favorites and available at water sports centres.
ShoppingDrop by for a spot of shopping and local food against a rustic kampung bakdrop at Pasar Oleh Oleh. Or simply sit back and enjoy some local food and a nice icy Bintang Beer.
Local FoodSeafood is a specialty of the Riau Island. Try the "Gong Gong" sea snails only found around Bintan and Batam Island.