The largest of the Riau Islands, Bintan island is a short ferry ride away from Singapore! A rich history and plenty of attractions, Bintan island is a great option if you’re looking for some time off. From the moment the sun rises, till the sun sets; you’ll have a ton of different activities to engage in.
Visit a wildlife safari
Home to several endangered species, Safari Lagoi acts as more than a shelter for these animals. If you’re the type to appreciate nature and animals, then this is the spot to visit, along with a chance to learn about the animals and farming.
A stroll in the beach
Admire the turquoise waters as you walk along the beaches in Bintan island. You can also drop by one of the many Bintan restaurants around to satisfy your taste buds!
If you’re looking to put your hiking abilities to test, then you ought to hike Mount Bintan. The views you get to witness on the way up is sure worth the 2-3-hour workout! This mountain is 340m in height, offering spectacular views of the water from above!
A long stretch of white sand, approximately 25 minutes from The Residence Bintan, Trikora beach is a favourite among tourists and locals alike. Huge boulders make this beach a rather photo friendly one!
Being surrounded by clear waters means plenty of water sports for you to engage in! Kayaking, snorkelling, wakeboarding and jet skiing are just a few water sports you can try out!
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