Many people often visit Indonesia in order to get their senses back on track. This natural paradise, on the Asean region, is home to many beaches and exotic islands. Even we decided to head to Indonesia in a hope to cover Bali and of course Bintan.
Our journey started from Singapore itself as we decided to take the Singapore to Bintan ferry. The ferry ride was breathtaking to say the least and we enjoyed a lot on the waters. We had booked our hotel accommodation (and also the ferry tickets) right over the internet, in order to best the rush that the island attracts every single year.
About the island
Before we get into the details of our journey, let us tell you something about the island itself. The island is actually an archipelago, which falls under the Riau group. The whole island is famous for its own heritage, culture and of course history. The island, in the 3rd century, acted as a trading post between India and China. The capital of the island is Tanjung Pinang, and it is actually quite a bustling town.
The destination itself
The island of Bintan is a very famous place for relaxing, thanks to its calm and cool environment. Visitors like us often visit this place in order to soak in the natural habitat of the area. The place is surrounded by various famous beaches and you can hit any one of them in order chill out in the sun and sand.
The Trikora beach is the most famous beach out of the lot. The Trikora beach is visited regularly by many tourists and many local people, as it is one of the best places of hang out in the region.
The famous resorts and spas
Bintan is famous spot for exotic holiday. There are several spas and resorts in the area. Even we decided to head to a spa as soon as out ferry stopped at the island in order get our bodies rejuvenated in the best possible way. The spas on the island are actually quite exclusive and they offer various types of natural and organic remedies to all your body’s problem.
The spas here are actually quite inexpensive and in terms of quality they are quite immaculate.
The spa definitely was quite useful for us because it allowed us to explore the island even better. Before heading to bintan booking easybook bintan ferry, we knew that the island was blessed with various adventures spot and destination. For example, the island is home to the Gunung Bintan adventure trek. The trek is quite famous all around the world and many visitors, like us, often take part in this trek.
The trek allows you to get closer to the natural mountains and rainforests of the area. After the trek you can also explore the Lagoi Park and its natural reservoir.
So, if you are feeling bored, then feel free to explore Bintan.