Best Photography Spots in Bintan
1. Street art at Tanjung Pinang
The street art at Tanjung Pinang is a great spot to pose or well, interact with!
2. Luohan Temple
The Luohan Temple consists of more than 500 statues of arhats. Each statue is unique life-liked and has its own distinct facial expressions and features. See if you can spot Guan Gong or Tripitaka
3. Trikora Beach
Trikora Beach is a picturesque place with white sand and water in a million shades of blue. It’s a great place to admire the scenery and feel the gentle sea breeze against your face.
4. Boat making, Trikora Beach
When you travel, it’s always good to see the locals’ culture and way of life. At Trikora Beach, you can see them in action as they build boats (sampans) for fishing.
5. Water Villages (kelong), Trikora
Most of us who have been living in the concrete jungle would definitely find such water villages or kelongs and the villagers’ way of life an irresistible draw!
6. Calypso Bar, Nirwana Gardens
Calypso Bar is quite a magical spot. It has one of the best views to watch the sunset and even better to catch the milkyway at night!
7. Sultan of Riau’s Grand Mosque, Penyengat Island
The bright yellow and green mosque is the most eye-catching building on the island. It is claimed to be built using egg whites as mortar to cement the building together. It is said that the architecture style is a combination of Arab, Indian and Malay styles. The mosque also houses a rare 150 year old hand-written Koran in its library.
8. Sky Lantern, Bintan Lagoon Resort
Did you know that Bintan Lagoon Resort has releasing of sky lanterns event every Friday to Sunday (weather permitting)? What a sight to behold indeed!