The exotic tourism hub of Bintan Island, Indonesia's Riau Archipelago is the perfect getaway with refreshing coastal atmosphere. The capital city of Riau islands Tanjung Pinang is the center of activities of the local population, aside form that it also features a number of historical heritage sites such as the unique Senggarang village and the unbelievably stunning 500 Lohan Temple.
At the east of the island, is a long stretch of white beach, scattered with picturesque huge boulders, called Trikora Beach. There's also a hidden cave dedicated to Virgin Mary with a small chapel and the Stations of the Cross,called Grotto Santa Maria. At the west of the island you will find the dreamy landscape of the Arabian nights called Busung Sand Dune and there's also one of the most beautiful hidden gems in Bintan. A mesmerising man-made oasis in the middle of Busung Sand dune.