Apr 13, 2017
5 Must-Try Bintan Activities for Adventure Seekers
1) Rough it Out with ATV rides
ATV rides or All-Terrain Vehicle, refers to a four-wheeled drive buggy designed for off-road use. Rough ride and experience the adrenaline rush through the rugged terrain of Bintan. Accompanied by a professional, the group will explore the off-road terrain of Bintan that is sure to leave your adrenaline pumping for more.
2) Fly High with Air Adventures
Take an exciting sea plane ride at Air Adventures in Lagoi Bay. The first of its kind in Asia, the open cockpit is a great way to catch a bird’s eye view of the scenic Northern coast of Bintan. Air Adventures has been ranked as one of the must do activities in Bintan by TripAdvisor and understandably so. There is nothing more exclusive and memorable as a view of the beautiful island from above, and bring home the perfect memento - your very own certificate of achievement at the end of the flight.
3) Cruise Along the Beach on Ninebot
Hop on the Ninebot tour at Nirwana Gardens to get a feel of riding your very own personal transportation robot. It is equipped with a self-balancing mechanism which moves forward and sideways with a slight tilt of your body. Beginners don’t fret, there are trainers who will assist with the equipment and a short training before the tour. Opt for the early morning sunrise tour or catch the amazing sunset tour along the beach. Either way, you’re in for a stunning view!
4) Elevate Above Waters with Jetovator
Jetovator is one of the newest additions to the water sports activity lineup in Bintan. Available only at Treasure Bay Bintan, test out your motor skills flying above water. Riders will be coached thoroughly on how to operate the machine and achieve proper balance. Once the balancing technique has been mastered, riders will be propelling and elevating into mid-air in no time.
Treasure Bay Bintan is opened to public and there is also a prayer room on site.
5) Explore Off-Beaten Tracks on a Mountain Trek
Going on a Gunung Bintan Adventure Trek is a great way to experience the dense tropical rainforest amidst Bintan. Be rewarded by the amazing view from 340 metre above surrounded by ancient trees and rubber plantations. Be at one with nature as you trek through the undisturbed rainforest which is home to wildlife such as eagles, silver leaf monkeys and more. At the foot of the mountain, take a few sips from the Princess’ Pool or go for a cool shower after sweating it out on the trek!