Places in Belitung Island became a brand new favorite island-themed holiday destination among tourists situated south-east of the bigger island of Sumatra. With its impeccable pristine beaches, blue waters and natural granite stone constructions, it’s difficult not to linger on its beauty. Well known following the success of the box office Indonesian movie LaskarPelangi or Rainbow Troops, this island has become determined to accomplish its objective to become one of the world’s best Geoparks. An International Geopark is a UNESCO-designated place that contains natural sites with particular geological significance and therefore is supposed to be conserved on account of its heritage. Tourism is very likely to act as a booster to spread knowledge and consciousness of this identifying natural wonder. Here are some for you to start your Unbelievable holiday:
1 | TanjungKelayang
This fantastic stretch of white sandy beach decorated with large boulders as if scattered by some giant hand, is the icon of the island of Belitung, and so is, for this reason, earmarked to become one of Indonesia’s top destinations. Its long coastline and calm waters are ideal for swimming pool. Some nearby islands are great to explore, try out your kayaking skills or do some other watersports. Enjoy the local cuisine and heating beverages while enjoying your holiday along this scenic beach. TanjungKelayang is planned to become a place to choose yachts and cruise ships.
2 | Lengkuas Island
This is Belitung’s number one favorite destination. This towering 313 stairs lighthouse built 100 decades ago has aged gracefully. From its top floor look down on turquoise waters and pearly sand boundaries along with a spectacular panorama. Another set of the amazing stone rock formation is a rhapsody of sculpture molded by mother nature.
3 | BatuBerlayar
BatuBerlayar signifies the Sailing Rock Island. Its name comes from the form of the island’s rock formation that resembles a sailing ship. This is a little island that has some secluded areas with tiny beaches and huge granite structures. Getting here requires an experienced boatsman, to navigate across the rocky and shallow seabed around the staircase.
4 | TanjungTinggi
A calm and tranquil beach that is perfect for swimming. Some resorts are situated along this lovely waterfront to serve tourists, offering an incredible view just beyond the window. Be knowledgeable as to the end and current though, and they might blow your sunhat away.
5 | Birds Island
Burung is the Indonesian word for Bird. A soaring granite construction in the form of a bird’s head gives the island its name. Still framed at the tranquil nuance of crystal clear sea water and white sands, this is just another gorgeous photo place for your memory record.