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Penyengat Island

Tanjung Pinang, Riau Islands Province, Indonesia
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Best Moqsue Ever

Great Mosque ever, dont know what to say... The mosque was build with combination of egg yolk... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2017
Louisa P
via mobile
Best and Most affordable day trip from Tanjung Pinang

Once you have got your head around the fact that there is not much to do in Tanjung Pinang, it is a... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2017
James K
Potsdam, Germany
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
14 Nov 2016
“has great potential”
13 Oct 2016
“Friendly small island”
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Tanjung Pinang, Riau Islands Province, Indonesia
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Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Great Mosque ever, dont know what to say... The mosque was build with combination of egg yolk... Awesoomeeee

Thank Louisa P
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Once you have got your head around the fact that there is not much to do in Tanjung Pinang, it is a blessing to find Penyengat. Our hotel driver took us to the dock, where you pay to do the 15 minute ride in the...More

5  Thank James K
Reviewed 17 January 2017

There three uniqueness, first you can reached the whole island only by walking during the walking you will find malay heritage from such as ancient pool for the queen, tomb of the king Raja Ali Haji well known as an author of couplet (Gurindam XII)....More

Thank Welly P
Reviewed 14 January 2017

As lovers of history, our family had a great time on Pulau Penyengat, exploring this seat of Bugis culture. Our highlights were the tomb of Raja Ali, the old palace and the office complex, all of which are open and free to wander around. We...More

Thank shhayes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Penyengat Island is an island which rich in historical value. Points of origin Indonesian and Malay literature began. There is a sultan's palace and tomb of the Malay sultans.

Thank Lina W
Reviewed 21 December 2016

For those who are historial inclined, this place is a must. Getting around in a guided tour on a trike. Get to visit the underground well.

Thank Joko S
Reviewed 9 December 2016

nice place to bring family member for a vacation and for a water sports activities and does have good place for food and such restaurants.

Thank reesemasihhidup
Reviewed 15 November 2016

In Bintan, there were three piers: for international, domestic, and local travels. I paid Rp 200,000 for a two-way ride to the once center of the Malay world. I would be the only passenger. One old man was a pilot, and the younger one took...More

2  Thank abuben
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Used motor bike to go around this small island. Visiting mosque, cemetery, and new traditional house. 1 time visit was enough .

Thank Ika C
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Pros: 1. Heritage island with friendly villagers 2. It took less than 2 hours to finish entire island trek Cons: 1. English isn't so workable at here

Thank JiaHao j
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