Lingai Island in Anambas Regency, Riau Islands - Indonesia


Anambas Archipelago is recognized for its natural beauty and it has been acknowledged by both local and foreign travelers. It is, without a doubt, many stunning islands are available to visit including Lingai. This potential island has become a new vacation destination for those who love nature and want to get a new experience. Moreover, the government has been considering turning the island into a tourist village. Due to this reason, visitors can enjoy numerous fun activities like sightseeing, water sports, and witnessing locals’ daily routines.

The Nuance
The most noticeable characteristic of Lingai Island is the big and strong waves. Plus, the wind blows well on the beach, hitting the leaves of the trees really hard. No wonder, it makes a soothing sound regardless of the time. When it comes to the beach, the sand has creamy color and it comes with soft texture as well. In the back, many types of trees grow abundantly including pines and coconut trees. The good thing is that the island features high-quality resort for those who want to spend a honeymoon or family vacation.

Exploring Lingai Island
Due to the big waves, Lingai Island becomes a good destination to enjoy surfing. However, it is not suitable for beginners or those who are lacking experience. Not only it is because of the wild waves, they won’t find any watchers or keepers on the site. That means no one would help them when accidents happen, which is quite risky for those who can’t surf or swim well. As for safe activities, tourists can visit nearby seafood eateries and enjoy good foods there. This would be merrier if they come with families or friends, actually.

In terms of facilities, Lingai Island owns several inns and good resorts. Not to mention some gazebos reside near to the beach, which is useful for relaxation and resting. Have no worries. The island also features reliable transportation services, especially passenger boats. Tourists can use these boats either for many purposes, in fact. These include fishing, island hopping, and exploring the coast. They do not need to worry about the price, as bargaining is quite possible!

It is true that surfing, culinary, and sightseeing become the prime allures of Lingai Island. The one that makes it different than other islands of Anambas Archipelago is the presence of big waves. It is because other islands come with calmer waves, which are suitable for snorkeling. On the other hand, tourists aren’t likely to enjoy snorkeling in Lingai. Instead, they can enjoy surfing (especially for pro surfers). Once again, no keepers are available so tourists must be careful when surfing. Not to mention they need to prepare the equipment beforehand, as no rental services are available.

Nearby Attractions

  • Siantan Island
  • Bajau Island
  • Matak Island

How to Get There
There are many ways to get to Lingai Island. From Bintan Island, for example, tourists can ride a boat to get to Lingai. This voyage takes about 18 hours, actually. For those who come from Tarempa City or Siantan Island, though, it takes only 30 minutes by a speedboat.

Where to Stay
Recommended hotels are available in Siantan Island (Tarempa City).


Latest News

Complete Your Traveling at Mepar Island, Lingga

Riau Islands Tourism Your visit to Lingga Regency seem no complete without traveling to island of Mepar. Located precisely in front of the Tanjung Buton Port, the island is not only beautiful but also rich in history. Its friendly peoples and strongly maintained its tradition is the additional bonus that you would find if you visit there. Do not forget, taste their typical culinary and also carry a variety of native crafts as a souvenir. Administratively, Mepar island is part of the Lingga District, which has approximately, 5000 m2 wide,…


Tanjung Uban, Bintan – Riau Island

Tanjung Uban Tanjung Uban is a town districts in Bintan, Riau Islands Province. The city is also included in Bintan Island which has a sea port for expedition ships and pioneer passenger ships belonging to PT. Pelni. Kota Tanjung Uban is also the access to Batam Island and Singapore. In Tanjung Uban lies an BIIE industrial area in Lobam and BRC tourist areas in Lagoi. Before 1963, the community of Tanjung Uban use Singapore dollars in transactions, as well as residents of other Riau Islands. Rupiah Riau Islands (KR) becomes…


Lagoi Beach, Bintan – Riau Islands

Lagoi beach is located in North Bintan sub-district, Bintan, Riau Islands province. This beach is majestically beautiful and have the same value as other beaches in Bali or Lombok. By the beauty inside the beach, there are foreigners coming along to enjoy the beach, especially for those who come from Singapore. It only takes 45 Km between Lagoi beach and Singapore, and that makes the Singaporean come to the beach often. Lagoi beach offers the magnificent nature beauty. Coconut trees, white sandy beach, the rolling waves and every detail nuance…


Tokong Nanas Island

Tokong Nanas Island Tokong Nanas island is one of the outermost island in Indonesian that located in Natuna islands and part of South China ocean that bordered with Malaysia. Administratively, this island is part of Natuna regency, Riau Archipelago. This island is in big rock stacks formation in the middle of the sea, which there is a lighthouse above the island. Tokong Nanas is uninhabited island, because it’s not capable to be stayed. The word Tokongnanas, was taken from the situation at the ancient times, where there were bushes of…


Hotel Deals of the Day
Interesting Links
Indonesia Map HD
DiveWonderfulIndonesia.com
javatours.com
bali-hotel.com
Bromo
borneoecotour.com
Find Us on :
Find Us on :