Batam is the largest city in the Riau Islands Province which is very strategic because it is located on an international shipping lane and is very close and directly adjacent to Singapore and Malaysia. It is near to other wonderfull Bintan island. Therefore, it is not surprising that the city is always crowded with travelers, not only from Indonesia, but also foreign tourists. Normally tourists visit those 5 Tourist Destinations in Batam.
In fact, its presence is very close to Singapore, making Batam City a transit point for tourists who want to visit Singapore. Even so, tourist attractions in Batam are equally interesting with Singapore and also Bintan Island. Want to know where Batam tourist attractions can be visited when on vacation?
Batam is still in Sumatera Province. Indonesia has 33 provinces all over. One of the best province is North sumatera. It just about 45 minutes by flight from Batam Hang nadim airport to Kuala namu international airport. Medan is the third largest city in Indonesia.
Holidays in North Sumatera are most of the favorite of asean and western people. They like to do Leisure holiday, hikking, trekking etc. Visit Lake toba is the Icon of this province. You can take a perfect tour package to make easier of you journey in this lovely place.
Let’s see the information below of 5 Tourist Destinations In Batam Are Popular
1. Batam Tourism Nongsa Beach
Tourist attractions in Batam which are commonly visited especially on weekends are Nongsa Beach which is located not too far from the center of Batam. Its existence is not far from the city center, making the facilities on the beach quite adequate with the availability of lodging accommodation, resorts, golf courses, public toilets, and green and clean parks.
To enter the Nongsa Beach area is also quite cheap, you only need to spend money of Rp. 5,000 per person.
2. Batam Tourism Melur Beach
The beach in Batam that must be on your destination list is Melur beach which provides a lot of games, water sports and boats. Many activities can be done by visitors such as playing water, enjoying the surrounding natural beauty, swimming, sunbathing, fishing, and others. Here are also available facilities such as camping areas and many restaurant resorts near Melur Beach. You are only charged Rp. 5,000 per motorbike and Rp. 15,000 per car to enter the area
3. Batam Queen Waterboom Tourism
Children will surely be happy to be invited to Batam attractions on this one. Queen Waterboom provides a variety of quite complete water rides such as high slides, short slides for children, swimming pools, slide twisters, and many more. Not only that, there is also a large parking area, shelter, and others. Queen Waterboom admission prices on weekdays are charged IDR 35,000 and IDR 55,000 on weekends.
4. Batam Tourism Rumah Kopi Fatmawati
If you visit Batam and include coffee lovers, don’t miss the Fatmawati Coffee House which is a hangout near the beach. It is recommended for those of you who want to visit Rumah Kopi Fatmawati, preferably at night, because you will be treated to glittering city lights and stars in the sky. Coffee menu prices at this place are not too expensive.
5. Batam City Square
The souvenirs, culinary, and shopping are in Batam City, one of which is Batam City Square which sells not only local products, but also foreign products at fairly cheap prices. Tourist attractions in Batam provide various facilities such as amusement rides for children to adults, shopping, recreation, parking, and other public facilities. For the price of admission to Batam City Square area you will not be charged anything or free.
If you love to do trekking, there is another place which is just take 45 minutes by flight to Medan city. flight cost start from Idr 400 000 – Idr 1 000 000. or equals USD 35 – 70 / way. The place name is Bukit Lawang or called normally Bahorok. You can do many activities in this rain forest such as trekking in leuser park, tubing, feeding orang utans, etc.
The five tourist attractions in Batam can be used as a reference if you want to visit this industrial city. To go to Batam.