3 days in Tanjung Pinang & Batam Itinerary

3 days in Tanjung Pinang & Batam Itinerary

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Tanjung Pinang
— 1 day
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Batam
— 2 nights

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Tanjung Pinang — 1 day

Tanjung Pinang represents an important trading and shipping port, offering visitors proximity to Singapore and Johor Bahru in Malaysia.
On the 2nd (Thu), head off the coast to Penyengat Island and then stop by Akau Potong Lembu (PSP Street Food).

For reviews and more tourist information, go to the Tanjung Pinang trip builder.

Batam to Tanjung Pinang is an approximately 2-hour ferry ride. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Tanjung Pinang are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to catch the ferry to Batam.
Parks · Shopping · Nature
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Batam — 2 nights

Within 25 km (15.5 mi) of both Singapore and Malaysia, several cultures meet on the highly developed industrial island of Batam.
On the 3rd (Fri), buy something for everyone on your list at Mega Mall Batam Centre and then browse the different shops at Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maha Vihara Duta Maitreya Temple and then relax and rejuvenate at Kalea Spa.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Batam itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Tanjung Pinang to Batam by ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel back home.
Shopping · Historic Sites · Spas
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