2 Days 1 Night Tanjung Balai, Karimun Island
Tour Fare @ S$168.00 ( Adult Twin Sharing ), S$148.00 ( Child No bed )
(Minimum 8 persons to GO!! )
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SINGAPORE / TANJUNG BALAI ( L / D)
Assemble at Harbour Front Center for your departure ferry to Tanjung Balai
Ferry depart to Tanjung Balai, Karimun
Karimun(Approx 2hrs). Karimun island is a beautiful indonesian island near to Malaysia and Singapore. You will see a laid back and natural island with smiling people and Tanjung Balai is the main town of the island. It's very compact and hectic. Most streets are one way streets and there are more motorcycles than cars. This is a bustling town with a sizeable Chinese (Tionghua) community. As you can see a lot of buildings are built right into the sea via pilings.
1 Hour Behind Singapore
Arrival Tanjung Balai Ferry terminal, after the immigration clearance you will meet & greet by our local representative who will guide you to hotel for check in which is within walking distance.
(Standard Check in time is 12pm, early check in is subject to availability).
There are several Chinese restaurants along Jalan Trikora Laut (opposite Holiday Karimun Hotel). This is the central area for Teochew-style Bak Kut Teh and local oodles are also available. Free at leisure to sample the local delicacies at your own expenses.
Enjoyed Seafood Lunch at Hotel
After Lunch, proceed for Tanjung Balai sightseeing tour by chartered mikrolet (small public bus). Enjoy the rural lifestyle on the tropical Indonesian island and visit some local kampung areas in Pasir Panjang. Vist the Chinese temples of Vihara Cetiya, Vidya Sagara and Vihara Sasana Diepa in Meral. Take your time to look at the temple drawings such as "General Xue and Lady Fan" and "Lady Warriors of the YangFamily".
Visit the "Air Terjun" (waterfall in Indonesian) which is not far away from Pantai Palawan. You can bath in the man-made pools built to capture the water flowing from the mountain. It's definitely refreshing.
After tour transfer back to hotel.
Tonight Seafood Dinner will be served at Hotel. After dinner, you can visit to Night Market nearby hotel by 10mins walk ( Open Daily from late afternoon till about 10pm ). Great to buy snacks and food.
TANJUNG PINANG / SINGAPORE ( B )
Breakfast at Hotel. This morning free at leisure to explore the nearby Tanjung Balai town and shopping at the morning market “Pasar”. Guide / Hotel representative will direct you back to the ferry entrance. Estimated arrival time in Singapore is about 2 hours later. Home Sweet Home !
Note: The above itinerary is subject to change with or without prior notice.
HARBOUR FRONT-TG.BALAI (SIN TIME )
TG.BALAI-HAROUR FRONT (INDO TIME)
DAILY @ 0800, 1330, 1820
DAILY @ 0730, 1100, 1700