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Lengkuas Island

Belitung Island, Indonesia
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Lighthouse closed temporarily for improvements...

Nice enough island but when we went on 20 July 2017, the lighthouse was completely off limits due... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
El Cerrito, California, United States
Great view

Popular stop during our hopping island tour. Great view. White sand. Blue and green water. Love it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brantford, Canada
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Lengkuas Island located in the waters of the Belitung Island, and is about 30 minutes away by boat from Tanjung Kelayang beach or Tanjung Binga in District Sijuk, Belitung.In Lengkuas Island there is Lighthouse, built by Dutch colonial in 1882 and still actively working for marine navigation. Visitors must wash feet with fresh water before entering the lighthouse buildings constructed of steel, because the sea water can cause rust on the building. From the lighthouse, you can see beauty of the white sandy beaches on the island with giant granite rocks and clear sea water greenish.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Belitung Island, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice enough island but when we went on 20 July 2017, the lighthouse was completely off limits due to renovations.

Thank SPQ730
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popular stop during our hopping island tour. Great view. White sand. Blue and green water. Love it from the beginning. Great for pictures time..

Thank happygmb
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This place has a historical lighthouse that was built by Dutch. Near the island we can do snorkeling. At the island there are several warung that sell Coconut (kelapa muda) which is good to satisfy your thirst.

Thank Eka P
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We came in a hot month, but in Belitung better get ready with sunblock. Before reaching Belitung, please book a packaged tour in advance, or at least book your rented car with driver in advance, coz people are scarce here, especially during peak season. The...More

Thank Linawati S
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

This island is Amazingly beautiful, please taking care of God's given gift. The water is so blue and that day the weather was perfect. It is definitely one the places to see. The light house is now closed to public unfortunately. But I am just...More

Thank Nonie m
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

one of the most beautiful islands in Belitung. We can rent a boat to reach the islands from Tanjung Klayar Beach (it could be better and cheaper if there are more people on the boat, not only one or two people). We can see other...More

Thank lidwinaarin
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Beautiful and clean, have a yummy seafood restaurant, have a lighthouse that build arround year 1800's, near lot of small island

Thank rie_eve
Reviewed 17 May 2017

this island is really popular among tourist for its lighthouse, it took me about more than 30 minutes during big waves in rainy day to go here with a boat. I was so excited to enter the lighthouse but let say that was not my...More

1  Thank Marisa Stephani... H
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The island recognize as one of Indonesia outer island. It is remarked by the existence of a lighthouse. The island is not big. You can walk around the island just for 20 mins. The sightseeings are lighthouse, granite stone, and of course a beautiful beach....More

1  Thank prasetioistiadi
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Its a paradise on earth. The place is so beautiful. I stayed at best western suite.i just suggest you to go by travel agent.cheaper and all in services. Really love this place.

Thank agussoezanto
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Jasmin M
5 April 2017|
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Response from Dhie A | Reviewed this property |
You can reach Lengkuas Island by car from Tanjung Pandan to Tanjung Kelayang, then you rent a 10 pax - 20 pax boat, from Tanjung Kelayang you need about 15-20 minutes by boat
5 January 2015|
Response from Chris R |
I don't think you need a tour guide. Like you say (and if you're coming from Jakarta), just fly out to Tanjung Pandan, hire a cab to Tanjung Kelayang and let him know you want to go out to Lengkuas. He will know the best... More