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Mount Bintan

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So glad we did this! Gunung Bintan / Mount Bintan

I was a little nervous about tackling this hike. I had read reviews saying you needed to be pretty... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Catherine H
You don't need a guide. Seriously, how do you dress yourself?

In short: • real jungle walk: snakes spotted • 2 hours up and down for reasonably fit people... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

I was a little nervous about tackling this hike. I had read reviews saying you needed to be pretty physically fit. I am not the fittest at all as I don't go to the gym or anything so I thought I would really struggle. It...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

In short: • real jungle walk: snakes spotted • 2 hours up and down for reasonably fit people • 20,000 entry • no guide needed in the slightest - follow the rope!

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank shinraemonsam
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

It's quite an accomplishment to summit this 340m Mt. Bintan recently. Path is mostly unexplored, covered by leaves, steep, muddy & slippery (after the rain the day before my hike), ropes available to ease the ascending/descending (but, not meeting safety standard in my opinion), lots...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Cheerysunshine2001
Reviewed 8 January 2017

we took this trek with BRC tours. first day they cancelled the trek due to heavy rains. so we signed up for the next day as we were really keen to go to mount bintan. pick up was smooth, just two of us, so we...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank arati_mali
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

So a small group of 12 of us decided to sign up for this hike with BRC Tours. They arranged two 7-seater cars to pick us up from the hotel at 9am. There were 2 others who joined this tour, and we have 3 local...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank lamlani
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Very hard to find if you're not local. Nothing on Google about how to get there. We rented a bus from one of the Bintan-resorts to here, which is around a 30 mins drive. 20.000 Rupiah entry fee (2 SGD) seemed very fair, and very...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank alexanderln
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We just have enough time for dipping in the pool at the bottom of the water fall. Since w e came midweek on Thursday, there is nobody around except us. We have to ask the local shop for the ticket lady. After paying for the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank wanzainuzzamanw
Reviewed 4 December 2015

I just noticed that my favourite excursion in Bintan has not been listed yet on Trip Advisor... even though this must be by far the island's oldest attraction: welcome to Gunung Bintan, or Mount Bintan! Whilst this 330 meters high summit would hardly be noticed...More

Date of experience: May 2015
14  Thank Mutiara_Toby
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1 June 2018|
Response from Citra P |
Hi... Yes it can be one day trip... You should visit Tanjungpinang, bintan island and enjoy your time discover culture, culinary or hiking in bintan mt
24 September 2016|
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Response from lamlani | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, for the hike, I suggest that you contact BRC Tours and use a local guide. There is no map or clear path available on the Internet from what I know. I stayed in swissbel at lagoi Bay area and takes about 30mins by... More