Are you planning on a trip to recharge your obsession for Vitamin-Sea? Do you want to explore a new place to go? Bangka can be your next destination for a short getaway. Here are our top 5 recommended activities to do in Bangka Island:
Walk through the white sandy beach
Discover a white sandy beach of Tanjung Berikat, a hidden gem about an hour road trip from the city. For you who love to just have a day at the beach without disturbance and enjoy a good swim, this place will be worthy of your visit and will be perfect for you.
Discover shipwreck under the sea
Underwater world fan must love this diving site! Ketawai Island is only 30 minutes boat trip from the Kurau Fisherman Village. Discover the beauty of coral reef and shipwreck from World War II.
Back to nature
Stroll down and get view of the luscious green grass and trees in Bangka Botanical Garden. This place also has other things to offer like the horse breeding, dairy farm, nursery garden, and fishing spots.
Satisfy your taste buds
Bangka Island is rich in culinary temptations. For a coffee lover, don’t miss a traditional coffee originated from Sungaiiliat in a coffee shop called Tung Tau Coffee. Other notable yummy spots include Martabak Bangka Acau 89 for and also RM Seafood Asui.
Visit the historical site
Find out the place where our former President Soekarno lived in the days of his exile in Wisma Menumbing. Another 15 minutes from this historical place and you’ll find yourself at the top of the mountain.
So there you go, top five things you can explore while in Bangka. This island is only an hour and ten minutes plane ride from Jakarta and is one of the must-visit destinations in Indonesia