Northern Reefs of Bintan

The northern reefs of Bintan are an easy short journey from Batam, Indonesia onboard The Seaborne, approximately 3-4 hours.  So no long journeys to get you to and from Singapore.  So if you are looking for a easy live on board (LOB) weekend, this is perfect for you.

The shallow reefs are suitable for beginners and above.  There are over 8 dive sites to choose from to keep you diving and it’s an idyllic location.

Most sites have a flat sandy bottom with scattered coral clusters.  The fish life is good, with loads to see and the macro is also very good with a lot a nudibranchs. The soft and hard coral is very colourful.  The maximum depth is usually 10 metres and it’s easy to enjoy 1 hour dives.

The water is very clear with visibility around 10 metres.  There is also a wreck nearby called Sarawak Maru.