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Beautiful photo spot

this is usually the first destination when going island hoping from Belitung. it's just 10 minutes... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Danang H
Jakarta, Indonesia
Garuda stone island.. according local's... amazing !

Just stop by few minutes by local boat provider to take pictures, surprisingly it's really like... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

this is usually the first destination when going island hoping from Belitung. it's just 10 minutes away from the starting point, so the sun is not too hot, and people usually will take pictures from the boat with this spot as the background. the rock...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Danang H
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Just stop by few minutes by local boat provider to take pictures, surprisingly it's really like "burung garuda" head.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank don226
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

All our pictures come up very good. Very unique. And also you can go behind this island for snorkeling and taking pics

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 566desia
Reviewed 21 May 2018

this place is better to see from far, but nothing much if you step your foot there. but this is one of the many island that will showed to you if you took the hopping island trip.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank IvanaH176
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Pulau Burung or Bird Island was the first island that I visited after departing Tanjung Kelayang Beach. The huge granite rocks have one that is shaped like a bird or the Indonesian Garuda mythical creature. Here the waters are a deep turquoise colour and the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SurfingWild
Reviewed 5 November 2017

After we finished the land trip in Belitung regency, we traveled to island hoping, we got a nice day on this island, with friends. Rental a boat to take us from early in the morning up to sunset hour. It was so leisure with sunbathing...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank CenturyAlpha
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great time swimming here! We arrived after noon, so the water was warm by the sun. The place was so beautiful with clean and clear view. Definitely, one of a place that I’d like to come back again!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Irma Y
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The island offers a view of granite stones and a crystal water beach. Sunbathing, playing with a calm waves, and taking photos would be a great acitivities that can be done on that island.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank prasetioistiadi
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

This is unusual island,cause there's no sand around there... You can't visit it,but you can take a photo near the island... The boat (mostly) can't reach the island closer due to the sharp coral around there

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Andreas B
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Visit this island while island hopping in Belitung with some friends, the view is just amazing with a crystal clear water and empty island! Perfect place for just get rid of humanity and you also can climb the big rock there!! Perfect!!! I love this...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank amanamin600
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