In the moment of Eid coming soon, then going home and going on vacation will be two activities that are mostly carried out by the community. And one of the homecoming destinations and Eid holidays is Belitung. With the charm of the Laskar Pelangi country, it is indeed very interesting if this year's Eid you go to Belitung. Be it in the context of going home or on vacation, of course you should not miss some interesting tourist destinations there. Now, here are some interesting tourist destinations in Belitung that you should not miss when you are Eid in Belitung.
1. Tanjung Tinggi Beach
The first destination that you should not miss during Lebaran in Belitung is Tanjung Tinggi Beach. This beach has indeed become an icon of Belitung. So anyone who comes here without going to Tanjung Tinggi Beach is like you haven't visited Belitung yet. So Tanjung Tinggi beach is a mandatory destination that needs to be visited when Eid in Belitung. Being in Tanjung Tinggi Beach we will indeed find an impressive thing. This is because here we can find a charming view. Even so fascinates Tanjung Tinggi Beach made it chosen as the location for shooting the phenomenal film Laskar Pelangi. And this is where the naming of Laskar Pelangi Beach emerges for the destination located in Sijuk District, Belitung Regency. Some interesting things that we can find at Tanjung Tinggi Beach include granite rocks of various sizes spread over an area of 80 hectares. In addition, at Tanjung Tinggi Beach we can also find clear waters and clean and fine white sand beaches. The more enchanting view you will get in the late afternoon. This is because at that time there was a beautiful and charming sunset panorama for us to watch. With all the offerings on Tanjung Tinggi Beach it will be unfortunate if you miss it when it is Eid in Belitung.
2. Tanjung Kelayang Beach
Not far from Tanjung Tinggi Beach there is one more tourist destination called Tanjung Kelayang Beach which is interesting to visit. The beach which is also used as the location for filming the Laskar Pelangi movie is no less dazzling with Tanjung Tinggi Beach. Moreover, seeing Tanjung Kelayang Beach which has been designated as a Special Economic Zone (KEK) by the Ministry of Tourism, it makes Tanjung Kelayang Beach continue to grow the area and its facilities. The views that we can find on Tanjung Kelayang Beach include clear waters, exotic white sand, granite rocks of various sizes, panoramas of Batu Garuda Island and fishing boats back and forth. In Tanjung Kelayang Beach, we not only can find beautiful natural panorama. Because, here we can get some interesting events every time. Some interesting events that have been held on the beach with an area of 324.4 hectares are Sail Wakatobi Belitong, Rally Sail Indonesia, diving competitions, ASEAN beach volleyball tournaments, maritime festival activities and kite festivals and competitions.
3. Belitung Kaolin Lake
The phenomenon of the Toska green lake in Air Raya Village, Tanjung Pandan Subdistrict, Belitung, will surely attract a lot of attention. With its striking color and contrast between the waters and its bright white land, it will indeed create a captivating landscape. Especially for you fans of instgramable photos, this destination called Lake Kaolin Belitung will be something interesting. So when you go to Belitung, it will be very unfortunate if you miss this beautiful lake. The lake which is a former tin mining itself is also spelled out not much to disturb your activities like the Ciwidey White Crater in Bandung. Because, here we will not find the stinging sulfur smell. Another interesting thing from Belitung's Kaolin Lake is the existence of a small white island in the middle of the lake. Although you are not advised to swim here, but enjoying and documenting the exotic scenery of this lake will already be something impressive for your Eid holiday.
4. Bukit Berahu
For you lovers of heights, the Bukit Berahu tourist destination located in Tanjung Binga Village, Sijuk District, Belitung Regency, will certainly be the best choice for your Eid in Belitung. This is because Bukit Berahu itself is not just merely presenting a panorama of heights from the hills. Because, Bukit Berahu has many offerings such as beaches, swimming pools, hotels, beautiful parks and others. The existence of a swimming pool and hotel here indeed proves that Bukit Berahu is managed seriously and well. From the top of the hill where we come, we will be directed to continue down the stairs to the swimming pool area with its beautiful garden. After leaving the swimming pool and garden area, we must go back down the steps to reach Bukit Berahu Beach. On this beach, in addition to panoramic views of clear waters and clean white sand, we can also find a view of rows of houses on stilts, fishing boats in the village of Bugis and a small coral island in front of the beach. Interestingly all the things presented by Berahu Hill, we only need to pay Rp 2,000 / person as the entry ticket.
5. Laskar Pelangi Elementary School
Finally, an interesting destination that you should not miss when it is Eid in Belitung is SD Laskar Pelangi. The nickname of Belitung as a Laskar Pelangi country cannot be separated from the existence of a film-themed destination directed by Riri Riza. Well, one of the interesting themed destinations for the Laskar Pelangi film when you go to Eid in Belitung is Laskar Pelangi Elementary School. In the film Laskar Pelangi, the spot of a school whose original name is SD Muhammadiyah Gantong is indeed very striking. Because this is where 10 children emerged who called themselves Laskar Pelangi. Even though it is only a replica, but Laskar Pelangi Elementary School located in Lenggang Village, Gantung District, East Belitung Regency is made as a very simple original. With the story that is very touching, then when we are in Laskar Pelangi Elementary School, it will certainly make a deep impression. Because, as we know that Laskar Pelangi Elementary School or SD Muhammadiyah Gantong is a very simple school with buildings without floors and walls that are almost collapsed. But despite its many limitations, Laskar Pelangi members are still eager to study and dream. Of all that is presented at SD Laskar Pelangi, of course you will be more touched when you are there. Especially if you already know the story from the novel or film, then the Laskar Pelangi Elementary School destination will surely give a deep impression to your Lebaran holiday in Belitung.