Dream Cruises Adding Bintan Island Shore Excursion on Two-Night Weekend Getaways
Dream Cruises has refreshed its two-night weekend getaway itinerary from Singapore aboard the Genting Dream with new Bintan Island shore excursions commencing July 6, 2018. Destination Asia Indonesia is proud to announce they will be responsible for operating this inaugural cruise line call to the island.
The cruise line said in a prepared statement that this enhanced summer itinerary will provide a new alternative for exploring the nearby island resort as part of the cruise experience. Guests can now experience a more seamless and comfortable alternative to visiting Bintan Island during the weekend with 12 hours in port between 8:00 am 8:00 pm.
“We are excited to be able to provide cruisers from Singapore a variety of vacation options to suit all types of holiday requirements. With our new enhanced two-night weekend getaway voyage, we are offering more activities for our guests to enjoy,” said Thatcher Brown, President of Dream Cruises.
Situated less than an hour off the southern coast of Singapore, Bintan Island offers a tropical island getaway highlighted by white-sanded beaches, seaside villages and several hotels and resorts with watersport activities. The largest of 3,200 islands making up Indonesia’s Riau Archipelago, Bintan Island offers a mix of different cultures and ethnicities, including Malay, Bugis, Chinese and native tribes.
Possible shore excursions range from sampling local foods to shopping and traditional Indonesian massage. For the more adventurous, Bintan Island offers a range of water and land activities including wakeboarding, kayaking, snorkeling and off-road ATV tours while nature lovers can take advantage of its endless mangroves and eco-resorts.