Tanjung Pandan


Tanjung Pandan is the largest city in Belitung Island and becomes the capital for Belitung Regency. Although the town is considering small, but the flight from Jakarta to Tanjung Pandan is available 4 times a day which is served by the airline Sriwijaya Air (three times) and Batavia Air (1 time). The Flights from Jakarta to Tanjungpandan takes 1 hour. The plane is always full of passengers, mostly tourists and business people. This means the economic growth and tourism in this area increased rapidly since the shooting of Laskar Pelangi movie, especially for those who are fascinated by the beauty of Belitung beaches that become one of the shooting locations.

Tanjung Pandan is located in Sumatra, particularly in the Southern part, which is about 10.017 km from Jakarta. Tanjung Pandan is a popular destination and there are many things to see and to do here. Around Tanjung Pandan there are several beaches, one of those are Tanjung Tinggi.

There are many things you can do around Tanjung Pandan. Such as diving and snorkeling at Tanjung Tinggi. If you love photography, then you have to visit Teropong Beach that has many interesting object to be captured.


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