About Bintan: Bintan Island, also called Negeri Segantang Lada, is an Indonesian island. It is the largest island in the Riau Archipelago, and its largest city, Tanjung Pinang, is located in the island's southwest. Because of its location near the equator, Bintan Island gets plentiful sunshine all year round. The ocean water here is clear and light blue. The beach is white and clean, and the marine ecosystem is rich.