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Address: Riau Islands Province, Indonesia

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The bridge is an icon of barelang islands. Its a nice place to spend the afternoon with friends n family. You can taste fresh coconut water n grilled corn with affordable price at... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Ashariyanti P
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Is one of the bridge that connects the a few islands with another 6other similiar bridges.. locals here used this place as a hangout or pinic with family area.. nice but just another bridge with views.

Thank Jamie T
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much thing to see and experience on this bridge. It's worth a one time trip just to be there and see it.

Thank 70SYT
Jaipur, India
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

difficult to access with public transport..only part of civil engineering..other bridges are not worth to visit.

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44 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

The bridge is an icon of barelang islands. Its a nice place to spend the afternoon with friends n family. You can taste fresh coconut water n grilled corn with affordable price at many outlets around. Better visit the bridge in the afternoon.

Thank Ashariyanti P
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14 reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

First and second time ok but not for the third time. Don't buy foods on the bridge they selling at over priced $$$. Tourists spot Ma.....

Thank Jeff C
Singapore, Singapore
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44 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

it just doesn't worth taking a tour coming here. There are many bridges along the way and this is the so-called 'prettiest'. We passed by this bridge as we heading for a fishing ground, if not i wont just come here for the bridge.

Thank Greenaska
Bekasi, Indonesia
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Even though is far from down town around 20km up to 30 km but it's worth it to visit. Recommended visit at 1. Around 10am to 11 am when the shine is shinning the sky is bright so you can take picture very or 2. If you dont like the heat you can visit at sunset time aroun 6pm to... More 

Thank Eka H
Bandung, Indonesia
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207 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This is my 3rd times went to this monumental bridge of Batam, and it’s getting worse by the time. Not the bridge, but the cleanliness of visitor plaza near the bridge. When you can't rely on Indonesian people who averagely like to litter a lot, the government should hire extra people to keep this place clean. While trying to educate... More 

Thank Indra M
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Barelang bridge is symbol of batam, it assemble islan near batam. If you come to batam no come to this place majority people will say that you never put your step in batam. This bridge normally will look from airplane before your landing in hang nadim, international batam airport. So you should come and see it. Worthed for batam sightseeing.

Thank Edlorna G
Batam, Indonesia
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33 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

It's not complete if you're in Batam but haven't gone to Barelang. As the icon of Batam city, Barelang offers a good view of sunset, information of the bridges, and any delicious local foods!

Thank mrachy

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