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Bintan Trikora Beach

Trikora Beach (photo: Indonesia)

Bintan Trikora Beach

If you want to see a stunning view of granite beach, this place offers a great panoramic view. You will feel the tropical nature of turquoise water and white crystal sands while listening to the sound of the waves. Several resorts around the beach offer water tourism facilities such as jet ski and banana boat.

Cultural Tourism Destination

Bintan Trikora Beach

Tourist Attractions in Riau Islands

Riau Islands

Batik Motifs

Tikar Natuna

The Tikar Natuna motif is adapted from the traditional making of pandanus mats in

Gonggong Beruntun

This motif illustrates that a person should maintain a positive attitude and

Ikan tambal

The word “Ikan” refers to fish. The philosophical meaning of Ikan Tambal means is

Gonggong Siput

Gonggong (Strombus Turturella) is one type of sea snail found around

 

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Batik

Motifs

Tifa Totobuang

The batik motifs illustrate Maluku’s traditional music instrument called

Banji Cirebon

The Banji motif is the symbol of protection and

Pucuk Rebung Riau

Pucuk Rebung symbolizes heart determination in achieving goals, good luck, and

Tampuk Manggis Sasirangan

The motif illustrates the philosophy of the mangosteen fruit, which is

Merak Ngeram

The hatching peacock motif has a very deep meaning which refers to the sacrifice and

Kaganga Tanah Rejang

If Batik Besurek combines Arabic calligraphy motifs, then the Kaganga batik takes

Srimanganti

The name of the Srimanganti motif is derived from Palace’s hallway that connects to

Wakatobi

It symbolizes the coastal beauty of the Wakatobi island and the symbol of Patra symbolizes

Gedhog Kembang Waluh

a combination of Javanese cultural motif of the Majapahit kingdom (XII-XIV century) with

Gigi Haruan Lidi

The Gigi Haruan Lidi motif is taken from the name of the cork fish and is a symbol of

Prada Papua

The word “Prada” in the Javanese-Indonesian dialect means a batik textile that

Desa Na Tolu

The Desa Na Tolu characteristic pattern symbolizes the Batak philosophy of existence and

Alam Pantai

The word “Alam Pantai” refers to the natural beauty of

Anggrek Tewu

This motif is created based on the local wisdom and philosophy of

Pati-Pati Pinehiku

It symbolizes the hierarchy in society and the social status of the Mekongga

Kerawang Tegak Aceh

The Vertical Upright (Kerawang Tegak) Motif symbolizes a person who has a strong

Peresean

The Peresean is a game that sometimes some kinds of magic are

Bayam Raja

The Raja Bayam Sasirangan motif illustrates the social status of

Tidayu

The name of this motif is the acronym of three ethnics namely,

Pattimura

Pattimura is the name of an Indonesian hero who fought against colonialism in

Ukir Sentani

The Ukir motif is a batik motif that is inspired by various traditional Sentani wood carvings

Kuda Sepasang

For the people of Kupang, having a strong horse is a matter of

Ikan tambal

The word “Ikan” refers to fish. The philosophical meaning of Ikan Tambal means is

Gonggong Beruntun

This motif illustrates that a person should maintain a positive attitude and

Tabir Tanjung

Tanjung flower is a type of Cherry tree flower, which is commonly found in

Enggang Dayak

Local people beliefs that hornbills are an incarnation of the Commander of the Birds. It has supernatural

Manguni Minahasa

Manguni is identified as the symbol of the Minahasa people. Manguni is known as a

Awan Berarak

Awan Berarak is a combination of Dayak motifs and Malay patterns. The word ‘Awan Berarak’ means the

Pinawetengan

The Pinawetengan Batik pattern was taken from a prehistoric inscription in

Gurdo Solo

Gurdo or garuda bird is the mount of the Indian god Vishnu. As the Sun Bird,

Mega Mendung

Mega Mendung signifies the cloud. This motif means to stay

Ake Patra

Ake is related to the divinity and the composition of the universe. It is a symbol of

Pohon Hayat (Tree of Life)

The Batik motifs in Lampung are dominated by the acculturation of Buddhist and

Lipaq Sabe

Lipaq Saqbe contains a simple geometric classical motif with various flower decorations. This textile is

Sinaran

This pattern originates from Cirebon. It represents the reflection of

Kerawang Datar

This motif symbolizes the embodiment of of religious values for

Insang Ikan

Insang refers to the gills of the fish. This is a typical pattern of Malay ethnic who inhabits

Raja Ampat

Raja Ampat motif represents the marine life at Raja Ampat archipelago in

Tenun Bima

The motifs are adopted from Bima woven textile. This pattern has received a great

Hiu Taliyasan

Indonesia is also home to the world’s largest fish, the whale shark (Rhincodon typus). Hiu Taliyasan refers to

Kamaro Timika

This motif is inspired by sacred symbols of Kamaro communities in

Teluk Tomini

This motif illustrates the beauty of underwater life in

Karawo Mahkuta

Mahkuta refers to Gorontalo’s traditional crown. It represents noble characters of

Bintik Tujuh

The Bintik Tujuh (Seven Dots) motif has 7 white spots and green color gradation as

Gamolan

This motif illustrates Gamolan, a bamboo musical instrument of Lampung that is

Desa Na Ualu

The Gorga motif of Ualu Village is the symbol of the eight cardinal

Tikar Natuna

The Tikar Natuna motif is adapted from the traditional making of pandanus mats in

Malinau Cultural Festival

You will witness a unique competition that might not be found other than in

Pala Salawaku

This motif illustrates the unique weapons of the Maluku region, namely

Rasamala

The Rasamala Batik motif is associated with a story when the Dutch came

Jagung

The philosophy of the corn motif illustrates the dream and

Tangerang Herang

Tangerang Herang motif is a symbol of Tangerang city. The Tangerang Herang batik motif consists of

Gorga Simeol-Meol

The Gorga Simeol-meol is a pattern of plant tendrils. it is regarded as a symbol of longevity and

Cengkeh

The clove flower motif is the main commodity of the Tolitoli Regency. This motif represents

Pisang Bali

This batik motif is usually given by a person to his/her lover who is

Ceplok Gayo Aceh

The variety of colors shows the differences in society that

Ondel-ondel

Ondel – ondel is Betawi traditional icons. This motif signifies

Bale Lumbu

This motif signifies the welfare of the ancient Sasak society. Bale also symbolizes the

Dayak Taghol

Dayak Taghol has a distinctive style of four curved lines and small dots. This motif represents

Merak Lasem

The peacock is considered to be the king of the birds. It represents

Mahkota Siger

Siger is the crown of a noblewoman in ancient time. It is a symbol of femininity, strength, and

Bunga Raye

Raye Flower motif also represents a wish for

Sekomandi

Its philosophical meaning is the eternal union which refers to a saying “until death do us part”

Tifa Papua

This motif was derived from traditional Papuan musical instruments,

Parang Seling

Parang Seling or “alternating daggers” is a royal batik motif. It is a feminine variant of

Penari Melayu

Penari Melayu illustrates the traditional dance of Malay ethnic in

Daun Sirih

This motif illustrates betel leaves that are used by Lombok communities as traditional

Bekantan Pakis

This motif represents Pakis Haji (Polystichum setiferum), an endemic plant in

La Galigo

La Galigo is a literary work of the Buginese Epic that has 300 thousand epic lines. It is considered even

Keluak Daun Pakis

The word “Keluak” is a Minang language which means twisted or tangled. The Motif of

Waruga

Minahasa batik motifs are adopted from Waruga. Waruga is the

Pucuk Mekar

This motive reflects the joy and gratitude to God over the grace of

Bultiya

The word ‘Bultiya’ is an acronym of the three major tribes in North Kalimantan, namely

Wirasat

Wirasat or divine inspiration is a gift from God. This inspiration is symbolized by

Rutun Penyu

This motif describes the local wisdom which favours modesty and

Paqbarre Allo

The word “Barre” means round and “Allo” means the sunlight. This motif is interpreted as

Samudra

This art painting means to be strong-willed person to pursue

Biji Kopi

The coffee seeds motif illustrates the pride of local coffee specialities in

Gonggong Siput

Gonggong (Strombus Turturella) is one type of sea snail found around

Honai

The Honai is inspired by the traditional house of the Papuan community living in

Angsa Duo

According to legend, the Angso duo batik motif is a pair of swans that are believed to have led Princess

Sekar Jati

Sekar means flower and Jati refers to teak trees that symbolizes a strong mental character that

Kasih Tak Sampai

‘Kasih Tak Sampai’ is an idiom in the Indonesian language which refers to

Pantai Ambon

Ambon city batik depicts the natural wealth and marine life of

Lontara

The Lontara script itself is a typical ancient script of Bugis and Makassar communities. History records that

Taiganja

Taiganja is a precious gold pendant that shows the social status of the Kaili family. It is

Pintu Aceh

The motif is inspired by Aceh’s traditional architecture that has

Gumin Tambun

Based on Hindu mythology, this motif symbolizes lucks, abundant wealth, and

Awan Larat Riau

This motif is usually associated with gentleness, wisdom, and

Rangkiang

The word “Rangkiang” refers to the rice granary in the Minangkabau language. It symbolizes

Salakanagara

Salakanagara batik motif illustrates the first kingdom in the Betawi land

Kuda Kupang

Horses symbolize wealth. It contains noble values of virtuous characters that bring

Karawo Pinang

Pinang refers to the Palm areca tree. This motif is considered as the original

Singayaksa

The Singayaksa motif comes from the name of a place where Sultan Hasanuddin used to

Jupri Kembang Teh

Kembang Teh illustrates the tendrils of tea plants that grow in the highlands of

Besurek Rembulan

This batik illustrates praise for God who created the wonderful universe

Daun Lada Hitam

The black pepper motif represents the main commodity of Bangka Belitung

Buketan Bali

The Balinese bouquet (Buketan Bali) is a floral arrangement and the name is

Parang Rusak

Another meaning behind this motif is an unconquerable spirit, symbolized by

Tanah Liek

The word “Tanah Liek” refers to clay in Minang language. It is also known as