Known to host one of the popular wreck dives – Igara wreck, Mapur Island is the biggest offshore island in the Bintan group. Accessible via Liveaboards from Singapore, this dive site boasts of pristine environment of forested island with sculpted rock formations with healthy coral reefs and colorful Nudibranchs. A whole day is required for this dive trip as currents can be strong in the area with a visibility of 10 to 20 metres and depths of up to 30 metres. The depth of the sea varies from shallow, which is the portion of the sea for swimming; average, for amateur divers; and deep, for professional divers.
As Mapur Island has a plethora of marine life, divers will be rewarded with sightings of Batfish, Giant Cuttlefish, Juvenile Sweetlips, Spanish Mackerel, Large Blue-Spotted Rays, and White-tip Reef Sharks. Schools of Trevallies and Bump head Parrotfish are also residents to Mapur Island with large Table corals and other massive hard corals decorating its waters.
On the ground you will fall in love with the beauty of Mapur Island. The calming and relaxing blue sea, the fresh air, the white sand, the refreshing trees, the nicely formed rocks, give you a soothing effect and make you feel like you are relieved from stress. This is the reason why the place has earned positive comments and feedbacks from tourists and guests who have visited it.
Best Diving Season
November and April
26 – 31°C
Marine Animal Highlights
Manta Ray, Whale Sharks and Barracuda
5 – 30m
Bus/Car, SpeedBoat, Yachts, Liveaboard
DIVING DAY TRIP
2D1N LEISURE DIVE TRIP
3D2N LEISURE DIVE TRIP
Note: Above includes do not apply to Fun Dive Package
FEATURED RESORT AND ACCOMODATION
Bintan Agro Beach Resort lies along the stretch of Trikora Beach at the eastern coast of Bintan Island. Indulge in the panoramic view of a breathtaking seascape with clear turquoise waters and crystal white sands. You can choose from the wide array of their services and facilities from savoring a fresh catch from the sea Al fresco style to basking in the sun, to an exhilarating water activity and capping the day off with their soothing Oceanic Spa. Whether you prefer a quiet or adventurous holiday, Bintan Agro Beach Resort will let you experience one or both that will surely leave you wanting for more.
Monday - Saturday
Bintan Divers is located at Jl. Pantai Trikora Km.36, Teluk Bakau, 29153. With a 45-minute ferry boat ride this is usually the best access option for you through Bandar Bentan Ferry Telani Ferry terminal to reach us.