“Unlike other parts of Sumatra which are sculpted with mountains and volcanoes, Riau Islands’ character is laced with white powder beaches, exuberant forests, unblemished rivers, and narrow ocean passages thronged with multi-colored coral reefs and fish.”
The secluded treasure islands of Sumatra
The almost secluded isles of the Riau Islands hold overflowing natural treasures. From its unspoiled coral reefs, unadulterated blue waters, and lush marine biodiversity, this archipelago is worth exploring.
With 2,408 islands scattered around its territory, there are surely more things to discover around this group of islands. Ravish the aesthetic landscape of Riau aboard your boat with other marine enthusiasts, or find something new deep down its waters.
Southern Riau macro life
Untouched coral reefs, and various marine critters like nudibranchs, clownfish, manta rays, reef fish, and sea turtles (Penyu) are just few of the wonders of Riau’s underwater. Take your waterproof action cameras with you and capture its ecstatic aesthetics.