This story starts with my dream to get to know more about Laskar Pelangi, Belitung. At first, I didn’t think I could go on vacation here, because of the tight schedule of activities and the difficulty of matching the schedule with my friends.

Planning and Preparation for Belitung Island Indonesia

Finally, month after month, I continued to search for information about holidays in Belitung Island and to search for promo flight tickets. And, thank God I got a suitable schedule and got a cheap Jakarta – Belitung flight ticket promo. After being discussed with my friends, so we go there on July 2. And before a visit to this beautiful Island, I have gathered all the information about the top places visit in Balitung at TBO Academy. It is the best platform to know more about top travel destinations and best hotels.

Day 1: East Belitung Exploration

Arriving in Belitung Island, my friends and I were welcomed by the hospitality of the residents there. We were escorted by Pa’Yu, our tour guide and driver, to travel while in Belitung. Our journey began towards East Belitung; we there visited Serdang Beach for lunch and a short break. After being satisfied with eating and resting, we rushed to the inn to take a shower and store the items we brought.

After leaving the inn, my friends and I immediately visited Kaolin Lake.

Discovering Kaolin Lake

Kaolin Lake is a lake that has a clean white color of the land and light blue water. This lake does not originate from mountain craters such as the Ciwidey White Crater Lake or the High King White Crater; the lake is formed from a former Kaolin mining site that has been abandoned and nature perfects with its beauty. Little knowledge about Kaolin. Kaolin is a mineral as an industrial material such as cosmetics, paper, food, toothpaste, and Kaolin is popular because of its smooth, white, strong, and low electrical conductivity and heat conductivity.

Culinary Delights in Belitung

The program to visit the Kaolin Lake tour was over; we were very happy. A group of friends and I immediately went for a culinary tour in Belitung. We visited the delicious and famous Belitung noodle place there, called Belitung Atep Noodle.

Day 2: West Belitung Adventure

The second-day event was filled with trips in the West Belitung area. We finally arrived at Tanjung Kelayang Beach.

Tanjung Kelayang Beach

Tanjung Kelayang is one of the strategic areas of national tourism in Indonesia. The name Kelayang itself is the name of one type of bird on Belitung Island. Tanjung Kelayang Beach is part of this area. This beach is located in Sijuk Subdistrict, about 27 kilometers from Tanjung Pandan City.

Snorkeling at Lengkuas Island

After satisfied playing with water at Tanjung Kelayang Beach, we all went to Lengkuas Island to snorkel.

Day 3: Exploring Belitung’s Cultural and Literary Gems

It was the last day we traveled on Belitung Island. This time, my friends and I went to the East Belitung area, precisely to the Andrea Hirata Word Museum.

Andrea Hirata Word Museum

This Kata Museum is the first Literacy Museum in Indonesia. When my friends and I came to this museum, we were invited to see the Laskar Pelangi novel.

Conclusion: A Journey of Discovery

After being satisfied traveling in Belitung Island, my friends and I were very happy and very happy because I could play and walk together while there, meet new people in Belitung, get to know the culture and tourism in Belitung and be able to revive my passion and dreams to pursue the highest aspirations of the State of Laskar Pelangi.

Thank you very much, Belitung. “Look at the sky. You will never see a rainbow if you look down”.

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