- Check out our Recreational Activities and Water Sports list.
- Exclusive packages with great savings available when you book in advance.
Whether you are a novice at snorkeling or diving – there is no experience requirement for you to take part in Nirwana UnderSea Walk as the unique helmet design enables you to breathe underwater normally and enjoy our beautiful Bintan marine life with minimum fuss.
You will be guided by our instructors who are well trained to ensure safety, hospitality services and are PADI licensed. They will take you down onto the sea floor as this water activity doesn’t require any special skills and allows you to see the wonders of the sea up close. While walking around on the sea floor with oxygen delivered from the surface into your helmet, you will be able to see marine life such as coral reefs, clown fishes, giant clams, and even feed friendly fishes.
It’s a 30-metre rectangular shaped walk located at Mayang Sari Beach and the entire underwater excursion is approximately 20 minutes. Additional time is catered for briefing and land transfer to the venue. To give you a snapshot of this experience, our very own social media photo booth – InstaFrame is available at the waiting area. Nirwana UnderSea Walk is open daily between 9 am to 5 pm (last booking at 4.30 pm); a minimum of 2 persons and maximum of 6 persons to participate at one time. Age and medication conditions apply to this activity.
FOR ALL THE NIGHT OWLS
Itching for a late night activity to keep you occupied? Check out things you can do in Nirwana Gardens when the sky turns dark. Whether you are interested to just kick back with a few shooting or have kids who love exploring under the stars, there are eight late night activities opened for the whole family.
Night activities are available on Friday and Saturday from 6pm – 11pm. The last activity booking will close at 10.30pm. To book or for more information, get in touch with our Guest Information Centre.
MOVIE NIGHTS AFTER SUNSET HOURS
Join us for Outdoor Deck Movie Nights, a free cinematic experience happening at Nirwana Resort Centre every Friday and Saturday from 8pm. Sit back and relax with our screening series combining great movie snacks for the perfect weekend escape.
MANGROVE KAYAK TOUR
Enjoy kayaking in mangroves as we bring you round the Bintan Mangrove Forest for a unique adventure. This excursion allows participants to enjoy scenic views and experience the natural beauty of Bintan by kayaking a river that covers coastal mangroves and wildlife. A wide variety of animal species including snakes, birds, crabs and monkeys can be seen in mangroves. Spend a fun-filled day with the beauties of nature.
Duration: Approximately 1.5 hours.
Operating Hours: From 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
The first activity booking starts at 9:30 am and last activity booking will close at 3:00 pm.
Meeting Point: Oasis Beach
Price: Rp 250,000 for Adult | Rp 165,000 for Children (8 to 15 Years)
Children between 8 to 12 years old must be accompanied by a supervising adult in one kayak.
- Minimum booking of 4 persons (choice of single/double kayaks)
- Price includes a bottle of mineral water
- Fully guided tour
- Registration at any Guest Information Centre in the resort.
- Transfer will be provided to Oasis and back to Nirwana Resort Hotel Lobby.
- Participants are advised to bring a cap or hat to protect themselves from sunburn.
- Participants are required to wear the lifejacket provided for reasons of safety.
- Participants could get wet on this tour, particularly slacks, shorts and skirts.
- Bring towel(s), change of clothes, cap or hat, plastic bottled soft drinks or water. Sandals are also recommended.
*The Mangrove Kayak Tour is subject to weather conditions, tides and availability. All prices are subject to prevailing government tax (11%) and service charge (10%).
Just a stone’s throw away from Nirwana Beach Club, have a taste of the ocean at The Beach Club where an exhaustive list of exciting water sports await you. Explore the aquatic world on a snorkelling tour or simply enjoy a calming paddle on a sunny day on board a single or double kayak. If you have a need for speed, a thrilling Banana Boat or Jet Ski ride will get your adrenaline pumping.
*During monsoon season, Jet Ski and Kayak rides will be from the beachfront of Happy Valley. Please approach the Guest Information Centre for further assistance and information.
Indulge the explorer in you by discovering the hidden gems of Bintan island. Experience the hustle and bustle of Tanjung Pinang, learn about the local history and culture on a South Bintan Heritage Tour or go down the eco-route on the Bintan Mangrove Discovery Tour, a signature highlight in Bintan.
A wide variety of entertainment and recreational activities is available to keep both adults and children active and entertained throughout their stay at Nirwana Gardens. Choose between our Air Rifle, Archery and indoor AirSoft Gun shooting range to test your sniper skills. For thrill seekers, a ride down the four-storey Flying Fox zip line is a must!
For the adrenaline junkie in you, this adventure is what you crave as you explore the hidden wonders of Bintan Island. Highly rated amongst guests; this is not your average sightseeing excursion but an exhilarating ride as you learn to manoeuvre your ATV through the terrain. Contact us to book your island adventure today.
Take flight on our Parasailing Adventure
Find us at The Beach Club as our friendly experienced staffs are here to provide our guests with the most unforgettable parasail experience. Guests are able to cruise with a loved one as the ‘Tandem’ flights can accommodate up to two people at a time and go all the way up to 60 metres high. For those in groups, our parasailing boat can take up to 8 flyers at a time.
We are open daily from 9am – 5pm. The first order of the day will begin at 9.30 am for equipment preparation and last order by 4.30 pm.
Is there any age or weight restrictions?
Minimum age is 8 years old. Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their parents or guardian. Minimum weight for single flyer is 50 kg and maximum combined weight for tandem flyer is 160 kg. It will be up to the captain to determine. Do note that requirements may vary according to weather conditions.
Can two people go up at the same time?
Yes, besides it’s a lot more fun to go up together. Depending on weight and weather conditions, some restrictions may apply.
Are cameras or selfie stick allowed during flight?
We don’t recommend it, but you are allowed to take a camera up at your own discretion and should take into consideration the height and water risks. We advise you to leave behind anything that is of value and can be damaged by contact with water as we will not be responsible for any damaged or lost item.
For safety purposes, the following persons will not be allowed to do parasailing; pregnant woman, persons with heart conditions, persons with spinal or neck injuries, persons with height phobia, persons under alcohol influence, persons with other health problems that may make them more vulnerable to injury. In the interest of your safety, alcohol and smoking is strictly prohibited on the boat.
Will I get wet?
No, you will you take-off and land smoothly on the boat.
Are reservations required?
Walk-up guests are welcome but we recommend you to book in advance to avoid disappointment. Kindly drop an email to email@example.com for parasailing enquiries, rates and bookings. For those who have made a reservation, you are allowed to check with the staff 30 – 60 minutes prior to your ride for a weather update and confirmation. For large groups, we strongly advise you to make prior booking.
For enquiries or more information on our activities, email to firstname.lastname@example.org or approach our Guest Information Centre at Nirwana Resort Hotel lobby. A complimentary resort shuttle is available for guests from the main resort lobbies. Click here for detailed shuttle schedule.
- All prices are inclusive of 10% service charge and 11% prevailing Government tax, unless otherwise stated.
- Child is defined as 3 – 11 years as of date of activity. No charge for children aged 2 years and below.
- Prices are subjected to change without prior notice.
- All activities are subject to weather and sea conditions.