Are you looking for a short, budget and peaceful vacation out of Singapore? Besides Malaysia, Thailand and Philippines, Indonesia’s Batam is a nice place for a short getaway. With 45 minutes of ferry ride from Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal, a ticket would cost $50 which includes travel insurance and terminal fee. If you are looking for a resort in Batam, I would recommend Turi Beach. Recently won The Best Resort in Batam, this resort is 7 minutes drive away from Nongsapura Ferry Terminal.
Located at the northern peninsula of Batam, Turi Beach is one of the three properties of Nongsa Resorts. With it’s chic and modern resort design, Turi Beach has a total of 141 rooms and suites with sea view balconies. The resort is also surrounded by the beauty of lush greeneries. So, how large is Turi Beach? 7.7 hectares.