What country is Riau?


What country is Riau?

The Riau Islands (Indonesian: Kepulauan Riau) is a province of Indonesia….Riau Islands.

Riau Islands Kepulauan Riau
• Languages Indonesian (official) Malay (regional) Other languages: Javanese, Minangkabau, Batak, Buginese, Banjarese, Chinese

Where is the Riau Archipelago?

The Riau Archipelago is a geographic term (as opposed to administrative region) for the core group of islands within the Riau Islands Province in Indonesia, and located south of Singapore and east of Riau on Sumatra.

Where is Batam island located?

Batam is the largest city in the province of Riau Islands, Indonesia. The city administrative area covers three main islands of Batam, Rempang, and Galang (collectively called Barelang), as well as several small islands….

Country Indonesia
Province Riau Islands
• Mayor Muhammad Rudi

What is Riau famous for?

The province is famous for it seafood restaurants, in capital you will find many first class seafood restaurants to very low price compared to the western world and Singapore.

How do you get to Riau island from Singapore?

The cheapest way to get from Singapore to Riau is to ferry and car ferry and drive which costs $40 – $50 and takes 22h 41m. What is the fastest way to get from Singapore to Riau? The quickest way to get from Singapore to Riau is to ferry and fly which costs $70 – $160 and takes 3h 10m.

How do I get from Kuala Lumpur to Riau?

The best way to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Riau without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 11h 9m and costs RM 140 – RM 170. How long does it take to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Riau? It takes approximately 1h 5m to get from Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) to Riau, including transfers.

What country does Batam belong to?

Batam is an island, municipality (an Indonesian kotamadya), and the largest city (on the island) in Riau Islands Province within Indonesia. Batam is a free trade zone, part of the Indonesia–Malaysia–Singapore Growth Triangle, located 20 km (12 mi) off Singapore’s south coast.

What language does Riau speak?


• Languages Indonesian (official) Malay, Minangkabau, Hokkien (regional)
Time zone UTC+7 (Indonesia Western Time)
ISO 3166 code ID-RI
HDI 0.730 (High)