Tidung is one of the 76 coral islands in the chain of what the call the Thousand Islands. These Islands are located above the coast of Jakarta and are a real oasis compared with the busy city of Jakarta. For those who would like to escape the hectic of Jakarta, then this is the place to visit. By ferry just a few hours away from Jakarta you can relax and enjoy the quietness this Island has to offer. Tidung is less developed as some other Islands which makes it more quit and less touristic. It is not commercialized yet, which means that all is handled by the locals self (community based). Accommodation you can find here are simple but clean and comfortable home stays with Ac.
Tidung exist of 2 Islands, Tidung Besar (big) and Tidung Kecil (small). The small Island consist mainly of Mangroves and nobody is living here. This smaller Island is connected with Tidung Besar by a wooden bridge. Tidung Besar is a just 200 wide and along 5 kilometers it is home for the around 4.000 inhabitants and surrounded with nice white sand beaches. The sea around Tidung is quite shallow and has nice coral reefs which of course gives nice place to live for the many colorful fishes. Join us on this tour and enjoy the amazing quit and relaxed environment, walk or cycle around on this small Island and change your mindset after you have left the oh so crowded Jakarta.