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Penyengat Island

Penyengat Island, Penyengat, Tanjungpinang City, Tanjung Pinang City, Riau Islands, Indonesia

Island

Penyengat Island, Pulau Penyengat in Indonesian is an island in Riau Islands Province, Indonesia. It lies just off Bintan Island, close to Tanjung Pinang, the capital of Riau Islands Province. The island has historical significance, dating back to the 18th Century, when it was established as a fort as part of the Sultanate of Johor-Riau by the Bugis. It is one of tourist attractions in Riau Islands.

Location of Penyengat Island