Tanjung Pandan

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Tanjungpandan
Town
Other transcription(s)
 • Chinese丹绒香兰
 • Jawiتنجوڠ ڤندن
Downtown Tanjung Pandan
Downtown Tanjung Pandan
Motto(s): 
Tanjung Pandan Kota Bertuah
Tanjungpandan is located in Indonesia
Tanjungpandan
Tanjungpandan
Coordinates: 2°45′S 107°45′E / 2.750°S 107.750°E / -2.750; 107.750Coordinates: 2°45′S 107°45′E / 2.750°S 107.750°E / -2.750; 107.750
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceBangka–Belitung Islands
RegencyBelitung
Government
Population
(2010)
 • Total86,031
Time zoneUTC+7 (WIB)
Kode Pos
  • 33451
  • 33411

Tanjungpandan (official writing style) (Chinese: 丹绒香兰; pinyin: Dān róng xiāng lán, Jawi: تنجوڠ ڤندن ), is the largest town on the island Belitung in the Indonesian province of Bangka-Belitung, Indonesia. Tanjungpandan is the capital of the Belitung Regency comprising one of the five districts (kecamatan).

Demographics[edit]

The majority of the people in Tanjungpandan are Hakka Chinese and Malay. The religions of the Malays are Moslem and the Chinese are Moslem, Buddhism, Catholic and Protestant.

Transportation[edit]

It has H.A.S. Hanandjoeddin International Airport which serves links to Jakarta, Pangkalpinang and Palembang ( via Pangkalpinang ).

As of June 2011, the port has 6 shipping terminals:

  • International Terminal
  • Dry Bulk Terminal
  • Liquid Bulk Terminal
  • Roll-on Roll-off Ship Terminal, including Cargo Ship
  • Domestic Terminal
  • Container Terminal

Hotel[edit]

  • Grand Hatika Hotel
  • Grand orion Hotel
  • Meigah Hotel
  • Arnava Hotel Belitung
  • Demuon Hotel
  • Maxone Hotel

Tourist attraction[edit]

  • Tanjung Pendam Beach
  • Rumah adat Belitung
  • Satam roundabot
  • Kampong Belitong timpo duluk

External links[edit]