Activities
(all included in your package!)*

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Tick the activities that you think you might enjoy, below.
Then hit the "email us" at the bottom : it will automatically list your preferences!
... and we will do our best to accommodate you!

NOTE:
1. You can't take all activities, unless you are ready to stay at LooLa for 3 weeks :-)
2. The activities are included in your package, unless stated differently below. (*)

Rock climbing

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Suitable for all ages >2, climb the most beautifully located climbing wall in the world … then enjoy the stunning ocean view!

Kayak

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Single, double and triple kayaks in waist-deep seawater, it’s safe to try for everyone! Multi-day kayak expeditions also possible!

Coconut Tree Climbing

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Everyone can do the coconut tree climb, young and old, but if you’re really strong, try to pluck your own coconut!

Flying Fox

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From the top of our climbing tower, enjoy an amazing view of the Indian Ocean horizon, then jump down into the pool way below!

Basketball

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Ask for a ball and play, or challenge the Loola staff to a match! (simply pay a refundable deposit to check out the ball)

Trash to Cash

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Together with village ladies, pick plastic waste from the beach, then recycle it into fancy bags and other stuff! The environment + local women benefit.

Skywalk

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Climb up a ladder high up a coconut tree, then walk over a narrow beam high up … and then jump down, trusting your rope! …

Wakeboarding *

Get wet

Let our staff know the day before if you’re interested in this! It’s a beginner’s board and it’s $ 100 for up to 3 hours.

Boat & Boomnet

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Free of charge for > 10 people, this is one of LooLa’s favorites: Jump into a net from a moving boat and enjoy live jacuzzi!

Plant-based cooking

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Appreciate how tasty healthy plant-based food can be & learn to cook delicious Indonesian dishes! Alert the staff at least a day in advance!

LooLa Eco Tour

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Take a tour around LooLa to understand what makes us the World #1 Ecotourism operator, or take a deep eco-dive –> click menu/Eco & Us

Solar power

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Learn how a resort can operate on renewable energy, study energy production/use online, and learn what you can do to slash energy bills at home.

Happiness

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Engage our staff in a discussion of how LooLa’s happiness policies have helped, and reflect on how you can apply the ideas at home!

Paddleboard *

Get wet

Ask our staff for our paddleboards. It’s $40 for half a day per board, and you can share them with all your friends!

Seaflat Marine Walk

Get involved Get wet

Walk to the nearby island and do a delightful discovery of the rich marine life of our sea-flat: crabs, prawns, shells, starfish, sea horse, stonefish, …

Obstacle Course

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Something for everyone, challenge yourself and your friends in a safe environment at your own pace (adult supervision advised)

Ping pong

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We have two ping pong tables at LooLa! (pay a safety deposit, returned to you when you return the rackets and balls)

Dragon-Kayak

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A kayak as long as you like, you can make it 1 – 9 people long. Kayak with your family or friends, or race around …

Gender-equality program

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Have a great interactive exchange with LooLa ladies about gender issues in Indonesia, discover how much we have in common –> all come out enriched!

Bonfire

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Enjoy a campfire on your last evening, using responsible wood (fallen palm leaves), with great food and your own music !

Futsal

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Ask for a ball and play, or challenge the Loola staff to a match! (just pay a refundable deposit to check out the ball)

Firefly walk

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This activity is occasionally possible in the evening, it depends on weather and on nature! Please check with LooLa’s staff …

Boat expeditions

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Hop on our boat, step back in time, visit the Orang Laut (Sea Gipsies) on Bintan’s Southern islands. It’s FOC for > 10 pax

Tie Dye *

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Indonesian-style batik making, this activity is available at a small surcharge if you give LooLa staff one day notice!

Raft Design & Race

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Design your own raft using only basic materials, see if it floats … then race the other teams to be the first around the flag!

Ninja Wipeout Circuit

Get high Get wet

Designed by school students, this a fantastic thrilling, competitive experience that builds a great team spirit at the same time !

Marine surveys *

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Do marine counts, water quality tests, work with a local marine-bio professor and contribute to ongoing scientific projects. A small surcharge of $ 100/group applies.

History tours *

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1,700 years history awaits you in Bintan, from unique tribes (Orang Laut or sea gypsies) to Tanjung Pinang’ melting pot culture. Small transport surcharges apply.

Petanque

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Try this traditional French game: ask the staff for the materials (pay a safety deposit, returned when you return the game)

Pizza making *

Get involved Get playful

For just $ 5 pp, make your own pizza and bake it in our wood-fired outdoor oven! Please tell our staff 1 day in advance! …

Survivor island *

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Pitch tents, dig your own toilets, cook your own food & have a great night! Surcharge is $ 30 pp, subject to minimal 10 pax.

Kelong experience *

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Fancy a party floating above the sea, or a romantic night on our floating house (kelong)? Check with our staff – a small surcharge applies.

Mangrove tree planting *

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Make your trip (or your entire year!) carbon-neutral by planting mangrove trees. Participate in long-term research. A family blast if you do it at night!

Sjoelbak

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Try this traditional Dutch game! (pay a safety deposit, returned to you when you return all pieces of the game)

Camping

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You can try camping in LooLa and bring your own tent, or you can use basic materials to construct a tent on the spot !

Sustainable construction

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A learning journey full of surprises, what doesn’t look eco sometimes is eco, and vice versa. Ask for a program with our staff!

Volleyball

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Ask for a ball and play, or challenge the Loola staff to a match! (simply pay a refundable deposit to check out the ball)

Market visits

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Explore one of Indonesia’s most colorful markets with delicious and unique wares, in Bintan’s historical capital, Tanjung Pinang. Ask our staff!

Eco cooling

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Check our attempts at cooling, from failed experiments involving solar ice-freezing to our bed-cocoon – which could slash your home AC bills by 70%!

Rainwater harvesting

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See how a resort (home) can operate fully sustainably! Who uses more water – boys or girls? How does it compare to Singapore?

Animal walks

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Birds, mammals, reptiles, marine life: spot over 100 animals near LooLa – take a sneak peek at our Facebook photo albums!

Wet weather programs

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Make a fishing rod, make traditional brooms, do tie dye, try vegan cooking, recycle plastic into hand bags, do an eco program, and much more!

Kampung walk

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Take a tranquil walk through the mangrove, elephant grass and coconut tree fields of our nearby kampung (village)

Outdoor cooking *

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Done at LooLa or possibly at survivor island, this activity comes at a modest surcharge, please check with our staff!

Fishing and Crab hunting

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Great activity for ages 2 – 70. Kids love catching crabs then put them back; or try to catch squid (our staff can teach you)

Archery

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A great filler activity for those who’ve never tried it. Children must be supervised by adults when doing this activity!

Hill treks

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There’s a nature reserve close to LooLa covered in native jungle, offering great views of Bintan’s southern islands from the top!

Safe Water Garden *

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Our favorite community project: build a lifesaving sanitation system for a local family! ½ day + 500 Euro per SWG is all it takes!

LooLa Eco Adventure