Bengkulu: Pulau Tikus

Located only 10 km (6.2 miles) west of Bengkulu city, this small island offers pristine blue waters, white beaches, coral reef, and the feel of a remote getaway that you will not want to miss.


Pulau Tikus

Pulau Tikus

Pulau Tikus (Mouse Island) is home to a small community of local fisherman, a plethora of colorful fish, and ironically many cats. This popular tourist destination can be reached by an hour ride on a local fishing boat or by a 45 minute ride on a speedboat. Equipped with our snorkeling gear you can enjoy hours of underwater exploration around the island as you observe the diversity of aquatic life present there.

Further Details


Difficulty: Moderate
Activities: Swimming, Wildlife, Snorkeling, Surfing
Terrain: Ocean, Reefs
Duration: Short day trip
Months of Operation: All year pending good weather


Location: 10 km west of Bengkulu City
Nearest Town: Bengkulu
Closest Airport: Bengkulu (BKS)


Total Cost: 1,100,000 IDR for two people
Conditions: It is best to leave in the early morning and return in the early afternoon to avoid the hot sun.

Price includes transportation to and from Bengkulu, snorkeling gear, guide, and lunch. Reduced rate per person for groups larger than 2 people.

We are proud that 5% of the total cost of this trip goes directly to 21st Century Tiger in support of wild tiger conservation projects in the Kerinci Seblat National Park and other areas of Sumatra.

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