This little island, not many people know about it. Even though the island which is located off the mouth of the Lenggang River, Gantung District, East Belitung is very beautiful and beautiful as a vacation spot. So visiting and traveling to Chicken Island will be something fun and exciting.
There is no entrance fee to enter this Chicken Island. You only need to pay the cost of crossing by boat or boat crossing from the Hanging Market Fish Harbor (PPI). Because this island is still beautiful, so while in Chicken Island you are required to maintain cleanliness and sustainability.
Named Chicken Island because here there used to be a lot of chickens. With an area of around 1.5 hectares, Ayam Island is still optimal to be used as a walking trekking location. Private beach whose owner is not known is indeed very interesting. Because here are many beautiful and exotic things that can be found. The exotic thing on this island itself is its clean, white beaches and very clear sea water. Not only that because the location of the island a little outwards towards the South China Sea makes the panorama of sunrise and sunset on Chicken Island very beautiful because it is not blocked by other islands. Another exotic and interesting thing from Chicken Island is its calm sea water or not big waves.
Chicken Island itself is still a virgin because it is rarely visited by tourists. During this time the island which has many coconut trees is only often visited by fishermen as a place to rest and anchor after fishing. But recently the name Chicken Island was booming other than because of the agenda of Camping de Island activities by the local government. In addition, splashy news has also been heard from this island which will sell for Rp. 25 billion. With the abundance of support for nature exoticism in this Chicken Island, tourists who come will be able to do a variety of exciting and fun activities.
When there was the implementation of Camping de Island by the Local Government on March 2-3, 2013 ago, the Chicken Island area was already equipped with several public facilities and infrastructure for tourists who came.
Pulau Ayam is administratively located in Batu Penyu Village, Gantung District, East Belitung Regency, Bangka-Belitung Islands Province. To go to this Chicken Island you have to cross by boat or crossing ship from the Hanging Fish Market Harbor (PPI). The journey from the Hanging Fish Market Harbor (PPI) Pier will take approximately 1 hour.