Tourist Spot in Kalimantan [Borneo]

Tourist Spot in Kalimantan [Borneo]

Borneo is the second largest island after Papua in Indonesia, although the population is not dense and not as much as the island of Java, but that the problem of tourism, Borneo also has a lot of sights that can be used as reference points of the roads, for you are residents outside Borneo, then besides the streets you can also pay attention to see and browse a wide range of diverse cultures, customs and local traditions of Borneo, which certainly will not find in many parts of the world.
The two tribes who inhabited the island of Borneo, namely Dayak and Banjar ethnic group. before we peek over the life of the Dayak and Banjar tribe.
Let us see the sights in Borneo should visit:
1. Floating Market in London
Banjarmasin, the capital of South Kalimantan has various tourist attractions in Banjarmasin that can be visited, complete with a variety of culture and beauty. Floating market in Singapore is very similar to the floating market in Bangkok, so what are you doing all the way to Bangkok that in Indonesia itself there is also an interesting tour.
Floating market in Banjarmasin This is a traditional market which still survive today, trading system bought still exist that use a barter system like the old days before the money, this is because the level of tolerance is high, so barter goods was not really a problem, as long as can help each other ,
Floating market in Banjarmasin is contained in three places, namely Kuin floating market, floating market and the floating market Lokbaintan siring Pierre Tendean.
2. The Equator monument in Pontianak
We are grateful for several provinces in Indonesia bypassed by a line called the equator, so do not be surprised, the area where he passed the equator the weather will be extreme alias heat buildup, right on the equator area of ​​Pontianak north, there is a monument known in Indonesia that is a pillar of the equator, place this is ground zero, so that when the time and you stand on this exact spot in the sun then your shadow will not be visible, which is called the zero point. not far from the city center, only about 3km you will find this equator monument.
3. Berau Derawan Island in East Kalimantan
Derawan is one of the most beautiful beaches in Indonesia, with white sand and blue sea, it was also the place beautiful dive with a variety of plants and animals in the sea, except that if you are here do not forget to Kakaban a unique island with jellyfish -uburnya that do not sting, because the jellyfish is estimated thousands of years ago trapped evolved, thus becoming jellyfish are not dangerous, mean jellyfish just could have been better.
4. Sebangau National Park in Central Kalimantan
National forest park Sebangau stretches about 568 700 hectares, with a variety of plants and hundreds of animals that inhabit it, call it the most famous is the orangutan, who know the orangutans is, does not know the meaning, which is one primate species is an animal so unique and funny, in addition we will also find a variety of other animals like proboscis and
5. Loksado Kandangan South Kalimantan
Loksado located in one of the districts in South Kalimantan precisely in Kandangan or Hulu Sungai Selatan This is a place of nature and cultural attractions, right in the mountains Meratus make the tourists are always interested to visit, various cultural activities Dayak still held in the weeks certain then also with bamboo rafting, river crossing homage to the rock-strewn profusely only by boat or bamboo woven bamboo then into the boat.

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