Balikpapan Botanical Garden, Balikpapan

2.8
#6 of 9 in Wildlife in East Kalimantan
National Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
The well-groomed gardens of Balikpapan Botanical Garden showcase plants from across the region. Just a 20-30 minute drive from the city center, the garden offers fresh air and green space for locals and tourists alike. Established in 2014, the attractive, government-funded garden has quickly become a leading attraction in the area, protecting and preserving native plants such as the Engkabang tree. The site works to collect plants used in traditional medicines. The 309 hectare (764 acre) plot provides informative signs and walkways as well. Use our Balikpapan trip website to arrange your visit to Balikpapan Botanical Garden and other attractions in Balikpapan.
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  • Its very relaxing getting out of Balikpapan to see things like this, when we were there there was only 3 other people we saw walking around. I believe you can stay in a lodge there, from the outside.....  more »
  • nice family friendly park good for a wander around on a cooler day. lots of nice plants and a number of locations to get away from others.  more »

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