8 days in Kalimantan Itinerary

8 days in Kalimantan Itinerary

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8 days in Kalimantan Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Balikpapan
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Banjarmasin
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
3
Pangkalan Bun
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

2
nights
Balikpapan

Balikpapan ©
Used as a hub for international oil and mining companies, the small city of Balikpapan boasts a blend of cultures making a comfortable home in this clean and relaxed environment.
On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Mangrove Center Graha indah and then take a peaceful walk through Wehea Rainforest.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Balikpapan online travel route planner .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Balikpapan is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Banjarmasin.

Things to do in Balikpapan

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Mangrove Center Graha indah ©
Mangrove Center Graha indah
Kampung di Atas Air ©
Kampung di Atas Air

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nights
Banjarmasin

Banjarmasin ©
Banjarmasin sits within a delta formed by the Barito and Martapura rivers, so life here generally happens along its waterways.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jami Mosque Banjarmasin, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sabilal Muhtadin Great Mosque, then pause for some photo ops at Taman Siring 0 Kilometer, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Lok Baintan Floating Market. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Wasaka Museum, stroll around Labyrinth Park, and then head outdoors with Arung Jeram Sungai Kambang.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Banjarmasin vacation website .

Explore your travel options from Balikpapan to Banjarmasin with the Route module. When traveling from Balikpapan in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Banjarmasin, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Pangkalan Bun.

Things to do in Banjarmasin

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Labyrinth Park
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Jami Mosque Banjarmasin ©
Jami Mosque Banjarmasin
Lokbaintan Floating Market ©
Lokbaintan Floating Market
Taman Siring 0 Kilometer ©
Taman Siring 0 Kilometer

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Pangkalan Bun

Pangkalan Bun ©
Pangkalan Bun or Pangkalanbuun, is a city in Central Kalimantan province on Borneo in Indonesia. On the 19th (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Tanjung Puting National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Arut River and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Pangkalan Bun trip itinerary planning site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Banjarmasin to Pangkalan Bun. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Banjarmasin to Pangkalan Bun due to the time zone difference. You will leave for home on the 21st (Sat).

Things to do in Pangkalan Bun

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Tanjung Puting National Park
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Tanjung Puting National Park ©
Tanjung Puting National Park
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