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* [[Apo Kayan]] - remote highland plateau inhabited by Dayak tribes
 
* [[Apo Kayan]] - remote highland plateau inhabited by Dayak tribes
  
Mancong and Tanjung Issuy Village; These two village inhabited by Dayak Banuaq living on a long-house. Most visitor take a house boat on Mahakam River beginning from Loajanan the area just before Samarinda City from Balikpapan.  
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Mancong and Tanjung Issui Village; These two village inhabited by Dayak Banuaq living on a long-house. Most visitor take a house boat on Mahakam River beginning from Loajanan the area just before Samarinda City from Balikpapan.  
  
Further up Mahakam River, Tering Village where Dayak Tunjung and Kenyah with long ear woman are worth to visit. Next to Tering is Melak Village, the location of Black Orchid garden. you can asking the assisting from local tour operator at http://borneo-permatawisata.com  and http://borneo-discoverytours.com.
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Further up Mahakam River, Tering Village where Dayak Tunjung and Kenyah with long ear woman are worth to visit. Next to Tering is Melak Village, the location of Black Orchid garden.
  
 
==Understand==
 
==Understand==
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==Get in==
 
==Get in==
Fly to Balikpapan, East Kalimantan, from Jakarta the capital of Indonesia than fly connect to Balikpapan, Sepinggan Airport. There is more than 50 flight a day landing at International Airport Balikpapan. If you are from Europe you can fly via Singapore by Silkair where this Airlines fly to Balikpapan 3 time a week. Afterward you can contact local agent or local tour operator in Balikpapan who able to help and assisting you with global information to explorer hinterland, river, orangutan, car rental or city tours also available.There was agent/tour operator "Borneo Discovery Tours" (PT.Dayak Wisata permata) telp.62 542 5661696 fax.62 542 415053 email: [email protected] or to visit the website: http://www.borneo-permatawisata.com.
 
  
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==
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* '''Dera Dive Resort''', Derawan Island, tel. +62-542-877866 [http://www.deradiveresort.com]
 
* '''Dera Dive Resort''', Derawan Island, tel. +62-542-877866 [http://www.deradiveresort.com]
 
Tour Mahakam River Safari, Mahakam River Adventure and orangutan Tours, Kutai National Park Observation.
 
* '''Borneo Discovery Tours''', Telp.+62 542 5661696  http://www.borneo-permatawisata.com  http://www.borneo-discoverytours.com
 
Tour Operator who specialist for mahakam river tours, kutai national park observation, orangutan tours, orangutan observation, expditions, sightseeing, cultural and educational tours, etc. contact office. Telp.62 542 5661696  and facsmile. 62 542 415053  Mobile. 62 812 5361221 
 
 
 
  
 
==Eat==
 
==Eat==

Revision as of 18:11, 25 March 2008

The village of Long Sungai Barang, Apo Kayan

East Kalimantan (Kalimantan Timur, often abbreviated Kaltim) is on the Indonesian side of the island of Borneo.

Cities

Other destinations

  • Apo Kayan - remote highland plateau inhabited by Dayak tribes

Mancong and Tanjung Issui Village; These two village inhabited by Dayak Banuaq living on a long-house. Most visitor take a house boat on Mahakam River beginning from Loajanan the area just before Samarinda City from Balikpapan.

Further up Mahakam River, Tering Village where Dayak Tunjung and Kenyah with long ear woman are worth to visit. Next to Tering is Melak Village, the location of Black Orchid garden.

Understand

East Kalimantan is the center of Indonesia's timber, oil and gas industries. As you might guess, the stripped coastal areas are not a pretty sight, but the province's more interesting sights lie far upriver in areas untouched by the voracious logging machines.

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Get around

See

Do

Diving can be quite good on the east coast.

  • Dera Dive Resort, Derawan Island, tel. +62-542-877866 [1]

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