Borneo - Kalimantan (PDF Chapter)
This is the Kalimantan chapter from Lonely Planet’s Borneo guidebook.
Kalimantan – the expansive Indonesian part of Borneo – is an adventure in every sense of the word. Remote jungle, snaking rivers and interior mountains serve up endless opportunities for epic rainforest exploration, while its cities are low-key and little visited by Indonesian stand-ards.
- complete the landmark cross-Borneo trek – if you can
- meet orangutans in Tanjung Puting National Park and sailing Sungai Sekonyer
- dive into Kalimantan’s best underwater and island life in Derawan Archipelago
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: West Kalimantan, Pontianak, Singkawang, Sintang, Putussibau, Sukadana, Gunung Palung National Park, Central Kalimantan, Tanjung Puting Na-tional Park, Pangkalan Bun, Kumai, Palangka Raya, Sebangau National Park, South Kaliman-tan, Banjarmasin, Kandangan, Loksado, East & North Kalimantan, Balikpapan, Samarinda, Sungai Mahakam, Muller Mountains, Kutai National Park, Berau, Merabu, Derawan Archipelago, North Kalimantan.
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