Indonesia - Kalimantan (PDF Chapter)
This is the Kalimantan chapter from Lonely Planet’s Indonesia guidebook.
Skewered by the equator and roasting under a tropical sun, the steamy forests of Kalimantan serve up endless opportunities for epic rainforest exploration. The noble orangutan shares the canopy with acrobatic gibbons, while prehistoric hornbills patrol the air above.
- complete the landmark Cross-Borneo Trek – if you can
- meet the orangutans of Tanjung Puting National Park
- go native in the Kapuas Hulu region
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Pontianak, Sungai Kapuas, Sukadana, Tanjung Puting National Park, Kumai, Pangkalan Bun, Palangka Raya, Banjarmasin, Kandangan, Negara, Loksado, Balikpapan, Samarinda, Sungai Mahakam, The Muller Mountains, Kutai National Park, Berau, Merabu and Derawan Archipelago.
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