Day 1: Begin of Tour Pontianak (Kalimantan) - Pontianak
Upon arrival at Pontianak airport, then meet and greet with your local guide. Proceed for Pontianak City Tour visiting Radakng house, the traditional longhouse of Dayak and Malay style house. Afterward, visit St. Joseph Cathedral, the biggest cathedral in South East Asia. Check-in at your hotel. In late afternoon, you will join Kapuas Cruise Tour to observe the activities of local people in the Kapuas river, the longest river in Indonesia. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2: Pontianak - Singkawang (B)
After breakfast, check out from hotel and continue your trip to Singkawang City located in the northern part of West Kalimantan. It takes about 4 hours driving (145 km). Photo stop at Equator Monument that marks the equator line on the northern banks of Kapuas River. Proceed to Tri Dharma Temple which is used to be the center of Cap Go Meh event every year in Singkawang. Afterward visiting the local old house of Thjia Family. You can try the Thjia Family's famous Choipan, the local cuisine of Singkawang. In late afternoon relax on the beach and waiting for the sunset.
Day 3: Singkawang - Pontianak (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Before driving back to Pontianak, visit Taman Batu Belimbing or starfruit stone. It is called starfruit stone because in this park there is a large boulder, similar to a starfruit. The air here is cool because it is surrounded by trees. Proceed to Thai Pak Kuang, the biggest temple in Singkawang. Check in and overnight at your hotel.
Day 4: Pontianak - End of Tour Pontianak (Kalimantan) (B)
After breakfast, free at leisure until transfer time to the airport for your onward journey.
Hotels, Rates & Information
Hotels for this Tour(Changing the hotels according to your wishes is no problem!)
|Hotel Orchardz Gajahmada
|Rate per person
Based on individual private tour, min. 2 travellers in double/twin room
Changing or adapting this tour to match your personal needs, interests and wishes is, as always, possible. Please contact us! Group rates (closed groups only, min. 4 Pax) on request.
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Information, Services, Remarks
Pontianak (Kalimantan) / Pontianak (Kalimantan)
- Hotel/Airport Transfers:
Transfers are inclusive from and to above mentioned airports and hotels of the immediate area.
- Services (included):
Meal Plan as stated:
- Not included
Additional services (marked 'optional' above)
Programme not mentioned above
- Important Remarks:
Min. 2 Persons. Single traveller rates on request.
Important information for traveler: Outside of highly touristic regions like Bali there is only a limited touristic infrastructure available. Regular flight connections, restaurants and hotels (all classes from simple to high end) are limited. Flight cancellations and delays are quite common. Please don't expect amenities like warm water, air-conditioning and even comfortable beds at all hotels and homestays during the round trip. This applies especially outside of bigger cities.
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When travelling islamic countries there can be interference during the month of Ramadan, other high holidays and fridays.
Volcanism: The Sunda Islands and the Sunda Archipelago are of volcanic orgin and show high volcanic activity. Accrodingly it may be possible that tours, routings and activities (especially those involving or near volcanoes) need to be altered in case of high activity or order by the government.
This tour is not soutable for people with reduced mobility. If you are unsure if you meet the requirements please contact us! We will try to find a solution for your individual needs.