Inaran Waterfall in Sambaliung Sub-District, Berau
It is time to visit a famous region called Berau District, which is located in East Kalimantan. Without a doubt, Berau is renowned for its Derawan Archipelago. That doesn’t mean tourists can only enjoy such attraction, though. The fact is many other nature attractions are available for tourists to enjoy. Featuring a calm nuance and pristine water, Inaran Waterfall becomes a recommended tourist spot for those visiting Berau. As the name suggest, it is located in Inaran Village and it belongs to Sambaliung Sub-district. It even has gained much attention from the local government, so future developments are likely to happen.
As mentioned earlier, the nuance is calm there. Thanks to its unspoiled nature. Inaran Waterfall offers a relaxing atmosphere to visitors. The sound of the water is also mesmerizing. No wonder, tourists often take advantage of the nuance for relaxing. Not to mention there is a nature pond below the falls, which are suitable for swimming and playing water. Next, there are several stones where tourists can climb. On those spots, people usually take pictures and enjoy photography to their heart’s content.
Exploring Inaran Waterfall
The fact is Inaran Waterfall is a new vacation spot, as it has been found recently by the locals. No wonder, the condition is pristine and the environment is unspoiled. In this case, tourists aren’t allowed to litter when spending time on the site. Getting in the pond is allowed, as long as tourists don’t spoil it. Apart from the cleanliness, visitors need to consider the clothes. It is likely they are going to get wet. Thus, carrying extra clothes is recommended. If not, they should not go swimming or get too close to the falls.
The next fun activity is photography. Many beautiful backgrounds are available in the location such as the fall, lush trees, and much more. For better pictures, tourists need to stand on the stone and take pictures from there. Is it safe? That’s the question. The stones are indeed slippery, so tourists must be more careful when stepping on them. Also, it is better to wear proper sandals or footwear. This helps them reducing the risk of falling. Another tip is regarding the quality of the camera. For the best pictures, they must use the right gadget, for sure.
After exploring Inaran Waterfall, they must go back to the village. At that time, they can enjoy delicious foods and rest for a while in villagers’ house. They can get all of these perks, as long as they communicate well with the locals. Here is an important tip. They should hire a local tour guide that can speak the Indonesian Language well.
- Musuk River
- Kelay River
- Rantau Panjang Waterfall
- Nyapa Indah Village
- Sambaliung Palace
How to Get There
The waterfall is located in Inaran Village and it belongs to Sambaliung Sub-district. In order to reach the location, tourists must reach the capital of Berau, which is Tanjung Redeb. They can take advantage of an airplane and head to Kalimarau Airport, actually. The last thing to do is to reach Sambaliung and head to Inaran.
Where to Stay
- Bumi Segah Hotel
- Cantika Swara Hotel
- Grand Parama Hotel
Sangalaki Island is a small island covering an area of 15.9 hectares. This island is one of the islands that are part of Derawan Archipelago. Derawan Islands is a group of islands famous in the world. Aside from Sangalaki Island, another famous island of Derawan Islands are Kakaban and Derawan Island. Sangalaki Island located in the waters of the northern peninsula of Berau. Administratively, Sangalaki Island located in Berau Regency of East Kalimantan Province. Most sea turtles in the world are an endangered species. That includes species hawksbill and green…
Maratua island is one of the outer islands in Indonesia that located in Sulawesi Ocean and it bordered with Malaysia. Maratua island is administratively located on Berau regency, East Kalimantan. Maratua is a small and long island, and it has sharply curve at the edge and it located at the south side of Tarakan city. Maratua Island is also part of Derawan Islands. By the strategic location and the richness of its marine, Maratua island is now popular by the Travelers from many countries. The tourists who give…
Bangkirai Hill Bukit Bangkirai is a natural tourism area which is managed by PT. Inhutani I Unit I Balikpapan. This tourist area is located in Samboja District, Kutai regency, East Kalimantan. Bangkirai hill can be reached by traveling overland for 1.5 hours from the city of Balikpapan. This tour offers the charm of a tropical rain forest that is still natural, and facilitated with some infrastructures like restaurants, hall for meetings, a swimming pool and jungle cottage or cabin. In this area there is a canopy bridge along 64 m…
Bontang Bontang is a city in East Kalimantan province, Indonesia. The city is located about 120 kilometers from Samarinda, directly have border to the East Kutai regency in the north and west, Kutai Kartanegara regency in the south and Regency Makassar Strait in the east. In this city stand three large companies in different fields, Badak NGL (natural gas), East Kalimantan Fertilizer (fertilizer and ammonia), and Indominco Mandiri (Coal) and has a petrochemical industrial area called the Kaltim Industrial Estate. Bontang city itself is oriented in the industrial, services and…