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01-03-2012, 12:32
The entire park is richly endowed by nature with rainforest, rugged landscapes, mountains and meandering rivers. An abundance of inland waterways offer endless opportunities for bathing, boating, water skiing, bird watching and fishing. The combination of delightful climate with fascinating flora and fauna contribute greatly to the park’s charm. The park is easily accessible from Nanga Pinoh by 4 WD or from Nanga Popai by longboat. Bordering Sarawak, Malaysia, and Central Kalimantan and covering an area of 181,090 square kilometers, this national park is home to the largest flower in the world, RAFFLESIA sp. (named after Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, the founder of Singapore). This park is a perfect for those who love adventure. The Hidden Paradise in The Heart of Borneo. The beauty of nature, a tropical canyon, lush jungle, fill with rapids and Baning Nature Reserve. This nature reserve provides a beauty panorama for locals alike as its location is right in the heart of Sintang city. Baning National Park is easily accessible for visitors and residents alike. With its unique ecosystem, virgin tropical rainforest and breathtaking panoramic view a quiet oasis. Many varieties of orchids and Kantong Semar flowers create the setting for a beautiful nature walk. For those who love adventure, Nokanayan and Jegonoi waterfalls with its crisscross canal of the river Nokanayan making a perfect apot for visitors world wide. Detail information for the adventurous lovers are kindly advised to meet the Unit office in Sintang.