Barito Kuala Regency
Barito Kuala regency is one among the 11 regencies / cities in South Kalimantan. With Marabahan as the capital, which is strategically located approximately in delta of Petak island which were caged two major rivers, Barito and Kapuas River which empties in Java Sea. In addition, hundreds of small rivers are meandering like a snake which become the source of its citizens livelihood. Barito Kuala itself has 16 districts and 194-122 villages.
Because it is kind of lowland area, then almost all districts in Barito Kuala growing forest Galam used as main building material. There is also purun plants as weaving main material, such as; mats, baskets and so on. Barito Kuala region has split by a large river that stretche from the south as the mouth of the river (Tabunganen districts) to the north (Kuripan District).
North: Hulu Sungai Selatan and Tapin Regency
East: Banjar Regency and Banjarmasin City
South: Java Sea.
West: Kuala Kapuas Regency (Central Kalimantan Province)
Gedambaan Beach, Kotabaru – South Kalimantan
Gedambaan beach is known as Sarang Tiung beach, it located 14km from downtown of Kotabaru. Along the path to the beach, there will be exotic sightseeing like mountains view at the right side and ocean, beach and fisherman village at the left side. There are Bugis and Mandar Village community that coming from south Sulawesi as the immigrant. Gedambaan beach is the right choice for those who want to enjoy white sandy beach. This beach is administratively located in Gedambaan village, Pulau Laut Utara sub-district. There are restaurants, cottage…
Borneo Eco Trekking, Hulu Sungai Selatan – South Borneo
Borneo Eco Trekking is the leading tour operator in Borneo of Indonesia. It is home for highly motivated people of Borneo in adventure and concerning for potential attractions of the nature and culture of the mighty island. However, they are great adventurers with zero accident experience. They have been boating their Borneo rivers, rafting their Borneo rapids, diving Borneo sea-beds, caving Borneo caves, trekking the Borneo jungles, hiking the Borneo hills, climbing Borneo mountains, and wandering Borneo wilderness tremendously. They dig further into the interior and interacting with the inlanders…
Bajuin Waterfall Bajuin waterfall is located in the Meratus mountain slopes. Not far from the waterfall, there is marble cave or Goa Marmer, it approximately ± 30 min by walking. This cave is unique because there are many cave wall marble that usually used for home tiles and form the cave like a dome of the mosque; in the cave, there are also lived by the nocturnal life of bats. This waterfall is located in Sei village, Bakar river, Pelainhari subdistrict, Tanah laut regency, South Kalimantan. www.Indonesia-Tourism.com
The Ancient Dance fo Radap Rahayu Dance
Radap Rahayu Dance Radap Rahayu traditional dance is the original dance from South Kalimantan. This dance is telling about the angels that falling from the sky and brought the wisdom of goodness for the people on Earth. Hence, this traditional dance is having purpose to be the thanksgiving and prayer, in order to make everything done well. Nowadays, this classic Banjar’s dance is used to welcome the guest of honor that presented in wedding ceremony. The dancers are exclusively brought by women dancers. The numbers of the dancers are about…