Balikpapan is a port city on the island of Borneo, Indonesia’s second largest island. The tropical and hilly city is located on the east coast of that island, directly adjacent to the Makassar Straits.
Balikpapan is known for its beautiful white sand beaches such as Kemala Beach and Lamaru. The vegetable garden market sells jewelry, gemstones and souvenirs. To the north of the city, Bukit Bangkirai has a canopy bridge over the rainforest. The Samboja Lestari holy house is a conservation center for orangutans and sun bears.
1 day trip to Crocodile captive breeding and Lamaru Beach Sunset