Pangkalanbun is the capital of the Kotawaringin Barat regency, in the western part of Central Kalimantan. It is busy little town. In this town, the old Palace of Pangkalanbun, now 200 years old can still be seen. Made of Ulin (ironwood), it is the only Banjar royal legacy found in Central Kalimantan.
The Mosque of Kyai Gede is the oldest mosque, being more than 300 years old, found in Kotawaringin district. The Tanjung Puting National Park is a very wellknown nature and wildlife reserve for lowland and swamp forest, inhabited by orang utans, owa-owa, bekatan and other primates. One can visit the Orang Utan Rehabilitation Center, which is supported by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).
NATURE GARDEN TOURISM / NATIONAL TANJUNG PUTTING
It is located 183 km from Sampit, gone through within 5 hours. Nature Garden Tourism / National Tanjung Putting safe various wet tropical forest types and rareness animal. Around this garden there is location, which reserved for forested the Orangutan. This location is recognized as Tanjung Harapan and camp Leakey as place of temporary relocation.
TANJUNG KELUANG BEACH
It is located against with Nature Garden Tourism / National Tanjung Putting in Kumai Bay. The beach has white sandy is a place of sunbathing which like much by foreign tourist.
SULTAN KOTA WARINGIN GRAVE
It is the fossil of Kotawaringin Empire. Actually, this Sultan Palace has been combustible, but now has been restored to preserve the highness omission of empire in the past. This grave located in Pangkalan Bun downtown, hilly area, Kotawaringin Barat regency.
MOSQUE KYAI GEDE
This mosque located in Kotawaringin stripper, capital of sultanate Kotawaringin. This is very attractive mosque to be visited because it the empire omission of first Islam in Central Kalimantan Province.
It located in Sekoyer riverside, left side to the north side. Orang-utan, Bekantan, and other primate type are also met in this area. Recreation in open nature like hiking that passes the tropical rainforest is very compatible area, while the footpath have been provided.
Kubu Beach is located in Kubu District, West Kotawaringin Regency, Central Kalimantan Province. This beach is the fishermen area and facing of Java Ocean. This beach has white-brownish sand beach and becomes one of favorite tourism destinations in Pangkalan Bun. This place also quite good for you who wants to go into seclusion from noisy of the cities. Water on this beach colored brownish caused by peat forest near from the beach. When you are here, you can try banana boat. To enjoy it, you have to entering from entrance…
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Tanjung Puting is one of the natural wonders of the world. You may not believe this after you have been there only two days or three days, but after the fourth or fifth day something happens. Tanjung Puting is covered by a complex mosaic of diverse lowland habitats. It contains 3,040 km2 (or 1,174 square miles) of low lying swampy terrain punctuated by blackwater rivers which flow into the Java Sea. At the mouth of these rivers and along the sea coast are found nipa/mangrove swamps. Mangroves teem with animal…