Samarinda Car Rental

    Samrainda is connected by Trans-Kalimantan Highway Southern Route. From Balikpapan to Samarinda, the highway runs in parallel with the first controlled-access expressway in Borneo, the Samarinda-Balikpapan Expressway, which is now under construction, and expected to be operational by the end of 2018.

    The city is served by Aji Pangeran Tumenggung Pranoto International Airport, which replaced previous Temindung Airport. It is one of Kaltim’s busiest airports in terms of passenger and cargo movements. It is the primary hub of Kaltim Airlines.

    The prominent coal loading port of Tanjung Bara (TBCT) lies about 160 kilometres to the north of Samarinda. (Wikipedia)

    Popular Destinations in Samarinda

    Mahakam River

    The city of Samarinda is situated on the banks of the Mahakam River, also referred to as Sungai Mahakam. The river flows from the district of Long Apari in the Borneo highlands to its mouth at the Makassar Strait. The Mahakam Bridge crosses the Mahakam River and connects the river banks of Samarinda, Indonesia. The bridge was built in 1987. You can take a trip to this river, visit the Dayak (local tribe) longhouse and even stay overnight at a family home.

    Pampang Cultural Park

    Pampang is a Dayak Cultural Park and in this area you will have the chance to see and interact with the Dayak Kenyah tribe as Pampang is a cultural tourist area of the tribe. It is located approximately 20 km (12.4 mi) from Samarinda. Every year, this village conducts a Pampang cultural festival.

    During a trip to the village, visitors can watch performances of Dayak culture and dance, which go for approximately 2 hours. In addition to this, visitors can also directly learn about the Dayak people’s lives. After the show, you can also take pictures with the people of the village. If you are interested in learning about other tribes and cultures, this is one activity you must do.

    Islamic Centre

    The Islamic Center of Samarinda is a mosque located in Lerong Ulu Bay village, Samarinda City. This is the second largest mosque in Southeast Asia after the Istiqlal Mosque. With the foreground of the Mahakam riverbank, this mosque has a tower and a huge dome that stands upright. This mosque building has as many as 7 towers, with the main tower as high as 99 meters (328 ft).

    Shopping at Citra Niaga

    This is a daily market that contains several souvenir shops selling batik sarongs and Dayak carvings. Here you can also find food stalls serving amplang (famous crunchy fishy puffs) and standard Indonesian fare. The complex is open everyday from 8 am until 9 pm.

    Tanah Merah Waterfall

    The location of Tanah Merah Waterfall is about 14 km (8.6 mi) from Samarinda downtown, in Purwosari Orchard, in the north Samarinda district. Tanah Merah Waterfall is still a popular and favorite destination for the people of Samarinda, and you will see the place get crowded during weekends and public holidays.

    Berambai Waterfall

    Similar to the Tanah Merah Waterfall, the Berambai Waterfall is also a favorite spot among locals. It’s a beautiful place to find some tranquility or even snap some photos. Enjoy the gushing water and relax!

    Weaving Village

    As the name suggests, this is a local weaver’s village. You can catch a glimpse of the villagers making fabrics using the traditional machines. You can also buy some of the traditional fabrics from the weavers themselves. The prices are relatively reasonable compared to the gift shops. It might be a bit confusing to find this place, so if you are coming from Samarinda city, go toward Samarinda Seberang.

    Samarinda City Centre

    There are a lot of things you can see and do around the Samarinda City Centre. Here you have the traditional markets, the Mahakam River and the bridge to see. You will also find plenty of great places to eat and the chance to do some souvenir shopping!

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