Although it’s conveniently close to the Sabah border and a stepping stone to other places, Tarakan offers little of cultural interest. It was the site of bloody fighting between Australians and Japanese at the end of WWII.
BNI bank (Bank Negara Indonesia; Jl Yos Sudarso) Foreign exchange and an ATM.
PT Angkasa Express (
PT Sampurna Andal Mandiri (