Pontianak: A City of Wonder on the Zero Degree Point

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Pontianak

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Split by the lower reaches of the Kapuas River, on the island of Borneo, Pontianak is a melting pot of Chinese, Dayak and Malay ethnic and making it an interesting place to explore Flamboyan traditional market, selling everything from fresh vegetables, fruits, spices, meat, fish to clothes and house wares. Museum Negeri of West Kalimantan displays a comprehensive collection of Dayak tribal masks, tattoo blocks, weapons and musical instruments and an overview of local Dayak, Malay and Chinese cultures Bodhisatva Karaniya Metta Chinese Temple is a merger of three different temples with the oldest one built on 1829St Joseph Cathedral Church built in 1908.The Equator Monument. Known as “Equator City, Pontianak is the largest city on the Earth’s longest invisible line, the equator.” so you can actually stand on two hemispheres.Note: The Museum opens 08:00 - 11:30 and closes on Mondays
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Flamboyan MarketSplit by the lower reaches of the Kapuas River, on the island of Borneo, Pontianak is a melting pot of Chinese, Dayak and Malay ethnic and making it an interesting place to explore Flamboyan traditional market, selling everything from fresh vegetables, fruits, spices, meat, fish to clothes and house wares. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Museum Negeri Pontianak, Pontianak, West Kalimantan, KalimantanMuseum Negeri of West Kalimantan displays a comprehensive collection of Dayak tribal masks, tattoo blocks, weapons and musical instruments and an overview of local Dayak, Malay and Chinese cultures Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Equator Monument, Pontianak, West Kalimantan, KalimantanThe Equator Monument. Known as “Equator City, Pontianak is the largest city on the Earth’s longest invisible line, the equator.” so you can actually stand on two hemispheres.Note: The Museum opens 08:00 - 11:30 and closes on MondaysDuration: 2 hours

What’s included

  • Private air-conditioned transportation
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off in Pontianak city or airport
  • English-speaking guide (other language is subject to surcharge and availability)
  • Entrance and parking fees
  • Bottled water and wet tissue
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Flamboyan Market
  • Entry/Admission - Museum Negeri Pontianak
  • Entry/Admission - Equator Monument

What’s not included

  • Food, drinks other than mentioned
  • Items of personal nature ( tipping, souvenir)
  • Other services not clearly indicated in the inclusions.
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