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Meratus Mountains

Banjarmasin, Indonesia
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Paradise!

Absolutely stunning area. Beautiful nature and viewings and not to many toerists, which makes it... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2018
Monique815
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Wassenaar, The Netherlands
Very expensive, poor quality

Our tour started at the airport. We drove to Samarinda and we got into a very cheap, disgusting... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2017
Jurjen d
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“the river” (2 reviews)
“dayak” (9 reviews)
“raft” (2 reviews)
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Banjarmasin, Indonesia
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Absolutely stunning area. Beautiful nature and viewings and not to many toerists, which makes it more special.

Thank Monique815
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Our tour started at the airport. We drove to Samarinda and we got into a very cheap, disgusting hotel. Our guide suggested street food for dinner. Not what you expect when you pay hundreds of euro s a day. The next day we continued our...More

3  Thank Jurjen d
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

When you want to set up a trip to the meratus mountains from Banjarmasin you can contact Mister Tailah. He helped us set up this trip as well. +6285821035791

Thank Gregor A
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

This area is still quite natural, although there are already some who become palm plantations. The population is still rare, the majority is the Dayak tribe. This mountainous region stretches nearly 1000 km. Some have good access. The entry point can be through Paringin, Kandangan,...More

1  Thank Bambang L
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

It was a very pleasant stay in Banjarmasin and Meratus Mountains. We booked this tour thru our guide Joe Yas. He is a very pleasant guide with a great knowledge of the area. Must see the floating Market on the river of Banjarmasin, a hike...More

3  Thank Marcel B
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

Settled in the middle of lush jungle and just next to the river, it is the perfect starting point for tracking trails and bamboo rafting. The lodge is a new structure and by far the best in town. All wooden built and with lovely grounds....More

2  Thank ffrige
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

We tried to organize a trip on Meratus mountains, from Loksado (staying there 3 nights). However, we had problems to organize the trip from there and at the end the experience was slighlty dissapointing as we saw little forest and little dayak culture --less than...More

Thank Didac P
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

We where doing a trekking in the djungelwith mr Tailah for 3d2n . learn about the culture of Dayak people and stay in the village and eat local food . Mr Tailah help us with everything thing from Banjarmasin even pick up from airport. Just...More

1  Thank Daniel l
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Reviewed 6 March 2016

If you want to go for a trip on Meratus Mountains, Loksado is a good spot where to stay and organise your trip. Consider please, there is no wi fi in Loksado, nor 3G, so maybe you'd better organise everthing a little bit in advance....More

3  Thank Mariaflavia61
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Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

There is bamboo rafting, inn and waterfalls. The more deepeer you explore, you can find Meratus Dayak people who live traditionally.

Thank Qori R
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