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Lok Baintan Floating Market

Desa Lok Baintan, Banjarmasin 70129, Indonesia
+62 511 6747679
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Good experience, great food

Before going trough, just keep in mind that what you find there not as good as shown on TV, or... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Algie A
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Bandung, Indonesia
Mission RC*I Okeh : completed

My only motivation to come to Lok Baintan was to film my favorite childhood TV ID haha. But well... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2018
Annas Z
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Makassar, Indonesia
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Desa Lok Baintan, Banjarmasin 70129, Indonesia
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+62 511 6747679
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Reviewed yesterday

Before going trough, just keep in mind that what you find there not as good as shown on TV, or instagram or anywhere else. But still, visit Lok Baitan is a must. The River? You wouldn't know if an aligator swim a meter below you....More

Thank Algie A
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

My only motivation to come to Lok Baintan was to film my favorite childhood TV ID haha. But well worth the scenery and pics taken. The local I'm traveling with said that the market was not so crowded as it ever was before, because on...More

Thank Annas Z
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We start the journey by boat to this market early in the morning, around 5.30 am. It takes about 30 minutes to reach the floating market. It is fun to see those friendly people. They sell cakes, fruits, coffee, tea and rice by their small...More

Thank keleriginting
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My first time visiting the floating market.I get in the transport from the Mercure hotel to the jetty which is less than 15 mins ride and then taking the boat to Lok Baintan for another 45 mins journey.The journey to Lok Baintan is so beautiful,we...More

Thank Airwind157
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Fun experience! The Ibus really paddle after you. We went with a cheap and rather eccentric guide (Joni, 250k Rp / 2 people, 085347886978) who also took us further up the river to see sago processing. Also, I think I saw 5-6 people relieving themselves...More

Thank littlebigmax
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Get new experience with the local always give something new in a life. Met the seller in Lok Baintan was incredible. The people are so friendly, showing smile so bright and share their life in daily activities make me grateful. Then I went to Loksado,...More

Thank borneowisata00
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Really nice market, we went there with Mr. mukani (google him). 4 people 750.000 r. We bought some fruit and fried bananas, and enjoyed the time there. Bring a jacket because in the morning can be a bit cold on the boat.

1  Thank simodong
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

We visited Banjarmassin mainly for the floating market. we arrived the previous day and felt lost. Nothing to see, nothing to do. We met the guide Mukani and he changed our stay in one of the highlights of our trip. He not only took us...More

3  Thank hvanschaick
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Thanks to our great tour guide joe we enjoyed the fantastic floating market at 6am in the morning. A great way to start the day with Soto banjar and kopi on a boat!

2  Thank Lisa O
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We're late! Thats 1 word to explain our guilty feeling. We suppose to go from hotel at 4 am. Yes, 4 am. Because we seller starťed at 5 am + time that we have to spend by boat to arrive at the market is about...More

1  Thank Dewi K
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10 January 2017|
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Response from Fajar K | Reviewed this property |
nearest airport to lok baintan is syamsudin noor airport. located about 30km from banjarmasin city..you can rent a taxi from the airport to go to banjarmasin
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Response from Vincentius P | Reviewed this property |
The boat are usually waiting there, but you have to negotiate to book the boat. The last time I book the boat the day before it cost me IDR 300.000. But expect to pay more for foreigners. I would suggest to rent a car... More
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