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A lonely iconic statue

It is the icon of Banjarmasin and South Kalimantan, which worth to take picture of it. I suggest to... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Giessen, Germany
Worth taking pictures.

As the original icon for Banjarmasin, this place is a must visit. Lots of food and drink stalls... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Annas Z
Makassar, Indonesia
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Aug 27, 2018
“A lonely iconic statue”
Apr 11, 2018
“Worth taking pictures.”
Jl. Kapten Piere Tendean, Banjarmasin 70231, Indonesia
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

It is the icon of Banjarmasin and South Kalimantan, which worth to take picture of it. I suggest to visit it during a festival, otherwise it is just a lonely statue. However, you can enjoy some restaurants and cafes across the street.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank yousufkurniawan
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

As the original icon for Banjarmasin, this place is a must visit. Lots of food and drink stalls around, probably best to visit at night, the statue will be illuminated and klotok (boats) will be available to take you around Sungai Martapura on 5K/person. Ya...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Annas Z
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This is Maskot of Banjarmasin city, easy to get here but hard to get car park. You can park away from here and walk. On weekend and holiday this park is always crowded almost 24hr. You can enjoy the river view and floating market. There...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank SyahriF5
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

A waste of public money. Do not waste your time going there! I wonder who had the idea, it is really ugly, even though locals seems to enjoy it...

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank simodong
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This park is one of the melting point and marker of the city. The park is directly connected to the city siring park. A suitable place to hangout. Morning is great for sport, evening and night suitable for hangout. Afternoon is not recommended because the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Bambang L
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Unique landmark to visit. you can enjoy martapura river from this area..There were several boat you could rent if you want to enjoy the surrounding,

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Amela Erliana C
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

When the city held rowing festivals in the martapura river, usually this is a nice spot to see the games. It also has bekantan monkey statue, a mascot of banjarmasin city.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Edo W
Reviewed 16 February 2017

is fun to make picture of the monkey, best time to come is late afternoon, when the heat are cooler and less sun ray

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank jimmyk483
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The endangered proboscis monkey being selected as the icon of Banjarmasin is a positive step for the official appreciation of one of the most remarkable and characteristic endemic species living here on the island of Borneo. The location is on one of the major waterways...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank IbuGaye
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Nice place. Sitting beside a river, watching so many kelotok (kind of a boat), looking people doing basket ball, or jogging. Enjoy your street food. Taking some pictures. Nice place to enjoy a new place.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Nonna W
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