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Mangrove Center Graha indah

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Perumahan Graha indah, Balikpapan, Indonesia
+62 813-5037-1500
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Memorable mangrove and proboscis monkey trip

We went in a flat bottomed aluminium boat, with quiet outboard motor, and from the beginning, this... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2017
IbuGaye
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Indonesia
Afternoon trip at Mangrove

I've ever been in Nusa Lembongan, Bali and visited the mangrove there. The Mangrove Center Graha... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2016
EvySinaga
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Balikpapan, Indonesia
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Perumahan Graha indah, Balikpapan, Indonesia
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

We went in a flat bottomed aluminium boat, with quiet outboard motor, and from the beginning, this experience was fascinating. As the tide was low, we touched the bottom a few times meandering through the dense, gnarled mangrove roots and lush vegetation. It felt a...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

I've ever been in Nusa Lembongan, Bali and visited the mangrove there. The Mangrove Center Graha Indah is the most beautiful mangrove center I've ever been. The best time you go there is arround 2-3 p.m. Rent a boat that will take you around the...More

1  Thank EvySinaga
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Difficult to locate the place in the first instance, but once found it was a memorable trip. It cost 300,000rp to hire a boat with outboard motor and a guide. He said it would be half an hour but it was much more. You're taken...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

The place is in a residential complex with quite clear signs once you enter the residential area, so it was not hard to find. Booking was easy with just an sms sent to the founder's number. I don't think booking is necessary though because they...More

1  Thank Patricia D
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It was a worthy 45-60 minutes boat trip through the mangroves. Although we went there on a cloudy day, we enjoyed very much the cool breeze while seeing Bekantan

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

I am sure this place is the best thing to visit in Balikpapan. It's such a pleasant and peaceful place. I really enjoyed the boat trip and I was able to see many proboscis monkeys. I do recommend this place, but you should go there...More

1  Thank DaisyandThyme
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Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Not that cheap, but very worth spending, especially considering that some of the fee is utilized for mangrove forest conservation effort by the locals. The boat trip costs 300 thousand rups. The service provider is friendly and helpful. They'll do their best to make sure...More

1  Thank Alxner K
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Reviewed 15 April 2016

This tourism object is at Graha Indah Housing Complex. Around 30 minutes from the center of Balikpapan City. But as far as I know there is no public transport to this place. The best time to come here is at afternoon around 3pm - 5pm....More

1  Thank 700deasyc
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Reviewed 12 March 2016

The mangrove center Graha Indah not far from Balikpapan city is a nice place to visit. The forest was well maintanence and no rubbish. in the river and in the forest

Thank Kassim B
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Reviewed 10 February 2016

Who knows that Balikpapan has a unique and educating tourist attraction? Take a boat along the wide river and enjoy the greens and sights of Bekantan. You should try this.

Thank PsychoFat
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