Martapura Tourism

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Martapura is the capital of the Banjar Regency in South Kalimantan province, Indonesia. It consists of three districts within the Regency - Martapura, West Martapura and East Martapura, with a combined population at the 2010 Census of 147,654 people. This town is famous as santri city in Kalimantan, because of Darussalam pesantren. Originally this town was named Kayutangi, which was the last capital of the former Sultanate of Banjar. The famous Banjarese ulema Sheikh Muhammad Arsyad al-Banjari, author of Sabilal Muhtadin, comes from this town. This town is often visited by tourists because of its diamond industry center and the main diamond polishing in Kalimantan and provides many jewelry handicrafts. Martapura is often called as kota Veranda of Mecca because there are many santris wearing white clothes in this town who walk up and down to study Islam, similar with Mecca in the hajj season.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Martapura in Indonesia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Martapura like a local. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Martapura*

  • Pollution Statistics in Martapura

    Know the pollution level of Martapura before you plan your visit.

    • Noise and Light Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Martapura: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Martapura for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Martapura.

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Martapura - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 66.41 (High)
    • Climate Index 57.62 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 7.47 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 9 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 41.99 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.08 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 34.57 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Martapura

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Martapura

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.07 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 51.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 27.72 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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