Samarinda Tourism, Indonesia

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Samarinda is the capital of the Indonesian province of East Kalimantan on the island of Borneo. The city lies on the banks of the Mahakam River. It is the most populous city on the entire Borneo island, with an estimated population of 842,691, up from 726,223 at the 2010 Census. Although it is the capital of East Kalimantan, some government institutions such as the Police, Indonesian Army District VI Of Tanjung Pura, and Pelabuhan Indonesia (Port Transportation) are located on the island. Samarinda is known for its traditional food amplang, as well as the cloth sarung samarinda. The city also has a bridge connecting its river banks, Mahakam Bridge. The city center is on one side and the other side is named Samarinda Seberang.

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A place in Indonesia, Samarinda is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Samarinda.

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Facts and Stats for Samarinda*

  • Pollution Statistics in Samarinda

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

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Living in Samarinda - Quality of Life

    • Pollution Index 10.34 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 25 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.34 (Moderate)
    • 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 Samarinda

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.25 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 23.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 44.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 31.25 USD

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

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