Home Pampang, East Kalimantan Dayak Cultural Village If the Samarinda in East Kalimantan in particular, you should visit this place, Pampang Village in Samarinda. In this village we can see one of Dayak culture demonstrated specifically for tourist.There visitors can see performances of Dayak culture and dances of approximately 2 hours, held at the home of adat.In addition, can also be seen directly Dayak people's lives. After watching the show, visitors also can take pictures with dancers or with people of Dayak . Once the photo, you have to spend at 25.000. Or if you want to rent their own traditional clothes to take pictures, only pay 15,000, -. After satisfying their pictures taken, we can get around in the custom house and looking for souvenirs that you can take home. There are key chain decorated with fangs bears, tigers and wild boar. There is also a typical Dayak fabrics and so forth.
Pleased to visit traditional villages, should stop at the Botanical Gardens Samarinda, before turning to Samarinda. There are distinctive flora and fauna unique in East Kalimantan. From Samarinda, do not forget to stop by first to the museum of Kutai Kertanagera, wood museum containing fossils of petrified wood, large crocodile which has been preserved human predators.
Travel is also complete in Tenggarong if you have not visited the island of Kumala. This island comes from the Mahakam River delta and is located in the middle of the river Mahakam. To go to Pulau Kumala can ride a small boat at a cost Rp.3000, -/person/one way. Do not be afraid to even a small boat, complete rescue jacket. Ticket entrance to the island of Kumala USD. 2500, -/person. Here, we can relax with a variety of family fun with an interesting game, there is Go Karting, there is a cable car, there are towers and so forth.
To visit there, go through Aberdeen, the city transit before heading Samarinda (East Kalimantan provincial capital). From Balikpapan to Samarinda you go with a few options, namely by bus (fare around Rp.17.500 conditioned bus) or by renting a private car around Rp.250.000 - Rp.300.000 / day, or hire a taxi back and forth around Rp.200.000, - .
If you take the bus from Samarinda, a trip to the village Pampang (towards the Bontang), followed by public transportation or a motorcycle taxi costs about Rp 20,000, -. All tours can be enjoyed in a single day really. Unfortunately, cultural activities in the village Pampang only last Sunday afternoon starting around 13:00 hrs. And, do not be late for cultural performances only once.
My advice, we recommend to Tenggarong first thing in the morning and afternoon to the village Pampang. How? Want a trip to Samarinda?