Margomulyo Mangrove Forest, Balikpapan

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Experience unspoiled nature by taking narrow wooden paths through the middle of Margomulyo Mangrove Forest. This green sanctuary provides a home for many chirping birds and small monkeys. With some luck, you may be able to come across tempakul (mudskippers), a fish that can use their fins to walk on land. To visit Margomulyo Mangrove Forest and get the most from your holiday in Balikpapan, create itinerary details personal to you using our Balikpapan travel app .
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  • Hope you enjoy your time here as much as I did.. Be careful of the crocodiles :) I was going there with Kita Rent Car service. You can contact Rio at +6281351856899 Have a nice trip at Balikpapan!  more »
  • This was really bad! We spend there 1 hour and went out. There is even for Indonesia a lot of garbage in this place. Don't loose your time and money to go there.  more »
  • This area became an alternative to the nearby city of Balikpapan. Easy access and lightweight bags
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Balikpapan features upscale and business hotels, as well as budget and backpacker accommodations. Stay near the city center for easy access to nightlife and shopping. Volunteering at the orangutan sanctuary, however, requires sleepingĀ on siteĀ at one of the basic rooms. Remember to take outdoor equipment like a flashlight and insect repellant if staying at the sanctuary.
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