©

Singkawang trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Singkawang

(3.7/5 based on 45+ reviews for 3 attractions)
Things to do: sightseeing, fun & games
Singkawang or San Keuw Jong is a city located in the province of West Kalimantan (or Kalimantan Barat), on the island of Borneo in Indonesia. It is located at about 145 km north of Pontianak, the provincial capital, and is surrounded by the Pasi, Poteng, and Sakok mountains. Singkawang is derived from Hakka Chinese, San khew jong which refers to "a town in hills nearby a sea and estuary."PopulationAccording to the data from the 2014 Census, the population of Singkawang was 192,844, most of which are Chinese descents. The largest group of Chinese descent is Hakka people (locally called as "Hakka-nyin" who speak Guangdong-Hakka dialect) – about 42% of the population. The other major group of Chinese descent is Chaozhou People which is better known as Teochew. The rest are Melayu, Dayak, Javanese, and other ethnicities. The latest official estimate (as at January 2014) is 192,844.The distribution of the religion practically follows the distribution of the ethnic groups; the largest groups are Buddhism, Confucianism, Islam, Protestantism and Catholicism.
Use our international travel planner: Singkawang and all its delights await.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Singkawang

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
We'll find the best hotel deals
from all the top travel sites.

Best price guaranteed.
Powered by

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Singkawang:
Spas, shopping, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, nature, shopping
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Golf, fun & games, spas
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, shopping, museums
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Shopping, religious sites, sightseeing
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News