Where is Banjarmasin Located?
Banjarmasin is the best place to absorb Kalimantan’s urban culture both on Land and on water. Banjarmasin is located on a Delta near the rivers Barito and Martapura and forms together with the neighboring town Banjarbaru the center of the ninth largest metropolis of Indonesia.
What Country is Banjarmasin in?
Banjarmasin has been an important port city on Kalimantan since ancient times and until today. It has an abundance of wide and powerful rivers that have always played a significant role in the way of life of the Banjarese (the indigenous ethnic group of Banjarmasin). To this day, every morning there are floating markets where farmers and traders offer their goods on boats for trade. The main attractions of the city are the suburbs, which are crossed by canals, where much of the city’s trade takes place on the water.