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Flights to Batu Licin-Borneo Island

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Batu Licin is a port town on the southeastern coast of Borneo Island, Indonesia. It sits on the banks of the Batulicin River and faces the Strait of Makassar. As a major coal shipping centre, the area has a busy commercial vibe. Despite its industrial side, Batu Licin offers access to surrounding natural areas. The town is a starting point for trips to Loksado, a district known for its Dayak culture and rainforests. Here, you can visit traditional longhouses, trek through the wilderness, or go river rafting. The climate in Batu Licin is tropical, meaning hot and humid year-round with highs in the low 80s Fahrenheit (around 27 degrees Celsius) and lows in the mid-70s Fahrenheit (around 24 degrees Celsius). Rainfall is frequent, especially between November and April.

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Airports near Batu Licin-Borneo Island

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Batu Licin-Borneo Island, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Batu Licin-Borneo Island becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Kuching International Airport

This is the closest major airport to Batu Licin, located in Sarawak, Malaysia, approximately 280 kilometres (174 miles) south. It offers a wider range of flight options from various cities within Malaysia and some international connections. While you'll need to factor in additional ground transportation (around 4-5 hours by car or bus), it could be the most convenient option if you find suitable flights.

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Pontianak International Airport

This major airport in West Kalimantan, Indonesia, is around 340 kilometres (211 miles) west of Batu Licin. It offers connections to various Indonesian cities and some international destinations. Ground transportation options include a ferry ride and car journey, taking approximately 5-6 hours. Consider this option if you find cheaper flights or prefer exploring Pontianak before reaching Batu Licin.

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Banjarmasin Syamsudin Noor International Airport

Located in South Kalimantan, Indonesia, this airport is around 450 kilometres (279 miles) southwest of Batu Licin. It offers connections to various Indonesian cities and some international destinations. Similar to Pontianak, reaching Batu Licin involves a ferry ride and car journey, taking approximately 6-7 hours. Choose this option if you find выгодные тарифы или планируете исследовать Banjarmasin.

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Kota Kinabalu International Airport

This major airport in Sabah, Malaysia, is around 600 kilometres (373 miles) north of Batu Licin. It offers a wider range of international connections, potentially providing lower fares or more flexibility. However, reaching Batu Licin involves multiple ferry rides and car journeys, taking significantly longer (approximately 10-12 hours). Consider this option only if you find exceptionally cheap flights or prioritise exploring Kota Kinabalu and Sabah before heading to Batu Licin.

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Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Batu Licin-Borneo Island offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Batu Licin-Borneo Island

With a wide variety of attractions in Batu Licin-Borneo Island, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

Kandilo Waterfall

Escape the town and cool off at Kandilo Waterfall. This beautiful waterfall is surrounded by rainforest and offers a refreshing dip in its natural pool. There are also walking trails that lead to other waterfalls in the area.

Tanah Bumbu Regency

Batu Licin is the capital of Tanah Bumbu Regency. If you’re looking to learn more about the area’s history and culture, a visit to Regency’s government offices or a local museum would be a good option. You might also enjoy spending time at a local market to get a feel for the area’s day-to-day life.

Day Trip to Banjarmasin

The busy city of Banjarmasin is a little over 4 hours away. If you’re looking for more options in terms of attractions, restaurants, and nightlife, a day trip to Banjarmasin is a good choice. You can visit the Mesjid Sultan Suriansyah, a grand mosque built in the 18th century, the Banjarmasin Floating Market, a unique market where vendors sell their wares from boats on the river, or the Siring Waterfall, another beautiful waterfall option.

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