Kumala Island Kutai Kartanegara
The city has Tenggarong Kumala Island as a place of major roads in the district of Kutai. People of East Kalimantan now does not need all the way to the World Fantasy in Jakarta because of Kumala Island was Dufan its East Kalimantan. Interestingly, when Dufan located on the shoreline, Kumala Island is shaped like a ship in the middle of the Mahakam river.
Kumala Island Park is about 27 km from the city of Samarinda can be reached in about 30 minutes. If the city of Aberdeen, Kumala Island is about 130 km and can be reached less Over 3 hours via a landline. In addition Kumala Island can also be reached by water transport through the Mahakam River.
Kumala Island is managed professionally by the arrangement of tourist vehicle that combines modern technology and traditional busaya thus making the visitors will be amazed. Vehicle tours that can be enjoyed include 75-meter-high Sky Tower, Mini Train, Merry Go Round, Car Transport Travel, Hanging Train, Arena Games, and Trampoline. All the rides you can enjoy the tour with a very affordable rate. In addition, there you can find lodging and dining.
Kumala Island is easily accessible because it is located to the west of the City Tenggarong, Kutai regency administration center. To get to Pulau Kumala, you can cross the Mahakam River by boat, or better known ketinting klotok ship for about ten minutes from the port. But for those who are afraid to ride the boat, you can cross by cable car from Overseas Tenggarong.
Kumala Island was originally a river delta that is always submerged when the water overflowed the Mahakam River. In 2002 the Kutai regency reclamation Kumala Island and later building Kumala Island became a tourist with some vehicles equipped with lodging, restaurant, swimming pool and transport equipment. Kumala Island was built to showcase the culture by blending cultural Kutai Kalimantan, Dayak culture and Javanese culture. It can be seen in the presence of Lamin house, temple Stake Island, and sculpture Lembuswana. Lembuswana giant statue made of copper-made Balinese artist Nyoman Sunatra, this is right at the end of Kumala Island Bridge facing the aquatic mammal.
You only need to pay Rp. 10,000 (adult) or Rp. 5000 (the children) to enter the area Kumala Island Recreation Park. Then to enjoy the rides in this recreational park charge varies between Rp. 1500 s / d Rp. 10,000 for an arena game.
Like the Fantasy World in Jakarta, Kumala Island also provides games that are not much different as Jet Clotser, Bombom Car, Comedy Play, Sky Tower, and Train Hanging Gocart. If you want to surround Kumala Island, you can ride the Mini Train (mini train) that will get you around the island of Kumala. To enjoy the beautiful island of Kumala which covers 81.7 hectares above the mini train to the time taken for 45 minutes, you only need to pay Rp. 5000 for adults and Rp. 2500 for the children. For those of you who like fishing, Kumala Island there is also a fishing pond arena. Imagine you could be fishing on an island in the middle of the Mahakam River. Of course very challenging.
So if you want to walk to the East Kalimantan, not complete if you do not walk to Pulau Kumala. Enjoying the tour rides on an island in the middle of the largest river in East Kalimantan can make your breath away.