The Most Beautiful River in Indonesia

12/10/2021 by - traveler

The Most Beautiful River in Indonesia

The Most Beautiful River in Indonesia – In Indonesia, there are so many tourist attractions that can make you want to visit them. Indonesia has a river that you can make the best destination for a vacation and take pictures. There are several rivers in Indonesia which are famous for their longest distances and they are spread over a number of areas.

The flow of river water is on a large and elongated surface that flows continuously from upstream to downstream. Then, what are the longest river lines in Indonesia? Here’s the review!

1. Kapuas River

Musi River in West Kalimantan Province.
This river is the longest river on the island of Kalimantan and at the same time the longest river in Indonesia with a length of 1,143 km

The location of this river is in West Kalimantan.

2. Mahakam River

Mahakam is the largest river in the province of East Kalimantan which empties into the Makassar Strait.

This 920 km long river crosses the West Kutai Regency in the upstream, to the Kutai Kartanegara Regency and Samarinda City in the downstream.

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3. Barito River

The Barito River flows from Central Kalimantan to South Kalimantan. The length of the Barito River reaches 890 kilometers.

Well, on the Barito River there is a floating market which is a traditional market on the water. People usually make buying and selling transactions on boats.
Rows of 5 Longest Rivers in Indonesia

4. Batanghari River

The Batanghari River is located in Solok Regency, West Sumatra and flows to the Jambi area.

This river carries water from Mount Rasan to the South China Sea.

The river with a length of 800 kilometers is included in the Kerinci Seblat Park area.

5. Musi River

Finally, there is the name of the Musi River which is in the 5th longest river in Indonesia.

This river is located in the province of South Sumatra.

With a length of 750 km, this river divides the city of Palembang into two parts.

The Ampera Bridge, which is the icon of the city of Palembang, also crosses this river.

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