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ChineseNewYear @ Bengkayang 2013

Location : Bengkayang, Kabupaten Bengkayang, Kalimantan Barat, Indonesia.

The Bengkayang Regency has a population of 215,000 with the region’s capital at Bengkayang, a city located in the interior at an altitude of 160 meters above sea level, about 90 kilometers east of Singkawang. The regency stretches from the border of Sarawak in the east down the coastline, south of Singkawang City. The majority of the population are indigenous Dayaks.

Bengkayang offers waterfalls in abundance set in beautiful rainforest settings. Among the most impressive is Riam Barawatn, 98 meters high with an inviting natural swimming pool at its base. Followed by Riam Merasap.

Randayang Island is the smallest and probably the most beautiful among a group of islands. More information on Randayan, please click here

The Bidayuh Dayak form one of the major Dayak groups in West Kalimantan. The village of Sebujit is located 72 kilometers northeast of Bengkayang. Every year a major harvest festival called Gawai is celebrated on the 15th of June. More information on Gawai Sebujit, please click here

One of the Dayak Bupati village in Bengkayang, Dusun Lara Gunung, a farming community growing both wet and hill paddy. More information on Lara Gunung, please click here

Entering via Entikong, pit stop at Sosok.

Bengkayang, Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka,

Sosok bridge

Bengkayang, Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka,

Bengkayang, Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka,

Tiny bus

Putting up the night at Bengkayang town, before continuing our journey to Sanggau Ledo & Seluas for adventure.

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Bengkayang at last.

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Night view of the town

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Temple

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Night food bazaar

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Fire crackers stall

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Swifts perching on cables

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Church

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

On the way to Hotel

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Lala Golden Hotel

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Nice pools @ Lala Golden

Kalimantan Barat, West Kalimantan, Borneo, village, Bupati, Hakka, Chinese New Year,

Dinner @ Lala Golden Hotel

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