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.
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
Entering via Entikong, pit stop at Sosok.
Putting up the night at Bengkayang town, before continuing our journey to Sanggau Ledo & Seluas for adventure.
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