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A Place for Photo/Selfie Freaks

The place is definitely a place for those who likes taking selfies / photos, you can spend hours... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
Jakarta, Indonesia
via mobile
Photo spot

Actually Kampung atas Air Margasari is a very wide place because it is a village that built on the... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2016
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Sep 2, 2018
“A Place for Photo/Selfie Freaks”
Sep 3, 2016
“Photo spot”
Kampung Baru Tengah, Balikpapan, Indonesia
+62 821-5197-2860
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

The place is definitely a place for those who likes taking selfies / photos, you can spend hours here for photo spots but other than that I don’t think you would spend more time here; perhaps you can go sightseeing the village by boat

Thank nove2016
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Actually Kampung atas Air Margasari is a very wide place because it is a village that built on the water. The most visited place maybe the wooden bridge which is facing the sea. You can sit on the edge of that bridge, looking to the...More

Thank dirgaputra
Reviewed May 11, 2016

This is one of the unique site I really wanted to visit. But dont hope the local area is clean and nice smell. As it's more likely local market in the morning and some simple houses established there, with boats to transfer people from town...More

1  Thank rsdewi2301
Reviewed August 24, 2015

I came here twice for photo taking. You can find some interesting objects and human portraiture. If you don't speak local language it is better to have a guide as there are no signs once you enter the village.

1  Thank Bobby S
Reviewed August 12, 2015

very great view for enjoying sunset, but its passing through the village, you might have to asked local peoples, they are no signage to this place.

Thank oliviad_8
Reviewed July 21, 2015

The village is already replaced by construction works. This place is no longer a place to visit. The site misleads people into an unsafe place. The location is not exactly the safest in town.

Thank Johny C
Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

I came here and all I saw was abandoned construction work. Traces of destroyed mangroves forest can be seen. It's a sad view

Thank is39
Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

Located behind the refinery and close to Pandan Sari traditional market, Kampung atas air offering you beautiful scenery of mangrove plantation in combination with modern view of refinery and the traditional view of the village (Kampung) above the sea. It is unfortunate the water at...More

3  Thank sigit w
Reviewed April 18, 2014

It is a Kampong built from popular Ulin wood. It is call "a Village located above the water" because the houses there were built above the water. It is a good place to visit before the sunset and night tour for photographer or just sight...More

5  Thank Lastrida
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