Kalimantan (Borneo) is the third largest island in the world and is located north of Australia, at the geographic centre of Maritime Southeast Asia.The island is divided among three countries: Brunei, Indonesia and Malaysia. Approximately 73% of the island is Indonesian territory (Kalimantan). It has the oldest rainforest in the world ahead of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil.
Kalimantan is divided into four provinces: East, South, West and Central Kalimantan. Besides the exotic Dayak Tribes, Kalimantan also offers river adventures and wildlife.
There are at least two orang utan rehabilitation centers in this Island. It satisfies most of the wildlife lovers come to this center. The art and craft is also remarkable here. It even inspires many Indonesian designers for clothing, and other appliance.
The Dayak Tribes still preserve their ancestors’ heritage, beliefs, cultural, tradition, and religion. The other major tribe in Kalimantan is the Malays, who also contribute to the richness of the cultural life in the Island.