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Equator Monument

Jln. Katulistiwa, Pontianak 78242, Indonesia
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Pride statue of Pontianak

Its located near from Pontianak, around 45 minutes, when the traffic are normal. When I used to go... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bavner D
Jakarta, Indonesia
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The Equator monument is located on the equator in Pontianak, Indonesia. It marks the division... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Equator Monument is under renovation and some parts might be closed. Will reopen fully in 2018.
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  • Average44%
  • Poor4%
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Jln. Katulistiwa, Pontianak 78242, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its located near from Pontianak, around 45 minutes, when the traffic are normal. When I used to go there, the places not crowded. But it looks there is development to make like a small theme park on this site. At least, when you visit pontianak,...More

Thank Bavner D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Equator monument is located on the equator in Pontianak, Indonesia. It marks the division between the northern and southern hemispheres.

Thank sayaa2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good display about the equator and history of the monument. The park surrounding the monument is still under development, but looks very nice and promising. The park is connected to a pier in the Kapuas river, along with boat cafe so we can sip a...More

Thank Renjana2
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The first equator line was noticed by the monument in the equator building. As the line was measure by astronomy its not quite accurate. After many years they got the accurate line which is some where closed to the monument.

Thank Ruth D
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

very small monument, I can't even say it's beautiful, the size of the park is also below average, took 1 photo and moving on

Thank Tommy W
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It was a hot sunny day when I went visited. Its located quited far from the city center. There were some construction and just an open area which is very hot. There are nothing to do there other than look at the monument and done,...More

Thank SashaSirait
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Pontianak is known to be situated right in the Equator. This monument represents that unique position. The actual monument is inside the room.

Thank ArioTriwibowo
Reviewed 28 April 2017

By visiting this place we gain information about the monument and the history of the city. One of the must visited place in Pontianak.

Thank kikyjingga
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This location is right on the equator. Some very interesting historical information at the museum and they are building new restaurants around the site.

Thank Bhima R
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Place need to be more maintained since this is one of the tourist attraction in Pontianak. As astronomical museum, they represent some stars illustration. At the middle of the museum is the sun hour. In my opinion, this equator monument is not a place that...More

Thank Yohanes K
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shatakshi s
Can anyone please help me by telling colour,size and area of Equator Monument.Its my assignment and I cant find these answers anywhere!? Please help,as soon as possible! :)
1 June 2017|
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Response from Anthony L | Reviewed this property |
The description can be found in Wikipedia. Google "The Equator Monument"