Pontianak is a city located right on the equatorial line famous for its high temperature. However, it also offers a multitude of attractions, from recreational activities, natural beauty, and cultural sights. Located on the riverside of Kapuas, this river is not only one of the largest rivers in the country, but also one of the most important sources of livelihood and transporting systems still in use until today. Experience the one of a kind floating market where the locals transported their goods and sell it with a wooden boat. Go about with the locals and buy a breakfast or two to feast on the boat. Don't miss the Kadariah Sultanate, the sultan's palace with an interesting story. It is said that when the first sultan tried to make the evil ghost go away, he fired a cannonball that fell in the place and turned into the location of the palace.