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Is Banjarmasin Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Banjarmasin?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Banjarmasin.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Indonesia, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.

After a day of exploration in the rainforests and trekking through the jungles, a visit to the Tap Water Banjarmasin Indonesia is what I was looking for. This beautiful island is just a few hours away from Jogjakarta, the capital of Indonesia. My first reaction upon entering the place was that the place looks like a ghost town. But then I realized that this place is really busy and I can relax here and enjoy the beauty of nature.

The Tap Water Banjarmasin is actually one of the largest dams built in the world. In order to store the water, it is stored underground and there are several underground tanks on the ground which store water and also a dam on the river. When the reservoir is full, the water goes down into the dam where it will slowly be released into the river. But since this dam is very big, some water goes up into the sky.

When I entered the Tap Water Banjarmasin, I had a feeling that I was in a jungle. However, the place is actually very we

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.3 in USD (1.5-liter)


Banjarmasin tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 17% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 61% High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 83% Very High
  • Water Quality 100% Very High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Banjarmasin, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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