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Jami Mosque

Beting Village, Pontianak 78217, Indonesia
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Keraton Mosque and river of life @ Kapuas

The mosque is named under sultan. It is situated along the kapuas river and surrounded with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Suria S
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Land Mark of Pontianak

It easy to access,traditional village, you can see heritage of Sultan Syarif Abdurrahman Al Qadry... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Abi A
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  • Average26%
  • Poor2%
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“kapuas river” (4 reviews)
“timber” (2 reviews)
“sultan” (4 reviews)
Beting Village, Pontianak 78217, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The mosque is named under sultan. It is situated along the kapuas river and surrounded with keraton, villages, jetties, and market place. The mosque is the traditional design using timbers. The imam recites the quran with good recital. It is full during the jumaat prayer.

Thank Suria S
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

It easy to access,traditional village, you can see heritage of Sultan Syarif Abdurrahman Al Qadry. Accessible by boat from Kapuas River and also by taxi. It is situated right on the bank of Kapuas River and between the junction of Landak and Kapuas Rivers. It...More

Thank Abi A
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I returned to the area just to ensure that I took time to observe and admire the mosque. The cleanliness around it must be maintained. More written information both in local language and English are needed.

Thank Telly F
Reviewed 15 December 2016

this is the most beautifull mosque in West Kalimantan. have a good view and architecture. The architecture stiil like etnic architecture not like most in Indonesia.

Thank anton_surya
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I was more interested in the locals activity. The forecourt was being landscaped so didnt go into Mosque. Great place to see the kids swimming in the river and the fisherman catching their catch.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is one of the landmarks in Pontianak. Jami Mosque, Masjid Sultan Syarif Abdurrahman Alkadry is the oldest Mosques in West Kalimantan. It was build in 1771 by the sultan of Pontianak, Sultal Syarif Abdurrahman Alqady.

Thank Tasuri F
Reviewed 11 November 2014

300 years old mosque!! made of wood.. really big but the surroundings should be cleaned,, Will come again! Thank you..

Thank raf d
Reviewed 10 November 2014

The mosque is located on the bank of the Kapuas River and easily accessible either by boat or car. According to the board erected near the mosque it was constructed in 1771 and thus certainly the oldest building in Pontianak. The official name of the...More

1  Thank kilovolt500
Reviewed 27 May 2013

Made from wooden, has a unique architecture... You will passed it as you driving into the city of Pontianak.

Thank fsenada
Reviewed 27 October 2011

Jami Mosque, or the Friday Mosque of Pontianak, is easily the most attractive landmark in this riverside city. Indeed, it is the city's only saving grace in having any sort of iconic architecture. This two-hundred year old wooden mosque sweeps almost down to the ground,...More

3  Thank Raymond W
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