There are elements of islands, rivers, lakes and land; coupled with natural phenomena in the form of extreme tides, is unique for Lake Lait as one of the natural tourist destinations in Indonesia. The existence of five islands in the middle of the lake. Surrounded by Mount Lait and Gunung Tiong Kandang are other enhancers for visitors who love fishing and camping.
The location of prospective Lake Lait Botanical Gardens, located in Subah Village, Tayan Hilir District, Sanggau Regency, West Kalimantan Province, which occupies an area of 328 ha will later become a botanical garden around the lake area which conserves plant diversity from the equator. Through the theme of the equator plant collection, its existence is expected to automatically make it a water conservation area, considering that Lake Lait which is an important source of water for downstream communities, including the people of Pontianak City is currently threatened due to rampant lake water pollution mainly from toxic waste and dangerous (B3).