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11 Best Things To Do In Sarawak, Malaysia - Updated 2019

11 Best Things To Do In Sarawak, Malaysia - Updated 2019
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Sarawak is situated in a Malaysia and is also known for rugged, dense rainforests. Here, most of the land is green. People of different races, cultures, and religion live in Sarawak, ​where there is heavy rainfall in January and very little rain in June and July. The climate is always pleasant for the visitors. The nearest airport is Kutch International Airport, which runs both domestic and international flights. Be sure to look at this list of best things to do when you’re planning your itinerary!

1. Sarawak Cultural Village

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Want to see a cultural place in Sarawak? Visit Sarawak Cultural Village, a place where you will find many cultural objects, cultural dresses and expect happiness. There are lots of shows which will make one relaxed and entertained. The shows include people in their cultural dresses performing various acts and dance performances. It is a place specially designed for families. Here, children will learn many new things about culture and the heritage of the people living in Sarawak.

Sarawak Cultural Village

Address: Damai Beach Resort, 93762, Kampung Budaya Sarawak, 93010 Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia

Website: Sarawak Cultural Village

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2. Semenggoh Nature Reserve

Posted by Haslinda Salleh on Sunday, 30 April 2017

The reserve works in conserving the life of orangutan​s and birds in this region, and you will find both here. This nature reserve has been working for last 20 years and has become an attraction for tourists, so if you are interested in watching orangutans and new breeds of birds, then you should plan a visit. You will be shocked to see the very intelligent animals.

Semenggoh Nature Reserve

Address: 93250 Siburan, Sarawak, Malaysia

Website: Semenggoh Nature Reserve

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3. Sarawak State Museum

Posted by Kelvin Goh on Tuesday, 6 June 2017

The Sarawak State Museum is the oldest museum in Borneo. It is an amazing place filled with exhibits related to Sarawak. It includes beautiful potteries, art, and creations of the people living there. Don’t miss this place if you are traveling with your family, because it is especially recommended as a family fun spot. The museum is clean and green and the environment will surely attract people.

Sarawak State Museum

Address: Jalan Tun Abang Haji Openg, Taman Budaya, 93400 Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia

Website: Sarawak State Museum

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4. Deer Cave

Posted by D'Cave Homestay Mulu National Park on Wednesday, 8 October 2014

Are you planning to do something adventurous? Deer Cave is located near Miri, Sarawak, and is a place of fun and adventure. It is in a protected rainforest, and you will find many new species of animals here. This area is known for mind blowing peaks, caves and many more exciting spots which​ take one to the Garden of Eden, the most beautiful and scenic. There are some waterfalls also, so you will surely be surprised with the beauty of this place.

Deer Cave

Address: Maleisië, Marudi, Sarawak, Malaysia

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5. Gunung Mulu National Park

Posted by Burt Sun on Sunday, 11 June 2017

This national park is situated in the Miri Division, Sarawak, Malaysia. The national park is famous for caves and karst formations. These formations attract the visitors, as they are an unusual sight. Also, there are facilities of expeditions for adventures in the wild forest. This area also has flora and fauna, and you will find various species of animals like orangutans and rhinoceros hornbills here. If you are looking for an adventurous break, then you should visit this national park.

Gunung Mulu National Park

Address: Sarawak, Malaysia

Website: Gunung Mulu National Park

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6. Lambir Hills National Park

Posted by Winnie Liew on Monday, 5 June 2017

Lambir Hills National Park is situated in the Miri Division of Sarawak, Malaysia. This is a small national park that is well known for the mixed dipterous forest. This forest is also well known as “Health Forest” because of the presence of health healing plants in this region. This place makes ones mind and heart fresh, and helps you cool off. If you are looking for a lifetime experience to gain good health and knowledge about plants, then you must make a visit to Lambir Hills National Park.

Lambir Hills National Park

Address: Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia

Website: Lambir Hills National Park

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7. Niah National Park


Want to visit a peaceful, calm and fascinating place? Have a walk in Niah National Park. It is located within the Miri Division, Sarawak as well. In this place, you will find beautiful flora and fauna, so you must visit if you want to enjoy the beautiful scenery, various plants, and animals. It is a perfect spot for trekking and adventures. Besides, it also has beautiful lakes, which will calm your mind. You should never miss the opportunity to visit this god gifted place.

Niah National Park

Address: 98200 Niah, Sarawak, Malaysia

Website: Niah National Park

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8. Tua Pek Kong Temple, Sibu

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Posted by Williem Tan on Friday, 9 June 2017

This place was especially made to calm one’s mind. Till now, it is highly popular with tourists. It is famous for huge statues and the blessings given to the tourists after praying. It is on the list of the oldest Chinese temples. It has beautiful artwork in it and is made up of seven-stories. It is located near a river and is also perfect for photography loving visitors.

Tua Pek Kong Temple, Sibu

Address: Jln Temple, 96000 Sibu, Sarawak, Malaysia

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9. Chinese History Museum

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This museum is about the Chinese people, and is located in Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman. The Chinese History Museum also has some arrangements for food for visitors, and should be visited by everyone, especially for children as they can learn about the history and background of the Chinese people.

Chinese History Museum

Address: Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, 93756 Kuching, Malaysia

Website: Chinese History Museum

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10. Textile Museum Sarawak

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This is a museum containing things like traditional costumes and fashion accessories. It also consists of many weaved objects like mats, etc. It is very popular with families, and the three story building is very clean. It was opened in August 2005.

Textile Museum Sarawak

Address: Jalan Tun Abang Haji Openg 93100, Kuching.

Website: Textile Museum Sarawak

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11. Bako National Park


This park is the oldest and the best, and is rich in flora and fauna. It includes jungle streams and waterfalls and beautiful beaches. Nature lovers will enjoy this place the most, as it has many different and mind blowing species of animals. You can also enjoy fun activities here like boating and trekking. It has food shops, which serve delicious food, so this area is highly liked by all people. It is highly recommended for families and children!

Bako National Park

Address: Sarawak, Malaysia

Website: Bako National Park

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Enjoy your visit to Sarawak

Sarawak is a beautiful place. Visitors who love to see greenery and wildlife will adore this place. The climate is mostly pleasant throughout the year, so now is as good a time as any to start planning your stay!

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