Place of Interest


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Satok Weekend Market (Also known as “Sunday Market”)

Located at Medan Niaga Satok, the market stalls offer a huge variety of local produce from snacks, local delicacies, fruits, vegetables, fresh meat, fresh fish, eggs, plants, pets, jungle produce to clothing, accessories, newspapers, toys, fashion items, local craft items, and souvenirs.
ADDRESS
Medan Niaga Satok,
Q309, Petra Jaya,
93050 Kuching, Sarawak
OPENING HOURS
Mon-Sun: 10.00 am – 11.00 pm
(note that the Weekend Market only available during weekends despite Medan Niaga Satok itself opens everyday).


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SERIKIN WEEKEND MARKET
A popular weekend destination for locals and tourist – selling a wide range of merchandise includes fabrics, ornamental wood carving, rattan handicrafts, food and many more. The stalls are mostly operated by Indonesian Trader and local Bidayuh Community who resides in the nearby village which is Bau.
ADDRESS
Q509, Serikin, 94000 Bau, Sarawak
SPECIALTIES
Indonesian and local products
OPENING HOURS
Sat-Sun: 8.00 am – 1.00 pm


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BAKO NATIONAL PARK

Home of Proboscis Monkey, it was gazetted as a protected area in 1957. Bako is Sarawak’s oldest national park, covering an area of 2,742 hectares. It is one of the smallest national parks in Sarawak, yet one of the most interesting, as it contains almost every type of vegetation found in Borneo. A well-maintained network of trails - from easy forest strolls to full-day jungle treks – allows visitors to get the most out of this unique environment.
ADDRESS
Muara Tebas Peninsular
93000, Kuching, Sarawak
OPENING HOURS
Mon – Sun including public holidays: 8.00 am - 5.00 pm


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Semenggoh Nature Reserve

Experience to encounter one of the Borneo’s endangered species – Orangutans. It is home to a colony of semi-wild orangutans who are trained and used to human encounters. Visitors will gain the golden opportunity to interact with the orangutans as they will swing down from trees for free fruits!
ADDRESS
KM 20,
Jalan Puncak Borneo,
93250 Kuching,
Sarawak.
OPENING HOURS
Mon – Sun including public holidays: 8.00 am – 4.00 pm
ORANGUTAN FEEDING TIME
9.00 am – 10.00 am
3.00 pm – 4.00 pm


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SARAWAK CULTURAL VILAGE

“See Sarawak in Half a Day” is the claim made by Sarawak Cultural Village, a unique award-winning living museum offering an excellent introduction to local cultures and lifestyles. There are nine authentic replica buildings in the village which represent every major ethnic group in Sarawak; Bidayuh, Iban and Orang Ulu longhouses, a Penan jungle settlement, a Melanau tall-house, a Malay town house, a Chinese farmhouse and pagoda, each is staffed with members of their respective ethnic groups, in traditional costume, carrying out traditional activities.  Every house has a “storyteller” who is an expert in describing and interpreting traditional cultures and lifestyles.
ADDRESS
Sarawak Cultural Village
Pantai Damai, Santubong,
P.O.Box 2632, 93752 Kuching,
Sarawak.
OPENING HOURS
Mon – Sun including public holidays: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm


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THE BROOKE GALLERY AT FORT MARGHERITA

Housed in a Fort named after James Brooke’s wife, Rani Margherita, the gallery’s irreplaceable historical documents, artefacts and arts from the White Rajah’s era, wrapped in steep history and preserved in time. This gallery was a joint project of the Sarawak Museum Department, Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture as well as Mr. Jason Brooke, the grandson of the last Rajah Muda and the Director of The Brooke Trust.
ADDRESS
Fort Margherita,
Petra Jaya,
93050, Kuching,
Sarawak.
OPENING HOURS
Mon – Fri: 9.00 am – 4.45 pm
Sat, Sun & Public Holidays: 10.00 am – 4.00 pm
Closed: 1st day of Main Public Holiday, T.Y.T Birthday, Labour Day, & Malaysia Day


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SARAWAK RIVER CRUISE

Be it a leisurely sunset cruise, a starlight cruise party, a romantic wedding, a corporate function, or just a special evening with friends, a cruise along the majestic Sarawak River on board the Sarawak River Cruise promises to be a memorable experience.
ADDRESS
Kuching Waterfront,
Kuching, Sarawak.
OPENING HOURS
The Daily Signature Sunset Cruise at 5.30 pm -7.00 pm


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CAT MUSEUM

The Kuching’s Cat Museum is the first museum of its kind in the world. It is managed by Kuching North City Hall and has collection of Cat artefacts acquired from the National Museum which displayed them in one of its galleries in Kuala Lumpur. The collections were officially handed over to Kuching North City Hall on the completion of the building in 1992, in which the museum is situated.
ADDRESS
Dewan Bandaraya Kuching Utara,
Bukit Siol, Jalan Semariang Petra Jaya,
93050 Kuching,
Sarawak.
OPENING HOURS
Mon – Sun: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm


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JONG'S CROCODILE FARM AND ZOO

The farm provides a perfect sanctuary for the reptiles, saving the species from extinction. There are huge and deep concrete ponds and natural breeding grounds for the crocodiles to mate and multiply. Apart from crocodiles there are also numerous rare species of birds and animals found only in the Borneo Island.  There are also monkeys, leopard-cats, sunbears, bearcats, pheasants, civets, barking deers, sambar deers, turtles, fruit bats, monitor lizards, pythons and even hornbills.
ADDRESS
Jong’s Crocodile Farm,
Siburan,
29 km Kuching-Serian Road,
93250 Kuching,
Sarawak.
OPENING HOURS
Mon – Sun: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
CROCODILE FEEDING TIME
11.00 am & 3.00 pm