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Sarawak Orchid Garden

Lorong Foo Chow | Kampung Astana, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
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So tranquil

Fell across this place and it is so beautiful! A beautifully maintained garden which is easy to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
huntforgoodtimes
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A beautiful under used attraction

A beautiful botanical garden..park and few people were there. A large selection of Orchids and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
br0za1205
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Lorong Foo Chow | Kampung Astana, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fell across this place and it is so beautiful! A beautifully maintained garden which is easy to walk around. Sat in there for a while and enjoyed the tranquility.

Thank huntforgoodtimes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful botanical garden..park and few people were there. A large selection of Orchids and other plants. Well maintained..nice place to clear the mind

Thank br0za1205
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This garden is across the river and now it is assessable via the bridge. Foremost, it is just a stroll down from the DUN, secondly it was on free entrance. There were many types of orchids there, but it was lack of signs. There could...More

Thank AChee74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice garden which features many variety of orchids and there is no entry fee. There is a mini cafe for visitors to take a break in the hot weather.

Thank Roy F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always talk about food when we talk about Kuching. Go for a change. Visit the orchid garden. Treat your eyes to a feast of flowers. If you go by land (car, bus, etc), it's quite a distance from Kuching town center, known as Kuching...More

Thank lucyang99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's situated about 150m away from the new bridge. This place is worth a visit. Everything is well organized and nicely setup in the orchid garden. There are lots of orchid around.

Thank carm3n2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love orchids so we wanted to see them 5 min by foot from the new walking bridge . We had great views from it . But the blooming flowers and the gardens were great . Nice display and plants higher than 6 feet! Huge!...More

Thank Stroumpfette
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a nice and beautiful garden, and the entrance is free. Cross the new bridge, then walk along the road towards the left, after passing by Astana will soon see the Orchid garden on the left. From the bridge its only a short 10mins...More

Thank Hui Xin S
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We took the new pedestrian bridge over the Sarawak River. From the parking lot there are signs pointing to the Orchid Park. With our standard Map app, it took 15 minutes walk. The gardens are interesting just to wander through even though there is little...More

Thank Capo_in_B
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We also visit the gardens when we come to Kuching. Easy to get to on river boat. Will be good to walk to when the bridge is open.The gardens are peaceful easy to get around and have some lovely orchids. No body rushes you so...More

Thank 918teresah
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Eka M
18 April 2017|
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Response from rick_81_au | Reviewed this property |
Reviewed this attraction rick_81_a... Wyee, Australia 0 Votes just stand and wait at the ramp opposite the "ASTINA"?( which is on the opposite bank), a 'sampan' ( water taxi) will come and collect you. The same will happen... More
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Lucas L
5 March 2017|
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Response from Chin V | Reviewed this property |
No entrance fee. It's free of charge.
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Response from Ali575 | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember the opening hours but definitely take a little ferry across the river and walk. It is not far at all. You can't go in but you can see the Astana and Chief Ministers residence on either side of the road. The... More
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