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Sarawak Cultural Village

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Jalan Pantai Damai, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited in Feb. caught shuttle out, cost us 100RM per person including ticket. Could have got it a little cheaper by booking GRAB and booking online, but for the sake of 10Rm it was easy. Caught 12 o’clock bus out, walked over to the beach...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Experience Borneo in one location with different culture villages. Must not miss the culture performance after the main entrance.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jameslee2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked the tickets online directly from their website and took a shuttle van from the designated hotel lobby to the Sarawak Cultural Village. The Cultural Village is located on the outskirts of the Kuching city. Travel time was around 45mins to 1hour depending on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was amazing seeing all the cultural heritage of Sarawak being preserved. Each structure was completely different. It was peaceful and a quiet oasis when entering each structure. The only problem is that we personally had to rush to make it to the performance and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AnonNightshade
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth doing to find out about all the different cultures that make up Sarawak. A level walk around to each building and long house. To access many of the long houses involves steps. Most have broad steps for those not willing to try log steps....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank travellerin0z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sarawak is a large state with many unique tribes with their cultures. Sarawak cultural museum is the place to be able to see them all in a day. Although it is mainly meant for foreign tourist but I will always recommend even locals (especially from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tmlie
Reviewed 16 January 2019

The village is about a 30 minute drive from central Kuching, and provides good quality displays of the various ethnic groups that live in Sarawak. There is a typical house displayed for each group, in which staff from that group show examples of crafts, cooking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Curtain12856
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Must visit for every visitor to visit. The cultural dance show is a delight for the eyes and ears. Very entertaining.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Expedition241260
Reviewed 8 January 2019 via mobile

This just feels so fake, it’s just not enjoyable 30-45 minute show in a purpose built tourist destination. It does give an insight to a fascinating culture but do yourself a favour and stay one night in a longhouse. If you like the tourist set...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Paulbo4
Reviewed 27 December 2018

We enjoyed our visit here. It’s a great way to learn about the different ethnic groups in Sarawak. We enjoyed visiting each of the houses, where we got the opportunity to try local sweets and biscuits, freshly made. We thought the Cultural show was good...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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22 August 2018|
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Response from amillidge | Reviewed this property |
We took small regular van back to Kuching. From memory 10 MR per person, which was double what locals paid. Still hardly a fortune. You could get a Grab there and van back? Unless make other arrangements with someone... More
19 June 2018|
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Response from MrADobbs |
We got a taxi driver from Kuching for R 160 for 4 hrs. We got tickets from the Daima Hotel next door for 60.
2 May 2018|
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Response from NSEL | Reviewed this property |
Entrance fee is RM60 for adult, RM30 for children (6 to 12 years old)