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Sarawak Cultural Village

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Jalan Pantai Damai, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
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We booked a shuttle trip through the concierge at the Grand Margherita Hotel and the minibus left at 9:15 for the morning show at 11:30 at 40 r per person transport payable to the driver and then 60r per person to enter the village.We came...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank AndyIsobel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a good place to see all the culture at sarawak.from city its around 30 minutes drive.first cultural show is 11.30 am and second show at 4.30 pm. Lunch is available and need to purchase. Bit expensive and dont be shock 😅 Its value...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank travelyamu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The village gives one an experience of the different ethnic houses e.g. Iban, Bidayuh, Penan tribes. We ate Chinese steam glutinous cake, participated in bamboo dance, played spinning tops, crossed Iban wooden bridge and many more. The cultural show is interesting and definitely recommend for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ang M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed walking around the Cultural Center. We also enjoyed talking with some of the indigenous people and seeing how they lived. The 45 minute show was very good. However, the premises need to be maintained in a better manner. It is too good a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank wuffwuff9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the kuching city centre is very easy to get there, the bus goes in front of the grand margherita hotel and on way costs 20 myr. The ride to the culture village takes about 40-50 minutes. Tne ticket to the village is 60 myr...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank evalottame
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide, Barack, had so much interesting information and facts about the history of the “First White Rajah” and the tribespeople, including the headhunters. How they lived and the difficulties they faced, including the cultural compromises that were made so identities were not lost.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 17 February 2019 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
Thank rodgerssri
Reviewed 14 February 2019

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 10 February 2019 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
1  Thank mxnixxx
Reviewed 5 February 2019

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
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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)