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Sarawak Cultural Village

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“living museum”(55 reviews)
“long houses”(81 reviews)
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Jalan Pantai Damai, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
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Reviewed 12 March 2012

We spent a few hours here, wandering round the different dwellings. The Cultural Village represents the long houses and other typical accommodation of the 7 most significant local tribes, so we gained a fascinating insight into how the tribes live. We also watched the cultural...More

3  Thank NorthernLizzie
Reviewed 10 March 2012

Don't miss the culture show at 4.30 pm daily. Worth a wait.

2  Thank peterling1
Reviewed 10 March 2012

The Cultural Centre has done a lovely job of presenting the local culture in a most authentic way and the cultural show is impressive. Unfortunately, the cost of entry is way too high.

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Reviewed 6 March 2012

The SCV is nearby Damai Beach Resort. We hired a taxi to go there and it was drizzling in the morning. The driver picked us up at the hotel at 7.30am for breakfast at a local coffeeshop, quite nice and simple food. He also mentioned...More

1  Thank Berries9497
Reviewed 1 March 2012

if you dont have the time to visit an authentic longhouse,this is the best place to learn more about Sarawak. Each type of race has their own uniqueness about them and honestly,the obny thing that will stop u from visitng is the weather. I got...More

1  Thank SilahRoseHyunJae
Reviewed 28 February 2012

This collection of cultures allows you to visit all of Sarawak in half a day. The costumed staff are friendly, speak English well and are willing to pose for pictures. Be sure to attend the cultural performance. It is a folklore show with a sense...More

2  Thank robbear
Reviewed 26 February 2012

this is the place where you can see what sarawak is all about without travelling to each towns of sarawak. A must place to visit. You would be able to see the cultural dance and culture of every ethnics

1  Thank cassida
Reviewed 26 February 2012

I would say this is a must for first timers. Although the price is quite expensive, the experience is worth it. This place is a bit out of town so you would need to hire a car or follow any tours. Do not miss the...More

Thank InaMann
Reviewed 26 February 2012

This is the must visit place in Sarawak. You miss its means you miss the hidden paradise of Sarawak. You'll be introduce to the real life of Sarawak tribes here where its perfectly explain their culture, traditional engineering, and many more in this LIFE MUSEUM....More

Thank mrRemz
Reviewed 21 February 2012

I can't believe that I have been to this place twice and never made a review about it. Well I love this place alot! Still i havent truly discover the whole place yet coz I only went during the RWMF and quite occupied with the...More

1  Thank tenuk
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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)