Kuching Vacations & Travel Packages!
The capital and most populous city in the Malasian state of Sarawak, Kuching is situated on the Sarawak River at the southwest tip of the state. The city brings together a mix of crafts, cultures, and cuisines. The streets of the city are bustling and modern along with offering a colonial vibe. Tourist attractions in the city include a plethora of museums, market places, naturally beautiful tourist spots, and much more. There are lots of Chinese temples attracting spiritual travelers and architecture buffs as well.
Places of Interest in Kuching
Located next to the Merdeka Hotel at Dataran Kuching, Sarawak Museum is known to be one of the best museums around the globe. The museum was established in 1891. The museum offers tourists an opportunity to learn about Sarawakian tattoos, culture, and so on. Entry in the museum is free of cost.
One of the oldest trading streets in the city, Main Bazaar offers a selection of shops selling all types of local souvenirs. The market is known for antiques, souvenirs, and well known Sarawak Layer Cakes. Morning is the best time to visit the market.
Located in the north of the city, Cat Museum is home to more than one thousand cat memorabilia from all round the blue planet. Some of the famous cat memorabilia here are of Garfield and few other popular cats of Disney. It is an excellent place to visit for tourists who are avid cat lovers.