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Kuching Tour Ideas

Kuching City Tour & Semenggoh Wildlife

Kuching City Tour & Semenggoh Wildlife
Duration:
6 hours
From:
USD 80.00
A tour of Kuching will take you from the era of the White Rajahs to the present day. Visit the world renowned Sarawak Museum and the Brooke Legacy (White Rajahs) - Square Tower, Astana and the Court House. There is also the Cat Monument, Tua Pek Kong - Chinese Temple, the old State Mosque and one of the hottest leisure spots in the City, the Kuching Waterfront Esplanade. After lunch, depart for the Semengoh Wildlife Centre located a short drive from the centre of the city. The aims of the centre are to rehabilitate confiscated wildlife which has been incapacitated or handicapped due to prolonged captivity by humans, with the objective of eventually releasing them to the forests; to conduct research on wildlife and captive breeding, particularly on endangered and game species for small scale farming; and to serve as an education centre for wildlife conservation for students, trainee teachers and the general public. 

Fun Filled Kayaking Adventure in Kuching

Fun Filled Kayaking Adventure in Kuching
Duration:
6 hours
From:
USD 48.48
This 6-hour fun kayak adventure takes you to one of beautiful natural settings while paddling down Sungai Sarawak Kiri. This is a great place for swimming and photography of variety tropical plants species. Lunch, and hotel pickup and drop-off from select hotels in Kuching is included.

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Kuching Airport (KCH) Information


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 KCH Kuching Airport Info & Guide


Kuching International Airport

Where is Kuching Airport?  


Kuching, the capital and most populous city of the East Malaysian state of Sarawak, is small enough to explore on foot, yet interesting enough to keep you around for several days. Kuching makes for a good base to explore the Sarawak region.


Kuching International Airport (IATA: KCH, ICAO: WBGG), or simply Kuching Airport, is located south of central Kuching, in Kuching District, in Kuching Division, in Sarawak province, in Eastern Malaysia, Malaysia. It is sometimes referred to as KIA Airport, although this is not an official code. The airport is shared with the military.


In 2012, Kuching Airport served 4,186,523 passengers, making it the 4th busiest airport in Malaysia.


Airlines that fly to Kuching Airport include AirAsia, Hornbill Skyways, Malaysia Airlines, Tanjung, SilkAir, Tiger Airways and TransAsia Airways.


Destinations with flights to Kuching Airport include Balikpapan, Bandar Seri Begawan, Bintulu, Hong Kong, Johor Bahru, Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur, Manis, Miri, Mukah, Mulu, Penang, Pontianak, Sibu, Singapore, Taipei and Tanjung Manis.


Your best bet for a Kuching Airport transfer is a taxi. Details on all options are included in this guide.


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As one of the two states in Malaysia which controls its own immigration autonomy, Sarawak exercises special regulation upon arriving and departing from all Sarawakian airports, including Kuching. All passengers travelling with any flights from outside Sarawak (including all flights from Peninsular Malaysia, Sabah, Federal Territory of Labuan and outside Malaysia), must pass through the immigration control at the first entry airport.


Ironically, the passport will be stamped once if foreigners are entering Sarawak directly with any flights from outside Malaysia, where else twice if entering Sarawak from Peninsular Malaysia or Sabah.




Additional Kuching Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 14 Dec 2021