There are several popular scuba diving centers which organizes training and trips on the same. In a nutshell the city has been actively promoting underwater activities creating a perfect diving environment. The season for scuba diving in Kuching stays from April to September. For more adventure lovers there is option for wreck diving too.
Highlights: the delicious local food at the stopover village for lunch
The caves are a brilliant sightseeing spots with interesting and awe inspiring cave paintings, traces of cave wildlife, larger chambers and curved structures. The touring guides are the best resources for knowing the historical significances of each of these caves. The agency organizes multiple styles of tours so it is advisable to gain thorough knowledge on the various types of tour conducted and then opt for a suitable one. Highlights: Complete expeditions with inclusion of jungle trekking and village stay in the trip
Bako National Park, Kuching
The park holds seven distinctive rainforests eco system. Then it’s a lovely jungle trek exploring the remarkable diversity of wildlife based here and reaching a secluded beach.
From this beach one can hire a local boat to watch sea stacks. Langurs (leaf monkeys), wild boar, flying squirrels long-tailed macaque monkeys, and monitor lizards as well as hundreds of different bird species all are available here.
There is a cafeteria serving snacks and camping area within the park for overnight stay. Location: banks of Tabo River Price: 10RM per person. Timings: 8:00am to 5:00pm
Semenggoh Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre
Timings: 8am and 12.30pm & 2pm and 4pm
Price: RM3 per entry, RM40 for guide Kuching Wetlands National Park
Sarawak River Cruise
Highlights: Cultural Show
Price: 60RM per person.
Highlight: Lunch at Malay village
Sarawak Cultural Village
Highlights: The cultural dance programs by various races showcasing their talents and giving a glimpse of their rich heritage.
Timings: 9:00 am to 5:15pm and open on all days
Location: Pantai Damai Price: 60RM for adults and 30RM for children
Location: Jalan, Tun Haji, Kuching
Timings: 9:00am to 5:30pm
Price: Entry free for all.
Jong's Crocodile Farm & Zoo
Location: Kuching Serian Road
Price: Adult RM12 and Child RM6 for locals and adults RM22 and Child RM 11for foreigners.
Timings: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Highlights: Boat or cruise ride to capture some photos of the beautiful place
Location: Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kuching
Visit the Cat Museum
Location: North City Hall on the top of hill called “Bukit Siol”, Kuching
Timings: 9 am to 5 pm daily (close Public Holiday)
Price: Entry is free for all visitors however there is a charge of RM3 for Camera and RM5 for video camera
Kuching Wetlands National Park
Highlights: spotting Irrawaddy dolphins
Timings: Best during low tide, as crocodiles come to bask in sunlight.
Kubah National Park
Highlight: Water fall trail
Location: Jalan- Landu Sampadi, 20km west of Kuching.
Timings: 8:00am to 5:00pm
Price: RM10 per adult
THE GREAT ORANGUTAN PROJECT
Highlights: feeding the orangutans
Location: Jalan- Landu Sampadi, 20km west of Kuching