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Great riverside views and walks

Nice place to see a good deal of Kuching water front and historic buildings. Touristy, nicely... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Stewtop
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Nice stroll day and night

As our accommodation was across the road we used the water front both day and night to get to most... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JustJessPerth
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  • Average19%
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“sarawak river” (46 reviews)
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Jalan Main, Kuching 93000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice place to see a good deal of Kuching water front and historic buildings. Touristy, nicely situated for sundowners.

Thank Stewtop
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As our accommodation was across the road we used the water front both day and night to get to most places. During the day it offers very nice views of the Convention Centre and Astana House, at night it comes alive with locals and tourists...More

Thank JustJessPerth
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Has a nice vibe as tourists and locals congregate. I loved the care of the river and the sense that this is a place of love. The music festival was one with music played along the esplanade.

Thank Deborah v
Reviewed 1 week ago

A comfortable place to walk along the river in the cool of the evening.There are colored water fountains and places to sit. You can take a river boat trip Plenty of food stalls or if you prefer a restaurant but no alcohol served . The...More

Thank Lylemate
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really really enjoy Kuching and the esplanade is great! Always something happening here, either the guys selling stuff or the restaurants selling very good food, or just small bars where you can drink coconut juice and look at the golden government office. Lovely place...More

Thank martyna_polska
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice area to walk along and view the river. There are pop up eating stalls along here as well as local eating places. A must visit is James Bistro, amazing food and lovely views and atmosphere. Very good prices too. In the evening there...More

Thank Leigh T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a great pre or post dinner walks, when it is cooler and the lights start turning on. Quite a relaxed and safe place.

Thank Dina_2600
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While exploring the city one way or the other you will end up here, it is nice to walk along the river and have look on the other side and the busy river. We went there during the day and night, both times worth it....More

Thank tisalo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyable and interesting place for a walk at night time. Lots of energy from local people and lots of good places to eat, both snacks and sit down meals.

Thank Benny518
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting spot for tourists with lots to see and do. Besides the promenade for a night evening or early morning stroll, food stalls and eating places are lined up offering local delicacies. One can take a sampan (boat) across the river to the North...More

Thank Augustine H
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