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scenic area in kuching

nice place to walk around, see the river and mosque and interesting restaurants and shops and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sudhir_Rajagopal
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Pretty at night

Way better views walking along here at night than during the day! As there's not much happening... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
DaisyN91
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Devon, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Jalan Main, Kuching 93000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

nice place to walk around, see the river and mosque and interesting restaurants and shops and scenic areas

Thank Sudhir_Rajagopal
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Way better views walking along here at night than during the day! As there's not much happening during the day. At night there are food and drink stalls and souvenir stalls. Just a relaxed chilled out area to walk along. The lights are lit up...More

Thank DaisyN91
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth a walk along the river front. Both nights we were there there was live music and some little stalls. The walk is flat and lit and gives a good view across the river to the parliament building.

Thank Kerry G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the esplanade expecting to have many food options, but was only greeted with the same options all along the boulevard. Looked like a place where the locals would come to admire the river and to chill in the afternoon. We were there in...More

Thank lostcausechicas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So much of the waterfront areas of Malaysia is wasted. The esplanade is an exception. A well kept park with well maintained paths follow the Sarawak . You'll be sorry if you miss this!

Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely esplanade along the Kuching waterfront which is said to be modelled after the french riviera. The walkways are clean and wide, easy to walk along. Great view of the Kuching skyline, and of the little boats that ply their trade bringing...More

Thank moonlotus18
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kuching esplanade is well paved and relatively short. It provides a nice walk along the river and you get perfect views of the DUN Building, Fort Margherita and The Astana. There are also jetties along the way should you want to cross the river. At...More

Thank janet2309
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our hotel was next to the waterfront so we walked along it many times during a three week visit to Kuching. It always appeared clean and welcoming at any time of day and night. At night it is bustling with locals and visitors visiting food...More

1  Thank Ian S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the highlights of a trip to Kuching - just to wander along the esplanade on a fine evening and sample some of the delights on offer, see the Astana and the parliament all lit up across the river, note the odd...More

Thank austinsba
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

If you are in short trip, this is a must visit spot. Great view of Sarawak State Parliment and Fort Margherita. Best time of visit is on weekend evening around 6pm as you can have day and night view of riverside, plus the water fountains...More

2  Thank DavidChoo707
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