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Reviewed 6 days ago

Walk around here in the evening. There are few souvenir shops across the road. Reasonable price. Near the walkway got a lot of stalls selling light food, dinner, local specialty (eg Kuih Lapis etc). Local jogging around here, nice view, nice walk.

Thank ngengkiang
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had some free time and decided to walk along the Esplanade. There was a function of sorts being setup for the evening. Interesting and people friendly happy people. The 'S' shaped pedestrian Bridge (Darul Hana Bridge - Footbridge across Sarawak river in Kuching). Very...More

Thank huju80
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not much things to see. Can just take a stroll and relax. A few stalls around there. Can visit some of the shop houses nearby. Please take note that Sunday most of the shops not open

Thank jenlim2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a week in Kuching so walked along the waterfront many times - day and night. We always felt safe. It was clean and you don't feel like you are in a big city. In the evening there are food stalls. Small boats go...More

Thank ohiowanderer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a lovely ninte with festivities all around. The water front was juat pretty with colourfull lights and singing and shows happening all around. Stalls and kids playing bubbles too. The weather was good and I walked up untill merdeka palace. During the day,...More

Thank Moozzy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The river is really filthy with garbage floating all over. People appear to throw their litter directly into the river. Many of the stalls don't open till the evening. They fare is also priced and targeted to tourists. For more genuine food, go off the...More

Thank tropictrav
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty were happening during my visit. Music, local arts & craft & other events were held there & its vicinity. A new pedestrian bridge linking to the other side of the river. The bridge is built to sway a little. You will feel it when...More

1  Thank Gabbytla
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A walk along the Kuching Esplanade is a relaxing way to spend some time. We were happy to sit and watch the local people going about the daily business.

Thank Flyinglarks
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Good to visit during the day or evening. Just walk around, try some local food, take a river boat cruise (I would recommend the small, authentic looking one).

Thank 302talitham
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

The Kuching Waterfront is a beautiful and vibrant place, with a good selection of outdoor dining options. We visited during a music festival so there was a high standard of street performers. The view across the Sarawak River to the Legislative Assembly Building is simply...More

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