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Fairy Caves

Bau Town | D/A Dewan Masyarakat Krokong, KM10, Krokong/Tringgus Road, 94000 Bau, Sarawak., Kuching 94000, Malaysia
+60 13-803 5516
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Bau Town | D/A Dewan Masyarakat Krokong, KM10, Krokong/Tringgus Road, 94000 Bau, Sarawak., Kuching 94000, Malaysia
+60 13-803 5516
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Probably our third favourite place in and around Kuching. Would benefit from a better bus service as the only options are to book an expensive tour or hire a driver for the morning. It was cheaper going to Semmengoh and Bako combined than it was...More

Thank emz_ing
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I took a bike as otherwise it is complicated to get there and involves 2 buses and a longish walk. The entrance is through a 3 storeyed staircase upwards and then more stairs when finaly to arrive to a huge semi open hall. Stunning!!!

Thank JambiP
Reviewed 18 September 2017

climbed up many stairs , nice view in the cave. remember to bring torch light with athletic sport shoe . If can, try to explore inner of the cave with tour guide leader. Another nice experience !

Thank ILim_13
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Location is about a hour drive from Kuching, depending on the traffic. With little fee, the cave is worth a visit. First, you need to claim a six flight stair, unless you are weak in knee, it is actually not difficult. However, once you step...More

2  Thank ZeroSnow
Reviewed 6 September 2017

It looked a bit run down with the entrance consisting of a dirty concrete structure that holds a long staircase up to the entrance. All of that is forgotten once inside the caves, quite awesome, much bigger than you would imagine a cave could be....More

1  Thank PaulHCLiverpool
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Equip yourself with a powerful flashlight so that you can clearly see interesting rock formations, the stalagmites and the stalactites. Such curious features are basically what the whole cave is all about. Dress with common sense. Wear comfortable clothes, preferably loose, long pants, light long...More

Thank lucyang99
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The cave is situated in a tranquail surrounding it cuts into the limestone mountain. Legend says, it was said to be occupied by people whom have changed into stone when they laughed at a cat being dressed like human.

Thank Andy5009
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Well worth the trip and the climb up the stairs. The caves provide an awesome perspective into the natives and their stories.

Thank FransGrut
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Fairy Cave - Kuching, Sarawak. Fairy Cave together with the Wind Cave are in the Bau district. A former gold mining settlement that is 48 km from Kuching. Tourist will visit both the caves in half a day; usually the Wind Cave first followed by...More

1  Thank chew eng o
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The entire cave system here, you'd walk on boardwalks so you dont want to worry about tripping on rocks etc. I liked this one for that as other caves, you're grabbing onto dirty ropes, walking on slippery slopes etc. This one smelled the worse from...More

Thank KevinLA310
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Eka M
9 April 2017|
Response from AnaRocha2014 | Reviewed this property |
I rented my scooter at a local garage and was fine. that's the address: NO.29, Jalan Tabuan, 93100 kuching. phone: 082-24508 I negotiated the price for 2 days _ 80 ringgit ($18) have a nice time :D
Eka M
9 April 2017|
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Response from Kumariseetha | Reviewed this property |
My apologies, I have no recommendations on scooter rental but it's a great idea. You will have flexibility to move around and see other places. It will save you time. Enjoy your trip!
20 March 2017|
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Response from Adie K | Reviewed this property |
The Fairy Cave is harder to reach,but is more scenic. The wind cave has micro bats is is not a photo friendly area.