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Sarawak Orchid Garden

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Address: Lorong Foo Chow | Kampung Astana, Kuching 93050, Malaysia
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Tranquil Gardens

Easy to get to by ferry across the river and a short walk. It still has free entry and lovely gardens to walk around.This time we saw many more yellow and brown orchids. A change... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 weeks ago
918teresah
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were many species of orchids to see and take photos, the maintenance of the place is not too bad. I got there at 5pm and had 1 hour to view the entire place. 1 hour was enough time for my friends and I to enjoy the flowers, take photos and videos of the place. If you're an avid flower... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth a visit to these beautiful gardens. The orchids are spectacular. It is well maintained and it's not just orchids here there are plenty of other trees and plants.

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Thank SscSean
Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very beautiful orchid garden with numerous types of orchid. Probably they can add something interesting to the garden to attract more attention such as playground for kids or picturesque scene somewhere in the garden...

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Location a bit way off. Unless you are great fans of orchids give the place a miss. Has a reasonable variety of orchids which might interests nature photographers.Entry is free.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Easy to get to by ferry across the river and a short walk. It still has free entry and lovely gardens to walk around.This time we saw many more yellow and brown orchids. A change from the purples.A small cafe provided a refreshing drink.Opens at 9.30 and we always go early and have the gardens to our self. feels very... More 

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Vancouver
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Various orchids to see mostly outdoors with some in a greenhouse. This free attraction is worth visiting, cross the river by boat to the landing by the ASTANA and walk up the hill.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

I visited during a rainstorm, so may not have seen everything, but still found that the range of orchids was not quite as broad as I was expecting. there are many, many beautiful orchids here, and it's a wonderful place to wander through. But somehow I was expecting more exotic orchids, instead of rows upon rows of incredibly healthy orchids... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Tens of thousands of orchids. Very tranquil setting and free! Staff is very friendly. If you're into orchids check it out.

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CA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Small in size but with some orchids that native to the area and not likely to be seen anywhere outside this country.

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Kuching, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

free entrance fee, know more about plant especially orchid. Can use small boat to across the river from waterfront and just within a short walk will reach orchid garden.

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