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Bau Town | D/A Dewan Masyarakat Krokong, KM10, Krokong/Tringgus Road, 94000 Bau, Sarawak., Kuching 94000, Malaysia
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All reviews bau town worth the climb torch light stairs to climb bring a flashlight wear good shoes amazing cave public transport worth the effort take your time worth a visit well worth the trip entrance fee beautiful scenery bats fairies torchlight
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

These caves a well worth a visit They have a large and very green entrance which makes the front very light Watch your step as the path can be very greasy

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kevin F
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Went with a driver to see this cave. Amazing place, but only 4 stars because of the poorly maintained stairways and paths. After rain it was extremely wet and slippery and a bit scary at times. But don't let this put you off. Just be...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Puggle73
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful environment, where you can take really pretty photos. Do combine the visit with the Wind Cave that gives the more traditional, dark cave experience. But I preferred the beauty of the Fairy caves. Works well for families, also with young children.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Elin B
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

If you want to drop by and visit a natural cave, you can go here. The national park authority will charge RM1 for Malaysian, RM3 for foreigners. It tooks about 10-15mins to reach inside of caves. It sure makes you sweat and do a bit...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank kiang long A
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Bring a torch and hat to cover your hat from bat pooh! Very slippery underfoot in places, so bring good footware.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jos1966
Reviewed March 26, 2018

The place is about 50min drive from Kuching. The entrance fee is 5RM for foreigners. We spend about 1h in total in the cave. Before entering the main area you will need a torch (I just use the one from the phone) and there will...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank M9000
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

It's a big cave inside and I meant it's really big. Lots of stairs to climb, though manageable by most adults as the whole trail is ain't that long too. An hour is more than enough for you to walk the trail and explore the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank desmond169
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Definately looks like a fairy cave. Plenty of stairs to walk up to the top but definately well worth it. Kids enjoyed it too

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank blackJaz
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Be prepared to climb a four storey set of steps to enter and watch your footing inside. No flip flops! It is worth the effort to visit these caves

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Philip_G746
Reviewed January 15, 2018

Proud of sarawakian. Must visit whenever come to Sarawak. See the ancient cave and the culture. Need stamina.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Eka M
April 9, 2017|
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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
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Eka M
April 9, 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!
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612jay
March 20, 2017|
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Response from adiek2016 | 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.
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