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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 main chamber worth the climb flights of stairs torch light nice cave bring a flashlight steep steps wear good shoes worth the effort public transport take your time rock formations worth a visit well worth the trip beautiful scenery entrance fee
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Reviewed August 15, 2012

awesome views! if u are a nature lover,MUST GO! but remember to bring torch light!its a bit difficult to climb but the secenery is really breathtaking!its called fairy cave bacause there is a tiny statue on the top n if u pray to her,ur wish...More

2  Thank Julia L
Reviewed August 10, 2012

Only saw the one cave which was interesting but I am used to government run ones like the Fairy and Royal Caves at Buchan with the lighting behind and formations protected. The Fairy Cave was big and you have to climb heaps of steps. Smells...More

Thank HeatherY311
Reviewed July 26, 2012

a bit tiring climbing the man made staircases until you get to the natural tight hole climbing up to a big open space lighted by the giant 'heaven window' on your right..just mesmerizing.!

2  Thank larry s
Reviewed July 19, 2012

There are some other large caves in Borneo or SE Asia but these are my favorite, reasonably accessible, yet still challenging. You'll be glad you went. Cheap too.

Thank meinnit
Reviewed July 11, 2012

As with a lot of attractions in Sarawak/Sabah, it seems all good things require a little climb. We took a brief tour out to see the Fairy and Wind Caves. If you're out seeing one I guess you have to see both, but in reality...More

4  Thank Losrobos
Reviewed June 29, 2012

This cave was an amazing space, like an act work of God. I do not know how to describe here. It is definitely worth to find out by yourself. Went there alone. It is quite scary when the whole cave is just only you!!

Thank Darkwall
Reviewed May 26, 2012

Popular limestone cave near the Indonesian border. A bit of a climb but worth the effort. Easily reached from Kuching and close to the town on Bau

1  Thank Kuching1309
Reviewed May 24, 2012

Fairy cave is a really beautiful place. What's most surprising there is the lush vegetation that can be found everywhere, which is quite unusual for such a big cave. It's very easy to get there by bus, but coming back can be a little harder...More

3  Thank stefelastic
Reviewed May 22, 2012

amazing space inside with natural like from the giant arch on the top side of the cave.

Thank barry l
Reviewed May 11, 2012 via mobile

We hired a tour guide to bring us to this cave and he was from the Melanau background and his name is Mr Bong, very nice guy indeed. To reach to the entrance, one must climb the stairs of a 3-4 storey building. As you...More

4  Thank Stanleyipkiss86
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Eka M
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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
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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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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.
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