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Kubah National Park

Kubah National Park

Kuching Division, Sarawak

Established: 1988

Area: 22.30 sq km

Wild Life: Sambar Deer, Mouse Deer, Civet, Porcupine, Squirrel, Chequer-throated Woodpecker, Great Slaty Woodpecker, Silver-rumped Spinetail, Rufous-bellied Eagle, Dusky Broadbill, Green Broadbill, Maroon-breasted Philentoma, Rufous-winged Philentoma, Ferruginous, Verditer, Flycatcher, White-tailed Flycatcher, Hill Blue-Flycatcher, Malaysian Blue-Flycatcher, Grey-bellied Bulbul, Yellow-bellied Bulbul, Everett’s White-eye, Grey-headed Babbler, Chestnut-crested Yuhina, Yellow-rumped, Yellow-vented Flowerpecker and Brown-backed Flowerpecker

Adventure: Picnicking, Jungle Trekking, Trailing and Bird Watching

Location: Kuching Division

Region: Located about 20 km (12 miles) west of Kuching, near the village of Matang.

Nearest Town: Matang

Language: Malay, English, Chinese, Bahasa Malaysia and Mandarin

Altitude: 800 m

Rainfall: 3,990 cm

Temp: 12 c to 32 c

Best Time to Visit: 01-Jan to 31-Dec

Nearest Airport: Kuching International Airport

Accommodation: The Park HQ has large bungalows with bedrooms (6 beds), rest houses (10 beds), hostel (12 beds), all with air-con, TV, hot, water, verandah and full kitchen facilities. There is also spacious BBQ area near the bungalows. The nearby Matang Wildlife Centre offers Chalets and ‘Longhouse’ with hostel-type rooms each containing beds.

How to Reach there: Matang Transport Company bus No. 11 departs from outside the Saujana Car Park in Kuching (check with the Visitor Information Centre in Kuching for the latest bus timetable). Taxis can also be chartered for the 40 minute trip to the park. Alternatively, number of travel operators in Kuching run guided tours to the park.

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Near BY:

Merdeka Palace Hotel-17.7 km
Fata Hotel-18.1 km
McDonald's Restaurant-18.6 km
Rock Road Seafood Restaurant-11.1 km
Tsui Hua Lau Restaurant-18.6 km
Lok Thian Restaurant-20.4 km
Telecommunication station-2.4 km
Astana Shell Station-16.7 km