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Stop At: Borneo Tours by Brighton Travel, Unit 15, Level 2, Soon Hup Tower, Jalan Maju, Miri 98000 Malaysia

Pick up is at 9.00AM or 1.00PM. You will meet our friendly English Speaking driver at your hotel lobby.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: The Grand Old Lady, Canada Hill, Miri 98000 Malaysia

Malaysia 1st Oil Well

The Grand Old Lady located at Canada Hill. It represents the petroleum history of Miri which is almost a century old and is one of the places of interest in Miri. This oil well is no longer in production of crude oil and it has been declared a protected historical site by the Sarawak Government. There is an observatory platform where visitors can have an excellent view of Miri City. Next to this oil well is the newly completed Petroleum Science Museum. Miraculously, the oil well was one of the very few structures that was spared from the bombings, fires and other attacks of World War II.


Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Petroleum Museum, Jabatan Muzium Sarawak Canada Hill, Jln Oil Well No. 1, Miri 98000 Malaysia

Petroleum Museum has various exhibits that show us the history of the petroleum industry in Sarawak. The museum itself is a modern design, completed in 2005. Being partially financed by Petronas, Malaysia’s giant oil company, it bears some similarity to the Petrosains Museum in KLCC in Kuala Lumpur. Good place to get a bird’s eye view of Miri. You can see offshore oil rigs and oil supply vessels from here. This is an interesting museum for geology students or those wanting information on the history of oil exploration in Sarawak. Since it’s free and there’s not a great deal else to see in Miri, it should be on most tourists’ itineraries.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Miri Handicraft Centre, Cnr Jl Brooke & Jl Merbabu, Miri 98000 Malaysia

Miri Handicraft Centre showcases all sorts of unique and handmade art craft, T-shirts, bead work and many more. It is definitely a place that you must stop by to have a short shopping spree for native handicrafts before going back to your hometown. There are various stalls in the centre and so, the choices and options are uncountable with vibrant colors and unique crafting. These stalls are all run by individuals. Regularly, you can see the locals, mostly elderly, hand craft their products live on the spot. Besides crafting and bead work, there are more products selling in the centre including the Penan mats and bakestry items. Wood tied bracelet and necklace are to be seen around too. The building that houses the handicraft centre has rich historical means as it is previously functioned as the Community Hall of Miri state.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Tua Pek Kong Temple, Jalan Bendahara, 98000 Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia

The Tua Pek Kong Temple is a dedicated to the deity most beloved by overseas Chinese. According to local legend, work started in the temple in 1913, in order to give thanks to the deity for helping to end a mysterious epidemic. The temple is situated right next to the Miri Fish Market, where the local catch is landed early every morning. An enormous variety of fresh fish and seafood is sold here.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Tamu Khas, 98000 Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia

Tamu Khas is the native market, where a variety of stalls are selling various tropical fruits and vegetables. Among the favourites are Ikan Terubok Masin, Bario Rice & salt.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Lian Hua San Ching Tien Temple, Jalan Chong Poh, Miri 98000 Malaysia

Taoist temple – San Ching Tian temple was one of the largest Taoist temples in Southeast Asia. The superb red roof, elegant lotus design and the delightful wind chimes make this a very impressive and atmospheric place of worship.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Coco Cabana, Marina Bay, Miri 98000 Malaysia

Coco Cabana is the latest landmark of Miri which houses the 25 meters high seahorse light house. Besides that, you can find varieties of local food stalls (only open from late evening). Enjoy the local food while having a magnificent view of the South China Sea during sunset.

Duration: 30 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick up all travelers from hotels located in Miri City Center only.Pick up surcharge do applies for pick up more than 6km radius from City Centre. Additional MYR 150 need to pay direct to driver upon the service.
Duration
3h
Inclusions
  • Entrance fees
  • Guide fees
  • Transportation during tour
  • Entry/Admission - Petroleum Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Coco Cabana
Exclusions
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Meals
  • Sales & Service Tax (if applicable)
  • Travel Insurance
  • Things not mentioned above
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Insect repellent, good trekking shoes, swimwear, umbrella and hat or cap is required for the trip.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • 30% SURCHARGE DURING FESTIVE SEASON "Chinese New Year" "Hari Raya Aldilfitri" "Hari Gawai Dayak" "Christmas Day"
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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  • Languages Offered: English
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