Kuching

Kuching is the capital and largest city of the East Malaysian state of and the district of Kuching. Kuching is small enough to walk around but interesting enough to keep you there for several days, and a good base for exploring Sarawak.
Photo: CoolCityCat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Castle
is a palace in Kuching, , , on the north bank of the Sarawak River, opposite the Kuching Waterfront. Photo: watchsmart, CC BY 2.0.

Stadium
Sarawak Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Kuching, . Photo: Rizaliskandar, Public domain.

Museum
The is a cat museum in Kuching, , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

School
, officially Kuching High National-type Secondary School, is a public secondary school in Kuching, the capital of the state of .

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a suburb of Kuching, , .

Kuching

Latitude
1.5606° or 1° 33' 38" north
Longitude
110.3494° or 110° 20' 57.9" east
Population
325,000
IATA airport code
KCH
United Nations Location Code
MY KCH
Elevation
8 metres (26 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4834272899
Geo­Names ID
1735634
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Kuching
  • Albanian: Kuçing
  • Arabic: Kuching
  • Arabic: كوتشينغ
  • Aragonese: Kuching
  • Armenian: Կուչինգ
  • Arpitan: Kuching
  • Asturian: Kuching
  • Azerbaijani: Kuçinq
  • Banjar: Kuching
  • Basque: Kuching
  • Bavarian: Kuching
  • Bengali: কুচিং
  • Bosnian: Kuching
  • Breton: Kuching
  • Bulgarian: Кучинг
  • Burmese: ကူချင်းမြို့
  • Catalan: Kuching
  • Cebuano: Kuching (distrito)
  • Cebuano: Kuching
  • Chinese: Kuching
  • Chinese: 古晉
  • Chinese: 古晉縣
  • Chinese: 古晋
  • Chinese: 古晋县
  • Chinese: 古晋市
  • Corsican: Kuching
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  • Danish: Kuching
  • Dutch: Kuching
  • English: Kuching City
  • Esperanto: Kuching
  • Esperanto: Kuĉing
  • Estonian: Kuching
  • Finnish: Kuching
  • French: Kuching
  • Friulian: Kuching
  • Galician: Kuching
  • Georgian: კუჩინი
  • German: Kuching
  • German: Kucing
  • Greek: Κούτσινγκ
  • Gujarati: કૂચીંગ
  • Hebrew: קוצ'ינג
  • Hebrew: קוצינג
  • Hindi: कुचिंग
  • Hungarian: Kuching
  • Icelandic: Kuching
  • Ido: Kuching
  • Indonesian: Kuching
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Kuching
  • Interlingue: Kuching
  • Irish: Kuching
  • Italian: Kuching
  • Japanese: クチン
  • Javanese: Kuching
  • Kannada: ಕುಚಿಂಗ್
  • Kazakh: Кучинг
  • Kongo: Kuching
  • Korean: 쿠칭
  • Latvian: Kučinga
  • Ligurian: Kuching
  • Limburgan: Kuching
  • Lithuanian: Kučingas
  • Low German: Kuching
  • Luxembourgish: Kuching
  • Macedonian: Кучинг
  • Malagasy: Kuching
  • Malay: Bandar Kuching
  • Malay: Kuching
  • Malayalam: കുച്ചിങ്ങ്
  • Maori: Kuching
  • Marathi: कुचिंग
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kuching
  • Minangkabau: Kuching
  • Mongolian: Кучин
  • Narom: Kuching
  • Neapolitan: Kuching
  • Norwegian: Kuching
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kuching
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kuching
  • Occitan (post 1500): Kuching
  • Persian: کوچینگ
  • Picard: Kuching
  • Piemontese: Kuching
  • Polish: Kuching
  • Portuguese: Kuching
  • Romanian: Kuching
  • Romansh: Kuching
  • Russian: Кучинг
  • Sardinian: Kuching
  • Scots: Kuching
  • Scottish Gaelic: Kuching
  • Serbian: Kuching
  • Serbian: Кучинг
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kuching
  • Sicilian: Kuching
  • Sinhala: කුචින්ග්
  • Slovak: Kuching
  • Slovenian: Kuching
  • South Azerbaijani: کوچینق
  • Spanish: Kuching
  • Swahili: Kuching
  • Swedish: Kuching
  • Swiss German: Kuching
  • Tagalog: Kuching
  • Tajik: Кучинг
  • Tamil: குசிங்
  • Tamil: கூச்சிங்
  • Telugu: కూచింగ్
  • Thai: Kuching
  • Thai: กูชิง
  • Turkish: Kuching
  • Turkmen: Kuçing
  • Ukrainian: Кучинг
  • Ukrainian: Кучинґ
  • Ukrainian: Кучінг
  • Urdu: کوچینگ
  • Uzbek: Kuching
  • Venetian: Kuching
  • Vietnamese: Kuching
  • Vlaams: Kuching
  • Volapük: Kuching
  • Walloon: Kuching
  • Waray (Philippines): Kuching
  • Welsh: Kuching
  • Western Panjabi: کوچینگ
  • Wolof: Kuching
  • Wu Chinese: 古晋
  • Yue Chinese: 古晉
  • Zulu: Kuching

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