Kuching is the capital and largest city of the East Malaysian state of and the district of Kuching. Once the capital of the White Rajahs of Sarawak, now with a population of some 600,000, Kuching is small enough to walk around but interesting enough to keep you there for several days, and a good base for exploring Sarawak.

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  • Location:  , , ,
  • Population:  325,000
  • IATA airport code:  KCH
  • Latitude:  1° 33' 38" (1.5606°) north
  • Longitude:  110° 20' 57.9" (110.3494°) east
  • Elevation:  8 meters (26 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Kuching
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Kuching

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Arabic:  كوتشينغ Bulgarian:  Кучинг Chinese:  古晉 Hebrew:  קוצינג Japanese:  クチン Korean:  쿠칭 Lithuanian:  Kučingas Macedonian:  Кучинг Marathi:  कुचिंग Persian:  کوچینگ Russian:  Кучинг Thai:  กูชิง Ukrainian:  Кучинг Urdu:  کوچینگ Yue Chinese:  古晉 MYKCH

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