Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Sandakan, Malaysia


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 7 sights
Distance 2.8 km
Ascend 99 m
Descend 135 m

Explore Sandakan in Malaysia with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Individual Sights in Sandakan

Sight 1: Agnes Keith House

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Agnes Keith House is a historic house museum in Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia. The museum is named after Agnes Newton Keith, an American author known for her three autobiographical accounts of life in British North Borneo.

Wikipedia: Agnes Keith House (EN), Website

638 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 2: Sandakan War Monument

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The Sandakan War Monument is a monument established by the British located in the town of Sandakan, Malaysia, to commemorates the town citizens who died during the Second World War. The monument is part of the Sandakan Heritage Trails, a "Heritage Trail" which connects every historic sights of Sandakan.

Wikipedia: Sandakan War Monument (EN)

39 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 3: Chartered Company Monument

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The Chartered Company Monument is a monument in the town of Sandakan in Sabah, Malaysia dedicated to the British servicemen or employees who were killed at the end of the 19th century. The monument was built by the British North Borneo Company and part of the Sandakan Heritage Trails, a trail which connects the historic sights of Sandakan.

Wikipedia: Chartered Company Monument (EN)

19 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 4: William Pryer Monument

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William Pryer Monument is a monument that stand in the Malaysian town of Sandakan as a memory of the founder, William Burgess Pryer. It is part of the Sandakan Heritage Trails, a trail which connects all the historic sights in Sandakan.

Wikipedia: William Pryer Monument (EN)

580 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 5: Sam Sing Kung Temple

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Sam Sing Kung Temple (also known as the Three Saints Temple) is a Chinese temple in Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia. Built in 1887, the temple is the third oldest temple in Sandakan, after Goddess of Mercy Temple and Tam Kung Temple. It is part of the Sandakan Heritage Trail.

Wikipedia: Sam Sing Kung Temple (EN)

502 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 6: The Parish of St. Michael's and All Angels

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St. Michael's and All Angels Church or for short St. Michael is an Anglican church in the city of Sandakan in the Malaysian state of Sabah in northern Borneo. St. Michael is the oldest stone church in Sabah. The impetus for the construction of the church dates back to the clergyman William Henry Elton, who is also known as the founder of St. Michael's Secondary School, located next to the church.

Wikipedia: St. Michael's and All Angels Church, Sandakan (EN)

1071 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 7: St. Mary's Cathedral

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St. Mary's Cathedral, or Sandakan Cathedral, is the cathedral and mother church of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sandakan in Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia.5.840196°N 118.111502°E Founded in 1883, it is the oldest church in Sandakan.

Wikipedia: St. Mary's Cathedral, Sandakan (EN)


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