Melak attractions

Historic Building in Melak


This rough wood-and-rattan Benauq Dayak longhouse is sparsely occupied during the day, but welcomes visitors – especially those interested in purchasing woven handicrafts, bracelets or an ornately carved mandau (mac…
Nature Reserve in Melak

Kersik Luway

There are 57 species of orchids in this isolated preserve about 16km southwest of Melak, though most flower in December and January. The final few kilometres to the park are on dirt roads.
Museum in Melak

Sendawar Ethnographic Museum

This small museum dedicated to Dayak culture is 17km west of Melak harbour on the road to Eheng longhouse.