Miri has long, white beaches, well
frequented on weekends.
Luak Bay Esplanade is a meeting point for
The beaches of Bungai and Peliau, less than
an hour’s drive from the city centre, offer
different scenery. Local fishermen land their
catches here; savvy housewives turn up at
the right time to bargain for guaranteed fresh
fish, prawns and other seafoods.
Miri beaches are idyllic, but it is wise to
observe a few elementary rules. Large
amounts of sun can be harmful. It is
advisable to use sunscreen and wear a hat,
and it is not advisable to go to sleep under
the full sun.