Miri is a town that is oil built. Before the discovery of oil, Miri consisted of a few strangling huts by a black river. Local residence were aware of the special nature of the greasy sludge that oozed from the ground here and there; with due caution it could be used as lighting fuel.Today, Miri is a prosperous city with a population of more than 300,000 which comprises of Malay, Chinese, Iban, Orang Ulu, Melanau, Bidayuh, with quite a sprinkling of expatriates happily living in harmony. Miri is also known as Northern Gateway to Sarawak. Explore the most out of this prosperous city in this one day trip, with the choice of self-exploration or guided tour. Visit the main attractions in Miri such as the Grand Old Lady, Tamu Muhibbah and shopping spree for the shopping fanatics!