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Full-Day Malacca Tour from Singapore
"The Malacca city center showcases unique history and culture spanning over 600 years gained from previous colonization by Europeans such as the Portuguese Dutch and British. The journey on the road from Singapore to Malacca takes around 3-4 hours. Savor the view outside as you travel across Singapore and Malaysia or catch a nap in the vehicle.Once at Malacca the first thing that catches your eye will most probably be the iconic red church that Malacca is so famously marketed for to tourists. This building is called Christ Church said to be the oldest protestant church in Malaysia. On the opposite side of Christ Church is the Red Clock Tower that was erected in 1886.Next you will get to see Porta de Santiago (A'Famosa). This is one of the most popular sites in Malacca. It is a major historical landmark and probably the most photographed structure in Malacca. It is one of the oldest surviving European architectural remain you will find yourself at St Paul's Church. Although what remains of the church are now only ruins
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Private Tour: Malacca Malaysia Day Trip from Singapore including Lunch
"Visit Malaysia's most historical city which has seen the rise and fall of major empires struggling to retain their foothold in the region. Malacca was governed by the Malay Sultanate Portuguese Dutch and British who have left behind a wealth of the past evident in Malacca medieval charm picturesque buildings multi-racial population and narrow streets. This Malacca Malaysia private tour includes a visit to historic sites such as St.Paul's Hill where St.Francis Xavier was interned
From SGD454.00
 
Historical Malacca Full-Day Tour from Kuala Lumpur including Lunch
"After pickup from your Kuala Lumpur hotel you'll travel approximately two hours south in a comfortable air-conditioned coach on a day trip to Malacca the oldest trading port in Malaysia. On this Malacca day tour you'll learn from your expert guide how the Malay Sultanate Portuguese Dutch and English ruled in Malacca and you'll see evidence of their history in the picturesque buildings and narrow streets.First you'll visit Dutch Square (Stadthuys) to see the striking red 17th-century buildings that were once the offices of t take a short walk up St Paul's Hill for a panoramic view of Malacca the Malacca Strait and the old town center called Bandar Hilir. You'll see the ruins of St Paul's Church and note the intricately decorated 17th century Dutch tombstones that line the interior. After taking in the views from St Paul’s Hill
From $88.00

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Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall

This large, partly subterranean so-called megamall sits at the foot of St Paul's Hill and so is convenient should you wish to take a wander around some shops after sightseeing. As well as the shops,...
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Willettsworld
Aug 22, 2010

Street markets

I liked this small market which lines the laneway near Christ Church. There is a wide selection of local handicrafts and goods to be bought.Bargaining is welcomed.There are also a few small shops in...
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cafank
Jun 26, 2010

around the red square

near the red square you can find some little shops selling souvenirs. you can find all kind of colorful items there, but too bad they're not original. i see the same items for sale in bali and...
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aalayaa
Aug 30, 2008

taman mini malaysia souvenir shops

on road trip to melakastop by taman mini malaysiahave lunch and freshen upand shop for local souvenirs local handicraftstee shirts, key chains with melaka themegifts for giveawayssandals made from...
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SangAji
Aug 19, 2008

- just some nameless stalls in Jonker Street

Along the Jonker street, you should find stalls that sell magnets and other souvenirs. Just look for stalls selling fridge magnets and/or woodcrafts. Some magnets from Melaka is unique. You can buy...
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niksh
Jul 16, 2008

Tan Kim Hock Product Centre

The food products sold here are locally produced and very popular with visitors. They include durian paste and dried mangoes. They also make durian chendol or coconut chendol. But it is not that...
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mojo1980
Jun 28, 2008
 
 
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On Jonker Street, a night market will be set in the evening till late night. The street is closed to traffic and many stalls line up on both sides selling local craft, food, drinks and many more. Also...
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muratkorman
Jun 06, 2008

Dataran Pahlawan Mega Mall

Dataran Pahlawan Mega Mall , is the latest landmarks in Melaka . It is also the largest mall in Southern Malaysia . Located in the heart of the historic centre and opposite Mahkota Parade .
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cs_zee
Mar 20, 2008

Mahkota Parade

Apart from checking out all the interesting historical relics and buildings , a trip to Malacca’s shopping complexes can be a fun outing too . Mahkota Parade , having won the Malaysia Tourism Gold...
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cs_zee
Mar 20, 2008

Jonker Street

There are innumerable shops along jonker street that are a must-visit. The set-up, concepts and decors of the shops alone are enough to draw buyers inside. And sometimes (even if we don't find...
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f8stop
Feb 15, 2008

Mahkota Parade

Mahkota Parade was the pride of Melaka in the 90s. I remembered that I was awed by the size of the mall when I was there more than 10 years ago. But when I was there recently, the shopping mall seemed...
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Aidy_p
Dec 22, 2007

Pusat Pengeluaran Utama Makanan Tan Kim Hock

This is a shop where most tourists to Melaka will converge here for some shopping. You can find Melaka local produce and food stuff of all around Malaysia. It's a hot spot for group tourist. Some...
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yipsufen
Jul 09, 2007

Mahkota Parade Shopping Complex

Mahkota Parade Shopping Complex is a huge shopping mall in the heart of Melaka. They have all the brands you can imagine for lower prices than Singapore. Bring your cash or your credit card and go...
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Carino
May 13, 2007

Jonkers street

This is the place to check out some collector’s item and the best places to hunt and bargain for antiques.It is important to note that some antiques require clearance from the Director-General of the...
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mary2u99
Mar 22, 2007

Top Hotels in Melaka

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Jalan Bendahara, Melaka, Melaka State, 75100, Malaysia
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118 Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock, Melaka, Melaka State, 75200, Malaysia
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Bandar Hilir, Melaka, Melaka State, 75000, Malaysia
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156 Jalan Merdeka, Taman Melaka Raya, Melaka, Melaka State, 75000, Malaysia
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Jalan Syed Abdul Aziz, Melaka, Melaka State, 75000, Malaysia
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Hatten Square, Jalan Merdeka, Bandar Hilir, 75000
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Top Things to Do in Melaka

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Temple's

Kwan Im Temple is at the end of Jonker Street near the intersection with Tokong Street and is worth a quick visit. I was surprised that this beautiful little temple is not mentioned in my guidebook or...
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St. Paul's Church Ruins

Even if you are not interested in the museums or church ruins on St. Paul's Hill it would be a good idea to climb it just to get a good view of Meleka It is the best place in town to see Melaka except...
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A' Famosa

Once the Dutch took over Melaka from the Portuguese in 1641 work began on strengthening the defense of the town. The fortification included building a bastion in the city walls near the mouth of the...
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Museums

As we had already visited the Malaqa House museum we felt no need to visit this particular one, besides it was not open when we passed by. In 1861 the Chan family acquired 3 adjacent terrace houses...
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Dutch Square

We did not come across so many crowds at Dutch Square on the previous two afternoons but this particular day there were busloads of Chinese and Thai tourists visiting Melaka and the street artists...
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Trishaw Drivers

Taking a trishaw ride through Melaka seems to be the thing to do there at the moment. there are dozens of them offering this service and the price is fixed these days at 40 ringgitt for an hour so you...
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bpacker

"A Yeow Kwee (Glutton) in Melaka"
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mansionion

"Melaka - The Historical City of Malaysia"
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imstress

"Historical Town of Melaka (Malacca)"
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ukirsari

"malacca, a smal historical city"
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Azri_Azmi

"My Melaka"
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