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Address: Melaka, Malaysia
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06-286-1530-06-286-1531
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Private Tour: Historical Malacca Trip from Kuala Lumpur Including Lunch
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Day Trip to Historical Malacca from Kuala Lumpur with River Cruise and Lunch

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Malacca River

This has been cleaned up a lot over the years. It's now quite a pleasant place to walk in the early evening. A river cruise is cheap and a fun way to see the sites.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

This has been cleaned up a lot over the years. It's now quite a pleasant place to walk in the early evening. A river cruise is cheap and a fun way to see the sites.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Best time to go is right before the sunset, so you get to enjoy the day scene as well as the night scene.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There were a few of us and we were seated near the front of the river boat. The children were especially excited when water splashing against the bow happened to come into the boat. Along the river, we saw graffiti art. It's colourful and creative pictures made the ride more interesting. Well, we took the ride in the afternoon. So... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a MUST place to explore while you are sightseeing in Malacca. The boat ride is fun complete with narration about the history of each historical buildings that are passed through, the boat handler is very informative and friendly too. Overall , it's indeed an awesome experience when you and your family visit Malacca. Just hop on the boat... More 

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Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have time to spare, you take this ride for about 40min round trip river cruise. I will say that this will definitely a good way to take enjoy the view of Malacca in a lazy laid back way. It will be nice to take the ride on the weekend where you will be able to feel the busy,... More 

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Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have time to spare, take the 40min round trip river cruise. It will cost 15.90RM for adult foreigners on Mon-Thur. It will be slightly more expensive on weekends. Definitely a good way to take enjoy the view of Malacca.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelling up and down the Malacca River gave a different view of Melaka. We were able to see some historical buildings as well as get a great view of the many, many murals that are on the buildings. It was a gallery of paintings there were larger than life and was very colourful. Our guide was very informative about the... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyable trip up and down the river, clean water, great way to see the beautiful murals on the houses, frequent services, wished it was longer.

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Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been some time that the Melaka River had its clean up started. But if one stays at the newer Melaka Raya area, most of the time is spent shopping and eating there. So it is easy to miss this enjoyable walk. There are shop houses that open their back doors to the river with brightly painted walls and... More 

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Pasay, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the short boat ride...great view if only they will reduce the price then it will be much better.... Once is enough i guess.....

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