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Malacca River

Melaka, Malaysia
06-286-1530-06-286-1531
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good49%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“boat ride” (114 reviews)
“monitor lizards” (41 reviews)
“both sides” (52 reviews)
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Melaka, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's so pretty at night. I love the reflection of the lights.Me and my friends could spend hours just to enjoy the view. Anyway I wanted to try river cruise but I didnt make it. will try that in next trip.

Thank vikaradr
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

-i never tried the cruise at day , but at night, its good -its kind of romantic -there was explanation by the radio along the river

Thank Nur H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is not river but actually a canal, where is you can go for river cruise. You can visit local attraction and see the local shop. However, attraction in malacca are so close that it doesn't require to go for river cruise unless you want...More

Thank AnandJai
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Melaka River which flows through the middle of Melaka City in Melaka, Malaysia, was a vital trade route during the heyday of Melaka Sultanate in the 15th century.

Thank LLing_L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Indian guy mending the photo booth area really needs to be educate on courtesy & basic manners. Seen & heard him telling off a group of Korean group of less the 15 in front of me. When I enter with my family to wait...More

Thank MimiYusoff
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the sunset and sunrise view. It is very relaxing and calming to take few minutes from my busy life to enjoy and appreciate mother nature this way

Thank Farra N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The boat ride was quite thrilling and it really gives you an opportunity to see the beauty of the city and the shops/restaurants on the banks of the river

Thank Gopi D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took the river cruise on the night time. Along both side of the river, there are light s and drawings on the wall of houses. Nice and beautiful.

Thank 1966charl
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would recommend to do the cruise at night-we went in December, we had to wait quite a while but it was worth it, we get an overview of the history of Melaka. Really enjoyed it and would highly recommend it.

Thank Ashwiny A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s impossible to avoid the malacca river if you’re touring the area. We enjoyed walking along the well-maintained riverside walkway. There’s not much to see or do along the walkway, but we enjoyed the peace, tranquility, and people-watching.

Thank loveDCA
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Chabu Z
12 December 2017|
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Response from CyclingBen | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the river cruise starts at the Spice Garden. You can get the tickets there. Location is at this Google map link 2.207228, 102.251781. Hope you enjoy your stay in Melaka :)
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Chabu Z
12 December 2017|
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Response from AmanP | Reviewed this property |
Look for the Museum Samudera ... there's a lane on the right just before it ... take the lane and you can park there. You'll see the River Cruise Ticket booth and jetty from where you park
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Azlan M
11 September 2016|
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Response from peterpillay | Reviewed this property |
No entry fee last June.
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