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Interesting. but hard to imagine its historic significance

A bit out of the Unesco historical town, but only a 15 minutes drive along Bukit Cina, on a small... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Max M
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
A small fort on a small hill

Generally circular-shaped with just a small ground area inside where there are about five or six... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
Myo M
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Coquitlam, Canada
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Jalan Ujong Pasir, Melaka 75050, Malaysia
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

A bit out of the Unesco historical town, but only a 15 minutes drive along Bukit Cina, on a small hill sits the fort. It is well maintained and as signs inform the visitor restored with help of AKZO Nobel. The Original form is well...More

Thank Max M
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Old Portuguese fort. Quite out of the way, and really difficult to get to. Make sure the cab doesn't disappear on you as you could be left stranded. Not real means of being able to walk to other destinations either.

Thank MrDavetheSarks
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Excellent trip ever really want to come and make more explore great place to go amazing more fun to have.

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Generally circular-shaped with just a small ground area inside where there are about five or six cannons pointing outward on the rampart (that goes around inside), there's just "not much at all" to say about this fort, and the view from the fort (it sits...More

Thank Myo M
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I do appreciate its nature preserved area.. Nowadays its rare to find such places wherein history is still intact.. On top d fortress U can view a glimpse of the city... "

1  Thank Waynasdi M
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We appreciated the surrounding lush greenery and the delightful broad views from the fort. It's simpler and far less crowded than A Famosa across town.There were plenty of active monkeys to see and a sense of tropical calm. We also really enjoyed the delicious fresh...More

Thank Davo742
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This place is a small fort built by the Portuguese while in Melaka a few hundred years ago. Actually the fort is a small one up on a hill. Nothing special when you climbed up there, and the place is quite neglected.

Thank Ngan H
Reviewed 18 September 2016

It is about a 50 minute walk from the town centre down roads with no paths. When you get there you wonder why you bothered. My advice-don't.

1  Thank HKinsey
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Nice historical place but it is really high, not safe for children and elderly people to use the stairs. Stairs have large cracks,high steps and muddy. Good spot to take pictures with the cannons. Be careful of ants at the stairs.

Thank Jive04
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Hmmmmm, you climb up to the fort the take you 2min to walk around the fort and 2 min take photos and 1 min see it clear. That's all

Thank Jim T
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