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Chetti Village

Jalan Gajah, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
+60 13-630 2109
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FREE GUIDED TOUR ON SATURDAY, 25th February 2017.

There will be a FREE guided walk at this village on Saturday, 25th February 2017. Meeting point at... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
MambangUlala
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Heritage

There is good view and relaxation mind. There alot to know about our history of our malaysian... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2016
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Historical records stated that the members of Chetti first came to Melaka as merchant traders since 1400s, before the Malacca Sultanate. They came from Coromandel Coast, from Kalingapatnam and other ports of Southern India. They were trading at Kampung Keling. Among the items traded were spices and silk fabrics. While waiting for the monsoon wind interchange which is about 6 months, they got marri
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20 Feb 2017
“FREE GUIDED TOUR ON SATURDAY, 25th February 2017.”
30 Jan 2016
“Heritage”
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Jalan Gajah, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

There will be a FREE guided walk at this village on Saturday, 25th February 2017. Meeting point at Chetti Museum at 5.30pm. But you had to be there at 5.15pm for registration. The walk will ends around 7.00pm. The FREE walk will be conducted in...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

There is good view and relaxation mind. There alot to know about our history of our malaysian culture.

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Reviewed 25 January 2016

This is a small residential village and not particularly interesting. We didn't see the Museum, however I'm rating it very good for the amazing Hindu Temple a block or 2 back along Jalan Gajah Berang towards the intersection of Jalan Tengkera. The temple entrance is...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2015

The Chetti village is home to a community of descendants of early Hindu settlers who settled in Malacca 500 years ago. They started out as traders and over time adapted to local custom, became Malay speaking but still remain Hindus. They are now known as...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2015

A stroll in the nicest and quietest village I've ever been, especially so close to a crowd small town as Melaka. A taste of India mixed with the local tradition, smiley faces and a relaxed atmosphere on Sundays. Definitely worth a visit.

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Reviewed 30 March 2015

This is a nice clean and neat village, although that's pretty much all it is. We walked through the village and came to a big temple. The temple guardian invited us in to have a look around and told us a bit about the temple...More

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