Malacca River, Melaka

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Admire the wide and storied waters of Malacca River, the natural feature around which the town grew and prospered. Hop aboard a popular sightseeing cruise to discover the history of the urban area and the importance of the river to its industry and culture. With many key historical and architectural landmarks lining its banks, the river offers new perspectives on the city and plenty of photographic opportunities. Plan your Malacca River visit and explore what else you can see and do in Melaka using our Melaka trip planner.
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  • Pros: - Affordable Ticket - No long que - Short waiting time (every 20 mins theres a boat) Cons: - Crowded inside boat - Cruise Driver doesnt say or explain anything during the cruise. - Only the side...  more »
  • Boat trips 3/4 hour available nice views e.g. paintings on historical and other buildings. Limited history information on boat audiotape. Night trip nice as well as lit up nicely. Riverside nice to wa...  more »
  • A nice, breezy up & down 40min evening boat ride on the Malacca River, passing by heritage buildings on either side that are beautifully lit up in various colors. Many building walls were decorated wi...  more »

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