Malacca River, Melaka

3.3
#1 of 10 in Parks in Melaka
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.
Create an itinerary including Malacca River
map
Malacca River Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 3.5
2,214 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • The boat ride was about 45 mins and you can see a lot of beautiful murals. The price of adult ticket cost 23ringgit and 10 ringgit for kid.  more »
  • A Riverfront renovated and full of cafes where drink. There is also the possibility to make short cruises. Not bad but don't expect anything.
    View original
  • This river, winding and curving, long and interminable, around the banks of which all kinds of touristic life is always taking place, is the unparallelled queen of this city! It is the heart of the ci...  more »
Places to stay near Malacca River

Plan your trip to Melaka

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Malacca River by other users

12 days in Malaysia & Singapore BY A USER FROM VIETNAM July, culture, outdoors, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Melaka BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA June, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Melaka BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA June, culture, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM INDIA October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM INDIA May, kids, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans