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Address: Melaka, Malaysia
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A nice experience during evening.

A nice experience during evening. Make sure wearing long sleeves dress because of mosquito bites. Worth the money.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
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Alor Setar, Malaysia
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Alor Setar, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

A nice experience during evening. Make sure wearing long sleeves dress because of mosquito bites. Worth the money.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

A good resprite from trudging through humid weather by foot - in fact, an opportunity for an afternoon nap for more than half the men in the boat. A slow, steady eddy up and down a river that had, at one point or another, a more colorful history. These days, modern murals cover the back alleys and make them more... More 

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Klang, Selangor, Malaysia
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We went for night ride. A long queue due to weekend travel. The pricing however seems quite steep for adults. RM 15.00 for adults, RM 5 for children below 12. The ride took about 40 minutes. It went through the passage and some inaudible recorded description was given along the way.Due to the condition of the river, the smell was... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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24 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

This is a great way to see parts of Melaka you probably wouldn't otherwise. Price is maybe a little much but worth doing. Get to see backstreets, residential housing and many other places. We used it as an orientation type tour when we first arrived

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Bangkok, Thailand
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11 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

We went to Melaka during one weekend in January and decided to try river cruise. Most of the reviews mentioned that the fare is 10 RM. We went there after 5 pm and the lady at the ticket counter told us that the ticket cost 15 RM after 5 pm. We paid for 7 peoples. After that there was a... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Me and my wife tried the night cruise in the Melaka river. The sight was nice and you can see many of the attractions as you pass by the river. Problem with the cruise why I rated as average is the smell of the river. The river stinks, it kinds of ruins the mood. Not only that, you will sometimes... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We had fun on the 40mins cruise and it is value for money. Nice especially at night, well maintained and can consider an educational actuvity too.

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129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Melaka River Cruise This was a highlight full of interest and sights, including numerous water monitors. Not expensive and it carries the importance of the river to the development of Melaka as a major trading port, for Malays and then for colonising countries. The views of the houses give a taste of Malaysian life, both traditional and modern. Good for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

It is nice to go on a Melaka River Cruise. I think it ranks with the Seine River Cruise in Paris & the Thames River Cruise in London as a must do when you are there. I prefer the night cruise when the lighting changes the whole scenery. It's a small river compared to Seine & Thames but do go... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Ticket costs 20 RM for adult and 12 RM for children.. It's OK lah.. we get to know the history of each area / "Kampong" in Malacca.. the houses are also still the same as the old time, they don't change it, cool.. There are so many uniques Cafes and Restaurant around the river, but sadly we didn't have the... More 

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