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Address: Melaka, Malaysia
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A walk along the river.....\o_o/

There are walking pathway along the river. It's nice! At the smae time you can see the back part of the shops as you are walking along the river. Enjoy!

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 24, 2015
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Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

There are walking pathway along the river. It's nice! At the smae time you can see the back part of the shops as you are walking along the river. Enjoy!

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Carcassonne, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Very pretty on the river, interesting buildings and wall paintings. Nothing to dislike unless very picky - there is a talk in English on the way back

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Tasmania, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

As we were walking around there were locals there who were trying to intimidate you in the day time making you feel uneasy. There was rubbish in the water, and in spots an extremely strong sewage smell. At night it was pretty with the lights all lit up

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

I love the Melaka River Cruise, i've done it twice. It's RM 10 for locals and RM15 for foreigners. It's a nice way to relax for about 45 minutes. I've done it during the day and at night. Personally prefer the ride at night. Stop at Jonker Street and have a drink by the river in one of the little... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, null, Vietnam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

The hotel gives me a gift ticket to explore the river by boat. we started from the boat station near Maritime Museum Malaka and went a long the street then came back on around 30 mins. i had a chance to see a different Malacca, especially the house with painting on walls.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

at first we thought the cruise would be the typical tourist trap but it was worth it. very relaxing and goes up 4kms or so. there is a little recorded information on the way back. go a little towards the evening if you prefer to see the lights on.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Took the 40 mins river cruise during the night. It was a nice breeze along the riverside. Passed by one of the Hotels where we used to stay last year and a lot of other buildings where we have not ventured before. Overall it was a relaxing and enjoyable ride. Note that there is an extra charge of RM5 for... More 

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Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

wonderful river bank view. ticket quite cheap especially if you are Malaysian. don't seat at the front row of the boat or else you will end up getting wet with the smelly water splash.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

The evening river cruise is worth the fare....good scenery & beautiful lightings along the river.....it would be better if the cruise moves at a slower pace....

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Breezy and fe-feeling Venice gitu....but under-the-bridge view was not that pleasant, the local authorities could do better. Rides were affordable, great way to see Melaka and the buildings...

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