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Melaka River Cruise
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Melaka, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We felt like it was one of them ‘must do’ things whilst in Melaka but in hindsight I much preferred walking up and down the river. The boat travels quite quickly and feels a bit rushed. Don’t sit at the front of the boat you...More

Thank Tigerlily752
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were walking around nearby the river. Nice view at night. The cruise glittering light with the passenger. The fare not too expensive. We had enjoy on the cruise along the Melaka River and feel satisfied.

Thank Zaharullail A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall it was a fun ride going through the river. It takes you through the town through the river where you will pass by beautiful people, animals, buildings and all cafes by river its quite beautiful. You will also see reptiles swimming about and jumping...More

Thank Resort58120605881
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First arrived in Melaka we just falling in love with this place. When you take a boat tour you will know the history about Melaka. The government take care about history and culture.

Thank yanitaribka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We caught this in the late afternoon to avoid the tropical rain! However it did not disappoint. The cruise takes about 40mins. In our case first part was with music on. On the return there was commentary in three languages including English, Dutch and malay....More

Thank 795rebekahw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have spent a day in Melaka but feel we could do with two days. It is a lovely place with a lot of history to it and various cultures had an influence on the architecture which is quite evident. The cruise itaself is very...More

Thank MartinaDushi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is fun to see river front sites up close but it would have helped to have an English speaking guide. There are alligators in the water so keep the hands in the boat!

Thank ZZiDive
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some boats have proper seating where you are facing forward - which is how it should be when you are on a site seeing tour. We got the other type of boat where everyone is sitting in long rows facing each other with your back...More

Thank Crisper1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nice cruise experience around Melaka river. however more item should be out along the river to make this trip more awesome. Overall the trip is satisfactory

Thank hakimali85
Reviewed October 11, 2018

It's nice to do this cruise if you're in town, it was pretty at night when we did it but i'm sure it'd be nice during the day too. It is a good way to see the city without walking. It also goes past some...More

Thank Sally K
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November 9, 2018|
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Response from Duperman | Reviewed this property |
You can't get off at half-way. You start and end at the same place. In general, there are 2 points/places in which you can board the ferry. The 1st is the popular and more crowded place near Hard Rock/Stadthuys. The other is... More
November 9, 2018|
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Response from josephdavid2805 | Reviewed this property |
A single trip is a round trip.
April 29, 2018|
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Response from Juliana C | Reviewed this property |
hi Nasim its same price for locals and foreigners. Try morning or late evening or night. Can get very hot in the afternooon