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Address: Melaka, Malaysia
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Enjoyed The River Cruise - A Great Way To Look Around!

We were surprised just how far we ventured in land on the cruise, there was over 9 kilometers, we passed many older areas that seemed uninhabited - I guess an evening cruise would... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
IanW-QLD
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Brisbane

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were surprised just how far we ventured in land on the cruise, there was over 9 kilometers, we passed many older areas that seemed uninhabited - I guess an evening cruise would show more activity at the rivers edge perhaps. It seemed that many parts of the city are vacant - historical areas and activities areas and markets all... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the river cruise from the jetty close Taman Rempah i suppose. way less crowded than the Stadthuys jetty area. Price was reasonable for us the whole family (grandparents till grandchildren). We cruise on the river at night and it was really nice to see the river stretch was filled with nice view of the river side hotel and... More 

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Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with family, and we tried the evening one previously, so we tried to take the cruise at night this time. Think we prefer the night view more. So I guess, it would be best to take the cruise during evening sunset time! The price is expensive! There's different pricing for weekends/holidays. And you are forced to take a group... More 

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Thank aflame_SG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one artistic River cruise that you should not missed😍. You get to see different structural bridges and wall painting during the entire river ride. Not to mention the unique difference of the kampong and modern housing. In the late afternoon or even in the morning when the weather is cooler you can even jog or stroll along the... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice view for both day or night trip at very readonable price. You can see many beautiful mural by locals and historical cinema. The trip is about 15 minutes. They will take your picture before departure. Try this if you want your picture printed on paper and magnet..it could be your vacation souvenior. To get here just walk through the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth it. Better than Menara Taming Sari. Around 35minutes from start to finish. The narration a bit hard to be heard. And be prepared to be wet if you sit infront.

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Davao City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I highly recommend the Melaka River Cruise for an ultimate cultural immersion in Melaka. By trying this, you'll get to see the riverside old buildings, residences, hotels and restaurants. You will also have fun watching other tourists and locals. The best time to experience the cruise is sunset or evening time.

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Thank Dibyne
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For me, the price paid for this river cruise is not really worth the experience. Nothing much to see along the river since the tour is quite short. For better experience, I think it is better to talk a walk along the riverside. U can stop and take a lot of good pictures rather than on the cruise. 😊

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The river cruise is like any other you have done to be honest it's better at night and cheaper in the week as they charge a higher fee if your foreigner and no one can tell you why that was the same at the Zoo bird farm ect.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

The cruise takes about 45 minutes. It cost 23R. Once you buy your ticket, you line up. Hopefully you are not the first in line & have to wait for enough other people to arrive to fill the boat. We only waited a few minutes. The commentary on board was quite good & quite informative. Well worth doing.

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