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Address: Melaka, Malaysia
Phone Number: 06-286-1530-06-286-1531
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Day-Trip to Historic Malacca from Kuala Lumpur with River Cruise and Lunch

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Amazing murals

The river cruise is well worth it for the view of the amazing murals all through the centre. We spotted 13 monitor lizards, a turtle, and some cool birds too.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Marianne B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The river cruise is well worth it for the view of the amazing murals all through the centre. We spotted 13 monitor lizards, a turtle, and some cool birds too.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

RM16 for a 45mins boat ride, I think this very reasonable. It allows you to see a little of Melaka riverbank. There is English commentary but due to the poor PA system, it is hardly audibles.

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Took a river boat cruise one afternoon. Although a bit disappointed that there was no running commentary on the boat, the boat ride itself was tranquil, and a good way to see the art and architecture bordering the river.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I took river cruise boat to enjoy the malaca river side tour and the boat ride took 50 mins , the river side buildings we painted in modern arts and there were lots of home stays and accommodations and small hotels cafes restaurants along the river and crossing bridges were built in different styles.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The river is fairly polluted and could do with more TLC. There are broken concretes and I think some safety issues needs to be looked at for families with youngsters. But from this very River and if you bothered to take a more detailed looked Around there are many gems of shops and places stocked in a time warp and... More 

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Petaling District, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Must go for a ride to enjoy and see the beauty and vintage of historical city Melaka. Worth for the money.

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Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the river is dirty and sometimes rather smelly, if you are visiting fo more than 2 nights a trip up the river is probably worthwhile doing. It is not particularly interesting but it does give one a better idea of the town and varied architecture. If walking, there are bars and restaurants en route for refreshments. But be prepared... More 

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KL
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The queue is fast. Doesn't need to wait long. But the river stank although is bearable. Many rubbish in the river, approximately 50 water bottles as both my niece and my daughter took it a game to spot and count them. 😓 It helps if every boat cruise was attached with netting that capture all these rubbish as they cruise... More 

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Kathmandu, null, Nepal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our hotel was just a block away from the river so we went there often, to stroll or simply sit. We found a lot of life among the river, including beautiful gardens and intriguing looking guesthouses and cafes.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nicely presented river banks: hotel, picturesque houses. Pleasant stroll along the banks. Pity it is so short distance you can walk along it...

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