Melaka City Tour & River Cruise With Lunch

Cultural & Theme Tours in Melaka City

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For short or long term visitors in Melaka this is perfect opportunity to visit The Melaka city. On tour we will take you to of most important attractions of Kampung Morten, Jonker Street, Cheng Hoon Teng Temple in Melaka and River Cruise.The Melaka River Cruise is a great way to see the sights of Melaka at a leisurely pace, in comfort and without breaking the bank. The Melaka River is where the town began and it has played a key role in Melaka's colourful history. Taking a river cruise is like seeing Melaka from the back door.During Lunch time we will bring you for have an Baba Nyonya Lunch.
9.30 am meet and greet our friendly English Speaking Driver at the hotel lobby and proceed for your tour and You will be picked-up from your hotel in an air-conditioned vehicle and take a tour through the Melaka City.Melaka River CruiseThe Melaka River is where the town began and it has played a key role in Melaka's colourful history. Taking a river cruise is like seeing Melaka from the back door. A few decades ago the river was a stinking waterway lined with decaying houses on stilts and the untidy rear side of crumbling shophouses.Yes, there has been a lot of new development but at the same time an effort has been made to preserve many of the historic buildings and bridges along the river. Even the newer buildings have been painted with colourful murals depicting different aspects of Malacca's rich history and cultureThere are now three jetties, one at each end of the route and one at The Shore. You can begin the cruise from any jetty: Muara Jetty, Taman Rempah Jetty and The Shore Jetty.Kampung Morten – A LIVING MUSEUM IN THE MIDDLE OF MELAKA TOWNMany tourists, who have visited Kampung Morten here, described this traditional village as a 'living museum'. This is no surprise as residents at this world heritage site, located right in the middle of this historic city, have been practicing a lifestyle that does not differ much when compared to that of their forefathers apart from the unique design of the village's houses.MALAY VILLAGE, VILLA SENTOSA, LIVING MUSEUM, FAMILY POSSESSIONS, CULTURAL SHOW.Jonker StreetJonker Street – the centre street of Chinatown – was once renowned for its antique shops. However over the years it has turned to clothing and crafts outlets as well as restaurants. The best part of Jonker Street is the night market on Fridays and Saturdays that sells everything from tasty treats to cheap keepsakes.Cheng Hoon Teng Temple in MelakaCheng Hoon Teng Temple is one of the most notable landmarks in Malacca. This Chinese temple is billed as the oldest Buddhist place of worship in the country. Built in 1646, it is also known as the ‘Merciful Cloud Temple’. The temple is dedicated to Kuan Yin, Goddess of Mercy. A black, gold and red-robed statue of the goddess stands in the central prayer hall. Cheng Hoon Teng temple was constructed by Chan Lak Koa, son-in-law to Captain Li, Malacca’s second Chinese kapitan.During Lunch time we will bring you for have an Baba Nyonya Lunch.(Nyonya food is a mixture of Chinese and Malay flavors, but also has a flavor that is distinctly unique).End of the tour return to your hotel in an air-conditioned vehicle.

What’s included

  • English Speaking Driver
  • Transport by Air-Conditioned Vehicle
  • Hotel Pickup and Drop-off
  • Lunch Baba Nyonya
  • Lunch

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
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