Must see shopping in Melaka

  • Jonker Walk Night Market

    Food hawkers, trinket sellers and fortune-tellers line Jln Hang Jebat for Melaka City's weekly extravaganza of street food and shopping. The street closes…

  • Orangutan House

    It's impossible to miss the giant orangutan mural above artist Charles Cham's gallery and T-shirt store. His colourful, primitive-style paintings sell for…

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    Wah Aik Shoemaker

    The three Yeo brothers continue the shoemaking tradition begun by their grandfather. Their beaded Peranakan shoes are considered Melaka's finest and begin…

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    RazKashmir Crafts

    This little boutique is packed floor-to-ceiling with authentic Kashmiri crafts, jewellery, rugs and clothing. Peruse embroidered cotton tunics, enamelled…

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    Tham Siew Inn Artist Gallery

    Vibrant watercolours of sunsets, street scenes and temples fill this lovely art gallery spanning the entire length of a shophouse along with its inner…

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    Shore Shopping Gallery

    Anchored by upmarket Singaporean department store Tangs, this mall is a pleasant spot for a browse of around 100 shops and restaurants over four floors as…

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    Clay House

    This lovely shop displays a delightful galaxy of perforated pottery tea-light holders, bowls and ornaments, made here by clay craftsman Leong Chee Hsiung…

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    Dataran Pahlawan

    Melaka's largest mall has a collection of upscale designer shops and restaurants in the western half and an underground craft-and-souvenir market in the…

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    Sixty 3 Heritage

    If you need a figure-hugging qipao (cheongsam), a colourfully patterned Nonya kebaya (blouse), sarong, batik clothing or an elegant man's shirt, this shop…

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    Umyang Batik

    The cat-and-mouse designs on Ha Mi Seon's hand-painted, batik-print T-shirts and other clothing are undeniably cute. It's a great place to pick up…

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    Malaqa House

    This huge museum-like shop is set in an elegant traditional building and is stuffed to the gills with antiques and replicas. It's not cheap, but it bursts…

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    MPH Bookstores

    This bookshop has the city's best selection of English-language titles.

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    Giant B

    While visiting the Botanical Garden, it's worth dropping by this showroom for a local bee-breeding and honey-making demonstration. In the showroom, which…

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    Gee's Original

    Mr Huang carves and paints fun, witty and colourful handmade wooden clogs, adorned with faces of the day – Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un (whoever is flavour…

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    Freeport A'Famosa Outlet

    You can find around 80 shops and places to eat at this discount shopping mall outside the main gate to the A'Famosa resort.

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    Hatten Square

    A fashion-heavy mall topped with the glamorous Hatten Hotel and with a skybridge link to Makhota Parade.