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Melaka River Park and Cruise

14 locals recommend ·
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Tours last about 45 minutes in boats ranging from 20 to 40 seats, and normally a minimum of eight passengers is required before departure.
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Min Fen
Min Fen
August 14, 2019
30mins boat tour ride around the Malacca River with historical buildings within the city. An artistic view and colors decal painted along the stretch of shop houses. Recommended for evening or night ride as compare to day ride which is less hot and marvelous night view along the river.
September 26, 2017
Expect looking at the historical buildings, taking cruise to look around Meleka is another suggested activity. It takes about 30 minutes. There are many graffiti or street art on the river side. They are very stunning. It is so chill enjoying the view and the relaxing atmosphere.
February 16, 2019
Just relax and enjoy the 30min ride. We did it in the evening as the afternoon was very hot indeed. You will enjoy the ride along Malacca River with the history being told along the way. Its was a beautiful ride as you can see the lights of all the bridges with the historical names given to these…
December 11, 2016
Walk or sit the cruise at melaka river. Nice lightnings and see many interesting Kampong (Village) houses.
Mr. Liow
Mr. Liow
May 06, 2016
This river cruise is worth taking during the night
August 08, 2018
For a quick tour around the city at a leisurely pace, hop on the Melaka River Cruise. During the 45-minute ride, you will get to see the best bits of this historical city, offering sights such as the traditional Malay village Kampung Morten and the beautiful murals alongside Jonker Walk. To join the…
April 09, 2016
A guided River Cruising tour explain some details about Malacca through the rivers path. River cruise should be taken at night to savour the splendour lightings of villages that crosses its path from one point to another and back again.

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Melaka, 75000
Phone06-281 4322
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 11:30 PM
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