Located at Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock or better known as Heeren Street, this was once the enclave for the elite Peranakan in the mid-19th to early 20th century. Visit the A'Famosa, Dutch Square or the The Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum. NOMAPS offers close proximity to various attractions which are located within walking distance.
Malindo Air travels direct from the Penang Island and Pekan Baru, Indonesia to the Malacca International Airport.
There are various budget airlines flying to the Kuala Lumpur International Airport which is 1 hour to 1.5 hours' drive to Malacca.
The 1 hour - 1.5 hour ride from Kuala Lumpur is accessible via North South Expressway. Simply drive along E2 and exit at Ayer Keroh.
Alternatively, exit at Simpang Empat - This route passes through Alor Gajah and takes approximately 25 mins drive to reach Malacca.
Chartered taxi services are available which will drive you around the city and even outside of Malacca - Most taxis carry up to 4 passengers at a time.By Bus
Many express buses reach Malacca Central Bus Terminal from Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, and other parts of the Peninsular Malaysia.
Malacca, a historical city which have developed over 500 years of trading and cultural exchanges between East and West in the Straits of Malacca. The influences of Asia and Europe have endowed the towns with a specific multicultural heritage, where the many religions and cultures met and coexisted. Its government buildings, churches, squares and fortifications demonstrate the early stages of this history originating in the 15th-century Malay sultanate and the Portuguese and Dutch periods beginning in the early 16th century.
Marvel in private houses of the Straits Chinese which are beautifully ornamented or enjoy a 45-minute River Cruise through Malacca River.
Take a slow stroll along Jonker Walk where you can get delicious local delicacies and experience the living of the Peranakan.
Soak in the atmosphere in any of the hip bars and cafes that dot around Jonker Walk.
Enjoy some retail therapy by exploring Jonker Walk to bag some unique crafts fashioned by local designers, or antiques and vintage clothes too.
Experience Malacca from a different view by taking a trishaw ride around the city.
Enjoy free guided tours to 12 historical sites in Malacca! More information is available at the Tourism Malaysia Tourist Information Centre.
Enjoy a 45-minute journey along the Malacca River with colourful murals depicting different aspects of Malacca's rich history and culture.
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Tour the historical city of Malacca with the Panorama Malacca double-decker tour bus.
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