Malaysia is one of the most visited countries in Asia, and Melaka or Malacca is once great place to visit in the country because of its hand-crafted souvenirs, red-painted Dutch brick architecture, grandiose temples, colorful Baba-Nyononya houses, and commanding mosques. Melaka is considered the birthplace of the Malay civilization, with a rich history of colonial rule under the British, the Portuguese, and the Dutch. Melaka’s currency is Ringgit, and the best rates are offered by malls’ money changers in Kuala Lumpur.
You need to know the three international airports in Kuala Lumpur to get to Melaka which includes the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) which is a low-cost carrier, and the Subang Skylark Airport. From Kuala Lumpur, you can ride a bus and travel two and a half hours which is a cheaper way to get to Melaka, or you can also take a flight to Malacca International Airport that is situated in Batu Berendam. It is also possible to travel from Singapore going to Melaka via bus at the Queen street Bus Terminal, Katong V Mall, City Plaza Singapore, Golden Mile complex, Tampines, Boon bay, and Golden Mile Tower, and travel for about four hours. It is pretty easy to get around in Melaka with cheap attractions and the areas are just walking distance. The top on the list are the Dutch Square and the Chinatown District. A cool way of getting around to Melaka is through riding Melaka tricycles or trishaws, only for MYR 40 per hour. You can also tour around Melaka through a leisure way via the Melaka river cruise.
Hotel accommodations in Melaka are reasonably priced that can fit any budget including cheap, mid-range, and luxury hotels available. There are many tourists attractions in Melaka including the Christ Church Melaka, Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, Sri Poyyatha Vinayagar Moorthu Temple, the Stadthuys, Jonker walk, St. Paul’s Hill, A’Famosa Fort, Maritime Museum, Kampung Kling Mosque, Taming Sari Tower, and Melaka Floating Mosque. The best Melaka food include chicken rice balls, cendol, Nyonya laksa or Nyonya asam laksa, and Gula Melaka. Come and check our website or homepage to get to know more about Melaka food, accommodations, and attractions.
There are a lot of things to do in Melaka aside from taking photos and sight-seeing the best attractions. Come and experience Malaysia, and get to visit Melaka with your family and friends. Book a tour package now!