Big Island (Malay: Pulau Besar) is an island in Malacca, Malaysia, and is located approximately 13 km from mainland Malacca. Transportation. Private motorboats leave from Pernu, Umbai. Ferries run from the Malacca Pier, located at Melaka Raya, and from Anjung Batu Jetty. Ferries leave the Anjung Batu Jetty at 8:00, 10:00, 12:00, 14:30, 17:00, 18:30 and 20:30, and return 30 minutes thereafter (8:30, 10:30, etc.). The adult return ticket is RM15, children over 4 pay RM11, under 4 RM4.
Bukit Cina is the ancestral burial ground of Malacca’s Chinese community. Also known as Chinese Hill, it is the largest and oldest Chinese graveyard outside of China itself with over 12,500 graves. Although it is primarily a graveyard for early Chinese settlers, the cemetery has about 20 Muslim tombs, too.
Old Town Chicken Rice Balls on one hand, is probably one of the top few places to indulge yourself in some balls while on the other, still below the rank of other elites in Melaka. As expected, the chicken here is steamed quite beautifully - not too over nor under with just the right amount of chewiness. It is also really fresh, so tasting the essence of chicken will be lovely. On top of that, the rice balls are made quite smooth but powdery.
Christ Church Malacca is an 18th-century Anglican church in the city of Malacca City, Malaysia. It is the oldest functioning Protestant church in Malaysia and is within the jurisdiction of the Lower Central Archdeaconry of the Anglican Diocese of West Malaysia.
A domineering presence in the skyline of Malacca, this twin-spired neo-gothic structure was built on the site of an old Portuguese church by a French priest, Father Farvé, in 1856, in honour of St. Francis Xavier, a prominent 16th-century Catholic missionary also known as ‘Apostle of the East’.
Hang Jebat Mausoleum is a burial ground along Jalan Kampung Kuli in Malacca dedicated to the legendary warrior Hang Jebat. Also known as Makam Hang Jebat, the crypt clearly predates the 1512 Portuguese occupation, but its exact date of construction (as well as its authenticity) remains a mystery.
The History and Ethnography Museum is a museum in Malacca City, Malacca, Malaysia.HistoryThe museum is located inside the Stadthuys building, built during the Dutch Malacca administration period.ExhibitionsThe historical section of the museum displays the history of Malacca from its establishment in ...
Jonker 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.
Kampung Hulu Mosque is a mosque in Melaka City, Melaka, Malaysia. It is the oldest mosque in Malacca.The mosque is situated north of Jalan Tukang Emas, also known as "Harmony Street" because of its proximity to the Sri Poyatha Moorthi Temple and Cheng Hoon Teng Temple.HistoryThe mosque was originally built around the year 1720-1728.
The Malacca Botanical Garden (Malay: Taman Botanikal Melaka) is a botanical garden located in Ayer Keroh, Malacca, Malaysia. Recreational facilities here include the Malacca Forestry Museum, Prehistoric Garden, the Storyland, children's playgrounds, the Orang Asli Park, Deer Park, suspension bridge, watch towers and beautiful picnic spots.
Malacca Zoo (Malay: Zoo Melaka) is a 54-acre (22 ha) zoological park located besides Ayer Keroh Highway (Federal Route 143) in Ayer Keroh, Malacca, Malaysia. More than 1200 animals of 215 species can be found at the Malacca Zoo. It is the second-largest zoo in Malaysia behind the National Zoo of Malaysia.
Masjid Selat Melaka (Malacca Straits Mosque) Standing on a man-made island named Pulau Melaka, above the waters of the Straits of Malacca, Masjid Selat Melaka really looks like it’s floating when the tide is high. The mosque was built between 2003 and 2006 and officiated in November 2006 by Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Ibni Al-Marhum Tuanku Syed ...
About Melaka Alive Bringing to life 6 centuries of history, Melaka Alive is a ticketed experience among the existing heritage buildings and museums in Melaka. Attractions include special effects theatres and historical shows as well as Malaysian arts and crafts.
The plan of the palace was based on the Malay Annals' account of Sultan Mansur Shah's palace. Sultan Mansur Shah was the nobleman who ruled Malacca from 1456 to 1477. The Malacca Sultanate Palace is one of its kind in Malaysia as it offers a rare glimpse of the ancient Malay kingdom which once flourished in Malacca.
Mini Malaysia & ASEAN Cultural Park is a cultural park where impressive replicas of traditional Malaysian and ASEAN homes can be seen. Similar to the Karyaneka Handicraft Centre in KL, each house contains furnishings, fixtures and works of art depicting the culture of each state or country.
Proclamation of Independence Memorial Melaka This fine old building is the Proclamation of Independence Memorial located in the heart of Melaka next to the iconic A Famosa Gate. The elegant foyer of the former Malacca Club has been nicely restored.
Sky Tower Malacca | About Us Welcome to The Shore Sky Tower, a truly captivating experience awaits visitors to overview the city of Melaka. At 43nd floor, it is the tallest man-made structure in Melaka City and offers breathtaking views for up to 50 kilometres in every direction.
St. Paul's Church is a historic church building in Malacca City, Malaysia that was originally built in 1521, making it the oldest church building in Malaysia and Southeast Asia. It is located at the summit of St. Paul's Hill and is today part of the Malacca Museum Complex comprising the A Famosa ruins, the Stadthuys and other historical buildings.
Melaka is the old city, which has many old buildings and historic. Stadthuys one and still stands firmly. the building is no longer intact but still quite sturdy. make an impression jadul. There are information boards about the history of the building, so that more visitors know.
Menara Taming Sari is a 110 metre high tower in the centre of Melaka with a revolving viewing platform providing visitors with a panoramic 360 degree view of the city. It calls itself the 'First Revolving Gyro Tower in Malaysia'. There are similar rides in Singapore and Hong Kong among other places.
As the name suggested, the Upside Down House Gallery is a fun place where you all the furniture and decors are placed upside down. The director has more than 10 years’ experience in tourism industry. Due to his love towards Melaka, he decided to set up a new and unique attraction in Melaka. So here comes the birth of Upside Down House Gallery.
Dutch Square Malacca is the most picturesque along Jalan Kota. It's also a colourfull trishaw pickup point, it is distinguished by a group of bright, terracotta-red colonial Dutch buildings, built between 1660 and 1700, with louvered windows and chunky doors with wrought iron hinges.