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Malacca City Private tours

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From Kuala Lumpur: Private Full Day Tour to Malacca

1. From Kuala Lumpur: Private Full Day Tour to Malacca

A fascinating blend of Portuguese, Dutch and British influences have made Malacca one of the most popular tourist destinations in Malaysia. Your tour starts at St. Peter's Church and Dutch Square, from where you will head off to A Famosa. This site, a tiny gate is what is left of a once mighty Portuguese fortress, is the oldest surviving European architectural remains in Asia. This site's rich historical background earned it a UNESCO World Heritage Site designation in July 2008. Then, enjoy an authentic Malaccan local lunch at the Perenakan Restaurant. Keep your spirits high as you continue on to see other fascinating spots around Malacca, including Portuguese Square: affectionately referred to as Mini Lisbon, this is an attraction not to be missed. Lastly, enjoy shopping at the famous Jonker Walk bazaar, a market selling a variety of interesting handicrafts and souvenirs - you'll be sure to come across a treasure or two!

From Kuala Lumpur: Private Transfer to Malacca City

2. From Kuala Lumpur: Private Transfer to Malacca City

See more of the history and culture of Malaysia by visiting Malacca. Book a private transfer and take the stress out of the journey. Get picked up at your chosen location in Kuala Lumpur and relax as you’re taken directly to your hotel in Malacca. Choose the time of day you and your group would like to travel, and pick a vehicle that can comfortably accommodate your group size. Enjoy a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle with a professional driver.  Once in Malacca City, take in the heritage of Jonker Street, Christ Church, and more. Select a round trip option if you’d like to be taken back to Kuala Lumpur.

Private Tour: Historical Malacca Day Tour from Kuala Lumpur

3. Private Tour: Historical Malacca Day Tour from Kuala Lumpur

Following a hotel pick-up at 9:00 AM from you hotel in the Kuala Lumpur City, your first stop will be St. Francis Xavier Church. This church was built by Father Farve, in 1856, in honor of St. Francis Xavier. It was at one time the largest church built by the MEP (Paris Foreign Missionary) in the Malay Peninsula. Afterwards, proceed to Stadthuys, which is the most visited Malacca attraction. It is an old Dutch building, that is a big city hall once used for public gatherings. Representing the Dutch architecture, it is a red building in the center of city that was built in 1650 by the Dutch people on the land. For the same reason, Stadthuys Melaka is also known as the famous Dutch Square. After having lunch continue to Christ Church. Built in 1753 in honor of the centenary of the capture of Malacca, it is one of the most recognized and photographed places in the city. Head over to Mosque Kampung Kling, located within the vicinity of the famous Harmony Street, where houses of worship from various religions harmoniously coexist. Built in 1748, like many Malaccan mosques built around that period, it displays strong Javanese and Oriental influences in its architecture. The mosque was reconstructed and renovated in 1872 and 1908 to replace the original wooden structure with one made of concrete. In 1999, after a restoration exercise by the Department of Museum and Antiquity, it was declared a historical monument. Along the way, snack on various street foods that is influenced by the many cultures that have both passed through Malacca and planted roots here. After some more exploring, hop back in the comfortable vehicle for the ride back to Kuala Lumpur.  At approximately 5:00 PM, you'll arrive back at your hotel in Kuala Lumpur City area where the tour will end.

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What people are saying about Malacca City

Our tour to Malacca was well judged and interesting, with a gentle walking tour of the historic town centre, a good quality included set lunch and a drive to the “floating” mosque on the seashore. Mr Maidin was a most knowledgable and very considerate driver/guide, taking good care of our preferences and limited physical fitness. We had a most enjoyable day and recommend this excursion.

Our guide was so friendly and brought us appropriate places where first-time travelers must see. Eventually, he, Kuma-san, speaks Japanese even English tour, and we could communicate easily. He tried to go wherever we wanted, tried to do whatever we wanted. He was the best guide I’ve ever met before. Thank you so much, Kuma-san !

We had an excellent day with our amazing guide/driver, Patrick. Patrick was very knowledgeable about the town and was a great person to have around for the day. Malacca is a beautiful town with lots of history, needed longer to explore!

Another full day, in a place full of history, symbols, beauty. Melaka, formerly Malacca, city and port, is a multicultural city worth reading about. A great heritage! Thanks Maidin Man!

Driver/guide (Sara) was very knowledgeable and informative. (Did talk a little too much about himself !).