Historical Malacca Day Trip from Kuala Lumpur

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From $85.00

11 reviews   (3.45)

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 8 hours

Departs: malaysia, malaysia

TicketType: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.


Take a step back in time with this fascinating tour of the historical city of Malacca. Malacca city is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Founded in 1400, Malacca was once one of the greatest trading ports in Southeast Asia. With strong Portuguese, Dutch, and British influences, Malacca is now left with rich heritage and a unique mix of architectural styles.

Visit the street of Harmony where you can view the oldest Chinese Temple and Hindu Temple in Malaysia. Walk through the ruins of St Paul’s Church where St Francis Xavier was once buried.

River Cruise from Taman Rempah Jetty, the cruise will stop at Flor De La Mar Jetty where the cruise ends. (Flower of the Sea) is a replica of the original which was lost off the coast of Sumatra and sank in year 1511. build in 1502 in Lisbon and one of the finest vessel of the time.

Malacca is unlike anything else and you will not want to miss a visit to this amazing, historical city.

What's Included


Hotel pickup and drop-off


What's Not Included


Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 1
  • CHILD: Age: 2 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 99

Additional Info

  • All transfers and half/full day tours – NO refund for cancellation received within 24 hours notice
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Please bring your own Sanitizer
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Coach Tour
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Infants free of charge, no seat.
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Bukit China (Chinese Hill)
According to Malay history the marriage of the sultan to the daughter of the Emperor resulted in a dramatic influx of Chinese settlers because when the princess arrived she brought along a size able retinue that included 500 handmaidens.
The Ming Bride set up home on Bukit China along with her vast entourage and the hill has been a Chinese dominated area ever since.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Red Square (Dutch Square)
Build between 1660 and 1700 , bright terracotta-red colonial Dutch buildings with louvered windows and chunky doors with wrought iron hinges.The inside of the Stadthuys is beautiful with white, monumental staircases and high windows. It looks like a typical 17th century Dutch municipal building.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

St. Paul's Hill & Church (Bukit St. Paul)
The exterior is mostly ruins and resembles Portuguese architecture. A small paved path is cut out on the hill top that leads visitors inside the church ruins. The church is dedicated to Saint Paul the Apostle and you'll see his statue painted in white.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Christ Church
Christ Church was build in 1753 to celebrate a century of Dutch occupation. Exterior is instantly recognizable brick-red building with a huge white cross at the top. The interior of the cathedral has 200 year old handmade pews, decorative fanlights and plagues that honour Dutch soldiers and locals. When the British took over Malacca they added a weathercock and bell to Christ Church and transformed it from a Protestant church into an Anglican one.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Malacca River
Once dubbed the Venice of the East by European seafarers as it was a prominent port of entry for traders from Europe and Asia during the late 16th century.Spanning a total distance of 10km.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

St. Peter's Church
St. Peter's Church is the oldest operational Catholic Church in Malaysia. It was built in 1710 on land donated by the Dutchman Maryber Franz Amboer. The oldest item in the church is the bell, manufactured in Goa in 1908.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Cheng Hoon Teng Temple
The oldest Buddhist place of worship in the country, build in 1646 it is known as the 'Merciful Cloud Temple'. The temple is dedicated to Kuan Yin, Goddess of Mercy. A black, gold and red-robed statue of the goddess stands in the central prayer hall.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Portuguese Settlement
In the early 1930s, the British Resident, at the request of a French missiionary allowed the establishment of a fishing village of wooden huts on a area of swampy land next too the sea. It was originally called St.John's Village and became a bastion for those with Portuguese ancestry to preserve their religion,language, culture and traditions. Today the settlement , sometimes called Mini Lisbon comprises streets with names like D'Alberquerque, Sequera Eredia, D'Aranjo and Texeira.

1 minutes • Admission Ticket Free


We had a great day to Malacca
Y Q Z, 03-06-2022
We really enjoyed the day to Malacca because the Tour Guide Ben was very knowledgeable and kindness. We did see a lot historical buildings. Especially the River cruise was wonderful. The lunch was fantastic!
Great day out of KL
well-travelled1960, 09-11-2019
It was a great day out of busy KL. Nice drive to and from with a friendly driver. We went by car with only 4 passengers so it was a nice day. Worth having a look at this historical city.
We loved our tour to Melaka. Viator...
Helen C, 27-09-2017

We loved our tour to Melaka. Viator was easy to book and e-vouchers makes the entire process easy. Also appreciate the courtesy hotel pickup n drop off.

Stephen our tour guide was marvellous, an articulate storyteller. He was there to assist and without being intrusive.

Very good day but the non stop rain...
Fisherj1, 07-08-2017

Very good day but the non stop rain spoiled the day but the trip was excellent

The place is worth the trip! But...
DONNAMARIE_R, 16-01-2017

The place is worth the trip! But the guide was always in a hurry. The bus trip and lunch was longer than the actual trip to the place.

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