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. In 2008, Melaka or Malacca became a UNESCO heritage site, the birthplace of the Malay civilization, and with a very rich history of colonialism under the ruling of the Portuguese, the British, and the Dutch. The currency of Melaka is Ringgit, wherein the currency rate is about 1 MYR=USD0.23, and the best money exchange rates are found in the malls of 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 take a bus and travel two and a half hours ride which is cheaper, 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. One cool way to get around to Melaka is to ride a tricycle or trishaw which is about MYR 40 per hour. You can also take the Melaka river cruise, which is a leisure way to tour around.
With cheap, mid-range, and luxury hotels available, we can say that the hotel accommodations in Melaka are reasonably priced that can fit any budget. You can come to Meaka and see the famous tourists attractions like the Christ Church Melaka, the Stadthuys, Jonker walk, St. Paul’s Hill, Kampung Kling Mosque, Taming Sari Tower, A’Famosa Fort, Maritime Museum, Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, Sri Poyyatha Vinayagar Moorthu Temple, and Melaka Floating Mosque. Enjoy the Melaka food including chicken rice balls, cendol, Nyonya laksa or Nyonya asam laksa, and Gula Melaka. For more information about Melaka attractions, food, and accommodations, feel free to check our website or homepage now.
There many things to do in Melaka aside from sight-seeing and taking selfies from their famous tourists attractions. Experience Melaka at its best by having a tour with your family and friends. Allow us to help you booking a tour package today!