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Melaka River Cruise

Melaka, Malaysia
+60 6-281 4322
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Murals, lights, gentle breeze

The boats are clean and comfortable. Took the 7:15pm ride where it was a cross from sunset orange... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mesmerizing is the word

Post Sunset is the perfect time to go for river cruise, with colourful lighting across makes it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“river cruise” (58 reviews)
Melaka, Malaysia
+60 6-281 4322

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The boats are clean and comfortable. Took the 7:15pm ride where it was a cross from sunset orange view to beautifully lit wall murals and bridges in the night. Some parts of the river were smelly but bearable.

Thank msbeezie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Post Sunset is the perfect time to go for river cruise, with colourful lighting across makes it more beautiful. Definitely a must see and experience

1  Thank Balaji1706
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got a complimentary ticket on our hotel stay. It was a nice experience since you will have a nice tour around the city. Perfect time for this is during sunset for you to see both the murals and the city lights.

Thank EricksonMapote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Melaka river cruise is really fun as you will get a chance to sit the boat around Melaka river. The tour onboard the Melaka river cruise was meaningful as they explain to you the history of the places around Melaka river. The boat tour...More

1  Thank Jonathan Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cruise is long and has nice views. Unlike the other cruises that only have less than 30 minutes, this one has around 45 to 60 minutes of duration cruising the Melaka River. Ride it in the evening and you will see some colorful lights...More

1  Thank Jodie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I tried this on 27/08/2017, around 10pm. You have to pay for this river cruise. We went in a group of students. For Malaysian- student, you can have discounted price for RM7.50, and of course, you have to show them your student ID. Somehow, some...More

Thank Amyrasha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in two minds as to whether to take the cruise - it is billed as lasting 40/45 minutes. So eventually we decided to take the bot at 6:00pm and got on a well organised and well kept boat seating about 50 people. AND...More

Thank BenYorkie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took this cruise late morning and were able to see many wonderful buildings on both sides of the river. Cruising along smooth waters and gliding under beautiful bridges taking in the restored buildings was a good way to see this part of the city..

1  Thank ChristineB21_21
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Melaka River was rehabilitated as a mitigation measure against flood that affects the area. Along with this mitigation, they improved not only the riverbank but also the establishments and houses beside the river. The main attraction of the river cruise is the colorful walls of...More

Thank alessia2017
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I would say,it's the best of Melaka.This cruise took us along the Melaka river,showed us around the small Melaka city. After Kl, Langkawi,Penang, this river cruise and relaxation was much-needed. Go after evening, best seen with the night lights.You have to wait in the line...More

Thank Sakia H
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3 September 2017|
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Response from Corina Violeta O | Reviewed this property |
There are pentu of helpful staff able to help you.
30 July 2017|
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Response from Awang Ku M | Reviewed this property |
Since you will be there on weekend, crowd should be expected. Best time to be there would be 7pm when all the light along the route are on but it when a lot of people would be. Try 6pm - 630pm where usually there would... More
21 May 2017|
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Response from Achik N | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sam, I recommended you to book it early so that it gonna make it smooth on your trip. You can seek for better parking at Apartment Tun Sri Lanang rather then having to search for parking at the river cruise carpark.