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Address: 75100 Melaka, Malaysia Jalan Bendahara, Melaka 75100, Malaysia
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+60 6-283 6538
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USD 187.50*
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Day Trip to Historical Malacca from Kuala Lumpur with River Cruise and Lunch
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USD 52.00*
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Historical Malacca Day Trip from Kuala Lumpur

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church built by portuguese

perhaps it's the first church by western colonial in south east asia, first, it was purposely as catholic church by portuguese, after taken by dutch colonial, it was converted to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 December 2016
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Surabaya, Indonesia
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kuala lumpur
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is good to visit, you can see and read the story of the place. Very historic place and nice.

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Bunbury
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

theres not an awful lot to do in Melaka and a half day tour shows you all the historical bits and for me this and the museum are the highlights. take water with you for the climb, its usually hot and humid

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Climbing up there for about 20min ? It was tiring for me. But after that, what u will see, it's worth

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Being the oldest functioning Catholic Church in the country is a wonderful accolade, but this is the only fact that has gained notoriety and tourism over the years. Just like other sites in Melaka, the church has history of Portuguese and Dutch occupation from the beginnings, but now seems more of a memory than the future. During our brief visit... More 

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

perhaps it's the first church by western colonial in south east asia, first, it was purposely as catholic church by portuguese, after taken by dutch colonial, it was converted to be protestant church, the last colonial government, british, it was used as warehouse.

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Thank loekmann
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

I just went there a few hours ago and I found the Church very peaceful and a lovely site to visit.....

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Suuuuuuper touristy. But suuuuuper cool! I think it's super important to visit it to experience some of the history in the area!

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Worth for the first trip but really nothing much left. Just like other historical attraction, normally you don't want to visit it the second time.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Lots of stairs, pretty steep too beware. But great view for photo opportunity. Wishing well inside of church.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

It is the oldest functioning Roman Catholic Church in Malaysia in the heart of Malacca. Check at the church for mass times.

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