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80% Avg. city rating Rated by 268 customers

Activities / excursions 78%

Restaurants / eating out 86%

Shopping 76%

Chilling out / relaxing 83%

Getting around / public transport 73%

Sightseeing 85%

Culture 91%

Nightlife / partying 65%

Value for money 86%

Customer Travel Tips for Melaka

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80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


09 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Family Holiday

Customer Travel Tip: indulge in the local food - Delicious!!!

Liked: culture. food. shopping.

Disliked: the weather was super hot. long jonkers street, there is much covered walk ways... thus it can be very tiring for elderly or young children to enjoy themselves under the hot sun.

53% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
53% Avg. rating


05 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Relaxation / spa Romantic getaway Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Visit the relaxing and extremely friendly Melacafé, right by the river and near Junker Street whose night market is also worth a visit.

Liked: Nice blend of Malay and Dutch architecture, inexpensive living.

Disliked: Smelly open sewage system, lack of walking space and crossings for pedestrians and not that much to see.

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  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


05 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Do things early before heat and crowds.

Liked: Lots of history

Disliked: Very hot in April.

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
89% Avg. rating


17 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Malacca it's not only town centre - touristic area - go outside, it's also many things to see.

Liked: Cheap, not busy, colorful town, nice people etc

Disliked: didn't see places where I can rent bicycle.

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
96% Avg. rating


11 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the Baba Nyong Nyang museum and the Melakka Sultanate.

Liked: The atmosphere. It is a very good city for a weekend trip - an ancient colonial city with a lot of sites to visit. Very good ambiance as well - very international. I advise to go on weekend to experience the Yonker's night market.

Disliked: Apparently it is very quiet during the week.

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


09 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Shopping

Customer Travel Tip: bring your shades, dress cool, drink lots of water. enjoy the local food. buy a kebaya : ))

Liked: The people, the food, the shopping, the culture & the whole ambience.

Disliked: too hot. walkway is very narrow so when there are many people, we are forced to walk on the streets which cab be dangerous because of on coming traffic.

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


27 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Try the local food, little portuguese museum, new mosque at the seaside. Stay at the relaxing cafes close to the little river.

Liked: So many diverse cultures (portuguese, dutch, english influences). You can reach everything by foot or bicycle. Brilliant local food. Modern upcoming young culture.

Disliked: -

58% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 40%
58% Avg. rating


24 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: save dinner for the night market

Liked: culture, food

Disliked: too much tuk tuks

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


19 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Bar called shantaram in chinatown

Liked: Cute town

Disliked: No

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


16 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: 2 nights is enough

Liked: Old town, night market

Disliked: Too touristy. Felt like a family holiday destination and a bit tacky in places

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


07 Feb 2015

Customer Travel Tip: Try to go over the weekend, the night market is great fun

Liked: Great place for travellers

Disliked: Nothing inparticular

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


26 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Just wonder around, I doubt you can get lost.

Liked: The atmosphere.

Disliked: That I had not been there a dozen times already.

100% Avg. rating
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  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


25 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: just go and enjoy you don'r need to find information about here just feel and experience.

Liked: everything. it's very calm and peaceful

Disliked: road is messy

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


22 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Stay two days for some sightseeing and cheap food.

Liked: Nice little center. A lot of different cultures.

Disliked: There is nothing really special to do.

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
89% Avg. rating


19 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: be prepared with a good pair of walking shoes, dress light and venture into the more local kampungs!! lots of amazing people, cheap and awesome food choices!

Liked: friendly and helpful locals! town is accessible by walking

Disliked: if you want to venture out, you will have to drive as buses may be slow. taxi rates are not cheap either.

58% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
58% Avg. rating


11 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Maximum 3 days is enough for Melaka.

Liked: Relaxed atmosphere.

Disliked: The disco rikshaws.

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
69% Avg. rating


05 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife Relaxation / spa Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: really know your purpose of going and do look around before buying anything there

Liked: good and nearby getaway place for me. Food are good

Disliked: it have become such a tourist attraction that most of the item there were being marked to a tourist price.

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
84% Avg. rating


03 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Events / festivals

Customer Travel Tip: Come on weekends and rent a bike :)

Liked: Awesome seafood, friendly people, vibrant culture, good for walking, beautiful beaches, coconut milk shake

Disliked: Terrible traffic

100% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


27 Nov 2014

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Staduy, jonker street

Liked: The culture

Disliked: Nothing

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
62% Avg. rating


23 Nov 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: walk on the river promende

Liked: little india :)

Disliked: too much history disneyland :)

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80% Avg. city rating Rated by 268 customers

Activities / excursions 78%

Restaurants / eating out 86%

Shopping 76%

Chilling out / relaxing 83%

Getting around / public transport 73%

Sightseeing 85%

Culture 91%

Nightlife / partying 65%

Value for money 86%

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