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. The birthplace of Malay civilization is Melaka or Malacca turning heads of foreign nationals and even before the rise of Singapore, with a rich history of colonial rule under the Dutch, Portuguese, and the British. 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 ride a bus and travel two and a half hours which is a cheaper way to get to Melaka, 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. For only MYR per hour, you can enjoy having a tour around Melaka, good for two persons through a trishaw or tricycle decorated with stuff toys and flowers, featuring cartoon characters such as Pokemon, Hello Kitty, and Doraemon. You can also tour around Melaka through a leisure way via the Melaka river cruise.
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. There are many tourists attractions in Melaka including the Christ Church Melaka, Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, Sri Poyyatha Vinayagar Moorthu Temple, the Stadthuys, Jonker walk, St. Paul’s Hill, A’Famosa Fort, Maritime Museum, Kampung Kling Mosque, Taming Sari Tower, and Melaka Floating Mosque. When it comes to the famous Melaka food, they include 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 are a lot of things to do in Melaka aside from taking photos and sight-seeing the best attractions. Come and visit Melaka and experience the freedom and rich culture of Asia. Book a tour package now!