Melaka Attractions – Top attractions in Melaka
Here are some of the top attractions in Melaka:
You will certainly fall in love with this beautiful church. Built in 1521, this is probably the oldest church in Southeast Asia. You have to climb up a small hill to reach this church. But once you are up there, you will see that it is all worthwhile as you will get to see the ruins of St Paul’s church and a spectacular view of Malacca Straits!
- Maritime Museum
Located just in front of Stadthuys, this museum showcases the maritime history of Malaka and the glorious days when Malacca’s Sultanate was the Emporium of the East. This museum is a replication of a Portuguese ship which sank in Malacca waters, hundreds of years ago. You would love this place if you love to look at different models of ship. There are also exhibits of silk, porcelain, textiles and seamen spices which were used in the past.
- Melaka River
This beautiful river seperates the beautiful state into two parts. It divides the villages from the urban area. It is quite a spectacular site to see. You can hop on to the river cruise that will bring you around Melaka and show you the beauty of Melaka. This is one of the top Melaka attractions.
You can’t leave Melaka without going to Jonker Street. A lively street, famous for its night markets which are open on every Friday and Saturdays of the week! You can get a taste of authentic Melaka delicacies and shop for cheap stuff here!
You wouldn’t want to miss out on these top popularity tourist attractions in Melaka. Visit these attractions and experience the wonders of Melaka today!
Here are other top-popularity attractions in Melaka
Melaka River Cruise
Tan Kim Hock
Queen Victoria’s Fountain
Melaka River Walk
Red Square Melaka
Menara Taming Sari
Other things to do in Melaka