Menara Taming Sari – Melaka’s Revolving Tower
Standing tall at the height of 110 metres, is Menara Taming Sari. It is the first gyro tower in Malaysia. It is conveniently situated 5 minutes away from some of the top attractions in Melaka, including Jonker Street, Mahkota Parade shopping mall and Dataran Pahlawan Megamall. As it revolves in the sky, it gives you a breath taking, 360-degree view of Melaka city. Each session on the revolving tower lasts for about 7 to 8 minutes, and it can accommodate up to 80 visitors at a time.
Do you know why was the tower named Menara Taming Sari? Apparently, the design and idea of the name was inspired by a Taming Sari weapon. The weapon was believed to be wielded by the legendary warrior from Melaka, named Hang Tuah. Hence, it was said to be blessed with mystical powers, so they decided to make the revolving tower as a replicate of the powerful weapon.
Once you are up in the sky, the stunning view of Melaka will take your breath away. You will be able to see many great historical sites and the beauty of Melaka city. You will have a clear view of the Maritime Museum, Straits of Melaka, St Paul’s Hill and Church, Samudra museum, along with some amazing shopping malls. It is one of the best moments you can share with your loved ones when you are on top!
You should definitely visit Menara Taming Sari and enjoy the panoramic, 360-degrees view of Melaka’s beautiful skyline on the revolving tower with your loved ones!
Other popular attractions in Melaka
Melaka River Cruise
Tan Kim Hock
Queen Victoria’s Fountain
Melaka River Walk
Red Square Melaka
Other things to do in Melaka