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Cheng Hoon Teng Temple

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No. 25, Jalan To_kong, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
(606) 282 9343
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No. 25, Jalan To_kong, Melaka 75200, Malaysia
(606) 282 9343
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Reviewed 4 days ago

still the same like always visiting holy sites to pay my respect and as always it's a attraction that only a person can feel by themselves . to see it to belief

Thank Kelvin T
Reviewed 27 September 2017

The oldest temple in Malaysia built in the 1600s. The main deity is the Goddess of Mercy, and there is also the Guardian of seafarers as the left alter, and the God of Justice as the right alter. It is built in the Southern Chinese...More

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 21 September 2017

it is a nice place to pop in on your walking tour here but to be honest it is just another temple, but please do have a look . It is old and full of history .

Thank stephen2912
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Nice view on the pillars and beam being one of oldest. Make a round from left or right side of the temple. Takes about 10 to 15 mins.

Thank Nylira Y
Reviewed 3 September 2017

it is an old temple, where locals will come and pray. it is located beside the famous Jonker Street, walking distance from the Jonker Street. come here on day time as temple are closed before dawn. no ticket entrance needed. sometimes you can see some...More

Thank arwen n
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Cheng Hoon Teng Temple is a complex of temples with various deities. The main deitiy is Buddha and to the left of the centre is Mazu or Tien Hau, Queen of Heaven and Goddess of the Sea - a deity shared by both Buddhism and...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The oldest traditional Chinese temple in Malaysia. Beautifully restored. Richly decorated. Recommended.

Thank M J
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I believe this Chinese Buddhist temple was built in the 16 century. It displays dark heavy wooden beams all beautifully carved. Smaller chambers are found to the side of the main area, which were used to worship ancestors. Located on Jonker Street, this temple is...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 15 August 2017

It is, indeed, a lovely and beautiful temple! Visitors are allow to wander and walk around in this ornate building. Worth a visit to this peaceful place!

Thank euclase
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Lovely temple in downtown Melaka a short walk from Red Square and Jonkers. It is such a peaceful place with the heavy smell of incense wafting around and gorgeous iconography flickering in the candlelight. Such an ornate building and visitors are free to wander it...More

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Sandy A
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