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Address: Jalan Kota, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
Phone Number: +60 17-202 6037
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The A' Famosa Fort and landmark St Paul's Church are two of the many...

The A' Famosa Fort and landmark St Paul's Church are two of the many attractions in this district.

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City with lots of history!

Educational tour for the kids and me! I've always visited Melaka but never get the opportunity to visit these historical places. Hope my kids have learned one or two about the... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Educational tour for the kids and me! I've always visited Melaka but never get the opportunity to visit these historical places. Hope my kids have learned one or two about the Portuguese and Dutch settlements in Melaka back in the olden days

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

No one should miss this site if you are a first timer to Malacca! It's full of historical artifacts. Even though it's hot and humid, it's a place not to be missed. Take a walk around the area and view from the top, it gives you an idea of this church (remains) during its peak.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Worth to climb up to the hill from Fort A'Famosa by stairs for the Melaka view. I personally like this old church structure and its cooling breeze.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Would recommend the walk up as part of your Malacca experience and to enjoy the breeze and views, but we did not stay long as the street vendors (except for the lovely man with the cats) were quite pushy and there were lots of people in the way.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A little bit of a climb up to St Paul's Church but worth it. You have commanding views of the town below and out to the Straits of Malacca. This church was originally built in 1521, so it is OLD. It has been a church, and used as a fort and the British even used it to store gun powder.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The city of Melaka falls under the unesco world heritage city and rightly so. Has all the right ingredients to make a day trip filled with history and a flavour of the colonial and local culture. Don't forget to take your camera, sun tan lotion, a hat and sun glasses to protect from the sun. Enjoy a cone ice cream... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed being there as the site is historical and one of the greatest places to be at Malacca

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ruins of the church are both beautiful and historically relevant, and the view is great. It's a nice hike to the top of the hill as well. The ancient tombstones in particular are extraordinary and worth the trip by themselves.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth the walk up 100 or so steps for the views, the fact that its been there for several hundred years, and the cooling breeze. Hawkers sell cooling drinks on the way up and down, and you can walk down to the old fort A'Famosa.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You have to climb up the hill and it’s usually very hot in Malacca, but I think it’s worth it. The ruins are interesting, but the view is also very good (the water of the Malacca straits, the land-reclaiming works, the town in front of you).

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