Malacca is one of the most colourful and culturally fascinating parts of Asia. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is known for its interesting history and fabulous Peranakan cuisine. Explore the town by foot or trishaw.CHECK AVAILABILITY
Discover the history of the Peranakan people and their lavish way of life, inspired by the Europeans colonists. Visit the Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum, a traditional Peranakan house, furnished like a European palace, with elaborate woodwork, furniture and porcelain.
History buffs should visit St Paul’s Church and Porta de Santigo, a Portuguese fortress dating from the 16th Century. Shoppers will head for the Jonker Street Night Market. And animal lovers will want to book tickets for Melaka Zoo, which offers wildlife shows and a safari tram.
Kids will enjoy a day the Malacca Wonderland Theme Park, while grown-ups may prefer to spend their time in Malacca being pampered at the Satkara Spa, exploring the opulent rooms at Baba Nyonya Heritage Museum or visiting the colonial-era town hall called The Stadthuys.
Experience Malacca on a relaxing river cruise or by riding 80metres into the air on the exciting Menara Taming Sari which offers panoramic city views. Make sure you make time to taste some wonderful Nyonya (Peranakan) cuisine, known for mild curries and gorgeous desserts.