Day Tour Unesco Malacca Stadthuys Museum Kampong Morten

 

Overview   Duration : 8 hours  Drive time 2 hours per way 
Malacca is a UNESCO listed heritage city rich in history. It was an international trading port. The Chinese brought Gold, Silk and Buddhism. The Siamese Ivory and Buddhism.  Indians cloth and Hinduism. And the Arabs Perfumes, pearls and Islam.

1511 Portuguese Occupation. 1641 Dutch took over. 1795 the British took over and left us with Independence 0n 31 August 1957.

Includes :
^Complimentary pick up within Kuala Lumpur by English speaking Tour Coordinators awesome in courtesy and knowledge and awarded the Certificate of Service excellence by tripadvisor.
^Free flow Mineral water  ^1 Malaysian Lunch  ^All fees  ^special arrangement to visit Kampong Morten  ^ iconic Jonkers’ Street  ^ Live commentary   ^ Lunch at Jonkers’ Street

Price Single traveler   USD 160    2 or more travelers  USD 80 each 

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Our itinerary  Duration 8 hours  Drive time 2 hours per way) 

0830 – 0900hrs  Our English speaking Tour Coordinator will pick you up from your hotel reception for the Historical Malacca city tour. 

Upon arrival at Malacca  

ST PETER’S CHURCH 1710 – Oldest Catholic church converted to an Anglican church.  Learn about the history of the Dutch and Portuguese influence and their architecture. 

KAMPONG MORTEN 1920 – A traditional Malay Village that maintains its customs and traditions in a bustling modern city. The living museum exhibits unique interior designs and Malay traditional wear, musical instruments and antique furniture. A house tour awaits. 

STADTHUYS  1650  – a historical Museum at the Dutch Square that once served as the home of the Dutch Governor.  

ST PAUL’S HILL where a chapel was built  by the Portuguese and see the 16th century ruins. It is from here that St Francis Xavier did his missionary work and on his death the body was brought back from China to be kept for onward transfer to Goa in India where till today his remains are embalmed. 

A FAMOSA 1512 –  the famous Portuguese built fort –  only the gateway still stands.

CHENG HOON TENG CHINESE TEMPLE  – the oldest Chinese temple which professes 3 doctrines – Taoism, Buddhism and Confucianism. 

 JONKERS’ STREET – a stroll  through the street of antiquities of Malacca’s rich past.  Various items from gramaphones to wall clocks abound. Lunch at Jonkers. 

1500hrs  Return transfer to Kuala Lumpur arriving approx 1700hrs. End of tour.

 

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