An interesting and unique tour which visitors must not miss while you are in Melaka is the Melaka River Cruise. Come and cruise up the historical Melaka River from the ‘Taman Rempah’ near the Jalan Mata Kucing and will be surprised by what you will see and smell along this unique river. Due to the tidal tide conditions, the river boat will only operate when there is high tide. So visitors interested to take this cruise are recommended to check up first on the operating times. Also, the river cruise will only operate with a minimum 8 persons per voyage.
The river boat will cruise up the shallow Melaka River from her river mouth to Jeti Melaka where the boat makes her return trip. The distance is about 9 km from the jetty and takes about 45 minutes to 1 hour. A tour guide will highlight interesting things to you. Interestingly, the Melaka River once was dubbed as “Venice of The East” and today, this Melaka River become the new attraction in Melaka. Come to Melaka and take your cruise now. You will enjoy the panorama of Melaka River. Believe it, your holiday in historical Melaka won’t be complete without the Melaka River Cruise.
Ticket: (Ticket sold on board)
Adult : RM 10
Children : RM 5
For more information, please contact:
Melaka River & Coastal Development Corporation,
Level 9, Graha Maju,
Jalan Graha Maju, 75300 Melaka.
No. Tel : +606 281 4322 / 23
No. Fax : +606 281 4325