Melaka Travel Tip :: Transport

As a historic city in the UNESCO world heritage list, Melaka historical trail is a must visit for tourists. Below is recommended list by our local site manager.

Red color London bus hops from site to site in the tourist zone is the convenient and cheaper way to move around the Melaka city. Riding bicycle is another transport mode preferred by foreign tourists especially the back packers.

Red Line London bus: Stop at 13 interesting stops within the heart of Melaka City and operation time is from 9 AM to 10 PM everyday.

Fares: Adult RM5.00 & Children RM2.50

Blue Line single decker bus: Stops at 23 stops within and outskirts of City Centre and operation time is from 7 AM to 10 PM everyday.

Fares: Adult RM2.00 & Children RM1.00

Hang Tuah Mall will be its first departure and also the last at 8.30pm. Frequency of waiting are within 30 to 45 minutes.

Another expensive transport tailored for tourist is amphibious duck boat. The tour route covers several places of interest such as Porta de Santiago, Sultanate Palace Replica, Independence Memorial Museum, Mahkota Parade and Pulau Melaka. The Duck Tour will enter the Straits of Melaka from Floating Mosque towards the Great Island before cruise back to Banda Hilir at Melaka River.

Inside the heritage zone (with higher priority is on the top)

1. Melaka historical trails

2. Melaka river cruise

4. Jonker walk night market

5. Melaka museums

6. China Hill (Bukit China)

7. Morten Malay Village

8. Portuguese Square/Village

Outside the heritage zone

9. Hang Tuah well and tomb

Besides these above mentioned places with historical values, there are more places of interest in Melaka for tourists to explore and enjoy.

Turtle conservation center

Mini Malaysia and Asean Theme Parks.

Zoo Melaka

The Butterfly and Reptile Parks.

A’Famosa Water World

D-Paradise Tropical Fruit Farm and Resort.

Auyin Hill Resort

Other natural hangouts for local people and adventurous travelers.

Gadek Hot Springs

Jasin Hot Springs

Pulau Besar