This private full-day tour of historical Malacca from Kuala Lumpur was designed with history buffs in mind. The flexibility and personalization of a private guide means you can explore Malaysia’s oldest trading port with convenience and ease. Gain a deeper understanding of how the Portuguese, Dutch and English influenced the state of Malacca as you explore the streets. Sample local cuisine and regional flavors with a traditional lunch before you return to Kuala Lumpur in your private, air-conditioned vehicle.
Explore colorful and old trading port of Malacca on this private full-day tour from Kuala Lumpur
Your own English-speaking guide
Walk through the ruins of St. Paul's Church
Visit the oldest Chinese temple in Malaysia, Cheng Hoon Teng
The colorful and historic port town of Malacca is located roughly two hours south of Kuala Lumpur. This private full-day tour of historical Malacca transports you from one of the nation’s biggest cities to its third smallest state for a whirlwind cultural experience. Follow your expert local guide on a private tour through the trading ports that have existed through English, Dutch and Portuguese rule. Learn about the role this port played in commerce as your guide shares insight and history throughout the tour.
You’ll visit St. Paul’s Hill, where panoramic views of the historic state and the old town of Bandar Hilir prove th perfect photo op. Get an up-close look at the Portuguese Fort de Santiago and the ruins of St. Paul’s Chuch, as well the Dutch tombstones that line the grounds.
Once you’ve taken in the sites, head to a local restaurant with your guide where you’ll enjoy a savory lunch (included) of regional specialties that blend Chinese and Malay flavors. Wander along Jonker Street and comb through some of the unique shops before making your way back to Kuala Lumpur. En route to your hotel, you’ll make a stop at the Cheng Hoon Teng temple—the oldest Chinese temple in the country. This unique destination offers incredible views of Kampong Kling, a nearby Malay village.
Reserve Now & Pay Later
We'll reserve your spot today, and you can cancel up to two days* before your experience without making a payment. Secure your spot with ease, stay flexible, and never miss out.
How it works
Find your experience
Choose the experience you want knowing you can secure your spot without being locked in.
Make a reservation
Reserve now and pay later to secure your spot, commitment-free.
Choose when to pay
Come back to pay once your plans are set, or let auto-pay kick in two days* before your experience.