Top 10 Outdoor Activities in Malacca

1. Melaka River Cruise

The Malacca River is the river that cuts across Malacca town, on its way to the Straits of Malacca. It separates the civic district clustered at the foot of St Paul’s Hill, from the residential and commercial district of Heeren Street and Jonker Street. A flotilla of small boats transports sightseers up and down past historic buildings, old warehouses (godowns), interesting mangrove stands, churches, and villages. The 1998 Sean Connery movie Entrapment was partially filmed here. Tours last about 45 minutes in boats ranging from 20- to 40-seaters, and normally a minimum of eight passengers is required before departure.you can departure on Muara Jetty, next to Quayside Heritage Centre, close to the Maritime Museum easily recognisable by the replica of the Portuguese ship Flor De la Mar. From here the cruise takes you upstream as far as Taman Rempah jetty where the boat turns around and brings you back to the starting point.

2. Melaka On Bike-Day Tours

Our bicycle tour will give you an impression of the real Melaka. Cycle through neighbourhoods where you will never go on your own. Melaka is not a very big city with few buildings 25 stories high. Discover the way of life of the local people in Melaka. Get off the tourist trail, bicycle into real Melaka neighbourhoods, and you’ll find hospitality like you’ve never seen. This trip is recommended for those, who want to get a new experience to visit Melaka by riding bicycle.

3. Skytrex Adventure

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Skytrex Adventure provides the first of its kind in Malaysia, a tree to tree  ‘sky-trekking’ experience where you can fly, swing, glide and dangle on the various aerial obstacles suspended above the lush tropical Malaysian Rainforest.take up the challenge and pump up the adrenaline on our many circuits at the various parks in which we are located and experience the best and most exciting forest adventure in Malaysia.

4. Malacca Zoo

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Malacca Zoo (Malay: Zoo Melaka) is a 54-acre (22 ha) zoological park located besides Lebuh Ayer Keroh (Federal Route 143) in the town of Ayer Keroh in the state of Malacca, Malaysia. More than 1200 animals of 215 species can be found at the Malacca Zoo.It is the second-largest zoo in Malaysia behind the National Zoo of Malaysia.In 2007, along with the “Visit Malaysia” campaign, Malacca Zoo was visited by 619,194 visitors; the highest number ever recorded

5. Klebang Beach

The closest beach to the city of Melaka is the beautiful Klebang Beach, which provides its visitors a vast sandy area to enjoy the sun and the perfect conditions for kite flying. Whilst all the other beach activities are available here, one that is extremely popular at Klebang Beach is kite flying. There are stalls selling kites and food along the road.

6. Pengkalan Balak Beach

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A get away beach that close to malacca town.the beach is clean enough with some of food street option: seafood, coconut shake (recommend ice drink), snack and more.for games we can rent a banana boat in this beach but the cottage is small

7. A’Famosa Animal World Safari

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Walk into the land of an chanting animals ‘see the ferocious fangs of a tiger and touch docile rabbits, all in one place. Ride on horses, camels and elephants. ‘Walk Through’ among pretty flamingos, amusing raccoons and the dino ancestors, the emu and the ostriches. Feel the thrills of an animal safari; ride on our secure truck – make the giraffes peer and tigers glare in the ‘Safari Adventure Ride’. Cruise the river to ‘Monkey Island’ on a raft, to see witty little capuchins, brown lemurs, monkey squirrels & white-handed gibbons. Even touch and feed monkeys.

8. Ayer Keroh Country Club Berhad

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Ayer Keroh Country Club (AKCC) was carved out of virgin jungle and opened for play in 1964. It was designed by a team led by Tun Abdul Ghaffar Bin Baba, the former Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia, Chief Minister of Malacca, and a golfing aficionado. The Malacca golf course is located right off the north-south highway and even has its own interchange.  AKCC has hosted a number of major professional golf tournaments, the most prestigious being the 1989 Malaysian Open.

9. Ace Skydive

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Ace Skydive delivers an experience that you will never forget, supervised by master instructors, we will suit you up with good equipment’s and strict safety training to achieve your goals. Some packages acquire a 20% discount to attend these air-sports after 3 month’s. roller coaster rides at theme parks are nothing compared to these air-sports. We acquire skilled aerobatic pilots and provide airplane | helicopter safety briefing. Some packages acquire a 20% discount to attend these air-sports after 3 month’s.

10. Sri Pogyatha Vinoyagar Moorthi Temple

Built in 1781, Sri Pogyatha Vinoyagar Moorthi Temple has been quite well maintained over the years. The temple is dedicated towards Lord Ganesha (Vonyagar) and consists of elaborate and intricate decorations. If you are in Jonker Street area then, it is definitely worth a visit to this temple. You can also visit during the evening time when the (puja) worship takes place.

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