A small review of a big tourist tower. The viewing booth rises to 80 metres and rotates slowly a few times (around 5 minutes), then lowers.

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Mall from the Melaka tower

 

It’s quite a good way to get views over the whole of Melaka city, but nothing special really. No queue when I went at midday at a weekend.

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Industrial area from the Melaka tower

 

It costs RM20 for adults, RM17 for oldies and RM10 for kids. No discount for Malaysians.

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River from the Melaka tower

 

If you book this and a river cruise at the same time, you’ll be given a little packed lunch of biscuits and a carton of drink. I didn’t.

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Hill from the Melaka tower

 

Address: Jalan Merdeka, Banda Hilir, Melaka
Telephone: 062881100
Website: http://www.menaratamingsari.com

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Blurry shot of the Melaka tower