The legacy of the Malay Sultanate, Chinese, Indian, Portuguese, Dutch and British is evident in Malacca's own charm, picturesque buildings, multi-racial population and narrow streets. The Majestic Malacca offers complimentary guided walks around prominent historical landmarks of this 600 year-old coastal port, weaving a beguiling journey through an enchanting heritage.
Malacca's unique blend in heritage is experienced through the local lifestyle, historical landmarks, architecture and traditional trades that are the highlights of this self-guided heritage trail walk. Go off the beaten path to discover almost extinct crafts, local cuisine and explore the rich history during your stay. Get a copy of the map here or request for a copy during your stay at The Majestic Malacca.
The Peranakan Culinary Journey
Delve into the intricacies of authentic Peranakan cuisine with a cooking class at The Majestic Malacca. Gain an introduction to the aromatic ingredients that contribute to each traditional speciality, followed by a cooking lesson that will give an insight into the history of each delectable dish. Sample the fruits of your labour and treasure the culinary legacy in the form of recipes to bring home. Find out more here.
A trishaw ride is an enjoyable and laid-back manner to explore Malacca especially through the narrow streets in the old sector. The trishaws themselves are individual works of art, creatively adorned with artificial flowers and baubles.
River Cruise Tour
This relaxing and interesting 45-minute cruise up the historic Malacca River from the river mouth to Kampung Morten (Morten Village), passing narrow old shophouses and river warehouses.
There are a number of fine golf courses in and around Malacca. If golfing on a serene island catches your fancy, take a boat or ferry to the 18-hole, par 72 course at Pandanusa Golf Club on Pulau Besar or head to Orna Golf and Country Club located approximately 25-minutes away from The Majestic Malacca. Alternatively, the Ayer Keroh Country Club is also a popular choice.