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Kuala Lumpur (Port Klang), Malaysia-port

Spend the day discovering this cosmopolitan city and its many cultural levels, from the soaring Petronas Towers to a Royal Palace, Gothic churches, stolid Colonial remnants and a restored Malay timber house, once the residence of a local headman in a lovely Heritage Center. Browse in the markets and shops. Shop for crafts, excellent pewter, jewelry, batik. The fusion of cultures here offers a variety of menus from Malay and Chinese to continental cuisines. Try a curry or spicy broiled duck, a satay or broiled fish.

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Below is a list of those shore excursions previously offered in this port. For information on which shore excursions will be offered on a particular cruise, please reference the specific itinerary of that cruise.

Free Excursions

Regent Choice Excursions

  • Light Activity /Walking Light Activity /Walking
  • Seated Tour Seated Tour
  • Moderate Activity/Walking Moderate Activity/Walking
  • Most Active or Strenuous Most Active or Strenuous
  • Minimal Activity Required Minimal Activity Required
  • Regent Choice Regent Choice
  • Meal Meal
  • Evening Tour Evening Tour
  • Historic Malacca
    Light Activity /WalkingMeal
  • Klang Heritage and Home Visit
    Light Activity /Walking
  • Kuala Lumpur Countryside & Handicrafts
    Moderate Activity/Walking
  • Kuala Lumpur Exploration
    Light Activity /WalkingMeal
  • Kuala Lumpur Highlights
    Light Activity /Walking
  • Putra Jaya & Agricultural Heritage Park
    Light Activity /Walking

Historic Malacca

Light Activity /Walking Meal

Duration: 9 hours

Tour Code: KUL-004

Explore the rich, centuries-old history of Malacca during this memorable, full-day journey through the city's glorious and colorful past.

Depart the pier for the scenic, 2-hour drive along the modern highway to Malacca. This history of Malaysia emanates from Malacca. Parameswara, an exiled Malay Hindu prince from Sumatra, founded this intriguing city in 1400.

Upon arrival in Malacca, a visit will be made to St. Peter's Church, the oldest Christian church still in use in Malaysia. From here, you will proceed to the Stadhuys and commence the walking portion of your tour. You will walk to St. Paul's Hill, then continue on to A'Famosa before re-boarding your coach again for the transfer to the Baba and Nyonya Museum. During your guided tour, you will have an opportunity to view the heirlooms unique to the heritage of Malacca.

Next, you will proceed for an International Buffet lunch in the Equatorial Hotel or similar. After lunch, a visit will be made to Jonker Street,

a haven for antique collectors and bargain hunters. Authentic artifacts and relics, some dating as far back as 300 years, can be found

among a host of interesting collectibles, each with its own history.

Following your visit, you will rejoin your coach for the return drive to the pier.

Please note: Due to heavy traffic conditions, the tour itinerary is subject to change. Conservative dress is required when visiting the mosque; shorts and sleeveless shirts are not permitted inside. This tour involves approximately 2 hours of walking, with 80 steps to negotiate. The drive from the pier to Malacca is approximately 2 hours in each direction.