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very crowded

this place is very crowded if you go during the holiday season. good option to try out variety of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Abuzer N
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Singapore, Singapore
Chinese New Year is a must visit place

Red lanterns everywhere. Get to know the Chinese New Year cultures Plenty of Chinese art and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
IcebergMelting
,
Melaka, Malaysia
via mobile
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Mansions, temples and antique shops are packed into the narrow streets of the lively Chinatown district.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average24%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“night market” (30 reviews)
“jonker walk” (14 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

this place is very crowded if you go during the holiday season. good option to try out variety of food here.

Thank Abuzer N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Red lanterns everywhere. Get to know the Chinese New Year cultures Plenty of Chinese art and crafts.

Thank IcebergMelting
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Along this street there's a Chinese temple , Chinese shops selling gula Melaka , cincalok , pineapple tarts and etc .Its rustic and nice to stroll along .

Thank kenkeh
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Many old and historical houses and shops can find in this area. You may find local or antique souvenirs here. You can also try many delicious Nyonya food restaurants here.

Thank PinkLovely
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

This mesmerizing Chinatown of Malacca will surely leave indelible inks in your memories for years to come. If it is your first time, make sure you visit this place not only in the morning (day) but as well as nighttime (Friday+Weekends). In the morning you...More

Thank Tekkaus
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

From old shop till new house Chinatown should not miss out. It's totally different Chinatown from other places, it's show more Chinese Chinatown.

Thank witang67
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

This is a very cute place to be, all Melakka is wonderful, let yourself get lost in this absolutely elegant city

Thank Nadia T
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

I would recommend anybody first time in Melaka to visit this place. The Jonker street has lots to see, eat and shop. This place is full of tourists during the weekends and public holidays. There are some good restaurants and cafes here. There are quite...More

Thank AlfaJane
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

No one should miss the ChinaTown in Malacca, or the famous Jonker Street situated within it, for you will miss the wonderful local flavour, sights and smells. Be prepared before you visit: wear light and comfortable clothing and good walking shoes, and bring an umbrella...More

Thank Gabriel Y
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

So so many things to see!! And to eat!! Heaven for souvenirs and also food! It gets a little too hot in the afternoon so try going towards evening when the sun isnt scorchingly hot

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Jannethqi
28 December 2015|
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Response from CowSense | Reviewed this property |
Hello Friend As the majority of the shops are owned by the Chinese, it is most likely that the shops at Chinatown will be closed during the lunar new year. Advised not to visit Chinatown during the new year. At other... More
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Jankay16
30 December 2014|
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Response from mikeylawsh72 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there sorry i hv just accessed my email...really no idea abt that as i was also a tourist....anyway thks for asking n hapi new yr to u ..
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