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Red Square (Dutch Square)

Melaka, Malaysia
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The center of town is referred to as "Red Square" because of the Dutch-inspired red buildings.
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good49%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 4 days ago

There may be signs that say RM40 per hour. But most, if not all, riders just show you a card with photos of attractions and tell you RM25 to go to the attraction to take photos. Turned out the attraction is the A'Famosa which is...More

Thank msbeezie
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Is a very happening area. With a lot of beca around. This area has a lot of historical building around.

Thank Angel C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you come on early morning to take photo at this area, now this area will come crowded with tourist after that

Thank didi s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I gave a three star review not because of the place content but cause crowd over as you can take any decent nice photo. Lotsa of tourist running around and trying take photo

Thank Nylira Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here a couple of times...a must see, must visit as part of Malacca trip. Crowded with tourists though in the day. I took a run there early in the morning (if you are staying at the Hatten, it s walkable distance away). Much better...More

Thank Yun Seong Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can took a trishaw ride here for MYR25/round. It is super fun with a loud music. You should try to hop on the trishaw at night as it is more happening & pretty with the led lights. It will took you from dutch square...More

Thank Asse S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting red colour coordinated centre of town on the banks of the Malacca River. Houses the Red Church, Museum of Youth, Maritime Museum and Malacca Art Gallery. Queen Victoria's fountain plays on just next to the ubiquitous I love Malacca sign. A must for all...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clock tower, shops and surrounding building were painted with red color, showing ages of Melaka. Red Square isn't big, but it is a signature of Melaka.

Thank edmundleeph
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Is a must to visit when you were in Melaka. Just cross the bridge to reach Jonker Street. St. John hill also just nearby by walking distance.

Thank PengSwee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's boring, crowded, and insanely touristy. Give this a miss, whether or not you have the time to spare.

Thank Calyn K
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