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The A' Famosa Fort and landmark St Paul's Church are two of the many attractions in this district.
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Jalan Kota, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Great place for a walk before the sunset. The view is good and windy. Great spot for photography too.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank clioblack
Reviewed September 6, 2018

500 year old Portuguese cathedral ruin. Great place to take in some history. Nice views from the top of the Hill. Good place to take some photos. Can be pretty crowded at times with other tourists.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank liam302
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

A good view from the top. Gives one a better understanding of why the colonial conquerors used the hill as a front line defence spot. One can ponder and realize on the influence of Portuguese, Dutch and then the British have had on Malacca’s culture.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

I love the history here. Fascinating areas. I could do without all the smoking, but be ready to use a lot of stairs. Great for the legs. Some very nice views of the area from on top.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bobN6078XO
Reviewed September 2, 2018

It was a warm day but worth the climb to the top to see the sights of Melaka and give you some perspective on the city.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank EcoWarrior
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

You'll get a nice view on top. You can see the Malacca Strait and the city. It is a historical place and interesting to walk around there and imagine what life could have been like in those days.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Arez A
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Located on a hill and easy to get there. The locals were helpful and we took many pictures. Not much to see or do at this place but we can the Malacca town from this hill.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank sainfrancis
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Had our morning walk up St Paul's hill today. A great scene of the 1521 Church against sun rise as backdrop. A picturesque view it was. A panaromic view of the Malacca historic city blanketed with the mirning sun ray us just majectic. A good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dr_ganlt
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Funny to see the mix of portuguese and dutch heritage in the tombs around the church. Also impressive to see, maybe due to dutch heritage, how much the malays pushed away the sea since this church was built on the hill.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ben_panda
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Need to climb up the stairs to get on top of the hill but worth the climb. Besides you get to exercise! You can buy survenir sold at the top of the hill.

Date of experience: July 2018
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