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MELAKA / MALACCA - SOUTHERN REGION OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA

PLACES OF INTEREST : Historical Sites

 
 

HANG LI PO'S WELL

 

 

Built by the followers of Hang Li Po, the well was the only source of water during great droughts. The Dutch enclosed it with stout walls to reserve it for their exclusive use. Today, it enjoys a reputation as a wishing well.

 

Opening hours: 7.00am - 7.00pm

Admission: free

Tel: 06-282 9343

 
 
 

BRITISH CEMETARY

 

The decision to impose tax on the Naning district by the British caused resistance by the locals led by Dato?Dol Said. However, the latter lost the war and many perished.The British soldiers who died fighting Dato?Dol Said and his men were buried in this cemetery.

 

Admission: free

Tel: 06-288 3599

 
 
 

HANG TUAH'S MAUSOLEUM

 

This famous Malay warrior served as the admiral of Malacca?s naval forces and defended successfully countless attacks against Malacca. The outstanding military exploits of Hang Tuah and his four comrades - Hang Jebat, Hang Lekiu, Hang Lekir and Hang Kasturi, made him a legend in the history of Malacca.

 

Admission: free

Tel: 06-288 3599

 
 
 

HANG TUAH'S WELL

 

This well is located in Kampung Duyong, where Hang Tuah was born and spent his childhood with four of his good friends. They later became the famous knights of Malacca.

 

Admission: free

Tel: 06-282 7464

 
 
 

HANG JEBAT'S MAUSOLEUM

 

Hang Jebat was one of the five legendary warriors of Malacca. He was killed in a duel with Hang Tuah, the leader, for betraying the ruler, Sultan Mansor Shah, whom they had sworn to serve. Hang Jebat lies buried here in Kampung Kuli.

 

Admission: free

Tel: 06-288 3599

 
 
 

DATO' DOL SAID'S MAUSOLEUM

 

Dato?Dol Said, the ninth ruler of Naning, figured prominently in the Naning War against the British in 1831?1832.He defiantly opposed the imposition of tax on the district by the British. The war made Dato?Dol Said a hero of exceptional valour that earned him a permanent place in the history of Malacca. He was buried here at Taboh Naning, about 32km from Malacca city.

 

Admission: free

Tel: 06-288 3599

 
 
 

HANG KASTURI'S MAUSOLEUM

 

Hang Kasturi studied silat (Malay martial art) under the same tutelage as Hang Tuah, Hang Jebat, Hang Lekir and Hang Lekiu. He became one of the knights who served Malacca together with Hang Tuah. Except for Hang Jebat, Hang Kasturi and the others remained loyal to the sultan to their dying days.

 

Admission: free

Tel: 06-288 3599

 
 
 

TUN TEJA'S MAUSOLEUM

 

Tun Teja was the daughter of Sri Amar di Raja, the ruler of Pahang, who married Sultan Mahmud Shah. She died in Merlimau, about 24km from the city, while fleeing the Portuguese attack in 1511.

 

Admission: free

Tel: 06-282 7464

 
 
 
 
PLACES OF INTEREST : Historical Sites
MELAKA / MALACCA - SOUTHERN REGION OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA