Melaka is a must-visit for anyone who came to Malaysia as tourists. The reason? It has earned designation as one of the UNESCO World Heritage Site (along with Georgetown). But the place is not only known for its historical importance, as a vibrant city, with a rich history and culture of Malacca, it is a paradise of shopping. With many shopping malls in Melaka, shopping is to be a great experience if you know what to buy and where. Shopping is also one of the recommended things to do in Melaka for tourists.
Dataran Pahlawan Melaka MegaMall
Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall is certainly the biggest shopping mall where you can get modern as well as antique products at affordable price and are reliable. This Melaka Shopping Mall is structured in a modern fashion to accommodate the taste of foreign people and has a wide range of shops which includes, Perfume Avenue where those who have an addiction of sweet smelling potions can buy their heart content.
You will find many designer shops in the Mall, such as Bossini, Nike, Scholl, Camel Active, Adidas, Esprit, PNG, Hush Puppies stores, Levi, Polo Haus, Lee Jeans and many others. You will also find several factory outlets and concept stores as early as possible.
You will also find restaurants, coffee shops, spa, gift shop, playground, electronics stores, mobile shops and many other shops. There is also a money changer Melaka located in the Mall. You will also find Starbucks Coffee and MacDonald in Heroes Square Mega Mall. There is also a Carrefour hypermarket in the second floor.
Shopping centers represent the latest best of both East and West. From Guardian Pharmacy, Pizza Hut, Kentucky Fried Chicken, The Coffee Bean and Starbucks Coffee, you will find everything you need in this world giant of products and services. Then, there is the Home for babies, which has a collection of rare T-shirt, as well as paintings, for sale. Another place to shop is MYDIN Melaka Bazar 24 hours. This is a large supermarket which is open 24 hours.
Dataran Pahlawan Melaka MegaMall has a lot of tourist landmarks nearby as well, so while one is visiting a local Melaka attraction there is no harm in looking around or checking stuff out to take home for beloveds. There are many tourists who seek the true essence of a country in the antique products and for those the good news is that the entire basement level of the mega mall is dedicated to handmade and locally crafted souvenirs and other gift items.
If you are tired of exploring all the places and attractions in Melaka and want to relax in a cinema, while watching one of the latest movie, you can visit the cinema in Mahkota Mall. The Golden Screen Cinema Melaka is another entertainment spot for the visitors as it features latest English, Malay & Indian movies.
Mahkota Parade Shopping Mall and Dataran Pahlawan Melaka MegaMall is within walking distance. If you come by bus, then get off at stop No. 7, which is “Mahkota Parade Shopping Mall” stop.
It is a shopping paradise for Melaka residents and visitors as well as tourists who come from all over the world. This Melaka shopping mall attracts plenty of tourists as it is located in the city center. You cannot miss Dataran Pahlawan Shopping Mall once in Melaka.
It is best to change your currency in advance, if you come from Singapore, the exchange rate in Melaka will be slightly lower. Here are some places that represent the real Melaka, where potential buyers cannot afford to miss, or will not want miss out!
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