Wanna see Melaka at a glance; the Taming Sari Tower Melaka is a great place that will fulfill your desire. The tower is not more than five years old but it is one of the most exciting attractions for the tourists in Melaka.
Taming Sari Tower Melaka Highlights
Visiting Taming Sari Tower Melaka and taking a ride is great at any time of the day. The night offers a great view too, but the details of city can be seen well during the day.
Taming Sari Tower Melaka (110 meter) ranks last in the observation towers in Malaysia. First is KL Tower (421 meter) followed by Menara Alor Star (165.5 meter) and KUL control tower (130 meter).
What is special about Taming Sari Melaka?
There are so many closely located historical and entertainment places by the Menara Taming Sari Melaka. You can take a ride in the Menara and observe the St Paul’s Hill, Samudra Museum, Independence Memorial Building, Pulau Selat Mosque, and the Straits of Melaka. Taming Sari Tower Melaka is a 110 meter tall tower, first of its kind in Malaysia i.e. rolling tower.
The tower constructed using Swiss technology can bear an earthquake of rector scale 10. So, you can make some great videos of the city from up there. The circular cabin or the deck is air-conditioned. At one time, 66 people can ride it. Since the deck does not stay up for too long, you must be in a ‘go’ position with your camera when the deck reaches the top. A great weather enhances the beauty of panoramic view from tower.
How does it work?
You do not need to climb up 110 meters. The taming sari tower Melaka is a rolling tower with cabins that swift down, have the people sit in, and takes them up. The tower operates on electricity and saves you from climbing stairs like what happens in the traditional towers. It takes just seven minutes to reach the top of tower.
Where to find?
Taming Sari Tower Melaka is near Bandar Hilir on Jalan Merdeka in Malacca. The place is surrounded by hotels and historical sites.
The tower opens for visitors daily from 10 am to 10 pm. It just takes few minutes to reach the top. You will stay for around seven minutes on the top of tower while the cabins revolve.
How to get there?
Depending upon where you are, you can walk, drive, take a taxi or hire a trishaw to be at the foot of Taming Sari Tower Melaka. The traditional and environment friendly Trishaw is most recommended to get there. It will not take more than a few minutes to get to the tower from hotels around.
The tower gives you a panoramic view of the city of Melaka and to climb Taming Sari Melaka is one of the best things to do in Malacca.