This trip we take a drive out to the rural area to see hometown of a legendary warrior, Hang Tuah. He is well known in Malay history and literature. Hang Tuah will fade into oblivion over the period of time if his stories are not pass down. The legend will be told and shown in this trip. Then, we will head to Merlimau to look at the traditional house of the respected Village Chief and have a glimpse of the beautiful rice paddy field before heading back.
Meet at meeting point. Depart to Hang Tuah Centre
Hang Tuah is held in the highest regard, even in present-day Malay culture, and is arguably the most well-known and illustrious warrior figure in Malay history and literature. He was born in a village in the rural area. The government built a Hang Tuah Centre to introduce this legendary hero using high technology presentation to show the legend. At the same time, to introduce Malay culture and tradition. You will not want to miss this.
Visit to Hang Tuah's Well that locals believe that his soul is still there
According to folklore, the great man himself had dug the well and they believe that the well has become the dwelling of his spirit after he had passed away.
Visit to the Village Chief's house
Abdul Ghani is an influential village chief in Merlimau, rich in wealth and power. He compiled all kinds of resources and built this grand yet traditional building. After all these years, the house still present to express all her beauty and sorrow.
Merlimau is a production area of wheat. A scenery of endless of rice fields with blue skies and white cotton clouds, a perfect place to relax. Enjoy the scenery of endless paddy field in contrast of the blue sky and white clouds
End of trip