Malacca is located on the north shore of the Strait of Malacca, opposite Sumatra in Indonesia. Malacca is also the oldest city in Malaysia. Founded in 1403, it was once the capital of the Kingdom of Malacca. This ancient trading city has a history of almost 700 years. You can eat various specialties while visiting Malacca. On July 7, 2008, UNESCO awarded the title of World Cultural Heritage of Malacca. When is the best time to go to Malacca? It is mainly advisable to travel to Malacca throughout the year, January to March and June to September are better. Where is Malacca? Is there anything else you want to know about Malacca? The Malacca Guide section offers you answers.