Masjid Tanah Tourism

Masjid Tanah is a mukim in Alor Gajah District, Malacca, Malaysia. The name Masjid Tanah originates from a mosque (masjid) built from soil (tanah). The town has been inhibited since mid 1500 AD starting from a small village. It is one of the largest towns in Malacca.In the late-1990s, the value of real estate in Masjid Tanah received a boom when the government decided to build an oil refinery owned by Petronas at Sungai Udang near the town. It has many beaches in Pengkalan Balak, 7 km away, and is close to Tanjung Bidara and Kuala Sungai Baru. Datuk Abu Seman Yusop, the former Malaysian Deputy of Home Minister (2009–2013), comes from this town. He is also the former PR for Masjid Tanah. After the 2013 Malaysian General Election, he was succeeded by Mas Ermieyati Samsudin (2013–current), the first female PR for Masjid Tanah.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Masjid Tanah in Malaysia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Masjid Tanah like a local. After your splendid visit to Masjid Tanah, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Kuala Lumpur. Kuala Lumpur is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Petronas Twin Towers, Menara Kl Tower, China Town. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Masjid Tanah.

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