The main objective is to promote Melaka as a tourist destination and to provide entertainment, education and cultural experience for local and foreign tourist. To introduce a variety of cultures, arts and way of life among multi-ethnics in Melaka. And to feel the natural beauty and marquees of Melaka World Heritage City recognized by UNESCO and listed as 28 most visited places in the world more than 50 types of activities and competition such as Dragon Boat Race, Treasure Hunt, Float Procession and many more.
Sungai Melaka International Festival (or Festival Antarabangsa Sungai Melaka, in BM) is Melaka State Government event and have been organized yearly by the Melaka River & Coastal Development Corporation (PPSPM) since 2007. The event was known as Melaka River Fiesta (Pesta Sungai Melaka) before and it was changed to Sungai Melaka International Festival on 2014.
Being the melting pot of various customs and tradition, the Sungai Melaka International Festival showcases many cultural performances and products. There are numerous types of activities which consisting of international and domestic level programmes with participation of local and foreign individual or team in various categorie
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