Venue

ICoRAST2017 will be held at Melaka, Malaysia.

The chosen venue as the official conference venue and hotel is:

Novotel Melaka, Malaysia
1 A Taman Melaka Raya, Jalan Melaka Raya 2, Melaka
Phone: +60 (6) 289 8222
Fax: +60 (6) 289 8289
Email: H8155@accor.com

Accommodation

The ICoRAST conference fees excludes accommodation. Please arrange for your own accommodation.

Recommended websites include:

Booking.com: List of hotels in Melaka for a double room from Mon 6/11/17 – Wed 9/11/17

Trivago: List of hotels in Melaka for a double room from Mon 6/11/17 – Wed 9/11/17

Getting Here

Situated within easy reach from premier Malacca attractions and activities, Novotel Melaka can be reached by the following modes of transportation:

Driving

From the toll road, head to the city center via Jalan Merdeka and drive through the Mahkota Parade avenue and underneath the Hatten bridge. Make a right turn on Jalan Melaka Raya 1, turn left turn on Jalan Melaka Raya 3 and take the second right on Jalan Melaka Raya 2. The hotel will be on your left.

Access from surrounding key cities to Melaka City

KLIA & KLIA 2: 1 hour and 50 minutes
Kuala Lumpur: 2 hours from TBS Station by bus
Johor Bharu: 2.5 hours from Larkin bus terminal
Singapore: 3 hours from Tuas Checkpoint; 3.5 hours from Woodlands Checkpoint

GPS

N 2° 11′ 16.44” E 102° 15′ 13.72” (See Google Maps page here)

Getting Around

The conference venue is centrally located, close to Dataran Pahlawan, one of the main shopping centres in Melaka. Taxis and private car-sharing services like Uber and GrabCar are widely available in this area. Trishaws are also available in and around the main tourist areas of Stadthuyst, A Famosa, Jonker Street, etc.

About Melaka

Melaka is a city rich in history, culture and tourist attractions. For more information, visit these websites:

Places to Visit in Malacca by Hotels.com

Top 15 Places to See in Melaka by goMelaka

Official Tourism Malaysia Instagram page

Visa Information

Please contact us (icorast@usim.edu.my) and the chairman of your chosen sub-conference to request assistance for visa letters and so on.