Another beach attraction in Melaka is Pengkalan Balak, situated about 29 minutes from Alor Gajah town. This clean, beautiful, and lively beach attracts both local and foreign tourists who come and spend time indulging in swimming and various recreational activities. In the afternoon, visitors can also watch and meet the fishermen returning from the sea with their catch of the day.
The long coastline accompanied by the beauty and uniqueness of nearby fishing villages makes for a peaceful and calming atmosphere. There are many resorts and chalets run by the locals and are available all year round.