St Paul's Hill is also known as Bukit Saint Paul. St. Paul sits on the hill just behind the A'Famosa Fotress. Built at 1571 by the Portuguese and regularly visited by St Francis Xavier from China. His statue also standing still in the front of this ruins. On top of St. Paul's Hill is the St. Paul's Church, once the prayer house of the Portuguese Catholics, then turned into burial ground for their noble dead by the Dutch. The tombstones have Latin and Portuguese inscriptions on them. St. Francis Xavier was buried here in 1553 before his body was moved to Goa in India. St Paul's Hill is near Jalan Kota; is near Jalan Parameswara; is near Jalan Quayside; is near Jalan Gereja; is near Jalan Laksamana; is near Jalan Chan Koon Cheng; is near Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock (hereen Street); is near Jalan Hang Jebat (jonker Street); St Paul's Hill is geographically located at latitude(2.1921 degrees) 2° 11' 31" North of the Equator and longitude (102.2494 degrees) 102° 14' 57" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Malacca - Melaka.
The locations related to St Paul's Hill are represented by the shortest distances between two points on Earth and may not be nearest by road. For example, St Paul's Hill is located 57 metres from Bastion House. St Paul's Hill is located 79 metres from Melaka Sultanate Palace. St Paul's Hill is located 87 metres from A'Famosa Fort. St Paul's Hill is located 110 metres from Lang Rajawali FM1001. St Paul's Hill is located 113 metres from BE 52.
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|Bastion House is located 0.1 Kilometres away from St Paul's Hill. Bastion House - 2 Photo(s) Featured.|
|A'Famosa Fort is located 0.1 Kilometres away from St Paul's Hill. A'Famosa Fort - 4 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Lang Rajawali FM1001 is located 0.1 Kilometres away from St Paul's Hill. Lang Rajawali FM1001 - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
Hereen House 0.4km, Seri Costa Hotel 0.5km, Mahkota Inn 0.5km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near St Paul's Hill.
Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall 0.3km, Mahkota Parade 0.3km, Carrefour at Melaka Megamall 0.4km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near St Paul's Hill.
Bastion House 0.1km, Lang Rajawali FM1001 0.1km, BE 52 0.1km, are places of interest (attraction) located near St Paul's Hill.
St. Francis Institute 0.4km, Ranger College 0.5km, Malacca High School 0.6km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near St Paul's Hill.
Historic City Memorial Garden 0.2km, Sungei Melaka Peta Lokasi 0.3km, Rempah Park 1.8km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near St Paul's Hill.
St Paul's Hill