Tales of the subterranean tunnels under the historic town of Malacca
has existed for over a century. There were stories of a tunnel under
St. Paul’s hill and how people had gone into these tunnels but were
never to be seen again because they were eaten alive by a giant
mythical serpent who guards the tunnels.
What secrets do the tunnels contain and why were people willing to risk their life by descending into the dark and unknown orifices below Malacca? Is there lost treasure still buried in Malacca? Did the last Sultan of Malacca stash his huge cache of gold after the Portuguese captured Malacca and the secret vault still remains undiscovered till today? Was Malacca, Ptolemy’s Golden Chersonese and the Ophir, the source of King Solomon’s gold?
This book uncovers the layers of history that unfolds Malacca’s most bizarre and amazing legend.