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[Travel Guide] [Macau] 15 Must Visit Macau Attractions [Copy link] 中文

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8. Wine & Grand Prix Museum
Situated just side by side, Macau Wine & Grand Prix Museum is one of the interesting places to visit in Macau.

The Wine Museum is the only one of its kind in Asia. One of the main targets of Wine Museum is to bring the visitor into contact with the social, economical and cultural importance of the wine in the Portuguese tradition, daily life and celebration rituals.

The visitor can even taste different types of wine (wine tasting – “Prova de vinhos”), a unique experience for only a small price.

The Grand Prix Museum in Macau contains exhibits that are related to Grand Prix worldwide including photos, videos, illustrated articles, cups, records of champions and some commemorative items.

It was built in 1933 in memory of the 40th anniversary of Grand Prix Racing in Macau and is located in the Tourism Activities Center on Rua Luis Gonzaga Gomes.

Special Note : Wine Museum is closed on Tuesday.

Getting There

Bus – 3, 10,12, 17, 23, 32.
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9. St Lawrence Church
This is probably the richest & most beautiful church in Macau, not only of its decorations but also because of the objects displayed in the church.

Originally it was built by wood in 16th century, renovated to the existing one from the 19th century.

Getting There

Bus – 9, 16, 18, 28B
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10.Greyhound Racing
Macau Greyhound Racing takes place at the Canidrome on Avenida General Castelo Branco. These races are held on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and weekends starting from 7:45 p.m. and there are 16 games on every racing evenings.

Admission is MOP$10 (usable for betting) for the public stand. Boxes are MOP$80 (Monday to Thursday) and MOP$120 (Friday to Sunday and Public Holidays) with a minimum charge of MOP$30 per person.

Bar, snack-bars and restaurant facilities are available.

Getting There

Bus – 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 23, 25, 26, 32
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11. Guia Fortress
Guia Fortress was initially designed to defend Macau from attacks from the sea, but because of its position overlooking the entire city, its chief value has been as an observation post.

The lighthouse stands at 91 meters tall, and has a light visible for some 20 miles in clear weather conditions. The Guia Fortress was a restricted military area until 1976 when it opened as a major tourist attraction.

Getting There

Bus – 2, 6, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 32
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12. City of Dreams
City of Dreams is a unique integrated resort combining electrifying entertainment, an amazing array of accommodation, regional and international dining, as well as designer brand shopping.

With The Bubble, a spectacular multi-media attraction and The Boulevard, a chic lifestyle precinct encompassing entertainment, restaurants and shopping boutiques, City of Dreams is the must-experience destination in Macau.
Getting There

Complimentary City of Dreams Shuttle Bus to City of Dreams from :
1.Macau International Airport
2.Macau Maritime Ferry Terminal
3.Taipa Temporary Ferry Terminal
4.Macau Lotus Bridge Check Point
5.Macau Barrier Gate Check Point

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13. Dom Pedro V Theatre
Dom Pedro V Theatre is situated at Largo de Santo Agostinho, is one of the first western-style theatres in China. The theatre is an important landmark in the region and remains a venue for important public events and celebrations today.

The theatre is neo-classical in design, incorporating a portico front on a rectilinear plan.

Getting There

Bus – 18
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14. Macau Museum
Macau Museum was inaugurated in 1998. Its aim is to preserve the cultural traditions, usages and habits, which specifically belong to Macau, in a place where East, and West have so peculiarly learned how to meet and to live side by side along the centuries.

Getting There

Bus – 8A, 17, 18, 19, 26

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