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Macao Special Adminstrative Region

Macao is the first colony in Asia when Portugal started administering the island in 1557 and the last when it was handed back to China in 1999. The Historical city centre is an UNESCO World Heritage site.

World Heritage Site :
Zones :

Historic Centre of Macao

Location:
Historical Centre of Macao
Travel Information:
City transport
Honours:
UNESCO World Heritage site

Mount Fortress

Mount Fortress

The fortress was built between 1617 to 1626. It successfully held off the Dutch invasion in 1622.

Ruins of St Paul's

This is the facade of former cathedral built between 1582 to 1602 and was the largest Catholic church in Asia at that time.

Na Tcha Temple

This temple was built in 1888 to stop a plague at that time. It is located next to the Ruins of St Paul's.

City Centre

The historic city centre is the political and commerical centre of Macao during Portugal's rule.

Leal Senado Building

Former Holy House of Mercy of Macao

The former Holy House of Mercy of Macao was an institution to help the needy. It is now a museum.

Casa Garden

St Anthony's Church

Santo Antonio Zone

Location:
Macao Peninsular
Travel Information:
City transport

Se Zone

Location:
Macao Peninsular
Travel Information:
City transport

Guanyin Statue of Macao

Macao General Post Office

This is the first post office in China. It was designed by Jose Chan, the first Chinese chief architect in the Macao colonial government, and built in 1929.

Grand Lisboa

Casino Lisboa

Sands Casino

View from Macao Tower

View from Macao Tower

Cotai Zone

Location:
Macao Peninsular
Travel Information:
City transport

Cotai Strip Four Seasons Hotel & Resort

Cotai Strip The Venetian Macao

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