Macau’s unique attractions, world heritage, and fascinating museums add an irreplaceable dimension to a vibrant coastal city renowned as one of the finest holiday getaways in the region. The inscription of Macau’s historic center on UNESCO’s World Heritage List in 2005 internationally affirmed the importance of nearly five centuries of cultural and architectural exchange between Portugal and China.
Tourist Attractions in Macau
Monte Fort, known as St. Paul Monte Fortress, Central Monte Fortress, or Great Sanba Monte Fortress, was constructed from 1617 to 1626. It was completed during the ruling years of Emperor Xizong in the Ming Dynasty.
Barra Temple, also known as Tianhou Temple, Juehai Temple, and Zhongjue Buddhist Temple, is dedicated to Ma Zu, a fortune-teller in Putian, Fujian Province, during the Song Dynasty.
Summary Macau Tower, the tenth tallest sightseeing tower in the world, is a member of the World Federation of Great Towers . It combines sightseeing, a movie theater, a conference center, revolving restaurant, games machines and adventurous activities like the world’s tallest bungy jump.
The Senado square is paved with a wave-patterned mosaic of coloured stones, created by Portuguese experts.