Macau Travel Guide

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Introducing Macau

Macau is known as the ‘Vegas of China ‘, it is indeed an epic centre of gambling and Quiz. It has world class luxury and entertainment, but the city has much more to offer than that. It is also known as Macao and is the most fascinating destinations in Asia with its old Sino- European architecture and cultural existing side by side with modern and lavish style. All in one it is a great blend of glamour, gamble, inspiring heritage, and picture perfect skyline. Macau is the city of dreams, which has glittering entertainment zones. Visit this dreamy destination with our International tour packages. 

 

Must Know Facts

Best Time to Visit

Having distinctive dry and wet seasons, Macau’s weather is dry and foggy in spring; hot and rainy in summer, cool and clear in autumn and cold but sunny during winters. Ideal time to visit Macau is autumn and Winter in the month of mid- October to December. It is located in the west of Pearl River between mainland of china and south east, south west monsoons from the ocean and therefore its climate has features of both continent and ocean climates. 

Macau’s spring is from March to April when the south east winds bring warmth and humidity. Other than the occasionally foggy and rainy weather, the days are filled with pleasant sunshine, accompanied by mild night time temperatures. You can pack your sweatshirts, light jackets and umbrellas. 
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History & Culture

The first settlers of Macau are accepted to have been fisherman from terrain China from the Fujian region. Macau was initially known as Ou Mon and was an imperative trading post on the Silk Road. The Portuguese initially went to the territory and southern China in 1513, subsequent to exchanging with Goa and Malacca.
 By 1535, the Portuguese were permitted to anchor ships and build stockrooms in Macau. In 1557, Macau went under Portuguese principle, when they obtained a rent from Beijing. The name Macau was utilized by the Portuguese, derived from what local people called the region "Mama Gao," meant a "position of A Ma," the goddess of mariners. 

Macau kept on developing until the decrease of the Portuguese power. In 1862, Macau was formally recognized at a Portuguese settlement. The zone played an imperative role in WWII as a neutral port and the economy prospered during this time. Japan controlled Macau for a brief period in 1945.

Macau's culture is a mix of Portuguese and Chinese. Although Chinese make up 95 percent of the populace, the provincial impacts still remain. Specifically, there is a minority group of "Macanese," individuals that are part Portuguese and part Chinese that have made their own extraordinary personality particularly clear in the blended cuisine. The fundamental religion in Macau is Buddhism, which is an immediate aftereffect of the Chinese being the biggest ethnic gathering. The next largest faith is Roman Catholic.

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Geography

Macau is situated in the southern piece of China's Guangdong Province, on the tip of the landmass framed by the Zhujiang (Pearl River) estuary on the east and the Xijiang (West River) on the west. Macau is arranged sixty kilometers west of Hong Kong and 145 kilometers southwest of Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong Province. It is quickly contiguous the Zhuhai Special Economic Zone. The district contains the Macau Peninsula and the islands of Taipa and Coloane. 
Macau was at one time an island however progressively an interfacing sandbar transformed into a thin isthmus. Land recovery in the seventeenth century made Macau into a promontory, and an obstruction entryway was worked to check the partition between the landmass and the terrain.

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Places to visit in Macau

 

Things to Do in Macau

If you are visiting Macau and have a thing for adventure, then you should definitely partake in the World’s Highest Bungee Jump from Macau Tower. The height of AJ Hackett Macau Tower is 764 ft high making it into the books of Guinness World Record. You can also experience Night Bungy during winters which is an altogether different experience. Indulge into the lovely dining experience at Macau Tower after you are done bungee jumping.
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Visit the Macau Giant Panda Pavilion which lies inside the premises of Macau Zoo. There is no such entry fee into this park and the giant panda pavilion is shaped in the form of a giant fan spanning to a total area of 3000 sq metres. You can get closer to the giant pandas through a lot of events which keep on happening here.
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Tea Connoisseurs, this is surely going to be your place on the Macau Tour. The Macau Tea Culture House is one of its kind museums dedicated to tea and tea lovers. The museum features tea cultures from not only Macau but also Mainland China and the Western World. Ever since it’s opening in 2005 and donning the European Architectural Style, it has attracted a lot of tourists who take back tea bags for their friends and family.
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The extravagant nightlife of Macau and the ample casinos makes it an ideal destination for Casino hopping. With more than 40 casinos in the Old Portuguese Colony, this place has already introduced its fame for being way too popular amongst the tourists. Some of the most famous casinos which you should consider for Casino Hopping include- Venetian Casino Resort, City of Dreams Macau, and The Sands Macau etc.
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: Macau is quite heavily influenced by the Portuguese culture and their architecture is a true reflection of the same. Right from their tall buildings, world’s longest sea bridge, the friendship bridge to the smallest bridge, historic centres and temples; everything has a much evident Portuguese touch in it
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The very famous Chinese Temples of Macau are distinctive right from Taipa to the tip of Coloane. These temples are aimed at Buddhist, Chinese or Taoist Folklore faiths and the major deities who are worshipped here include Buddha, Tin Hau/A-Ma, Kun Lam and Na Tcha. The most impressive temples which you should not consider missing out on this trip are A-Ma temple, A-Ma Cultural Village and Lin Fung Temple. 
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It’s said that a trip to Macau isn’t complete until and unless you have been on a gondola through the canals of the Shoppes at the Venetian. You can also take home a souvenir photograph to remember about your enchanting experience. There are around 400 gondola rides that are available for tourists.
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The House of Dancing Water is one of the top-rated attractions of Macau and has attracted tourists ever since it has opened. This water based stage production is located at the City of Dreams and the show runs for a total duration of 90 minutes featuring acrobatic elements and some original acts. The main stage transforms itself into various other sets and at the centre of the stage there is a 3.7 million gallon pool which is attractive in its own way.
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Packages & Recommendations

Tour Name
Trip Type
Month/Validity
Included Cities
Price Per Adult

Majestic Hong Kong with Macau

5 Nights / 6 Days
Trip Type
Free & Easy – SIC Tour
Flight Not Included
Month/Validity
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
Included Cities
Hong Kong (3N), Macau (2N)
... Hong Kong (3N), Macau (2N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 42,610
Onwards
Trip Type
Free & Easy – SIC Tour
Main Flight Included
Month/Validity
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
Included Cities
Hong Kong (3N), Hong Kong (1N), Macau (2N)
... Hong Kong (3N), Hong Kong (1N), Macau (2N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 85,910
Onwards
Trip Type
Group Tour
Main Flight Included
Month/Validity
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
Included Cities
Macau (2N), Shenzhen (2N), Hong Kong (3N)
... Macau (2N), Shenzhen (2N), Hong Kong (3N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 1,15,160
Onwards
Trip Type
Free & Easy – SIC Tour
Main Flight Included
Month/Validity
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
Included Cities
Hong Kong (3N), Macau (2N)
... Hong Kong (3N), Macau (2N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 81,560
Onwards

Asian Magic Hongkong Korea

10 Nights / 11 Days
Trip Type
Free & Easy – SIC Tour
Main + Internal Flight Included
Month/Validity
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
Included Cities
Hong Kong (3N), Macau (2N), Jeju City (2N), Seoul (3N)
... Hong Kong (3N), Macau (2N), Jeju City (2N), Seoul (3N)
Price Per Adult
₹ 1,61,000
Onwards

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