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Given that the city is a tight squeeze, having an open area on top of a hill overlooking the city... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2019
tsetseflyerer
Guia Fotress and Lighthouse

Decided to walk to this attraction from Grand Lisboa Casino but didn't realize it is going to be... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2018
Hock Chye H
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Reviewed 7 January 2019

Given that the city is a tight squeeze, having an open area on top of a hill overlooking the city is the best place to unwind and see Macau from above. I take this better than the Macau Tower, especially that it is for free....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank tsetseflyerer
Reviewed 27 December 2018

Decided to walk to this attraction from Grand Lisboa Casino but didn't realize it is going to be physically challenging for the unfit as you need to walk up the hill through the tarred road. Nevertheless the view from the fortress is breathtaking. You will...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hock Chye H
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

You definitely have to be in good physical condition to get up the steep hills to get up to this unique old lighthouse, but so worth it. Make sure you go in the little church like building to the left of lighthouse, cant take pictures...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank tammyBaltimore_Md
Reviewed 5 December 2018

The lighthouse at Guia Fort is the oldest modern day lighthouse on the Chinese Coast. It was constructed in 1865 and is 91 m above sea level, and could be seen from 32 kms away. The old white building is the highest point in Macau...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank palawanismyhome
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Nice simple small lighthouse at Guia Fortress Next to the chapel What is worthwhile the climb up = Great Macau city view from high grounds. Actually very simple climb. Not steep. Very gentle stroll up

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank bennyvectra
Reviewed 29 November 2018

The lighthouse at Guia Fortress is an attractive landmark and popular place to visit while exploring the World Heritage attractions scattered around the Historic Centre of Macau. Dating back to 1895, this was the first modern lighthouse built along the coast of China. Its location...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank LetsGoToMacau
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We wandered our way to Flora Garden & took the cable car to the top of Guia Hill and then walked along to the Fortress & Lighthouse. The views over Macau were fantastic and while you can't go into the Lighthouse, the Guia Chapel is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jbgh1995
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Great historic building. Not much history is left so I always visit these places. Worth going to for half an hour to an hour.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank mjeschke
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Visitors can enter free and go all the way up on Saturdays and Sundays from 10.00 in the morning. You get a 360-degree view of Macau.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank nick_ng
Reviewed 18 July 2018

I went up there yesterday thinking the inclines were somewhat the same as Monte Forte adjacent to St Paul’s. I was not dressed for the visit: dress and wedges. It was sunny out at 34degC, so I was sweating like a pig and the wedges...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nile A
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