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Address: Northwest of Macau Peninsula, Macau, China
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6:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 11:30 pm

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Excellent garden among the modern infrastructure... unique part is the statue adorned to a korean martyr... dont know much about history but I found that a bit unusual...If you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Surat, India
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Surat, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent garden among the modern infrastructure... unique part is the statue adorned to a korean martyr... dont know much about history but I found that a bit unusual...If you happen to live in Macau for work or otherwise you should visit this ... also good views of sea....

Thank Nihit157
Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Camoes Garden and Grotto is a very welcome green oasis in this busy city. There are paths for strolling and viewpoints across the river and the city, as well as quiet corners to sit in. the main monuments are to Camoes and to the Korean martyr St. Andrew Kim Taegeon.

Thank David G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

This area is actually well-guarded from the noise of the city. There are a lot of plants, people doing tai chi EVERYWHERE, and the statues and grottos. Good for a break.

Thank mrdom
Macau, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Beautiful garden with large portuguese mosaic murals. The mosaic murals are very cool. It also has a little library. The park is quite large, you can see some people practising tai chi. And of course, the famous portuguese poet, camoes statue. If you are tired of casinos and wanna breath some fresh air, here is a good place to go.

Thank vyychan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This was a great little place to escape the burning sun and take a peek at life in Macau away from the casinos and shops. Men sitting around playing cards, kids being kids, women doing their exercises. I loved it.

Thank Kaylee D
Rishon Lezion, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

The garden itself is rather average but I liked its waterfall (try to pass in its small grotto between the streams without getting wet :-)) and a beautiful Macau view from above. Also, there is a small but beautiful temple near the rear entrance to the garden. Overall, a very nice visit.

Thank N K
Petah Tiqwa, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This small urban park is on the northern border of the Historic Center(re) of Macau. It is fairly small and not very impressive as an urban park, but it's clean and well-kept. This is the very seam line of the colonial city, and it's cool to see the contrast between the two Macaus. It won't take much of your time... More 

Thank Ynhockey
Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Grotto is a strong word. It is a nice stroll through small gardens on undulating land but this is not really worth making a big trek to find. Some nice views from the top but it is really over the top as a venue. Easy walk from st Paul's. It was a little Romantic for us but I was expecting... More 

Thank michealbryant
Tel Aviv, Israel
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Our hope to find a lush garden with lovely grottos was totally shattered when we entered this neglected garden. It was dirty, or rather - filthy, with flies and other bugs all over the place. The only nice thing about this place was the gathering of old local men, who played unique card and board games.

Thank TheShis
Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

In addition to lush, forested park area which makes up Camoes Garden and Grotto, we have been pleased with the renovated square in front of the garden entrance as well as the restored temple structures on the western slope of the garden hill, facing the city. The square has more seating area now as well as a nice fountain, with... More 

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