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Guia Fortress

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Same location as lighthouse

Small fortress wall around the Guia lighthouse, really nice views from the highest peak on Macau. I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
tammyBaltimore_Md
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Baltimore, Maryland
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For the View!

No entrance fee, need to walk a little up the hill but no uneven path so it should be... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2018
carynjen13
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small fortress wall around the Guia lighthouse, really nice views from the highest peak on Macau. I personally didn't see the cable car, but walking up the steep hills is great exercise for sure.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tammyBaltimore_Md
Reviewed December 4, 2018

No entrance fee, need to walk a little up the hill but no uneven path so it should be easy. Nothing much to see about the fort but the view is nice. Halfway to the fort there is a bench, sitting at the bench while...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018

Don't forget to visit Guia Fortress when you are in Macau as it offers good views over the city. Besides the chapel of Our Lady of Guia (no photography unfortunately) there is the oldest lighthouse on the China coast. There are also tunnels by the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 3, 2018

Nice simple climb up to get a nice view of Macau city Guia Lighthouse Chapel of our Lady of Guia War tunnels

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bennyvectra
Reviewed November 27, 2018

The Guia Fortress is a small but interesting attraction perched upon Guia Hill overlooking the city centre of Macau. This is one of the iconic images of Macau that you may have seen in guidebooks and a fun place to visit when exploring Macau World...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank LetsGoToMacau
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Contrary to some reviews, the walk up is leisurely and relaxed and not as steep or challenging as some online reviews made them out to be. Good after-dinner exercise.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank explore2000
Reviewed July 24, 2018

The fortress and lighthouse are on the same site. It is located inside and on top of the recreational park. Locals come to the park to exercise and the fortress is a short uphill hike.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank nick_ng
Reviewed July 3, 2018

A short cable car ride to the top. Cost next to nothing. No entry fee to the park. The fort closes by 1800, so need to plan accordingly. The part itself is super on the top of a mountain. There are lovely paths for walking....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cowasb
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

It was a nice cable car ride. I like the concept of having gym-like equipments and sports facilities around the area where active people can work out and play. Tried some and had fun!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank eneea2018
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

It was quite an easy walk from Grand Lapa. I've attached a map that shows the path. We went in the morning around 9am and saw many locals doing their morning walks. Nice view and a different feel of macau.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 459joeyh
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GillianC1338
October 25, 2016|
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Response from MonkeyTourist23 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there you might want to take a cab. Its everywhere and its extremely cheap !
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petroc
September 1, 2015|
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Response from BradJill | Reviewed this property |
Sadly, the answer is no. You can walk up Calcado do Goia (street) past Hotel Guia and then up the street to the base of Guia Hill and Fortress attractions, but the rest of the walk is on cobblestoned walkways that are uneven... More
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