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Camoes Garden and Grotto

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Pleasant and peaceful

Seek it out... it’s a beautiful park with lots of places to sit out the heat of a Macao day. A... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
stevekyne
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New Taipei, Taiwan
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A surviving piece of historic Macau preserves that special mix of Portuguese and Chinese cultures.

Surrounded by original old buildings, this botanical garden with its labeled trees and shrubs is a... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2018
Robert F
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Toronto, Ontario
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are a handful of nice city parks and rural areas around or near the Historic Centre of Macau. One of these is the Cameos Garden and Grotto at Camões Square just north of the Ruins of St. Paul's. This garden is named after the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank LetsGoToMacau
Reviewed 1 week ago

Camoes Gardens are well worth visiting with shady walkways, Pavilion, grotto, sculpture , fountain, lookout tower and lovely plants. Many locals come here to exercise on the machines as you enter the main gate, as well as others performing tai chi. It is one of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Seek it out... it’s a beautiful park with lots of places to sit out the heat of a Macao day. A number of different levels, and lots of little nooks and crannies to discover.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

Surrounded by original old buildings, this botanical garden with its labeled trees and shrubs is a restful respite from the bustle of the newer parts of Macau. The grotto is a fine tribute to Portugual’s greatest poet. Camoens actually composed much of his epic poem...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Robert F
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Not necessarily on the ‘tourist radar,’ this urban park/garden is worth a visit. There are several levels to this park - all accessible via stairs or sloping pathways. There are plenty of places to sit as benches sit the walking pathways. This is a local’s...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 24, 2018

This garden is bigger than it looks. A pleasant place to wander, Very busy with locals when we were there just a few days before Christmas,

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank roaming_kiwi58
Reviewed December 11, 2017

Quite nice garden, with certain parts elevated, so we will feel that we hike a hills. Locals play with their kids and pets, while tourist like me observe the nice air.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Cekeysh
Reviewed June 8, 2017

After a walking tour through all of old Macau, we undertook the final leg and were so happy we did. Camoes Garden is absolutely beautiful, and being off the beaten track (beyond the ruins of St Paul's) it is largely underpopulated by tourists. The locals...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed May 25, 2017

A nice garden popular among local. There is not much to see here, but on the back of the garden there are many interesting little Buddhist temples.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Ogi0
Reviewed November 24, 2016

Small gardens with mosaics sonnets engraved in stone and grotto with his bust. There are several gym machines for people to use. It seems a popular place for elderly and moms with children. It's close to the Santo Antonio Church.

Date of experience: November 2016
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