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Considered Macau’s most famous landmark, the ruins of this 16th-century cathedral features a spectacular façade with intricate carvings by Japanese monks.
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Rua de Sao Paulo, Macau, China
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Reviewed yesterday

If you want to stand around in a huge crowd to look at part of an old building then this is for you. Perhaps its due to the fact we are from Europe and had imagined it to be like Portugal with bars and restaurants...More

Thank nadinewills
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Is a must visit place for the visitors. Everyone is busy taking photo with it. Can have a relaxing time by just sitting on the side of the stairs seeing people around. It's windy, not hot. There are many cookies shop before you reach it,...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This historical site in Macau shows us that Portuguese were there for some quite time. The place is beautiful despite the crowdedness of the tourists. Good spot to take photos.

Thank prasetioistiadi
Reviewed 4 days ago

The ruins themselves are rather modest from the point of view of an European visitor, but stand out at this location - in this part of the world, and at the edge of the old town. A nice place to stop a bit, maybe read...More

Thank kmarko
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Despite its historical nature, this is definitely a must-come spot for photo taking! The proximity is also a worth time-spent journey - of course, the great local delicacies too!

Thank Kaycee F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A historic site and certainly a must visit when in Macau. Thankfully, our bus drop us off at the top so we only had to walk down. Many people around and shops galore. Try the Portuguese tart for hk10 and free almond cookies to taste....More

Thank lovesweets2
Reviewed 4 days ago

An interesting ruin at the heart of Macau. Perhaps it would be beneficial to provide more accessible background information about this historical site.

Thank PandeMonki
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Interesting from a historical point of view, but very little to see. It was hot and crowded. Up to you, guys!

Thank Vladimir S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was a very crowded day and after 2 hrs we managed to reached to St. Paul’s ruins It was a very little left of the church but they have protected it very well The walk up is nice and challenging The view is beautiful...More

Thank MathishaY1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a pretty cool and historic church ruins. It's free to walkabout and you will enjoy the small streets leading to them. Try the food! Yummy! There will be tons if folks and this is a great picture location

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22 October 2017|
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Response from yudyw2017 | Reviewed this property |
From Big Casino to another you can use Free Shutter Bus (Can accommodate big no of people), but to get to Senado, certain place beside Casino you can use the Taxi (for pack of 4), traveling 1 or 2 person better to use City... More
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30 March 2017|
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Response from Angelina A | Reviewed this property |
My suggestion is take a taxi straight up to St Paul first then from there,u can go down the slope on the left to Senado Square. As will be tough of pushing a stroller up the slope to St Paul