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Interesting frescoes

Located on Guia Hill, there are extremely interesting frescoes painted in Chinese style - unusual... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
Ogi0
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Sofia, Bulgaria
Next to the oldest Western lighthouse in the Far East

The chapel is cosy and small, and it is located next to the oldest Western lighthouse in East Asia... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2016
geodonkey
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Macau
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26 May 2017
“Interesting frescoes”
7 Apr 2016
“Next to the oldest Western lighthouse in the Far East”
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

Located on Guia Hill, there are extremely interesting frescoes painted in Chinese style - unusual for a Catholic church. Sorry, there are very few frescoes remaining ...

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 7 April 2016

The chapel is cosy and small, and it is located next to the oldest Western lighthouse in East Asia, a typical Portuguese lighthouse. From up there you have a wonderful view of the city. You can't miss it if you go to Macau.

Thank geodonkey
Reviewed 4 October 2015

The Guia Chapel, also known as the Chapel of Our Lady of Guia (1622) is situated upon the top of Guia Hill, overlooking the city of Macau. It is one of the UNESCO World Heritage attractions and an iconic image of Macau. You can access...More

2  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 4 September 2015

I'm not religious anyway but even if I wanted to pray, I'd have to walk down the narrow area that is not blocked off and be under the gaze of two disapproving security guards the whole time. Not much point going inside.

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 23 August 2015

This is a beautiful lighthouse is located in the city center. The city has expand so much that this lighthouse is now surrounded by buildings. It is with a church that has mural paintings on the wall and the ceiling that has high historical value....More

Thank vyychan
Reviewed 23 November 2014

The Chapel of Our Lady Guia is beautiful but very small and although it is being restored but it doesn't look as real so possibly it is because it is a work in progress but lions on a traditional Portuguese Chapel doesn't sound right. The...More

2  Thank Shelliu
Reviewed 3 April 2014

I would seek out this special place not as a chapel in particular (in fact, as a monument it is sadly, very coldly historical and has no real 'atmosphere' at all, despite the old fresco fragmants), but it's a very welcome relief from humid, gritty...More

2  Thank forgetit90
Reviewed 19 November 2012

The Lady of Guia Chapel, which is located within the Guia Fortress grounds was built some time around 1622, making it one of the earliest places of Christian worship along the China coast. The chapel is included in the Historic City Centre of Macau Heritage...More

4  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 1 October 2012

We visited this attraction because it was near our hotel. Its located on a steep incline so coming here is a good workout specially if you walk. I noticed a lot of local people use the surrounding park and walkways as jogging area. You can...More

1  Thank betty l
Reviewed 3 September 2012

Taking the Guia Cable Car from Flora Garden you get easy access to Guia Hill, the highest point of the Macau Peninsula (it is easy to walk down the hill later on!). At the top you will find the Guia Fortress with the lovely Chapel...More

4  Thank anthonyholland
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