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A-Ma Temple (Ma Kok Miu)

Barra Square | Rua de Sao Tiago de Barra and Calcada da Barra, Macau, China
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The temple was built in the 15th century to worship the sea-goddess Mazu. It is located in Sao Lourenco.

Thank deepakbhatia57
Reviewed 6 days ago

our guide told us about this temple, how it rescued the Portuguese people who landed here due to accident. As Indians, we were happy to see such a temple, as the word MA means Mother in Hindi and this temple was also dedicated to a...More

Thank Subrata0168
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had another great visit here recently. It was a sultry day and the vegetation on the close, tight paths was particularly lush.The atmosphere was special here and one really feels that one communes with the patron saint of Macau.

Thank Perry B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am Macau local and I live just 2 blocks away. This temple is really beautiful and it faced the inner harbour. Although, the main prayer hall is temporarily closed due to a fire happened in Feb this year. But there are still lots to...More

Thank ETStyleofMacau
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its a very amazing place to travel. You should visit it with your family. I hope you will enjoy it a lot. One of the most beautiful temple in Macau.

Thank Amazedestinations83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The temple was quite close to my hotel so I decided to check it out. It was just a regular temple and very overrated. The smell of burning incense could invade your body through the nostrils and make you feel nauseous. Honestly, the maritime museum...More

Thank Ansel Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A-MA Temple starting point of Macau Tour .It local town and they have Unesco sign i think it have srory to be the Macau Country .They have laee temple in macau so this place to be great original.

Thank poohzarkorn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was walking around Praia do Manduco and passed by A Ma Temple. There were souvenir shops and Macau pastries shops nearby.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are fond of going temples, you can go there. The is not much attraction. The lady priest is a irritated lady and doesn't seem like happy with too many visiters coming daily. If you touch anything or try to talk, you're mod is...More

Thank vikramkumar2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just a temple with lots of greens... nice bamboo trees.. and a large square right in front of the temple. The Maritimr Museum is just opposite the temple but it was not accessible when we visited.

Thank Pin P
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Aastha V
29 June 2017|
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Response from Jagjeet p | Reviewed this property |
That right , it's a medium size flat base pan which contains water when the visitor rubs its handles with wet hands then if luck is on your side then the water in the pan resonates/ vibrates with some droplets start bouncing... More