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Camoes Garden and Grotto

Northwest of Macau Peninsula, Macau, China
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The Absolute Best of Macau

After a walking tour through all of old Macau, we undertook the final leg and were so happy we did... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Luis S
Bien Hoa, Vietnam
Small garden

A nice garden popular among local. There is not much to see here, but on the back of the garden... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Sofia, Bulgaria
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Northwest of Macau Peninsula, Macau, China
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Reviewed 9 June 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

Thank Luis S
Reviewed 25 May 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.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 25 November 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.

Thank travelsafer
Reviewed 22 November 2016

During summer, I have visited the Praça de Luís de Camões. That is a popular tourist attraction, especially Portuguese because of Camões is an important historical person in Portuguese history. There have strong Portuguese culture feeling. Whether it is building, floor or decoration, all are...More

Thank alan66968583
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This garden is popular among the locals, but I don’t think it is for tourists. There is nothing in this garden other than to walk or jog. The local elder people spend time here playing cards and gambling. The grotto which is a formation of...More

Thank parmarpritish
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This garden is named after the national Portuguese poet Luis de Camoes. He was supposed to live here some time and write on his work Os Lusiadas in the cave. Nowadays there is still his statue. You will find people doing their exercises or just...More

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Dedicated to the famous Portuguese poet Luis de Camoes who lived in Macau for a brief while and composed his epic poem "Os Lusíadas" here, the park is the largest in Macau and covers around 20,000 square meters. The park is a short walk from...More

Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

It's just an urban park. I liked the calm atmosphere and when we arrived there, everyone was working out. There are some beautiful altars in the back, so if you get the chance go there, it's not so far from the main entrance. The garden...More

Thank Jørge R
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I grew up learning about the Portuguese and their history. Be in a place that people says that Luis de Camoes wrote part of his most famous book is huge. The place is beautiful and nice to spend some time.

Thank GSam_13
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Ruínas da Antiga Catedral de São Paulo( 大三巴 ) is overcrowded. But just walk 5 minutes away to the Camoes Garden. The park is open from 6am to 10pm daily. Camoes Garden is most popular park in Macau, is frequented from dawn to dusk by...More

Thank Emily H
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