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Oldest lighthouse in China

The lighthouse at Guia Fort is the oldest modern day lighthouse on the Chinese Coast. It was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
palawanismyhome
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puerto princesa
Nice simple small lighthouse at Guia Fortress

Nice simple small lighthouse at Guia Fortress Next to the chapel What is worthwhile the climb up... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bennyvectra
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The lighthouse at Guia Fort is the oldest modern day lighthouse on the Chinese Coast. It was constructed in 1865 and is 91 m above sea level, and could be seen from 32 kms away. The old white building is the highest point in Macau...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank palawanismyhome
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice simple small lighthouse at Guia Fortress Next to the chapel What is worthwhile the climb up = Great Macau city view from high grounds. Actually very simple climb. Not steep. Very gentle stroll up

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bennyvectra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lighthouse at Guia Fortress is an attractive landmark and popular place to visit while exploring the World Heritage attractions scattered around the Historic Centre of Macau. Dating back to 1895, this was the first modern lighthouse built along the coast of China. Its location...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank LetsGoToMacau
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We wandered our way to Flora Garden & took the cable car to the top of Guia Hill and then walked along to the Fortress & Lighthouse. The views over Macau were fantastic and while you can't go into the Lighthouse, the Guia Chapel is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jbgh1995
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Great historic building. Not much history is left so I always visit these places. Worth going to for half an hour to an hour.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank mjeschke
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Visitors can enter free and go all the way up on Saturdays and Sundays from 10.00 in the morning. You get a 360-degree view of Macau.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank nick_ng
Reviewed 18 July 2018

I went up there yesterday thinking the inclines were somewhat the same as Monte Forte adjacent to St Paul’s. I was not dressed for the visit: dress and wedges. It was sunny out at 34degC, so I was sweating like a pig and the wedges...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nile A
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

The walk up to the lighthouse was steep and very wet that day which limited the number of people visiting. As a result, I took advantage of being the only one to climb up the inside of the lighthouse to the very top. At each...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank wireless_in_CA
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

It was a hot and sunny day. We were glad that we have taken the concierge advice to take a taxi to this place. The taxi fare from around Wynn Macau to here is about Mop 31. The lighthouse and the chapel is lovely. Particularly...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank EastmeetsWestAB
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I took the cable car ride up. AFAIK, the ride is probably the shortest and cheapest cable car ride in the world. Just for that, it's worth a ride, hahaha! The light house is a must visit for anyone who wants to see aerial views...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank April X
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