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Relaxing place

Relaxing place. The area is away from the hustle and bustle of city life where one can enjoy some quiet time for praying. Too bad the way to the big statue was under construction... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
Bacolod, Philippines
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Bacolod, Philippines
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

Relaxing place. The area is away from the hustle and bustle of city life where one can enjoy some quiet time for praying. Too bad the way to the big statue was under construction when we visited so we can't go there. Complementary buses from the foot of the hill comes every 30 minutes so you won't have to hike.

1 Thank wenlong3788
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103 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

First, there is a free bus that runs up the mountain to the top near the main gate. Otherwise it is a long climb to the top. This shuttle also returns to the main gate from the top. Easy to access by public transportation. The village is more of a temple that a village. The temple was quite unique with... More 

Thank Dan H
Bangkok, Thailand
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79 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

For those who sick of the casino or shopping, this is the place for relaxing, recharging and clear your nose with nice and clean air. The place is very well kept and easy to visit, from Macau, Cotai or Taipa, you can take the bus heading cologne and get off at Parc de Seac Pai Van, then take the shuttle... More 

1 Thank Rinzilla
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73 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

You should definitely visit this cultural village, temple, Tin Hau Palace, etc etc. The temple is big, spacious, excellently built. The carvings on the walls and pillars of the temple are great and spectacular. Also spend some time to roam around to see the greenery, monuments, pillars, etc. Timings: 8AM to 6PM, Free entry Getting there: Bus: 25, 26A, 21A,... More 

Thank parmarpritish
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 20 November 2016

At the summer holiday, my friend and I cycling In the Coloane, and we are found the Mountain road, it is beside the Estrada de Seac Pai Van, across the tortuous and steep road, we found the Chinese temples it name Matsu Cultural Village,there are rich culture of Matsu except Matsu Temple in Macau, and there can have the good... More 

Thank Simon L
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10 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I visit here for worshiping Matsu, gods and making some wishes every year with my best friend. Recently, I burned incenses, worshiped the gods, donated sesame oil money and made some wishes after I had arrived. I like this place very much because Matsu and I are from the same hometown-Putian, Fujian even thought I was born in Macau and... More 

Thank Ivy W
Salt Lake City, Utah
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64 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The Matsu Cultural Village is fantastic! It offers gorgeous panoramic views of Macua and the ocean. There is a beautiful temple and 4,000 square foot village to explore including a front gate, shops, and multi-level shops. Up a small hike is a large statue of the goddess A-Ma who overlooks the city and ocean. There are hiking trails to be... More 

Thank CW K
Manila, Philippines
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141 reviews
102 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

You can reach this place by riding a free shuttle that's located near the Esso petrol station. The temple is modest where you can buy incense to pray and say your well wishes. I recommend going up a little to the top of the hill where there's a status and a nice panoramic view of Macua.

1 Thank Karl J
Macau, China
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016

The temple is quite nice but the bus service is awful. The driver does wherever he pleases. Yesterday, May 9 at around 5pm, I waited around 40 min for the driver. He came down, picked up two friends, refused to let us and another couple in and just left up to the temple. This wasn't the first time I caught... More 

Macau, China
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

A Ma Cultural Village is close to the world's tallest statue of the goddess A-Ma on the mountaintop on Macao's Coloane Island. Its most important that it structure is a pavilion-style front gate, a carved marble altar, Tin Hau Palace, Dressing Hall along with Bell Tower and Drum Tower. Temple in China is a very stately place, we have to... More 

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