The small island of Coloane combines Portuguese architectural heritage with Taoist temples and simple fishing lodges. For centuries, the island was a sea salt farm for China; it became a base for pirates after the arrival of the Portuguese. The colorful village centers on the main square, paved in black, white, and yellow cobblestones. Hike one of the 11 trails of varying difficulty, leading through lush greenery and past barbecue pits and reservoirs of blue water, or head down to the waterfront to admire the view of the mainland. To visit Coloane and get the most from your holiday in Macau, create itinerary details personal to you using our Macau travel itinerary planner.
While not as touristy as Taipa village, Coloane Village is just as colorful and has enough of a Portuguese element to make it look unique. Its oceanside location makes it a great spot for a stroll... more »
It will take the whole day in Coloane. It’s a small coastal village but many places to explore starting from Portuguese style churches, temples, shops, restaurants (especially the original Lord... more »
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