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Macao: a Fantastic Holiday Destination for Families

Macao has always been a favourite with adults, but did you know that this compact destination is also a giant playground for youngsters as well? 

Yes, Macao is truly a fabulous family fun destination!

Macao by night
Macao by night

Discover Macao with your kids!

Easily accessible by high-speed ferry from nearby Hong Kong, the former Portuguese enclave is fascinating for its colourful east-meets-west heritage and tasty food. There are loads of fun activities and attractions for families.

Take the world’s shortest cable car ride to the 17th century!

Shortest cable car ride in Macao
Shortest cable car ride in Macao

The ride is short and sweet, but the reward at the top is the historic Guia Fortress, and chapel, built between 1622 and 1638, and Guia Lighthouse, the first modern lighthouse on the Chinese coast, dating from 1865. You’ll also be treated to a great panoramic view of the city from the park’s walking trails here.

Splash out in the Galaxy Macau

Galaxy Macau Giant Wave Pool. CREDIT Macao Tourism
Galaxy Macau Giant Wave Pool. Credit: Macao Tourism

Get along to the integrated Galaxy resort in Macao’s Cotai District for unbeatable aquatic fun at the Grand Resort Deck, which houses the world’s longest Skytop Aquatic Adventure River Ride! Lie back and drift along the 500m Lazy River, ride the waves of the world’s largest Skytop Wave Pool, relax at the man-made white sand beach, and enjoy water attractions including exhilarating waterslides, beach lagoons, white water rapids, geysers, waterfalls and Macau’s largest kids aquatic zone.

Go ahead and book your stay at Galaxy Macao Resort Hotel

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