Cotai is a great place to base yourself while you are in Macau as a large number of the area’s star attractions are close. Two destinations that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Grand Canal Shoppes and the iconic Macau Orient Golf Club. Two other great attractions close by Cotai are Cotai Strip and the Dancing Water Theatre.
There are plenty of interesting cultural highlights in and around Cotai. Visit some of the noteworthy exhibit spaces and museums including the Museum of Taipa and Coloane History and Taipa Houses-Museum.
If the weather is good head outside and make the most of the nearby parks and reserves. Take some time out to spend some quality time outdoors in tranquil places such as the Flower City Garden and Carmel Garden. Breathe in the fresh air, throw a ball and catch some rays at nearby the Hac Sa Beach.
While you are in and around Cotai, treat yourself with a visit to the A-Ma Cultural Village, the Four Faces Buddha Shrine and the Pou Tai Un. Whatever your religious background, serenity and calm awaits at sacred places like the Our Lady of Carmel Church.
One of the best ways to experience the great outdoors is to grab your golf bag and head to the area’s excellent golf courses such as the Macau Golf and Country Club.
Nearby Macau Olympic Complex is the perfect place to hang out with lovers of soccer, and to see local favorites, the Macau national football team, in action. To look like a local, don’t forget to pack some green and white, the colors of the Macau national football team.
When you’re ready to rest up after a day spent exploring the delights of Cotai, check in to one of the area’s numerous short and long stay accommodation options. The Sheraton Macao Hotel, Cotai Central, the Galaxy Macau and the Holiday Inn Macao Cotai Central are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.