Taipa is within easy reach of many of Macau’s more popular attractions. Two sights that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Carmel Garden and the much-loved Our Lady of Carmel Church. Two other worthy points of interest you’ll find within a short distance of Taipa are Taipa Houses-Museum and the Museum of Taipa and Coloane History.
Taipa has a number of cultural attractions nearby that make great places to visit. Treat your partner to a lively show at the Dancing Water Theatre in Cotai.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Macau, head to one of the many nearby outdoor areas. On a sunny day, visit the Flower City Garden, where visitors can enjoy some time outdoors.
Work on your backswing at the Macau Orient Golf Club, amongst the most popular greens in the area.
If you are looking to buy souvenirs, fashion and food, amble through the various stores at the Grand Canal Shoppes.
Sports lovers vacationing in Taipa should head to Macau Olympic Complex to see the Macau national football team playing visiting rivals. On game days follow the river of green and white, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join local soccer lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
At the end of a busy day enjoying the charms of Taipa, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Sheraton Macao Hotel, Cotai Central, the Galaxy Macau, Cotai, and the Holiday Inn Macao Cotai Central.