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St. Francis Xavier Church

Rua Do Caetano, Coloane Village, Macau, China
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A historical spot worth a visit

The Church was built in 1928, located in the middle of Coloane, a peaceful village away from the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
liucy752
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Taipei, Taiwan
Quaint

Beautiful little church in Coloane just by the waterfront. Very colourful and pretty. Unfortunately... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Renot
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Europe
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Rua Do Caetano, Coloane Village, Macau, China
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Church was built in 1928, located in the middle of Coloane, a peaceful village away from the artificial tourist attractions, on the southwestern coast It is a small beautiful baroque-style Chapel, once held some important Christian relics, including the bone from the arm of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful little church in Coloane just by the waterfront. Very colourful and pretty. Unfortunately I didn't go inside at the time and I regret it now. Well worth a quick visit.

Thank Renot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The size is compact, cant compare with the old town church. If you just want to come for foto shooting, u might be disappointed to its scare and internal decoration, btw, its easy to find.

Thank KK L
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I didn't manage to visit the interior, as I was on my way to Ruins of St. Paul's and was passing by. But I did stop to admire the exterior and I love the colours of this cathedral so much. Definitely not your usual expectations...More

Thank MitchKL
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have seen quite a few churches in my life. This is hands down one of the most colorful exteriors that I have seen. The interior is not as ornate but so light filled.

Thank Anna911
Reviewed 24 February 2017

One of the best representations of the colonial era in Coloane Village is the small square in front of Chapel of St. Francis Xavier. This is a quaint little spot that seems lost in time. Here you will see a memorial column that is almost...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This was once one of the famous church of Macau. The outside color of the church was very unite. Inside the church was very basic and simple. Around the church has some small restaurants and also has a very nice river view of the other...More

Thank 2Travelnuts101
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Located at the bottom of the hill of the Ruins of St Paul, this church looks like a wedding cake. Worth a visit.

Thank fandangoMelbourne
Reviewed 5 January 2017

build in 1928 , this is an old world church. well maintained though with yellow painted walls .close to senado square.....you approach this through tiny lanes. crowd can be heavy..

1  Thank priya746
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This is the window to the area's Christian past. The church is well maintained and located in the heart of old European quarters of the city. Approach roads are narrow and mostly one-way traffic is allowed. So be ready to rub shoulders in the crowd....More

Thank BhallaPK
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