Ruins Of St Paul

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  • Address: Rua de Sao Paulo, Macau, China, Macao
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: 853-5993162
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Landmark, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Cathedral

The Ruins of St. Paul Cathedral in Macau are a very interesting sight to see. What you get to see at this site is not the entire cathedral that was but its tall and imposing façade that stands freely in its place.

Being a symbol of Macau’s Portuguese past, this tall and beautifully preserved stone slab attracts thousands of tourists every day. The road leading up to it has pretty grass designs that enhance the subtlety of the brown facade. The area around and behind it is worth exploring. There is also a crypt underneath the buildings that some tourists like to visit. In it lies a museum displaying religious scripture and other artifacts from the church.

Macau visitors love this spot as there are also plenty of hawkers around the area selling very tasty authentic Macau food.

The imposing structure of ruins of St. Paul in Macau offer a historical journey to those who visit it. As you buy tickets for ruins of St. Paul tours with us, you get a better historical perspective of this place. Although, there are no tickets for ruins of St. Paul, this attraction attracts a lot of visitors. Hence, getting your ruins of St. Paul tickets is an ultimate chance to skip the lines and have an easy access. If you wish to know ruins of St. Paul ticket prices for tours in details, visit our tickets section to gain all the information.

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  • The vestiges now comprise of the southern stone front which had been complicatedly designed between 1620 and 1627 by Japanese Christians, while being banished from their country under the reign of Italian Jesuit Carlo Spinola.
  • The carvings incorporate Jesuit pictures with Oriental topics.

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  • Ruins Of St Paul Address: Rua de Sao Paulo, Macau, China, Macao
  • Ruins Of St Paul Contact Number: 853-5993162
  • Ruins Of St Paul Timing: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Ruins Of St Paul Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Ruins Of St Paul(preferred time): 03:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Ruins Of St Paul: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Macau include Ruins Of St Paul in their plan

  • 77.62% of people start their Ruins Of St Paul visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Ruins Of St Paul

Monday, Thursday and Friday

64.11% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Ruins Of St Paul

People normally club together The New Yuan Ming Palace and Senado Square while planning their visit to Ruins Of St Paul.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Most happening place in Macau.Literally packed with tourist 24/7. Even if you are early at 7am, it is still packed due to the season. Nevertheless, it’s great to the see the remnants of the history.

  • Great to pay this visit to this Macau landmark. Fully packed by tourists, early morning shall be the best time for taking photos. You can explore Macau museum close by as well as some street food along the alleys.

  • You better come here early in the morning,or at night because you cannot take a good picture.There's a lot of people. You must try the Portuguese egg tart👌😘🤔

  • Beautiful place... Well preserved monument... Make it a point to climb up the Ford, the fort at the top is very beautiful, and the views too are very beautiful... A bit crowded, but if you overcome that, then it's a fun place.

  • Tourists attraction and thousands of people visit here everyday.It is safe place because there are police personnel who assigned to conduct roving monitoring and catching some notorious people.The police also conducted random checkpoints looking for your Visa or catching of overstaying people,and people who are listed as blacklisted.

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Ruins of st paul
  • is it closed on tuesday??

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    • Open on all days, 9 am to 6 pm

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