Macao for KIDS!
Bring out the child in you along with your kids in Macao with these fun activities.
1. Hop on, Hop Off!
Visiting Macao’s famous landmarks is now a breeze! With a One Day Pass, hop on and hop off the open-top bus to 15 popular attractions like Fisherman’s Wharf, Science Centre, Macau Tower and more.
2. Be wowed by the spectacular shows
The Bubble Show, is an HD visual feast at the biggest special effects projection dome in the world. Incredibly, it is powered by over 29,000 LED lights! Performing in the 2,000-seat Dancing Water Theater, by a cast of 100 international artists, THE HO– — USE OF DANCING WATER incorporates mesmerising special effects, dazzling costumes and visual treats with the most breathtaking acrobatics, artistic and aerial performances.
3. Savour the egg tarts
Bite into the Portuguese egg tarts when it’s piping hot! It comes with a buttery flaky crust encapsulating a creamy, melt-in-your-mouth egg custard. Yummy!
4.Strike fun poses at the Macau 3D World
Enjoy a laughter-filled day with your family at the Macau 3D World. The 18,000 sqft museum has over 100 photography points in 7 theme zones.Take back interesting photos with Michael Jackson, famous Macao & French landmarks or dinosaurs!
5. See the Macao sky dazzle with fireworks
Over the years, more than 100 teams from all over the world participate to set the night sky of Macao aglow in a starburst of magnificent fireworks. This splendid show is accompanied by the cheers and applause of spectators enjoying this spectacular light and sound show.
6. Enjoy a lakeside picnic
Nam Van Lakeside in Macao is now a leisure hub with spectacular performances, creative activities and delicious dining options in the serene vicinity of lakeside.Enjoy pedal boating, shopping, arts pavilion, doll making, graffiti painting and more! Take a leisurely stroll by the picturesque lake and shop for creative handicrafts at the arts pavilion. Pedal off on our beautiful swan-shaped, double-seated pedal boats and pop by the IFT Café for a tasty fill once you’re done! Don’t forget to catch the live performances (such as costume parades, Portuguese Jazz, and ‘Eléctrico’puppet show) from 5pm to 10pm every weekend! Live up your holidays with Anim’ Arte Nam Van. Your new landmark for art, leisure, and recreation!
7. Click selfies with Giant Pandas!
The giant pandas Kai Kai and Xin Xin will charm the kids with their adorable antics.
8. Have an early morning ‘ShrekFast’
The DreamWorks Experience at Sand Cotai Central is the largest DreamWorks production outside of the USA and you may just find parents having more fun than the kids at the interactive, buffet Shrekfast Character Breakfast.
9. Ride the Gondola at Venetian Macao
10. Stay at kiddie friendly hotels
Galaxy’s Grand Resort Deck is fabulous fun for the little ones, boasting the world’s largest Skytop Wave Pool, expansive tropical gardens complete with waterslides, lagoons and white-water rapids, straddling five hotels – JW Marriott, Ritz Carlton, Hotel Okura, Banyan Tree and Galaxy Hotel. Not to mention the 10-theatre cinema complex, where we decide to catch up on the latest Hollywood releases (many films are shown here before they are even released in Australia) and enjoy the latest in 3D technology.
Sands Cotai Central is another popular complex that has hotels to fit the budget, from Holiday Inn Macao, Conrad Macao and Sheraton Grand Macao Hotel to the lavish St Regis Macao. Sheraton Grand Macao’s Family Suites are perfect for families; the kids’ rooms are decked out with toys and cushions, child-sized tables, armchairs, game consoles, large flat screen TVs, Wi-Fi… the list goes on. Some are even themed with DreamWorks characters like Shrek. Even bathrooms have products especially for kids, like the Shine for Sheraton™ bath amenities.
11. Enjoy the bird’s eye view of Macao onto Asia’s largest ferris wheel
STUDIO CITY, Macao’s newest resort is a sheer wonder! Interactive Hollywood experiences, upmarket shopping at The Boulevard with iconic replicas of New York’s Times Square and Hollywood’s Beverly Hills along with world-class restaurants, cafes and so much more! The kids will love the new magic show performed by international illusionists at The House of Magic. Then there’s the eye-popping Golden Reel ride, Asia’s highest Ferris wheel and world’s first figure-8 Ferris wheel, where you can sit back and admire a bird’s-eye of Macao from 130 metres in the air. Enhanced with the latest in flight simulation technology, “Batman Dark Flight” gives an incredible multi-sensory, action-packed ride.
12. Enjoy a ‘Game Day’ at the Qube
Located inside The Venetian Macao, Qube is an interactive kid’s play zone with climbing structures, computer games, pool tables and more. Locals love it just as much as tourists.
13. Enjoy a day of learning & Fun at the Macau Science Center and MGM Aquarium
The Macao Science Center features 14 galleries and 450 interactive exhibits with many of them hand’s on. Entrance is $25 MOP and $65 MOP including a 3D planetarium show. It’s a TripAdvisor Award of Excellence recipient.