The picturesque Taipa Islands with its famous historical sites and wide variety of attractions is a must visit place for tourists. Major tourist attractions on offer at the islands include the colonial style Old Portuguese buildings, lively markets, colorful shops, ancient temples and traditional Macanese culture. The Maia de Magalhaes Square is best entertainment venue in Taipa where vibrant cultural and recreational events unfold on a daily basis. Restaurants lined along the Rua da Cunha Street will definitely tickle the taste buds of tourists with the traditional taste of Chinese, Italian, Portuguese and Macanese cuisines.
The Taipa Houses Museum showcasing a fine collection of Portuguese and Chinese furniture is another important place to visit. Top Casinos in Macau such as Macau Jockey Club Casino, Greek Mythology Casino, Taipa Casino and Casino Marina are located here and attract gamblers and tourists from around the World.
Taipa Island offers exciting outdoor recreational activities such as cycling, hiking, walking and horse racing. The island offers contrasting recreational choices from casinos by night to physical recreational activities by day. The two Taipa hilly regions are great destinations for cycling buffs and offer an excellent opportunity to spend some leisure time close to nature and away from the hustle and bustle of maddening city life.
One of the best cycling trails in Taipa is on its eastern side close to the airport. As compared to other available options, it is larger and a better choice for mountain biking. The other option available at Taipa is on its western side having a slower pace and is best suited for a relaxed and less tiring cycling experience.