Historic Center of Macao

“The Historic Center of Macao is a collection of locations, such as urban squares, streetscapes, churches and temples, that witness the unique assimilation and co-existence of Chinese and


The area is well known for its scenery, sunsets, peculiarly-shaped granite peaks, Huangshan pine trees, hot springs, winter snow, and views of the clouds from above. Huangshan is

Huangshan Xidi Village

First built during the Huangyou era (1049–1053), the rise of the village was closely tied to the fortunes of the Hu family. By 1465, major private buildings and

Huangshan Hongcun Village

Founded in 1131 under Han dynasty, the village is arranged in the shape of an ox with the nearby hill. The architecture and carvings of the residences dating

Diaolous in Kaiping

Diaolous are fortified multi-storey watchtowers, generally made of reinforced concrete. The first towers were built during the early Qing Dynasty, reaching a peak in the 1920s and 1930s

Pingyao Ancient City

Thanks to the city walls constructed from 1370, Pingyao still retains its city layout from the Ming and Qing dynasties. Temples in the region are also remarquable in