Macau (SAR)

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Macau (SAR)
22°10.000'N, 113°33.000'E Chart icon.png
Macau map.gif
Macau flag.png
Capital ?
Language Cantonese, Portuguese
Currency Macanese Pataca (MOP), pegged at 1 HKD = 1.03 MOP.
Time zone MST (UTC+8)
Calling code +853
More notes about the region

Macau or Macao (Chinese: 澳門, Cantonese: [ōu.mǔːn]; Portuguese: Macau, /məˈkaʊ/ (About this sound listen), officially the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is an autonomous territory on the western side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia. Along with Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhuhai, and several other major cities in Guangdong, the territory forms a core part of the Pearl River Delta metropolitan region, the most populated area in the world. With a population of 650,900[3] in an area of 30.5 km2 (11.8 sq mi), it is the most densely populated region in the world.


British Admiralty
BA1555 - Dafangji Dao to Hong Kong

See also China.


Give local weather conditions or refer to another page (a region or island group) that covers these conditions.

Sources for Weather forecasts:


See China



Add here VHF channel for coastguard, harbor masters. etc.

Also see World Cruiser's Nets


Marina channel entrance/wiki/Macau_(SAR)#Marina_channel_entranceWorld icon.png Marina channel entrance [[Macau (SAR)#Marina channel entrance|Marina channel entrance]] 22°10.619'N, 113°31.739'E


For entrance details see China.



Large Harbor.

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

Macau Sailing Club

Macau Sailing Club/wiki/Macau_(SAR)#Macau_Sailing_Club
Marina icon Macau Sailing Club [[Macau (SAR)#Macau Sailing Club|Macau Sailing Club]] (Clube de Vela de Macau) 22°12.307'N, 113°32.387'E
Port of Entry


[email protected]; Tel: +853 (282) 21 476; Fax: +853 (282) 26 063; VHF channel XX
Address: Avenida Marginal Do Lam Mau, Macau


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  • [[large Anchorage1]]
  • [[large Anchorage1]]


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Toilets ?
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Eating out

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  • Location1
Name/wiki/Macau_(SAR)#.27.27.3Cspan_style.3D.22color:magenta_.22.3EName.3C.2Fspan.3E.27.27Eatingout icon Name [[Macau (SAR)#Name|Name]] DD.dddDD.ddd description, tel. +XX XXXX XXXXX.


List transportation (local and/or international.)

Eating out

Give the name of recommended restaurant, tavernas, pastry stores, etc.)

  • Location1
Name/wiki/Macau_(SAR)#.27.27.3Cspan_style.3D.22color:magenta_.22.3EName.3C.2Fspan.3E.27.27Eatingout icon Name [[Macau (SAR)#Name|Name]] DD.dddDD.ddd description, tel. +XX XXXX XXXXX.


  • Macau has one active international airport, known as Macau International Airport located at the eastern end of Taipa and neighboring waters
  • The Outer Harbour Ferry Terminal and the Taipa Ferry Terminal provides cross-border transportation services for passengers traveling between Macau and Hong Kong, while the Yuet Tung Terminal in the Inner Harbour serves those traveling between Macau and cities in mainland China, including Shekou and Shenzhen
  • The Macau Light Rail Transit or Macau LRT also known as Metro Ligeiro de Macau is a mass transit system in Macau under construction



Give a short history of the island.)

Places to Visit

List places of interest, tours, etc.

Cruisers' Friends

Contact details of "Cruisers' Friends" that can be contacted for local information or assistance.


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See China.


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