By Macao Government Tourism Office on March 6, 2019
Kuala Lumpur, 6 March 2019 – Holiday lovers, you are in for a treat! This 2019, the Macao Special Administrative Region will be celebrating their 20th anniversary and there will be a line-up of exciting activities and events happening!
First off, the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) will be participating in the famous MATTA Fair and ‘Mak Mak’, Macao’s official tourism mascot, will also be there to greet visitors! This year’s exhibition will definitely be a hit with visitors again as there will be many promotional Macao travel packages up for grabs! Be one of the first 300 people to purchase travel packages and you will get to take home shopping vouchers as well as exclusive gifts! Promotion is valid while stocks last. Terms and conditions apply.
|15 – 17 March 2019||Putra World Trade Center (PWTC), KL||1443 – 1448 (Hall 1)|
|5 – 7 April 2019||Setia SPICE Arena, Penang||C115 – C116|
Besides great offers, there will also be many exciting activities at the exhibition! For those who want to have fun, feel free to join the VR game where visitors can truly experience beautiful Macao landscapes and landmarks, as well as the “Building Macao Art Macao” activity where visitors can express their artistic flair by folding and crafting the origami cutout of a Macao World Heritage Building and placing it onto the backdrop of the map of Macao – jointly building the Historic Centre of Macao! Through this, the public will get to learn more about Macao and surely be enchanted by this culturally vibrant city!
The Excitement in Macao Continues
This year from June to September, art lovers can rejoice as ‘Art Macao’ will kick off to transform the whole city of Macao into a spectacular art gallery with various art exhibitions displayed across many different locations! Through this festival, visitors can expect to be wowed by a series of large-scale international art events that aim to transform Macao into a city of culture! What a sight it will be to behold!
In addition to that, visitors of Macao can also look forward to experiencing a spectacular activity on sea – a cruise, that is! If you’re an adventurous wanderer, make sure you catch the Macao cruise tours by Shun Tak-China Travel Ship Management or Yuet Tung Shipping which will provide you with a new travelling experience visiting different points of interest in Macao! You will get to enjoy the enchanting city landscape and scenery of this city through tranquil waterways! So travel lovers – make sure you do not miss this phenomenal activity!
Another thing to look forward to is the annual Macao International Fireworks Display that will feature an exhilarating show of colourful fireworks through the buzzing night skies of Macao! As 2019 marks the 30th anniversary of this vibrant event & Macao SAR 20th Anniversary, visitors of Macao can expect to be blown away by an even more electrifying display of wonderful fireworks than usual from September to October! The participating teams this year will be increased to 12 teams instead of 10 as in the previous year, and there will be 6 fireworks shows as opposed to 5 last year! This may just be the most explosive event you’ll get to experience in Macao this 2019!
Other exciting events and festivals that await visitors of Macao include Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2019 (March 24 – 26), the 30th Macao Arts Festival (May 4 – June 2), the 19th Macao Lotus Flower Festival (June 3 – 16), the 2019 Wushu Masters Challenge (August 1 – 4), the 30th Macao International Fireworks Display Contest (September to October), the 19th Macau Food Festival (November 8 – 24), the 66th Macau Grand Prix (November 14 – 17), as well as the Macao International Marathon,
Macao Light Festival, Macao Special Administrative Region Establishment Day, 4th International Film Festival & Awards Macao, Macao International Parade on December, and many more!
A city adorned with cultural beauty as well as vibrant festivals, Macao is definitely one holiday destination that you must not miss! Take this chance to experience the endless excitements of Macao and you’ll definitely mark this down as a holiday of a lifetime!
For more event details, visit Macao Tourism Malaysia’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/MacaoTourismMalaysia/.