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Checo Van Bay

08-11-2010 16:30 BJT

Cheoc Van (Bamboo Bay)occupies a bay on the south coast of Coloane Island, at the foot of Pousada de Coloane. The sea is clean and safe for swimming, canoeing, and windsurfing.

Hence this is Macau's most popular beach. Equipment for the watersports is available for rent and there is a caf?serving drinks and snacks for the hungry. The Macau Yacht Club and a large open-air pool are located here. The former is open daily between 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. It closes at midnight on weekends.

One can hire a Moke or take the public bus to reach Cheoc Van and its neighbor, Hac Sa Those who feel like walking may do so from Coloane Village along Estrada de Cheoc Van. About 1.5km down Estrada de Cheoc Van, which runs east and then southeast from Coloane Village, is the beach at Cheoc Van (Bamboo Bay). There are public changing rooms and toilets and, in season, lifeguards (; 10:00 - 18:00 Mon-Sat, 09:00 - 18:00 Sun May-Oct) on duty.

Editor:Liu Yan |Source: CNTV

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