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Brief Guide of Hong Kong as seen by a Local!

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Hong Kong is one of my favorite places. You can do a lot of things in this small city. From being a foodie, to a shopaholic, to bar hopping, and even an enlightening trip. Hong Kong has it all. It is also a relatively safe place.

Good for
  • Thrill Seeker
  • Shopping Fanatic
  • Nightlife Seeker
  • Foodie
  • Peace and Quiet Seeker
  • Like a Local

31 Places

5 City Tips

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31 Places

Day 1

Best Western Hotel Harbour View Hong Kong

Hotels

Sheung Wan

Neighbourhoods

Ocean Park

Theme Parks, Aquariums

Central

Points of Interest & Landmarks

Mid-levels Escalator

Points of Interest & Landmarks, Taxis & Shuttles

Soho

Neighbourhoods

Victoria Harbour

Marinas

Peak Tram

Tramways

Peak Tower

Points of Interest & Landmarks, Lookouts

Madame Tussauds Hong Kong

Speciality Museums

Victoria Peak (The Peak)

Observation Decks & Towers

Lan Kwai Fong

Neighbourhoods, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Day 2

Hong Kong Tramways (Ding Ding)

Tramways

Causeway Bay

Neighbourhoods

Delicious Kitchen

Restaurants

Times Square

Shopping Malls, Points of Interest & Landmarks,

Wan Chai

Neighbourhoods

Central Plaza

Neighbourhoods

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Conference & Convention Centres, Monuments & Statues

Hong Kong Skyline

Points of Interest & Landmarks

Star Ferry

Ferries

Tsim Sha Tsui

Neighbourhoods, Piers & Boardwalks

Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade

Piers & Boardwalks, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Avenue of the Stars

Historic Walking Areas, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Symphony of Lights

Performances

Tsim Sha Tsui East

Neighbourhoods

Hong Kong Science Museum

Science Museums

Day 3

Ngong Ping 360

Observation Decks & Towers, Tramways, Lookouts

Tian Tan Buddha (Big Buddha)

Historic Sites, Monuments & Statues, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Hong Kong Disneyland

Theme Parks

Inspiration Lake

Theme Parks

mranola's City Tips

  • Littering is strictly prohibited here. If you are caught, a fine of HK$1,500.00 should be paid, plus you need to attend a court.
  • Smoking is not allowed in most bars, restaurants, shopping venues, and parks. But if you really need to light up, ask a waiter, or a police, as to where there is a smoking area, where you can smoke. There are still some reserved spaces for smokers. Smoking in a non smoking area, if caught, would mete you a fine of HK$5,000.00, plus you need to attend a court hearing.
  • Better be safe and look both ways in crossing the streets, as Hong Kong follows the British style than the American style. So better look right first, then left, to see oncoming traffic. There has been reported accidents, as people tend to look left first before right on crossing the street. Better yet, wait for the walk sign before crossing. Also avoid jaywalking. If caught jaywalking an initial fine of HK$300.00 should be paid, plus you need to attend a court hearing.
  • Tipping is not necessary, but is welcome. Plus tipping might give you a little extra once you come back to the same place.
  • The most convenient way to move around the city, would be using the Mass Transport Railway System or better know as the MTR. It would be better to buy a tourist store value ticket, than buying at the ticketing kiosk.
    Day 1
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    Best Western Hotel Harbour View Hong Kong
    Hotels
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    mranola Says:

    A budget friendly hotel with no frills. Just your basic comfortable hotel. There is free wi-fi in room and mostly inside the hotel. Just check for seasonal rates.

    Good for
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    Tips
    • Ask for smoking or non smoking rooms, as there are a smoking floors in the hotel. Free shuttle buses are available, to bring you from place to place, just book in advance, and observe the time. They do leave on time.
    Plan to stay:/
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #461 of 727 Hotels in Hong Kong
    • Dirty room and awful customer service 13/12/2017
    • Should be called Worst Western 06/12/2017
    • Best Western Hotel Harbour View Hong Kong
    Address:
    239 Queen's Road West
    MTR Sai Ying Pun Station Exit A1
    Hong Kong
    China
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    Sheung Wan
    Neighbourhoods
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    mranola Says:

    This is where you can find the Western Market. It is an old Victorian Style building, filled with trinkets shops, and whatnot. The Shun Tak Centre is located here as well, this is the building where you buy tickets to and from Macau, if you prefer to do a side trip.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • History Buff
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Hidden Gems
    Tips
    • Take the tram, for a more scenic view.
    Plan to stay:/
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #73 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • The East Meets the West 15/10/2017
    • A great hub and vibrant part of the city 21/08/2017
    • Sheung Wan
    Address:
    west of Central
    Hong Kong
    China
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    06:05 - 00:56
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    Ocean Park
    Theme Parks, Aquariums
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    mranola Says:

    This one is for the kids, and kids at heart. Ocean Park is filled with things that would amaze and excite anyone. It is filled with animals, theme park rides, and stuffs.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Family
    Tips
    • Do not go on a rainy or windy day, for you to be able to try the cable car. Also try the rides, and the see the shows.
    Plan to stay:/
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #17 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • A full day visit at The Ocean Park 13/12/2017
    • Worth spending a full day here! 12/12/2017
    • Ocean Park
    Address:
    No.180 Wong Chuk Hang Road
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852-39232323
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    10:00 - 22:00
    Other:
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    Central
    Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    mranola Says:

    This is where you can find the famous Bank of China and HSBC main building. Central is also a place for shopping and dining. There are a lot of interesting places to see.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Shopping Fanatic
    Tips
    • Landmark and IFC are good places to shop and eat.
    Plan to stay:/
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #34 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Modern & Historic Building 13/12/2017
    • Old Town of Hong Kong 12/12/2017
    • Central
    Address:
    Central and Western District
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    85225218811
    Other:
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    Mid-levels Escalator
    Points of Interest & Landmarks, Taxis & Shuttles
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    mranola Says:

    This is the easy way to get to Mid-Levels. Along the way you can find restaurants, shops, trinkets stores, and so on. There are also historical places you can see along the way.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • Stay on the right if you're not in a hurry, as the left side is the passing side, for people in a hurry. Do not block the left side, so you would not be scolded.
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #7 of 15 Transportation in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • To Soho, Soho east, Hollywood Road & Dr Sun Yat-sen Museum 10/12/2017
    • Must ride in Hong Kong 10/12/2017
    • Mid-levels Escalator
    Address:
    Connaught Road, Central and West Distict
    Hong Kong
    China
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    06:00 - 00:00
    Other:
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    Soho
    Neighbourhoods
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    mranola Says:

    Soho is a fine place for foodies, as this is where a lot of bars and restaurants can be found. Look around for quirky shops as well. This place is littered with fine dining restaurants and art galleries.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Trendsetter
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • Try the restaurants and art galleries.
    Plan to stay:/
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #37 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • One of my favorite neighborhoods in HK 12/12/2017
    • Great Place to Eat and Drink 06/12/2017
    • Soho
    Address:
    South of Hollywood Road
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    85231050767
    Other:
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    Victoria Harbour
    Marinas
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    mranola Says:

    Victoria Harbour offers a scenic view of Hong Kong and Tsim Sha Tsui. There are also malls, and shops located in and around the harbour.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Like a Local
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    • Foodie
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    Tips
    • Try to visit IFC Mall, and other shops.
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #12 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • It’s getting narrower due to reclamation 09/12/2017
    • Busy harbor 07/12/2017
    • Victoria Harbour
    Address:
    Central and Western District, Hong Kong Island
    Hong Kong 999077
    China
    Phone:
    +852 2807 6543
    Other:
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    Peak Tram
    Tramways
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    mranola Says:

    The Peak Tram is one of the transportation options, to go to The Victoria Peak. It offers a scenic route, showing buildings, and Hong Kong's skyline.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nightlife Seeker
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Better take it at night. Offers a more exciting view.
    Plan to stay:/
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #29 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Not worth the wait 13/12/2017
    • Lovely tourist spot 13/12/2017
    • Peak Tram
    Address:
    No.1 Lugard Road
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852-28497654
    Other:
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    Peak Tower
    Points of Interest & Landmarks, Lookouts
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    mranola Says:

    The Peak Tower offers you one of the best views of the Hong Kong Skyline. It shows you most of Hong Kong, and even Kowloon Peninsula. There are also shops, and restaurants located inside the tower. Also you can visit Madame Tussaud's.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Family
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Tips
    • Buy a viewing deck ticket, which offers you a better view, and also bring a high resolution camera, for a great souvenir.
    Plan to stay:/
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #60 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    • The view from the top is incredible, but the constant self-promotion along the way is not. 10/12/2017
    • Packed like Sardines 09/12/2017
    • Peak Tower
    Address:
    No. 1 Lugard Road, Victoria Peak
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852-28497654
    Other:
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    Madame Tussauds Hong Kong
    Speciality Museums
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    mranola Says:

    Madame Tussaud's offers you a chance to be with famous people, except they are their wax replicas. But where in the world can you take a photo with the likes of Angelina Jolie, Brad Pit, The Dalai Lama, Barrack Obama, and so on.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Family
    Tips
    • A must visit place. Do come in the afternoon, as they close around 8 pm. Better check with them.
    Plan to stay:/
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #54 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    • Just ok. 08/12/2017
    • One of the Many- Nothing Great.. Nothing Bad!! 05/12/2017
    • Madame Tussauds Hong Kong
    Address:
    Shop P101, The Peak Tower, 128 Peak Road, The Peak
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852-28496966
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    10:00 - 22:00
    Other:
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    Victoria Peak (The Peak)
    Observation Decks & Towers
    See more photos
    mranola Says:

    Victoria Peak is said to be the highest point in Hong Kong. The Peak is also home to well to do people. It offers one of the most majestic view of Hong Kong.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Nightlife Seeker
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Do come at night for a more enticing view.
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #3 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Amazing Views 13/12/2017
    • Fantastic vews of Hong Kong 13/12/2017
    • Victoria Peak (The Peak)
    Address:
    1 Lugard Rd
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852-28497654
    Other:
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    Lan Kwai Fong
    Neighbourhoods, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    mranola Says:

    Lan Kwai Fong is the party place to be in Hong Kong. It is littered with bars upon bars, restaurants, and other entertainment venues. Locals flock this place, especially during Friday evening, as most people have no work on weekends.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Tips
    • Do come Monday-Thursday to avoid the crowd. Usually Wednesday is Ladies Night.
    Plan to stay:/
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #39 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Strolling 12/12/2017
    • Must Visit 30/11/2017
    • Lan Kwai Fong
    Address:
    Central
    Hong Kong 00000
    China
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    00:00 - 00:00
    Other:
  • Day 2
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    Hong Kong Tramways (Ding Ding)
    Tramways
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    mranola Says:

    The Tram offers the cheapest way to go around Hong Kong island. It also offers the most scenic routes to great destinations. Have your cameras ready.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    Tips
    • Have exact change ready or have an Octopus card at hand, for the fare.
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #6 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great Rides!! 12/12/2017
    • Old and crowded 12/12/2017
    • Hong Kong Tramways (Ding Ding)
    Address:
    Whitty Street Tram Depot, Connaught Road West, Western District
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852-25487102
    Other:
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    Causeway Bay
    Neighbourhoods
    See more photos
    mranola Says:

    Causeway Bay is the most famous shopping area of Hong Kong. You can find everything from signature brands to affordable chic here. You can also find watch stores, toy stores, and so on here. A shopaholic would definitely feel heaven here!

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Like a Local
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Nightlife Seeker
    • Foodie
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Trendsetter
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    Tips
    • Bring credit cards, and lots of it!
    Plan to stay:/
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #43 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Causway Bay - Sogo shopping temple and more 13/12/2017
    • Great place for shopping 09/12/2017
    • Causeway Bay
    Address:
    East to Wanchai, West to Pak Kok
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    85224343033
    Other:
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    Delicious Kitchen
    Restaurants (Chinese, Asian)
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    mranola Says:

    This is one of my favourite restaurants. I have been coming here every time I am in Hong Kong. It is my highly recommended place. Not too classy, not too drab, just right.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    Tips
    • Do order the Double Pork Rib with Shanghai Vegetable Rice!
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #297 of 7,648 restaurants in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Expected more... 17/11/2017
    • Not as expected 18/09/2017
    • Delicious Kitchen
    Address:
    Shop B, G/F, 9-11 Cleveland Street, Causeway Bay
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852-25778350
    Price range:
    US$10 - US$15
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    00:00 - 23:59
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    Times Square
    Shopping Malls, Points of Interest & Landmarks,
    See more photos
    mranola Says:

    This is a building filled with shops, from fashion brands, luxury brands, and affordable brands. There are also numbers of restaurants, and this place also has some cinemas.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Family
    Tips
    • There are bargain areas on this building, just ask.
    Plan to stay:/
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #59 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    • Affordable Shopping 07/12/2017
    • All HIGH END Brands 06/12/2017
    • Times Square
    Address:
    1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong Island
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852-21188900
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    11:00 - 22:00
    Other:
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    Wan Chai
    Neighbourhoods
    See more photos
    mranola Says:

    This is another area where there are lots of restaurants and bars. Wan Chai is labeled as the Red Light District of Hong Kong, but in an effort to bring Wan Chai to a new level, they have been cleaning up their act.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Tips
    • Don't get drag into bars, especially if you have no intention of drinking. Otherwise it would be costly for you, as you would lose an arm and a leg.
    Plan to stay:/
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #52 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Exciting area 07/12/2017
    • A very "lively" part of Hong Kong... 13/11/2017
    • Wan Chai
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    00:00 - 00:00
    Other:
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    Central Plaza
    Neighbourhoods
    See more photos
    mranola Says:

    Central Plaza is an office building situated adjacent to the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. You would definitely pass these halls if you plan to go to the HKCEC, and vice versa.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Plan to stay:/
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #219 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    • If In Hong Kong.......... 06/10/2017
    • Nice Office Building But ThatIs It 22/09/2017
    • Central Plaza
    Address:
    Harbour Road, Wan Chai District, Hong Kong Island
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    +852 2586 8111
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    00:00 - 00:00
    Other:
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    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
    Conference & Convention Centres, Monuments & Statues
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    mranola Says:

    This is the prime location for exhibits, trade shows, etc. This is also a concert venue, movie venue, and so on. I have been here a couple of time, attending trade shows, exhibits, and concerts.

    Good for
    • Solo
    • Must See
    • Friends
    • Couples
    Tips
    • Look out for exhibits, trade shows, and show schedules.
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #63 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Its huge. 11/12/2017
    • Good to visit when in the area 02/12/2017
    • Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
    Address:
    1 Expo Dr., Wanchai
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852 2582 8888
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    00:00 - 00:00
    Other:
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    Hong Kong Skyline
    Points of Interest & Landmarks
    See more photos
    mranola Says:

    This is a great place to have a high definition camera ready. Scenic location, offering majestic views of Hong Kong, and Kowloon.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Night time is the perfect time to visit this area.
    Plan to stay:/
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #2 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Iconic Skyline 13/12/2017
    • Beautiful Skyline and Stay for the Nightly Light Performance 11/12/2017
    • Hong Kong Skyline
    Address:
    Hong Kong Island, along Victoria Harbor
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    85261317558
    Other:
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    Star Ferry
    Ferries
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    mranola Says:

    This is the most scenic way to go to either Central, Tsim Sha Tsui or Wan Chai. Slow but offer a lot of photo opportunities.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Nightlife Seeker
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Have exact fare or Octopus Card ready for the fare.
    Plan to stay:/
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #1 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great views of Hong Kong and Kowloon 13/12/2017
    • Worth the try 12/12/2017
    • Star Ferry
    Address:
    Kowloon Point, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852-23677065
    Other:
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    Tsim Sha Tsui
    Neighbourhoods, Piers & Boardwalks
    See more photos
    mranola Says:

    Tsim Sha Tsui is another prime location for shopping, dining, and entertainment. It competes with Causeway Bay as a shopping paradise, and Lan Kwai Fong, as a night life/entertainment venue.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nightlife Seeker
    • Foodie
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Trendsetter
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    Plan to stay:/
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #26 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • very crowded 08/12/2017
    • Busy and live city/town 04/12/2017
    • Tsim Sha Tsui
    Address:
    Kowloon
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    85261317558
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    00:00 - 00:00
    Other:
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    Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade
    Piers & Boardwalks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    mranola Says:

    Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade offers a scenic view of Victoria Harbour and the Hong Kong Skyline. This is where the Avenue of the Stars is located. It is also close to museums, shops, and art galleries.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #23 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Under Construction, But Still Worth The Visit 10/12/2017
    • It's ok 09/12/2017
    • Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade
    Address:
    Tsim Sha Tsui
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    +852 2807 6543
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    00:00 - 00:00
    Other:
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    Avenue of the Stars
    Historic Walking Areas, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    mranola Says:

    This is comparable to Mann's Chinese Theatre in the U.S. where in movie stars, singers, and other celebrities, leave there hand and foot print. You can find hand or foot print of Hong Kong/Chinese personalities here, such as Jacky Chan, Aaron Kwok, Yuen Biao, Sammo Hung, etc.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Tips
    • Have a good camera ready.
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #0 of 0 things to do in Hong Kong
    • Very crowded. Hard to take photos without strangers in it. 26/10/2017
    • Great Collection of Star Memorabilias 18/08/2017
    • Avenue of the Stars
    Address:
    No.20 Salisbury Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852-31183000
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    00:00 - 00:00
    Other:
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    Symphony of Lights
    Performances
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    mranola Says:

    Hong Kong has done this nightly. Every 8 pm, they have this fantastic light show. Before there were even fireworks, together with the light show. Music is also provided for a more exciting show.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Tips
    • Be sure to arrive before 8 pm, and find a good location.
    Plan to stay:/
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #4 of 19 Concerts & Shows in Hong Kong
    • Definitely a Hype but must do in HK 10/12/2017
    • Disapointed 07/12/2017
    • Symphony of Lights
    Address:
    Tsim Sha Tsui, Yau Tsim Mong Distict
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    +86 10 8718 4576
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    20:00 - 20:30
    Other:
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    Tsim Sha Tsui East
    Neighbourhoods
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    mranola Says:

    Tsim Sha Tsui East or TST East, is a good location for shops, restaurants, thrift shops, knick knocks, and whatnots. You can also find a lot of museums, art galleries, etc. You can find the Hong Kong Space Museum, the Hong Kong Science Museum here.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • History Buff
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    • Foodie
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Trendsetter
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    Plan to stay:/
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #36 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great area 11/12/2017
    • Visit Science museum. 07/12/2017
    • Tsim Sha Tsui East
    Address:
    Chatham Rd. South
    Hong Kong
    China
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    00:00 - 23:59
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    Hong Kong Science Museum
    Science Museums
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    mranola Says:

    A great place for learning. You can bring kids here, and they would surely enjoy it. Offers kids a lot of exciting stuff.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #45 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great place to visit 15/11/2017
    • Brilliant 05/11/2017
    • Hong Kong Science Museum
    Address:
    No.2 Science Museum Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    85227323232
    Hours:
    Mon - Wed
    10:00 - 19:00
    Fri
    10:00 - 19:00
    Sat - Sun
    10:00 - 21:00
    Other:
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    Ngong Ping 360
    Observation Decks & Towers, Tramways, Lookouts
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    mranola Says:

    Ngong Ping Village offers shops, shows, and photo opportunities. This is the way, especially if you took the Ngong Ping 360 cable car, to the Giant Buddha.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • History Buff
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    • Foodie
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    Tips
    • Try the Crystal Cabin of the Ngong Ping 360, for a more thrilling ride.
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #21 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Amazing Cable Car Ride 13/12/2017
    • A Scenic Ride to the Big Buddha 12/12/2017
    • Ngong Ping 360
    Address:
    11 Tat Tung Road, Tung Chung, Lantau Island
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    852-36660606
    Price range:
    US$3 - US$3
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    10:00 - 18:00
    Other:
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    Tian Tan Buddha (Big Buddha)
    Historic Sites, Monuments & Statues, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    mranola Says:

    This is the biggest outdoor bronze buddha in Hong Kong, or in the world for that matter. This would be a great souvenir photo location. A must see!

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #5 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Ok. - lots of pepol - typical - the cabel-trip was best 12/12/2017
    • Impressive in many regards 12/12/2017
    • Tian Tan Buddha (Big Buddha)
    Address:
    Lantau Island
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    85236660606
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    10:00 - 17:30
    Other:
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    Hong Kong Disneyland
    Theme Parks
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    mranola Says:

    The Magic Kingdom. This would be a paradise for kids, and kids at heart. It offers rides, shows, etc. A whole day would be the perfect frame of time to indulge here.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Family
    Tips
    • Be sure to have the schedule of shows on hand, and check what parts are closed for maintenance.
    Plan to stay:/
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #15 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • A full day at the Disney Land Hong Kong is recommended 13/12/2017
    • Boutique Disneyland HONG KONG 12/12/2017
    • Hong Kong Disneyland
    Address:
    Lantau Island
    Hong Kong
    China
    Phone:
    +852 3550 3388
    Price range:
    US$350 - US$350
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    10:30 - 20:30
    Other:
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    Inspiration Lake
    Theme Parks
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    mranola Says:

    This is adjacent to Hong Kong Disneyland. It offers a more relaxing option.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Bring insect repellant sprays, and put it on.
    Plan to stay:/
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #187 of 847 things to do in Hong Kong
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Very Relaxing park 12/11/2017
    • Lake side 28/10/2017
    • Inspiration Lake
    Address:
    Penny's Bay
    Hong Kong
    China
    Other:
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