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Top tourist locations of Hong Kong

The movement of people to countries or places outside their usual habitat for various reasons is customary today.Tourism is a complex set of industries comprising lodging, leisure, entertainment, food and liquid refreshments, tourists conveyance, and other services. It encompasses domestic and international travel for business, holiday, or other purposes.

Hong Kong is an absolute, must visit, fascinating travel destination with a wide range of choices that suits the taste of anyone. But before starting a voyage to the beautiful destination you should Know Hong Kong Dollar rates to avoid the hassle of looking around for best currency exchange rates. Here is tourist's destinations that you should keep in mind to enjoy a comfortable travel.

Victoria Peak is a mountain in the western half of Hong Kong Island also known as Mount Austin, With an elevation of 552 m. It is the highest mountain on Hong Kong Island locally as The Peak. The Peak is a major tourist attraction that offers views over Central, Victoria Harbour, Lamma Island and the surrounding islands.

Victoria Park- is a public park in Hong Kong, named after Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom. It is positioned between Causeway Bay and Tin Hau MTR stations in Causeway Bay, on the north of Hong Kong Island. It is part of Wan Chai District, bounded by Victoria Park Road and Victoria Harbour to the north and Causeway Road and Hong Kong Central Library to the south. 

Victoria Harbour-Victoria Harbour is a natural landform harbour which conducted public shows fireworks etc. the night scenes of this harbour is one of the most stunning night scenes in the world and it is also famous for sightseeing among the tourists.

Symphony of Lights-the Guinness World Records has bestowed the symphony of lights as the world's largest permanent light and sound show which operates as a regular light and show in Hong Kong. This multimedia show organised by Hong Kong Tourism board lasts for around 14 minutes and is displayed every night.

Ocean Park Hong Kong- Located inWong Chuk Hang and Nam Long Shan in the Southern District of Hong Kong, Ocean Park has an all in one theme comprising of marine mammal park, animal theme park, amusement park and an oceanarium.

Hong Kong Disneyland- The first theme park located exclusively within the Hong Kong Disneyland Resort. It is a theme park located in Penny’s Bay, Lantau Island.

Lantau Island-is the largest island in Hong Kong, located at the mouth of the Pearl River. 

Wisdom Path isa trail walk displaying a series of 38 wooden upright monuments

The Tai O fishing village in the western coast of Lantau Island is a quaint and picturesque village with traditional stilt houses.

Cheung Sha Beach- Both the upper and lower beach are worth a visit. Longest beach of Hong Kong and an all-time favourite for tourists. 

Tian Tan Buddha- also known as the Big Buddha, is a large bronze statue of Buddha Shakyamuni, completed in 1993, and located at Ngong Ping, Lantau Island, in Hong Kong

Po Lin Monastery- is a Buddhist monastery in the Lantau Island founded by three monks. It was initially known as "The Big Hut" later it was renamed as Po Lin Monastery.

The Ngong Ping 360 is an aerial tramway on Lantau Island in Hong Kong. Ngong Ping 360 connects Tung Chung, on the north coast of Lantau and links to central Hong Kong by the Tung Chung Line, and the Ngong Ping area in the hills above which is home to the Po Lin Monastery and the Tian Tan Buddha, both are significant tourist attractions in their way.

Cheung Wan-shopping traditions dominated by traditional Chinese beliefs, brings the feel of an old neighbourhood.

The Hong Kong Museum of History-is a museum which conserves historical and cultural heritage of Hong Kong. It is placed next to the Hong Kong Science Museum, in Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

Hong Kong Heritage Museumis a museum of history, art and culture in Sha Tin, Hong Kong, located beside the ShingMun River.

Space Museum-a museum of astronomy and space science in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. 

The Clock Tower- is a landmark in Hong Kong. It is located on the southern shore of Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon.

Shopping and selected top markets

Hong Kong is famous for its malls and markets. They are lively, colourful and fun-filled always standing a chance for bargain. The Ladies Market, Temple Street Night Market, Stanley Market, Dried Sea food street, Chun Yeung Street (wet market), Cat Street Antique Market and many more rare varietiesincluding street markets. Visit and be aware of the lively street market shopping culture.

Fashion Walk is the ideal onetime destination for shoppers which provides a distinctive space with the latest trends in fashion, lifestyle, and variety of restaurants. A unique fusion of indoor and outdoor space at the heart of the Causeway Bay comprised by four vibrant streets.

There is much more to explore encompassing a long list of places. May not be possible at one shot but choice is all one need to make before your travel. Make your choice from the following catalogue.

Science Museum Cultural Centre, Hong Kong Wetland Park, Ngong Ping Piazza, Peak Tram, Cheung Chau,Happy Valley Racecourse, Lamma Island, Repulse Bay, Ten Thousand Buddhas, Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Garden, International Commerce Centre, Tsing Ma Bridge, Madame Tussauds, Museum of Coastal Defence, Dr Sun Yatsen Museum, Kowloon Walled City, Peninsula, Tsim Shah Tsui, Kowloon Park, Nan Lian Garden, ChungKing Mansions, Railway Museum, Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden, Flag Staff House, Sam Tung UK Museum, Heritage Discovery Centre, Ma Wan Park, Maritime Museum, Museum of Medical Sciences, Pacific Place, Lei Cheng UK Han Tomb Museum, Edward Youde Aviary, Police Museum, Ma Wan, Avenue of Stars, Tai Mo Shan, International Finance Centre, Peng Chau, The Hong Kong Racing Museum, Times Square, Tung Choi Street, Museum of Tea ware and still more to complement.

 

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