To explore Hong Kong is to gain insights into different aspects of its culture and city life; here are a few of the many key attractions to add to your itinerary.
Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade
The Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade by the Kowloon waterfront is ideal for a stroll be it day or night. A 10-minute walk from Park Hotel Hong Kong, this area is home to the Avenue of Stars honouring local movie legends; from the promenade, you can also witness the stunning, nightly “A Symphony of Lights” show (8:00pm) over the harbour.
The Star Ferry
The popular Star Ferry that traverses Victoria Harbour provides a unique perspective of the cityscape and surrounding mountains. Those at Tsim Sha Tsui-based 4-star hotels in Hong Kong can easily catch this ferry for a captivating ride to Central; if you time it right, you can catch the above-mentioned light show featuring lasers and music.
Temple Street Night Market
The Temple Street Night Market in Kowloon is amongst the most well-known markets in Hong Kong. Here, you will find some amazing bargains on electronics, clothing, antiques, Chinese handicrafts, jade and more; part of its allure are the delectable street food dishes that are also worth sampling from seafood to claypot rice.
Victoria Peak, more popularly known as The Peak, stands 552 metres above sea level and is Hong Kong Island’s highest point. Taking the historical tram to the summit is part of the adventure; at the top, you can look forward to mesmerising panoramas and trails to explore along with lots of dining, shopping and family entertainment.