Tucked away within Hong Kong’s International Commerce Centre lies a key point of intrigue that is known as the true highlight of a visit to the bustling island metropolis. Dubbed the Sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck, this awe inspiring lookout point is situated on the 100th floor of the tallest structure in the country. Towering above the city at a staggering altitude of 393m the venue also holds the distinct honour of being the sole indoor observation hub in the country which also offers panoramic views of the city from 360 degree angles.
Often described as the first stopover point for first time visitors to the island, this conveniently located observation deck is easily reachable from anywhere in the city as it is linked with all of the city’s transport lines and major shopping malls. Equipped with a state-of-the-art double decked elevator that takes visitors from the first floor to the 100th in a mere minute, this breathtaking lookout platform also affords unparalleled views of famed Victoria Harbour and other icons of the island nation at a glance. Light box displays and high-tech telescopes are also set up to aid visitors get a more comprehensive impression of the city and its various quarters at closer inspection.
Apart from the stunning scenery that surrounds visitors at every turn, the Sky 100 Observation Deck is also home to a massive multimedia exhibition space that explores local culture and history through interactive showcases. A 3D projection exhibit and a time tunnel are found in the exhibition gallery which is divided in to Memory Lane I and Memory II. A visitor centre is also on site along with the 3D Hong Kong Story Theatre and photo booths to snap souvenir snapshots of the visit.
Free Wi-Fi services are available at the venue which also houses a trendy café dubbed Vista@Sky100 where guests can enjoy a cup of coffee before heading to the gift shop to purchase souvenir t-shirts and other memorabilia. Events such as conferences, fashion galas and personal and professional milestone celebrations can also be conducted at the venue with the Hong Kong skyline providing a sky high backdrop.
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