8 MAJOR TOURIST ATTRACTIONS IN HONG KONG TO EXPLORE- OUR ULTIMATE TRAVEL GUIDE
Hong Kong is a wonderful tourist Destination and full of surprises for its travelers. Hong Kong will astonish you with its diverse culture, Temples, Sky Scrappers, Nightlife, Food, and many more. Hong Kong is having the world’s best eye-catching airport. As Hong Kong is known as a glamorous city, there are limitless brands to shop. Simultaneously, this city is rich in its heritage and offers mouth-watering food.
If you are thinking about where to explore in Hong Kong, then our ultimate travel guide will help you to seek some major tourist attractions in Hong Kong.
As the name describes itself, Ocean Park covers all the adventures of aquatic life, cheerful rides, roller coasters, activities for kids, and many more. Ocean Park is placed in the south direction of Hong Kong Island.
Make sure to meet two big pandas named Ying Yang and Le Le. You can take a ride in a cable car over the cliffs. You will get amazed to see the bird sanctuary. Ocean Park is famous for its Halloween attraction as well. To reach the Ocean Park, you can directly access to its parking through MTR.
Star Ferry is the accessible and fast way to travel between Tsim Sha Tsui, Central and Wan Chai. Star Ferry Cruise’s night tour is the most outstanding attraction of Hong Kong’s nightlife.
It starts at 11:45 am till 8:00 pm. The journey is a bit short but the travel is full of comforts and luxuries. A leisure time spent with your family and loved ones while watching spectacular views of Hong Kong’s Skyline at Victoria Harbour. An amazing and a soulful experience.
MADAME TUSSAUDS HONG KONG
The biggest timeless legends and some famous celebrities are forever captured in wax statues at Madame Tussauds. It is Asia’s first museum which covers more than 100 wax figures.
Everybody is excited to click pictures with their favorite ones. This museum includes Asia’s finest stars like Jackie Chan and Andy Lau. The most popular footballer David Beckham and some historical figures like Gandhi, Hitler has been placed here. The Peak tram and minibus is the easiest way to reach there. Madame Tussauds open from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm.
WONG TAI SIN TEMPLE
This historic temple is dedicated to the great immortal Wong. It is also famous for Fortune Telling via Kau Cim, where the believers shake a bamboo tree containing various fortune sticks until one falls on their head. Make a wish and it will be granted.
Every year Buddha’s birthday is celebrated here with great enthusiasm. Preferably, morning time is the best time to visit Wong Tai Sin Temple. This holy place attracts millions of followers from all over the world. Visiting the temple is one of the most spiritual things in Hong Kong.
DRAGON’S BACK TRAIL
If you are really interested in hiking and have time then the best hike in Hong Kong is Dragon’s Trail. This is the most enjoyable and wonderful tourist attraction in Hong Kong.
The stroll is located in Shek-O-Country Park and ends at Ocean. Trekking of 3 hours with a stop if you wish to, otherwise it will take 2.5 hours to finish. It is a bit steep but all the efforts rewarded when you see the stunning scenes and spectacular views of sea and Island. It feels like the whole universe is speaking to you. Its a lifetime, mesmerizing experience.
TEMPLE STREET NIGHT MARKET
Temple Street night market is located in the area of Jordan in Kowloon. It is the most popular and famous tourist attraction in Hong Kong. Everyone loves shopping and it’s the right place for you. You will get here each and every stuff you want. It is known as the night market because as the sun goes down, numerous stalls occur one by one.
It is one of the busiest and cheapest markets throughout Hong Kong. You will find here many stores of electronic gadgets, watches, toys, clothes, bags, stone jewelry, and many more products. If you are starving then this market is also loaded with many stalls with various food items. Surprisingly, around every corner of the market, you will find here many fortune-tellers.
THE BIG BUDDHA (TIAN TAN BUDDHA)
Located on the western part of Lantau Island is Ngong Ping, which is the easiest way to reach The Big Buddha also known as Tain Tan Buddha. On the way, you will able to see one of the oldest existing fishing villages Tai O. Big Buddha is the recognizable and iconic tourist attraction in Hong Kong. It is 34 meters high bronze statue and took 12 years to complete. It will take 268 steps to reach on the top.
Adjoining to, there is Po Lin Monastery, a beautiful Buddhist monarch. It is one of the astonishing and fascinating Buddhism institutions in Hong Kong. The easiest way to reach Big Buddha is to get the Ngong Ping cable car from Tung Chung MTR station which is 25 minutes journey to Big Buddha.
HONG KONG DISNEYLAND
Hong Kong Disneyland is loaded with lots of amazing surprises. A perfect trip with your family, where you get a chance to meet all your favorite Disney characters and some Superstars. It is one of the major tourist attractions in Hong Kong.
It is a theme-based park that is segregated into seven lands which are Fantasyland, Story Land, Main Street, USA, Adventure Land, Mystic Point, Grizzly Gulch, and Tomorrow Land. A perfect day out for everyone and get entertained by this bright and amazing place.
These are some of the famous sightseeing in Hong Kong to explore. In Hong Kong, if you looking for the best budget hotel then stay at Days Hotel which is located in the heart of Tsim Sha Tsui. This is the best budget hotel and brimming with all facilities and luxuries.