Top 10 Must-Go Places in Hong Kong
If you just have only a few days to stay in Hong Kong, here are some places you cannot afford to miss:
- The Peak
If you haven't seen the sparkling lights of Hong Kong from the top, it means you haven't been here at all. Take a tram to the peak, you will be dazzled by the dream-like scenery that makes Hong Kong the "Pearl of the Orient".
- Tsim Sha Tsui and Mong Kok
Spend a day browse around shops at Nathan Road, Ocean Terminal and Tsim Sha East, you can definitely shop till you drop. By night, stroll along Tsim Sha Tsui Ferry Pier, or take a cruise across Victoria Harbor to admire the night scene of Hong Kong on the horizon.
- Repulse Bay and Stanley Market
No matter it is the swimming season or not, you will always enjoy the sandy beach and serene ambience there. Stanley is a great place to relax with fine dining and bargains on souvenirs, paintings, sporting goods and clothing.
Be fascinated by the world-class business district and skyscrapers. Lan Kwai Fong is the place to be for the trendy generation: lots of bars and restaurants for you and your friends to have a great time.
- Wan Chai and Causeway Bay
Check out what are the shows or exhibitions going on at the Convention and Exhibition Center. Visit Lockhart Road and its neighbouring area for red bot bars in American or European style. Causeway Bay is a famous shopping district that needs no introduction.
- Lantau Island
Take a ferry there and enjoy the magnificient outdoor Buddha statute, visit the tranquil Po Lin Monastery and taste their great vegetarian cooking.
- Lamma Island
Tired of the hustle and bustle? If you like hiking, swimming, seafood and great bars, it is definitely the place to go.
- Sai Kung
Another great place for seafood, as well as hiking and camping. Lots of ancient temples and monuments too.
- Tuen Mun
Visit Ching Chung Koon to see great Chinese architecture at display. Or go to the arcade at Gold Coast Hotel for an artistic adventure.
- Tsing Ma Bridge
Admire the beauty of the Tsing Ma Bridge at close encounter. Then fulfill your gastronomic desires at the restaurants in Sham Tseng.