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Best 10 Places to visit in Hong Kong

1. Hong Kong Park in Central City side

The Hong Kong Park is a public park next to Cotton Tree Drive at Central city in Hong Kong. The building cost about HK$398 million and opened in May 1991. The park has area around 80,000 m2 and is an example of modern design and facilities blending with natural landscape in the country. The Hong Kong park are open from 6 o’clock in the morning and close at 11 p.m. every day.

2. Wong Tai Sin in Hong Kong

Wong Tai Sin is one of Hong Kong’s most famous temples. It is one of the most important religious centers of the world. Ancient Chinese Temple The Sigismund Yuan Wong Tai Sin Temple is a center of religious beliefs, including 3 Taoist, Buddhist, and Confucianism.

Wong Tai Sin is the old temple over a hundred years old. Created in 1921 to dedicate to Wong Tai Sin, a young man who initiated Taoism into a magical force and became a goddess. I hope to use the herbs that heal the villagers. People praised him as a goddess, and set up a court for worship by the Hong Kong faith. This temple is sacred as one of the most famous temples in Hong Kong. Sickness So many people who put incense. And to pay homage to blessings. From love to auspicious in doing business. The interior is like an ancient Chinese temple with large red pillars and glistening brass roofs.

3. Che Kung Temple (Che Kung Miu Buddhist temple)

Che Kung Temple (Che Kung Miu Buddhist temple) in Hong Kong. Che Kung Temple is a sacred shrine dating back more than 300 years. It is located in the Shatin district. The temple was built to commemorate a prominent soldier named Chagang. Because of the riots in southern China, Chuk has made history. People praise and the Chinese people have the belief that if they go to pay homage and blessings from you, Ching will be successful in all respects.

To rotate the turbine located in the temple to rotate our lives and families to progress in front of the fortune and if the bad luck is considered to help. Spinning away bad and bad things out. In the wind turbine, there are four blades, namely, health, strength, safety, happiness and money flowing in every second day of the first month, according to Chinese calendar. The wind turbine is believed to help bring evil and sickness away from the body and bring good luck instead.

4. Polin Monastery on Lantau Island

Polin Monastery or Po Lin Temple is a Buddhist temple founded by three monks. Po Lin Monastery is a Buddhist monastery which located on Ngong Ping Plateau, on Lantau Island, Hong Kong. In 1906, Guan Yin Bodhisatta Mahatma Bodhisattva Later in 1924, the monastery was changed to the monastery and the monastery and the church has increased, so today there are many Buddhist monks. Po Lin Temple is a temple for the food of all kinds of meat. The temple is located at an altitude of 22 meters, overlooking the largest open-air bronze Buddha statue in the world, from nearly every part of the island, from the large incense burner at the bottom, climbing up to 268 steps.

The Buddha was made from welding plates to 200 sheets weighing 250 tons and 34 meters high. The Lord turned to the hillside. The South China Sea issues at the Buddha statue was dedicated to goddess worship Heavenly Glory Buddhist beliefs of Mahayana. It is the origin of the name of the candles on the top of this candlestick, which means heavenly altar. Under the Buddha is a picture of many ancient Chinese art. At present, Po Lin Temple is a very important Buddhist center. It is one of Hong Kong’s most popular and popular tourist spots.

5. Disneyland Hong Kong

Hong Kong Disneyland had open at 12 September, 2005. Disneyland is a theme park located on reclaimed land in Penny’s Bay, Lantau Island, Outlying Islands. Contact number is +852 183 0830 (Reservation hotline) and can find information at http://www.hongkongdisneyland.com.

There are 36 Attractions on Hong Kong Disneyland Park to have fun. On Adventure land zones are Jungle River Cruise, Karibuni Marketplace, Liki Tikis, Rafts to Tarzan’s Treehouse , and Tarzan’s Treehouse. Fantasy land zone are Cinderella Carousel, Dumbo the Flying Elephant, Fairy Tale Forest – presented by PANDORA, Fantasy Gardens, Hong Kong Disneyland Railroad, “it’s a small world”, Mad Hatter Tea Cups, The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh, Mickey’s PhilharMagic, Sword in the Stone, Grizzly Gulch, Geyser Gulch, and Wild West Photo Fun. Zone Main Street, U.S.A. have Animation Academy, and Art of Animation. Tomorrow land zone are Hyperspace Mountain, Iron Man Experience, Orbitron, STAR WARS, Command Post , Toy Story Land, RC Racer, Slinky Dog Spin, and Toy Soldier Parachute Drop.

6. Temple Street Night Market

Temple Street Night Market located at Temple Street, Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon, Hong Kong country. The market open every night from 6 o’clock to almost mid night. When the sun goes down, the moon coming up then the market open for traders.

This market is the most popular street bazaar after a Tin Hau temple and a place so steeped in local atmosphere that it has served as the backdrop to many a memorable movie. The street market have trinkets, tea ware, electronics, watches, menswear, jade and antiques are scrutinized and haggled over, while clay pot rice, seafood, noodles and other treats are consumed with gusto. Temple Street Night Market is an enduring example of the theater and festivity of a Chinese market. And it’s on show nightly.

How to get there
By Train

  • MTR Yau Ma Tei Station, Exit C, turn onto Temple Street at Man Ming Lane; or,
  • MTR Jordan Station, Exit A. Turn right onto Jordan Road and then take another right onto Temple Street.

7. Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade in Tsim Sha Tsui

Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade located in Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon island near star ferry and luxury brand shopping mall. Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade starting at the colonial era Clock Tower and stretching all the way to Hung Hom, a stroll along the Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade takes one past the Hong Kong Cultural Center and the Hong Kong Space Museum.

How to get there
By Train

  • MTR Tsim Sha Tsui Station Exit E. Walk towards Salisbury Road then turn right, take subway (pedestrian tunnel) next to YWCA to Hong Kong Cultural Centre, then walk to the Star Ferry Pier; or,

By Ferry 

  • Take the Star Ferry from Central or Wan Chai. The promenade is next to the Star Ferry Pier in Tsim Sha Tsui.

By Bus

  • Near Star Ferry station which is the last stop of the bus from Kowloon island to ferry that can pass to Hong Kong island. The promenade is next to the Star Ferry Pier in Tsim Sha Tsui.

8. Clock Tower Hong Kong

Clock Tower Hong Kong located in Star Ferry Pier, Kowloon Point, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon. Hong Kong is standing 44 meters tall of the clock. The old Clock Tower was erected in 1915 as part of the Kowloon Canton Railway terminus. The Clock Tower build with red brick. It has also been a memorable landmark for the millions of Chinese immigrants who passed through the terminus to begin new lives not just in Hong Kong, but in other parts of the world via the city’s harbor.

9. am.pm Pancake Dessert Shop in Mong Kok

am.pm Pancake Dessert Shop located at B, G/F, Grand Place, #560 Nathan Road, Mong Kok, Hong Kong and open everyday from 13.00 pm – 23.00 pm. There are many menu that when you arrive at the shop must try such as Crème brûlée pancake, Bear Brick Matcha Latte, Black Sugar Premium Milk Soufflé Pancake, Mixed Berries Soufflé Pancake, Black Sugar Premium Milk Soufflé Pancake, Japanese Premium Honey & Apple Juice and must more.

10. iSQUARE Shopping Mall in Tsim Sha Tsui

iSQUARE located at 63 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon. At iSQUARE you will enjoy to a wide range of fashion, jewellery, lifestyle and beauty brands, as well as fine dining with 270-degree harbour views on the higher floors, with more casual eating available on the lower ones. Retailers include HMV, Marks & Spencer, LOG-ON, Futbol Trend and 20 jewellery and watch shops. The mall’s IMAX cinema is the biggest in Hong Kong. The website is http://www.isquare.hk

How to get there

  • On Kowloon Island use MTR Subway to Tsim Sha Tsui Station then Exits on H and R.

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