Glittery Nightlife, Larger than life Shopping Malls & Spectacular City Life defines this Sky touching city. Colourful traditions and a vast expanse of skyscrapers lines the city of Hong Kong. Spending time in this city is like living a dream and you cannot go wrong with the itinerary. There is so much to explore in this iconic city. With legendary kitchen to rare birds, the city has almost everything you can dream of. But if you are confused in selecting the best places to visit in Hong Kong or best places to eat in Hong Kong, we have got you sorted. Here are our top picks for eating, shopping and sightseeing options in Hong Kong.
Best Places to visit in Hong Kong
One of the largest Buddha Statue built till date, Big Buddha or Tian Tan Buddha Statue in in Lantau Island’s Po Lin Monastery. The Island is well connected by road but we recommend you to take the Ngong Ping ropeway/cable car as you will get the spectacular view of forest, sea and the mountains.
If you are in Hong Kong, this should be on your list. You get view of A symphony of Light Shows in its full glory. The 360 degree view of this spectacular light show above the skyline of Hong Kong in the evening will surely leave you spellbound.
Climb upto the Victoria Peak and get the birdeye view of this magnificent city. Our Suggestion - Visit the Peak in evening to enjoy the city in its full glory.
A trip to Hong Kong is incomplete without a visit to Disneyland. Located on Lantau Island, the park is divided into seven lands- Adventureland, Fantasyland, Toy Sstory Land, Tomorrowland, Grizzly Gulch, Mystic Point & Main Street. Remember you need an entire day if you want to explore all these 7 lands.
Ten Thousand Buddha Monastery
If you are seeking solace from sprawling city life, Ten Thousand Buddha Monastery is the place to be. Located in Sha Tin, this place provides a beautiful escape from the Main Land.
Chi Lin Nunnery & Nan Lian Garden
The wooden Buddhist Temple is built in traditional Tang Dynasty style. It has an impressive complex with bonsais kept in all the corners and the lotus shaped pond in the heart of the complex.
Who does not want to spend a day with the cute fluffy Pandas. The Park has a lot to offer. Boasting of one of the largest aquariums in the world, Ocean Park also houses a lot of endangered species.
Wong Tai Sin Temple
Built in the Honor of Taoist God, Wong Tai Sin, the temple is one of the newest Temple built in Hong kong. The Complex of the temple is huge and has multiple buildings dedicated to the God of Good Fortune.
Places to Eat
Hong Kong is known for serving the best platter. There are a number of places where you can satiate your taste buds. Here is a list of top few.
Bistecca (for Italian Food) - Located in Lan Kwai Fong, Hong Kong
Brickhouse (for Mexican Food) - Located in Lan Kwai Fong, Hong Kong
Yardbird (Authentic Chinese) - Located in Wing Lok Street
Dim Sum - Located in (Sham Shui Po)
Lin Heung Teahouse - Located in Sheung Wan
Sam Hui Yat - Located in Sheung Wan
Places to Shop in Hong Kong
Hong Kong is a shopper’s paradise. With magnificent malls to designers stores to exclusive labels, Hong Kong has it all. Here is a list of few places you can consider for shopping.
Kowloon Shopping Street
Landmark Hong Kong
Temple Street Night Market