Places of Interest in Hong Kong

Surrounded by the South China Sea and Pearl River delta, Hong Kong is situated in the south coast of China. This special administrative region of China is known for its vast development and good administration. The region is as interesting as its name. The tall buildings and fun places make it a top tourist destination. As one of the world’s leading financial centre, it is a hub of business activities. From business trips to leisurely trips, Hong Kong is visited by people from all around the world. Due to excessive flights to this region, cheap airline tickets are now readily available. So a visit is not as expensive as it used to be. Following are some of the interesting places located in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong Disneyland

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Located on the beautiful Lantau Island, Hong Kong Disneyland together with Ocean Park Hong Kong are two of the most famous and large theme parks in Hong Kong. The Disneyland consists of seven themed zones. Each zone is unique and has its own attraction. The park has various fun rides, shops, restaurants and the live entertainment is quite fascinating too. The park also hosts a parade namely “Flights of Fantasy” and a nighttime firework show known as the “Disney in the Stars”. If you are visiting the Park during Christmas, Halloween or any other major day, you may be able to enjoy the park’s special seasonal entertainment shows like “Disney’s Haunted Halloween” and “A Sparkling Christmas”. The park generally holds many festive celebrations in order to attract people.

Victoria Peak

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The Victoria peak is a major tourist attraction. Also known as “Mount Peak”, this mountain is the highest mountain in the Hong Kong Island. It offers breathtaking views of the Lamma Island, Victoria Harbour and other Islands around it. It is the perfect place to take lots of pictures.

Madame Tussauds Hong Kong

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Located on the Hong Kong Island, this place is part of the popular chain of wax museums. The museum holds around 100 wax figures of famous international personalities. Posing with the wax figure of Michael Jackson or Angelina Jolie is always fun.

Sharp Island

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The perfect place for BBQ’s, swimming, diving and partying. This island is beautiful and a must visit when you are in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong Museum of Art

 

Hong Kong Museum of Art

The Hong Kong Museum of Art is a favorite amongst the art lovers. The museum displays a wide range of art including paintings, calligraphy and sculptures.

The Center

The Center

Having the privilege of being the fifth tallest sky scraper in Hong Kong, ‘The Center’ is beautifully made and interesting to explore. Its structure is made of steel and the whole building is a breathtaking sight due to the neon lights which glow at nighttime. This sky scraper was also featured in the movie ‘Dark Knight’.

Victoria Park

Named after the Queen of United Kingdom, the Victoria Park is perfect for hanging out and relaxing. It features a magnificent statue of Queen Victoria at its entrance. The park also hosts many fun Fairs and flower shows.

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