Festivals And Holidays

Hong Kong Attractions and Main Places of Interest For the Tourists


Hong Kong developed from small fishing village, is replete with busy harbor, high rises and is considered one of an important economic and financial center. With good sense of modernization, it has many industries in the field of technology, entertainment, life style and transportation. In addition shopping in Honk Kong is also becoming famous with numerous of shopping malls and markets.

Hong Kong is also gaining name and fame in tourists’ destinations. It has become the choice of the tourists in today’s world as the increasing numbers of Hong Kong attractions have laid the charismatic influence over the travelers. Their architectural beauty and designs are really marvelous. Hotels here have also made good arrangements for their accommodation, thus, in every way; Hong Kong is serving tourists at its best. Some of the main places to visit in Hong Kong are:

  • Hong Kong island- it is the island in the southern part of Hong Kong, whose central area is the major historical, economic and political centre of Hong Kong. To the southern side of this island, there is Aberdeen Island, whose Sampan tour is worth visiting. The most popular beach Repulse Bay is also on the southern side of the island and is generally crowded on the weekends. The Old Man Mo Temple and botanical and zoological are gardens are some of the main attractions of the island.
  • Kowloon- there is a famous tourists region, known as Tsim Sha Tsui, at the tip of Kowloon peninsula, consisting of bars, shops, restaurants, pubs and camera stores. It is also a home to the Hong Kong Cultural centre, museum of history, famous peninsula hotel and the space museum. There is a great place for stroll, the Promenade, in East Tsim Sha Tsui, from where spectacular views of Victoria harbour can be enjoyed.
  • Victoria Peak- a trip to Victoria Peak in Hong Kong should not be missed as it presents beautiful scenic views in every direction. The roof of large shopping mall also displays the main Hong Kong style.
  • Hong Kong Ocean Park- it is located on the South end of Hong Kong Island. It is one of the largest ocean parks in the world. It is considered on of the biggest amusement area in Southeast Asia, covering an area of 170 acres. It has two entrances, connected together by a cable car. Shark’s hall Ocean theatre and Ocean hall offer a chance to explore mysteries of the ocean.