Hong Kong is a typical port and global financial centre, with towers decorating its skyline. But everyone would agree that Hong Kong is anything but typical. It is a travel destination that literally mixes business and pleasure in the best way possible. During your vacation, you would be doing nothing else but discovering the treasures and wonders of Hong Kong, especially if it is your first time. With plenty of things to do, and sightseeing & activities, expect a wide range of holiday packages to choose from. In fact, if you want to see more of Hong Kong during your holiday, it is best that you sign up for any Hong Kong holiday package tours on offer.
Places to Visit in Hong Kong
Despite its size, Hong Kong has many places of interest including several islands. Hong Kong Island covers the Central, East Coast and South Coast areas. It is the original British settlement site where plenty of tourists all flock to. It is also where the financial centre, the highest skyscrapers, and the tallest point on the island, The Peak, can be found. Kowloon, on the other hand, is a peninsula north of the Hong Kong Island. It has a healthy mix of street markets, residential tenements, and shopping centres. Then there's Lantau Island, which is home to beautiful beaches, breath-taking mountains, the happy land that is Disneyland, and the airport where sightseeing & activities in Hong Kong start.
Things to do in Hong Kong
Doing business is one of the most popular things to do when people travel to Hong Kong, but only because it is so easy to squeeze in a bit of pleasure in between. Simply put, there are plenty of options to have fun in this side of the world. Join in the revelry and travel during popular festivals and events. There's the Chinese New Year, Spring Lantern Festival, Birthday of the Buddha, and New Year’s Eve. In Hong Kong, celebrating New Year is nothing short of spectacular. It is a carnival experience you should not miss.
Explore most, if not all of Hong Kong aboard the Hong Kong Tramways or aboard a junk. Either way, you will be able to travel from one end to another. This is also the best way to experience the difference between the lifestyles in North Point and Shau Kei Wan areas and in Central and Causeway Bay.
Check out the beaches and swimming pools. A good beach in Hong Kong is just a bus ride away, but some of your best options include Repulse Bay, Middle Bay and Big Wave Bay. Swimming pools in Hong Kong, especially in hotels are sort of a tourist attraction and something you should visit during your vacation. Other things to do that should be included in Hong Kong holiday packages are sailing, hiking and camping, shopping and, of course, gambling.
Top attractions in Hong Kong
If there is something Hong Kong have plenty of sightseeing & activities would be it. Among the top attractions you should check out during your holiday are:
Victoria Peak : Do you want to see an unobstructed view of the Hong Kong Island? Head to Victoria Peak and on to the observation platform of the Peak Tower.
Traditional Heritage Locations : Despite its modern and commercialized image, Hong Kong has plenty of traditional heritage sites, including the Ping Shan Heritage Trail and Man Mo Temple in the New Territories, Kowloon Walled City Park, and the Po Lin Monastery and Tien Tan Buddha Statue in Lantau.
Hong Kong holiday packages from India
There are a wide range of Hong Kong holiday packages from India to choose from. In fact, if you wish to see the best of Hong Kong during your holiday, it is recommended to sign up for one of the Hong Kong holiday package tours on offer.