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6 must visit places from Hong Kong - For a truly memorable treat!

A holiday in Hong Kong is one that you will remember for a long Time. The place is full of activities and entertainment. Here is the list of the seven must-visit places in Hong Kong.


Star Ferry

Hong Kong offers a different experience when witnessing its cityscape. You can board the Star Ferry at Tsim Sha Tsui which will take you across the beautiful harbour to the centre. The ferry has been operating for more than a hundred years and started back in 1888. Thus, this cruise holds a special place among the locals of Hong Kong. Besides if you are looking for Tsim Sha Tsui hotels for accommodation, then you can start checking out properties the likes of Park Hotel Hong Kong for a good time.


The Peak Tower

The Peak is another famous attraction in town. There is plenty of reasons as to why. The Peak Tower is located three hundred and ninety-six meters above the sea level and offers a view from the Victoria Peak which is, in fact, the highest point in the city. To reach the place you will have to take the Peak Tram.


Tian Tian Buddha

Another popular place in Hong Kong that deserves a visit is the Tian Tian Buddha which is the giant statue of the Buddha made in bronze. The magnificent statue stands tall at one hundred and twelve feet and weighs about two hundred and fifty metric tonnes. You can take scenic cable car rides to the Ngong Ping Village. From here, it is only a two hundred and sixty-eight steps climb to the Buddha.


Street Markets

Asia's street markets are most talked about in the world today. So, when in Asia you must not miss out in indulging in one of these experiences. The street markets in Hong Kong have colourful stalls selling a variety of items. You can find all the things that you are looking for in one of these markets. Hong Kong is famous for its Temple street night market and the Ladies market. These are the two popular ones in town. Other places you can check out include the flower market, the goldfish market and the bird market, which offers different experiences.


Wan Chai Heritage Trail

If you love walking and history, the Wanchai heritage trail offers both at its best. You will be taking a two-hour walk through the Wan Chai which is few of Hong Kong's old districts. You will watch in wonder as certain cultural sites come into view. This includes the Blue House, Wan Chai Market and the Starstreet Precinct. To have a glimpse into the history and culture, the Wan Chai Heritage Trail is one of the best options there.


Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery

When in Asia, you must make it a point to visit amazing temples. One of the most famous temples in Hong Kong is the Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery which was established in the mid-twentieth century. The temple comprises of thirteen thousand Buddha statues.