Hong Kong is one of the most fascinating tourist spots in the world. Tourists can enjoy a short trip to Hong Kong thoroughly. It is impossible to get bored in Hong Kong since there are a number of interesting places to drop in. Hong Kong shares its border with South China Sea and Pearl River Delta. The city is renowned as deep natural harbor. There are numerous interesting places in Hong Kong. Tourists must not skip few places like Sky 100, Lantau Island, Disneyland, Victoria point, Horse racing at Hong Kong Jockey club, and Star ferry at Victoria Harbor.
Sky 100 – the observation tower
The 360-degree indoor observation floor on the 100th floor of the International Commerce in West Kowloon, Hong Kong, is renowned as the highest observation deck in Hong Kong. Sky 100 is located in the heart of the city so you can reach sky 100 by accessing public transport very easily. Visitors can reach the highest floor by high-speed elevators within one minute. You can have a full view of the Hong Kong city from Sky 100. There is also a café serving local snacks and other refreshments on the 101st floor.
The highest Mountain in the island is in the Western half of Hong Kong. During summer, when people residing in the main city experience hot weather, the people who reside in the victoria peak enjoy cool weather.The main attraction of this mountain is the view over Lamma Island, Victoria harbor, etc. Victoria peak is also well known as high valued residential area. You can get the amazing view of the whole city from the highest peak of Hong Kong.Travelers can take the Peak Tram to reach the peak.
Hong Kong Disneyland
Disneylandis one of the main attraction points especially for the children in Hong Kong, which is located in penny’s Bay, Lantau Island. The main reason it is famous for is that Hong Kong Disneyland tried to avoid the problems of cultural backlash by avoiding the inclusion of Chinese customs, culture, and tradition. There are seven theme areas in Hong Kong Disney Park, which include Adventure land, Main Street, U.S.A., Fantasyland, Toy Story Land, Mystic Point, and Grizzly Gulch.Hong Kong Disneyland’s Venture land is the largest among all Disney parks.
Other interesting places
The beautiful “shining star’ ferry will give you the sensation of navigating back in the time of 1920s. The ferry trip at night will add a very pleasant experience since you will be able to observe magnificent views from the ferry. The soothing sea breeze during the trip will surely make you mesmerized. The most enthusiastic part of Hong Kong is Hong Kong Jockey club which promotes horse racing. After playing casino in Macau, you will again get the flavor of Bating in this club. If you visit Hong Kong, don’t forget to visit Lantau Island located beside Pearl River.Lantau Island is the largest island in Hong Kong. The island is famous for a bronze “Giant Buddha” statue having the height of 85 feet.
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