Top 10 things to do in Hong Kong

  • Top 10 Things to do in Hong Kong

Top tip: Avoid the queues by taking a taxi up to Victoria Peak
1. Head to the top of Victoria Peak and get a bird's eye view over the city. Take a taxi to the top and the tram back down to avoid the long queues.


Dining at The Peninsula Hong Kong
2. Head to the top of the opulent Peninsula hotel for a meal with stunning views across Victoria Harbour


A harbour cruise is a great way to see Hong Kong
3. Spend 20p and jump aboard the Star ferry to marvel at the spectacular cityscape and nightly lightshow


Take a day trip to Macau
4. Take a 1 hour ferry trip to the former Portuguese colony of Macau; famed for its colonial architecture and glitzy Vegas style casinos 


Dim sum, Hong Kong
5. Stop off and tuck into some mouth-watering dim-sum. Michelin star cooking at bargain prices can be found at Mongkok's Tim Ho Wan.


Tian Tan Buddha, Lantau Island, Hong Kong
6. Take the spectacular 3.5 mile ride on the Ngong Ping cable car to the Big Buddha at Lantau Island


Man Mo temple, Hong Kong
7. Discover the spiritual side to Hong Kong at one of the many Buddhist temples


Visit the Aberdeen Floating Village, home to around 6,000 people living on some 600 junks
8. Visit the Aberdeen floating village, home to around 6,000 people living on some 600 junks


Visit the New Territories between the Kowloon hills and the boundary with mainland China
9. Go on the Land Between Tour, visiting the New Territories between the Kowloon hills and the boundary with mainland China


Haggle with the stall holders in Temple Street night market
10. Shop for gadgets at the Temple Street Market in Mongkok - just remember to haggle!