In this blog we would like to present you a few hotspots and must sees from Hong Kong! In addition to the amazing backdrop of sheer endless Skyscrapers, Hong Kong has a lot more to offer to you and your wedding guests.
Here is our top 5:
Victoria Peak – the nicest view from all of Hong Kong
Not far away from the city centre, surrounded by wild nature, you find the Victoria Peak, one of the most amazing sights in hong kong. It is so special because it is the highest spot in Hong Kong, so it gives you the most breath-taking views you can imagine over the whole city.
The waiting lines for the Tram stop going up are long, so we recommend booking a Fast-Lane ticket before hand, our experienced guides can help you with this.
Tipp: Go at night and see Hong Kong’s lights from up above – a spectacular sight!
Tian Tan Buddha – a cultural delight!
The Tia Tan Buddha, or often called the Big Buddha, is the second biggest seated Buddha stature in the world and is situated on the Lantau Island, about 1 hour from Hong Kong. It’s 268 steps to get to the top and from there you can enjoy a wonderful view.
The access to the Buddha is free, the close by exhibitions halls cost around 6 £, and include a vegetarian Dish.
There is also the Po-Lin Monastery, which has very far-reaching parks and a tea garden, well worth a visit.
Tipp: Not far away is the Ngong Ping 360: This cable lift takes you to the Ngong Ping Plateau in about 25 minutes, and if the weather permits the view is simply spectacular. Some of the cables lifts even have a glass bottom – going past waterfalls and mountains. It also lets you view the Tin Tan Buddha from a totally different perspective…
Avenue of Stars – Hong Kong’s walk of fame
Are you movie crazy? Then you cannot miss the “Avenue of Stars”!
There are over 70 handprints of Chinese movie stars, including Jackie Chan and Bruce Lee.
Especially at night its worth a visit, as you can view Hong Kong’s main island and enjoy the fantastic skyline as well as the Victoria Peak. On top of that, you can see the “Symphony of Lights” during which all-important buildings get shined at – creating the perfect photo and an unforgettable highlight.
Smile please! Hong Kong’s Disney Land awaits you!
On Lantau Island you don’t just find the cultural sights, but also something extra special, for young and old alike: Disneyland!
Mickey Mouse & co invite you to their world! Walk through the paradise of Disney, try out the different rides and have your pictures taken with all the famous Disney figures.
Hong Kong’s Disneyland is perfect to spend a magical day as a couple or together with your wedding guests.
Or do you maybe even feel like marrying in beautiful Disneyland? We can make it happen! Just ask us.
Shopping and Nature – in the Kowloon District
Kowloon is one of the sights in Hong Kong that we can recommend to you 100%.
Stroll through the boutiques of Kowloon markets, enjoy the sheer endless flower shops or buy souvenirs for family and friends.
In the close by Kowloon park you can find a green oasis in the midst of the city, perfect to totally unwind.
Tip: Hong Kong in general is a paradise for shoppers. On Temple Street you can find all sorts of electrical items, handbags and clothes shops. Or you can go to the fortune-tellers, and have your destiny laid out in front of you (real truth may vary!).
If you are a food lover like us, then don’t miss the numerous markets in Hong Kong central.
These are just some of the numerous sights in Hong Kong worth seeing, contact us to find out more and book your dream wedding abroad.