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Name Category Location
 
Aberdeen
On side streets you'll find outdoor barbers at work and any number...
Towns Southside
 
Ap Lei Chau Island
A bridge connects Aberdeen with this island (Duck's Tongue Island...
Islands Southside
 
Avenue of Stars
You have to look down to appreciate the city's walk of fame...
Neighborhoods / Streets Tsim Sha Tsui
 
Bank of China Building
Along Statue Square's southern end are the three buildings of...
Architectural Sites Central
 
Bishop's House
This yellow Victorian building with brown trim has been the official...
Architectural Sites Central
 
Cattle Depot Artist Village
A former location for the slaughter of cattle has been transformed...
Museums / Galleries Northern Kowloon
 
Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter
Hong Kong's maritime past and present are much in evidence on...
Marinas / Piers Causeway Bay
 
Central Ferry Pier
The pier juts out into the harbor in front of the International...
Marinas / Piers Central
 
Central Plaza
Clad in reflective gold, silver, and copper-color glass, the...
Architectural Sites Wan Chai
 
Central Police Station
The colonial building just after Wyndham Street becomes Hollywood...
Architectural Sites Central
 
Central Star Ferry Pier
Take in the view of the Kowloon skyline from this pier, from...
Marinas / Piers Central
 
Cheung Sha Beach
Two miles of golden sand 8 km (5 miles) southwest of Mui Wo make...
Beaches Lantau Island
 
Chi Lin Nunnery
Not a single nail was used to build this nunnery, which dates...
Religious Sites Northern Kowloon
 
The Chinese University of Hong Kong Art Museum
Located in the Institute of Chinese Studies building, the museum...
Museums / Galleries The New Territories
 
Ching Chung Koon Taoist Temple
Adjacent to the Ching Chung LRT station near the town of Tuen...
Religious Sites The New Territories
 
Deep Water Bay
Just east of Ocean Park is this lovely beach. It's a good place...
Beaches Southside
 
Edward Youde Aviary
This pleasant attraction in Hong Kong Park boasts numerous varieties...
Zoos / Aquariums Central
 
Fa Yuen Street
This street that runs parallel to Tung Choi Street Ladies' Market...
Neighborhoods / Streets Mong Kok
 
Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware
All that's good about British colonial architecture is exemplified...
Museums / Galleries Central
 
Flower Market
Stalls containing local and imported fresh flowers, potted plants...
Markets / Bazaars Mong Kok
 
Fook Ming Tong
Staffers will brew you any of their range of teas at this classy...
Stores / Malls Central
 
Former French Mission Building
A tree-lined lane called Battery Path runs uphill parallel to...
Architectural Sites Central
 
Goldfish Market
A few dozen shops on Tung Choi Street and Nullah Road sell the...
Stores / Malls Mong Kok
 
Government House
The handsome white Victorian occupying the land between Upper...
Houses / Mansions Central
 
Happy Valley Racecourse
The biggest attraction east of Causeway Bay for locals and visitors...
Sports Venues Causeway Bay
 
Hollywood Road
Hong Kong's best antiques shops and classical-art galleries are...
Neighborhoods / Streets Western
 
Hong Kong Arts Centre
The Arts Centre is a vibrant building housing several galleries...
Arts / Performance Venues Wan Chai
 
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Land is so scarce in Hong Kong that developers usually only build...
Convention Centers Wan Chai
 
Hong Kong Disneyland
Though Hong Kong's home to Mickey Mouse is tame compared with...
Amusement Parks Lantau Island
 
Hong Kong Heritage Museum
This fabulous museum is Hong Kong's largest, yet it still seems...
Museums / Galleries The New Territories
 
Hong Kong International Airport
Lantau's northwest coast looks kind of funny thanks to the curiously...
Transportation Sites Lantau Island
 
Hong Kong Museum of Art
An extensive collection of Chinese art is packed inside this...
Museums / Galleries Tsim Sha Tsui
 
Hong Kong Museum of History
The permanent Hong Kong Story features spectacular life-size...
Museums / Galleries Tsim Sha Tsui
 
Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences
You can find out all about medical practices, disease outbreaks...
Museums / Galleries Western
 
Hong Kong Park
A welcome respite from the Central skyscrapers occupies the site...
Parks Central
 
Hong Kong Science Museum
The exhibits are kid-friendly and hands-on and include an energy...
Museums / Galleries Tsim Sha Tsui
 
Hong Kong Space Museum
A structure behind the art museum that looks like an oversize...
Museums / Galleries Tsim Sha Tsui
 
Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens
This welcoming green space includes a children's playground and...
Zoos / Aquariums Central
 
HSBC
The spectacular strut-and-ladder facade of this Norman Foster...
Architectural Sites Central
 
International Finance Centre
One building towers above the rest of Central's skyline: Two...
Architectural Sites Central
 
Jamia Mosque
The Mid-Levels Escalator goes right by the religious institution...
Religious Sites Central
 
Jardine House
Just behind the IFC is a notable '60s skyscraper recognizable...
Architectural Sites Central
 
Johnston Road
Trams clatter along this busy road, which is choked with traffic...
Neighborhoods / Streets Wan Chai
 
Kansu Street Jade Market
From priceless ornaments to fake pendants, if it's green and...
Stores / Malls Yau Ma Tei
 
Kowloon Mosque and Islamic Centre
Hong Kong's largest Islamic worship center stands in front of...
Religious Sites Tsim Sha Tsui
 
Kowloon Park
These 33 acres are just behind Nathan Road, at TST's north end...
Parks Tsim Sha Tsui
 
Kowloon Walled City Park
Arguably Hong Kong's most beautiful park, designed in Qing-dynasty...
Parks Northern Kowloon
 
Lam Tsuen Wishing Trees
People from throughout Hong Kong come to these two banyan trees...
Local Interest–Sight The New Territories
 
Lan Kwai Fong
In Hong Kong the word "nightlife" is synonymous with LKF, a few...
Neighborhoods / Streets Central
 
Lantau Peak
The most glorious views of Lantau—and beyond—are from atop Fung...
Viewpoints Lantau Island
 
Liu Man Shek Tong
In the far northern New Territories—just south of Shenzhen—a...
Architectural Sites The New Territories
 
Man Mo Temple
No one knows exactly when Hong Kong Island's oldest temple was...
Religious Sites Western
 
Man Mo Temple
Adjacent to the Tai Po Market is the 100-year-old temple that...
Religious Sites The New Territories
 
Mid-Levels Escalators
The unimaginatively named Mid-Levels district is midway up the...
Transportation Sites Central
 
Mui Wo
Mui Wo is a sleepy little town, but it has some good waterfront...
Towns Lantau Island
 
Nathan Road
The famous Kowloon road runs several miles north from Salisbury...
Stores / Malls Tsim Sha Tsui
 
Noonday Gun
A block east of the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club stands the Noonday...
Memorials / Monuments Causeway Bay
 
Ocean Park
Most Hong Kongers have fond childhood memories of this aquatic...
Amusement Parks Southside
 
Pak Tai Temple
In the 19th century, Cheung Chau Island was a haven for pirates...
Religious Sites The New Territories
 
The Pawn
In a previous incarnation, this heritage building was home to...
Architectural Sites Wan Chai
 
Possession Street
A sign here marks where Captain Charles Elliott stepped ashore...
Neighborhoods / Streets Western
 
Queen's Road
Hong Kong's answer to New York's 5th Avenue and London's King's...
Neighborhoods / Streets Central
 
Repulse Bay
The tranquil area is home to a landmark apartment building with...
Neighborhoods / Streets Southside
 
Sai Kung Peninsula
To the east of Sha Tin, this landmass has a few small towns and...
Nature Preserves The New Territories
 
Sam Tung Uk Museum
A walled Hakka village from 1786 was saved from demolition to...
Museum Village The New Territories
 
Sha Tin
Whether you enter Sha Tin by road or rail, you'll be amazed to...
Towns The New Territories
 
Sha Tin Racecourse
This popular race track is newer (it opened in 1978) and larger...
Sports Venues The New Territories
 
Shanghai Street
Traditional trades are plied along this street. There are blocks...
Neighborhoods / Streets Yau Ma Tei
 
Shek O
The seaside locale is Southside's easternmost village. Weekend...
Towns Southside
 
Sik Sik Yuen Wong Tai Sin Temple
There's a practical approach to prayer at one of Hong Kong's...
Religious Sites Northern Kowloon
 
SoHo
The area south of (i.e., above) Hollywood Road is the epicenter...
Neighborhoods / Streets Central
 
St. John's Cathedral
A peaceful gap in the skyscrapers—on Garden Road and up from...
Religious Sites Central
 
Standard Chartered Bank
The rose-color wedgelike building was completed in 1990 and designed...
Architectural Sites Central
 
Stanley
This peninsula town lies south of Deep Water and Repulse bays...
Towns Southside
 
Statue Square
The land was gifted to the public by the Hongkong & Shanghai...
Squares Central
 
Tai Fu Tai Mansion
It's worth the trek almost to the mainalnd China border to visit...
Houses / Mansions The New Territories
 
Tai Mo Shan
The name means Big Hat Mountain, and at 3,140 feet this volcanic...
Viewpoints The New Territories
 
Tai O
This fishing village inhabited largely by the tanka (boat people)...
Towns Lantau Island
 
Tai Ping Shan
The maze of streets west of Man Mo Temple is known as Tai Ping...
Neighborhoods / Streets Western
 
Tai Po
The name means "shopping place," which it more than lives up...
Towns The New Territories
 
Tap Mun Island
A couple of temples and shrines dot what's also known as Grass...
Islands The New Territories
 
Temple of Ten Thousand Buddhas
You climb some 400 steps to reach this temple: but look on the...
Religious Sites The New Territories
 
Temple Street
Temple Street, in the heart of Yau Ma Tei, is home to Hong Kong's...
Neighborhoods / Streets Yau Ma Tei
 
Tin Hau Temple
This incense-filled site is dedicated to Taoist sea goddess Tin...
Religious Sites Yau Ma Tei
 
Tung Choi Street Ladies' Market
Despite the name, stalls are filled with no-brand clothes and...
Stores / Malls Mong Kok
 
Tung Chung New Town
Looking at the tower blocks and perfectly planned avenues of...
Towns Lantau Island
 
University Museum and Art Gallery, The University of Hong Kong
Chinese harp music and a faint smell of incense float through...
Museums / Galleries Western
 
The University of Hong Kong
It's worth a trip out to the western end of the Mid-Levels to...
Educational Institutions Western
 
Victoria Park
Hong Kong Island's largest park is a welcome breathing space...
Parks Causeway Bay
 
Victoria Peak and the Victoria Peak Tram
As you step off the Peak Tram, a sharp intake of breath and bout...
Neighborhoods / Streets Central
 
Western Market
The Sheung Wan district's iconic market, a hulking brown-and-white...
Architectural Sites Western
 
Wing Lee Street
Just minutes away from Man Mo Temple is one of the last streets...
Neighborhoods / Streets Western
 
Yan Yuen Shek
High above Wan Chai halfway to Victoria Peak is the suggestively...
Public Art (Mural / Sculpture / Statue) Wan Chai
 
Yuen Po Street Bird Garden
Next to the Flower Market, more than 70 stalls sell different...
Stores / Malls Mong Kok
 
Yuen Yuen Institute
These pavilions and prayer halls built in the 1950s bring together...
Religious Sites The New Territories
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