Hong Kong Walking Tour
The main walking tour of Hong Kong is the perfect introduction to the city. designed it to take i the three faces of the city: traditional, modern and natural. Along the way, of course, you'll have a chance to sample some authentic Hong Kong food. I will meet you in the lobby of your hotel and take you to the start of the tour. The tour starts right in the heart of Central where you'll get close look at the famous skyscrapers of Hong Kong Island and relive some of the city's most historic events. You'll then head to Hong Kong Park for a welcome bit of greenery and fresh air. After a refreshing interlude in the park, you'll head up to Victoria Peak to the lookout where you'll get to enjoy one of the world's most famous views; the incredible panorama of Hong Kong Island, Victoria Harbour and Kowloon. This is good chance to orient yourself to the layout of Hong Kong, and I will point out all the important sites. By now you might be ready for a quick lunch in one of The Peak's many coffee shop and cafe choices. You'll then board the tram and head down to Lower Albert Road where you will alight and make your way toward Wyndham Street, where i can point out other dining options based on your personal tastes an on seating availability. Continus walking through one of Hong Kong's great open-air food market's. If you've never tried mangosteens, durian, or rambutans, this is your chance! Your will walk along Hollywood Road to Man Mo Temple, an incense-filled world unto its own - if you've never been inside a c\Chinese temple, this is a great introduction to Chinese religions. Then you'll duck into the Cat street market. After leaving the market, you'll walk down into the Borham Strand area to check out the fascinating herbal apothecaries ad dried seafood shops. This is Hong Kong at its most traditional, and the street scenes here will probably fulfill your image of Old Hong Kong. From here, you'll take one of Hong Kong's famous trams for the trip back to Central and onward to your hotel.