Enjoy the Rides
The Abyss is one of the power packed things to do in Ocean Park Hong Kong which is a must try for adrenaline junkies. In a 2 minutes’ ride in the Raging River, be prepared with your camera when you are at the downhill side. Board on a cable car and treat your eyes on the fascinating landscape views of the surroundings from a staggering height.
See the Penguins & Sea Lions
The Polar Adventure aims at educating the visitors about the threat of global warming. Kids can meet and get up really close to three species of penguins, snow owls, spotted seals, Pacific Walruses and arctic foxes in the theme pavilions of the park. Grab a seat in Tuxedos Cafe and dine with the penguins with a stunning view of the penguin pool area. A highly recommended activity for adventure and animal lovers of all ages.
Visit Grand Aquarium
From the expansive underwater windows and an acrylic viewing panel you can watch a mind-boggling school of 5,000 fishes from 400 species. You can also come face-to-face with the hammerhead sharks, manta rays and Napoleon Wrasse. The world class 5.2 million litre aquarium is a great spot to experience personal interactive scuba diving with a qualified aquarist and get a glimpse of the marine world.
Stroll in Old Hong Kong
Filled with nostalgic sounds and sights, the site takes you back to the heyday of Hong Kong's culture. Those looking for some offbeat activities to do in Ocean Park Hong Kong, can try their luck in the skill-based and luck-based games in the streets of Old Hong Kong.
Meet Animals at Amazing Asian Animals
Spread over 870000 sq. metre of hillside area, the park exudes a county fair vibe with plenty of fast paced rides, fairground sports and a lot more. Play with sea creatures like starfishes and sea cucumbers in the Giant Aquarium at the Waterfront.
Get amused by a pair of rare giant pandas and a red panda in a habitat modelled after their natural habitat in Western China. You can also spend fun time at the Wildlife Interactive Zone and Aquatic Zone and also watch live shows on animals.
Let Your Kids Have Fun at Whiskers Harbour
Whiskers Harbour is a play corner for the younger kids in Ocean Park. With carnival games, climbing wall, a small bouncy house and several other age-appropriate rides there is no dearth of activities to do in Ocean Park Hong Kong for the little ones. In the little stage, a great live show is hosted to keep young kids amused throughout the show time.
Some of the most popular kids’ activities include the Bouncer House, Merry Go Round, Froghopper and Clown a Round. From toddlers to teenagers, children of all ages can run around and ride on slides, see-saws, tunnels and jungle gyms in the Whisker Harbour Playground.
The Interactive Shadow Play is a multimedia game which is a hot favourite of kids. They can play quizzes on simple spellings and other skills and will be rewarded by audio-visual representations for giving correct answers.
Watch the Symbio Show
The Symbio show represents two dragons Yin and Yang who were in constant fight with each other but eventually make peace and create this world. With blasts of fire, pyrotechnics, music and animation, watching this animatic show is one of the most sought-after things to do in Ocean Park Hong Kong and the perfect end of your day trip at the park.
Witness a Live Performance at Ocean Theatre
The Ocean Theatre hosts live shows to signify the urgent need to protect the marine ecosystem. Visitors can explore the real treasures of the underwater world and meet the sea animals up close.
The best part about this theatre is that you can watch various rare animals having fun here with their masters including dolphins and sea lions. The fact that you can avail a chance to meet and greet these animals makes this activity worth a try.
Take a Cable Car Ride
A 25 minutes’ ride in a cable car from one end of the park to the other is certainly one among the most thrilling activities to do in Ocean Park Hong Kong. If you are not faint hearted, then this is the one for you.
The fact that the entire cable car is held with a single cable wire demands a good deal of nerve, although it is absolutely safe inside out. The amazing views of the greenery against the turquoise sea waters of the South China Sea will be the bonus for the trip.
Explore Ocean Park Eco Trail
It is also an excellent site for learning about the biodiversity of Hong Kong. You can hear strange calls of the world's largest and smallest Toucans, Green Aracari, Toco Toucan and coloured Poison Frogs.
You can also spot Pygmy Marmoset, Capybara and other animals sneaking and peeking from beneath the foliage who have adapted themselves in the park environment. The rainforest through which the trail runs is home to world’s largest freshwater fish, wide-eyed Kinkajou and the Arapaima.
Have Fun at Aqua City
Let your little ones get hands-on experience of meeting sea cucumbers and sea stars in the Touch Pool. Trust us, it is one of the most exciting things to do in Ocean Park Hong Kong for kids.
You can enjoy scuba diving without getting wet in the Bubble Tunnel. Last but not the least, don’t leave the park premises without watching the multi-sensory Symbio show which is the world's first and only 360-degree water screen show.
Ride in Ocean Express
Looking for some activities to do in Ocean Park Hong Kong that will give you the joy and thrill of an underwater journey in a submarine themed train? The Ocean Express is one of the best attractions in the park for visitors of all ages. In a 4 minutes' train ride you can experience the thrill of being inside a submarine.
Once you are at The Summit, get ready for a splash on The Rapids and Raging River water rides. Don't forget to wear a smile on your face as the boat slides down the massive water slopes.
Buy some thematic souvenirs from the Waterfront Gifts and surprise your family and friends. For those in love with retro items, a visit to Wing Cheong Gifts will help you go back to the days of 50s-70s. Pick up any of the old-style souvenirs and regale everyone back home.
Dine in at Neptune’s Restaurant
Being sited inside The Grand Aquarium, the restaurant offers an amazing view of a whopping school of colourful fishes while enjoying gourmet meals. The spacious floor area of the property makes it a great venue for wedding banquets and other corporate events.
Try some of the signature dishes of Neptune such as Braised Australian Wagyu Beef Cheek in Red Wine or Termite Mushroom Sauce or the Consommé Soup that are a hot favourite of diners.
Check Out the Adventures in Australia
Use of both natural and LED lights create stimulation of the hours of the day. You can get to watch innovative seasonal events that are hosted with an objective of conserving Mother Nature. One of the highly recommended family activities to do in Ocean Park Hong Kong!