Day 1 in Hong Kong: Places to Visit & Things to do
Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car
Located on the Lantau Islands, this inexplicably breathtaking cable car ride takes you to the Ngong Ping Village. Here Tian Tan The Big Buddha as well as Po Lin Monastery is located. This cable car ride offers you an exquisite view of the entire landscape of the city that harbours a harmonious blend of nature and human civilization.
This is one of the best places to visit in Hong Kong in 2 days and will definitely fix your adrenaline rush. So enjoy the awesomeness of Hong Kong in this exciting cable car ride.
Location: Lantau Island, Hong Kong
Timing: 10 AM-6 PM.
How to Book: Book the tickets of Ngong Ping 360 Crystal Cabin at flat 20% off
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Tian Tan Buddha
Marking an astounding height of 34 meters, it's said it is perfectly visible from ocean coasts and ships from far away. You can avail yourself the chance to climb up and have a close view of Tian Tan. You will also get to see the beautiful greenery and lush mountains surrounding the area. This figurine will give a sense of serene beauty and unparalleled tranquility with the cool natural surroundings all around.
Location: Po Lin Monastery, Ngong Ping Rd, Lantau Island, Hong Kong
Timings: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Hong Kong Disneyland
Our next destination as per the Hong Kong 2 days itinerary, is the world-famed, DISNEYLAND! Hong Kong has its own take and version of, inculcating the Chinese culture, customs and traditions into the theme park effectively. You can have an incredible experience at Disneyland that is located in the heart of the Lantau Islands. Hong Kong Disneyland is a world of its own; once you enter the gates, all you are left to do is gape and be awestruck.
Be it the Adventureland, Toy Story Land, the sleeping beauty castle, the jungle cruise or the Iron Man Experience, all of these take you back into your childhood lanes. However, it is not just the rides that make it the best part of the visit. Lots of festivities go around every other corner as well, be it a circus or parade, the fun here never ends.
Location: Penn’s Bay, Lantau Island, Hong Kong
Timing: 10:30 AM-8 PM.
How to Book: Book the tickets of Disneyland Park at Flat 20% Off
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Man Mo Temple
Despite its small size, Man Mo Temple is a very dynamic temple that attracts devotees from all around Hong Kong. It is recommended that you wear slacks, cover your arms, and refrain from snapping photographs when strolling through the prayer halls.
Visitors are welcome to stroll around the main temple at their leisure, as it is free to enter. Exploring the place won't take more than 30 mins, yet it's an ancient Marvel to witness when you can opt for the Hong Kong 2 day itinerary.
Location: Man Mo Temple, Hollywood Rd, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Timings: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Symphony of Lights Cruise
Hong Kong Symphony of Lights is crowned as the World’s Largest Light and Sound Show in the Guinness Book of World Records. This beautiful spectacle combines the interactive lights of around 33 buildings on Kowloon and Hong Kong Island.
The exciting show lasts for only ten minutes, but it’s galore leaves you awestruck for long. You can have some of the most amazing drinks while soaking up the sounds and sights of the fantastic skyline of Hong Kong.
Timing: 8:00 PM-8:10 PM.
How to Book: Book the tickets of Symphony Of Lights Cruise at Flat 18% Off
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Temple Street Night Market
Surrounding the Temple St ( Tin Hau), Jordan, the Temple Street Night Market is the perfect culmination of the first day of our Hong Kong 2 days itinerary. Representing the Chinese culture to the best abilities, you can shop here all the typical Chinese items like chopsticks, trinkets, jades etc.
Ranging from shops selling antiques, opera singers singing in restaurants, fortune-tellers predict about your future you’ll have unlimited fun over here. Flushed with vibrant shops and energizing activities, a visit to the market will be the best part of your trip.
Location: Temple St, Jordan, Hong Kong
Timing: 5 PM-11 PM.
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Jumbo Kingdom Floating Restaurant
The Jumbo Floating Restaurant is a world-famous tourist attraction. Multiple movie scenes have been shot over here, and it is frequently visited by the most famed celebrities of the world. It has been decorated in traditional Chinese style with, pagodas and dragons.
With a capacity to accommodate more than 2000 diners it is one of the largest floating restaurants all over the world. This restaurant serves more than hundred types of dishes and you should definitely come over here in your Hong Kong 2 days itinerary for a memorable experience.
Location: Shum Wan Pier Dr, Aberdeen, Hong Kong
How to Book: Book the seats at Jumbo Floating Restaurant at Flat 22% Off
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Day 2 in Hong Kong: Places to Visit & Things to do
The Victoria Peak
Our second-day adventure in the two days long Hong Kong itinerary begins with a visit to the most exclusive spot on the entire Hong Kong Island, The Victoria Peak. Some people simply call it ‘The Peak’. You may wonder what is so special that it defeats the DISNEYLAND in terms of popularity? The Victoria Peak is the highest point on the Hong Kong Island, and a view from ‘The Peak’ is a feat on its own.
A simple sweep of eyes across the landscape of Hong Kong from Victoria Peak grants a surreal vision to your eyes. You can get a view of the skyscrapers rising towards the sky from Victoria Peak.
Location: Victoria Peak, The Peak, Hong Kong
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Visit Tai-O Fishing Village
It's a fantastic area to spend a day exploring a different portion of Hong Kong. The fishing town is located on an islet on Lantau Island. Before spilling into the sea, the Tai O River splits and carves out this little islet. The name comes from the fact that the historic fishing community is constructed on the banks of this river. It's one of the best places to spend 2 days in Hong Kong.
Location: Tai O, Hong Kong
Madame Tussauds Hong Kong
Madame Tussauds boasts of having around a hundred lifelike wax statues of famous celebrities from around the world. It has various sections such as the Hong Kong glamour section where glamorous wax statues of Hollywood actors are placed and music icons section where the world reckoned musicians statues are placed.
You can click pictures with them and take back a lasting impression in your mind. Be it Obama, Taylor Swift, Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan or the other renowned celebrities you will no way feel that they are not real.
Location: Shop P101, The Peak Tower, No, 128 Peak Rd, The Peak, Hong Kong
How to Book: Book the Madame Tussauds Ticket at Flat 20% Off
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This sea-themed park located just near the Aberdeen tunnel on the south side of the Lantau Islands is an adventure to live. During your 2 days in Hong Kong, this will be your next stop. With the dexterous variety of shows, thrilling water rides, animal exhibits, the celebration is perpetual over here. Ocean Park in Hong Kong is the 7th most popular theme park in the entire world.
Wherever you turn your head, there is something or the other to do. It is divided into two levels, The Waterfront and The Summit. The Waterfront includes the Cable Car Rides, The Ocean Express Station and The GRAND Aquarium. The Summit, on the other hand, includes rides such as The Dragon, The Abyss, Arctic Blast, Shark Mystique, The Raging River, etc.
Location: Aberdeen, Hong Kong
Timing: 10 AM- 7 PM.
How to Book: Book the Ocean Park Hong Kong Tickets at Flat 10% Off
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Hong Kong Observation Wheel
This 60-meter high wheel offers a stunning view of the day and night time views of Victoria Harbour. The Hong Kong Observation Wheel is located on 33 Man Kwong Street, Central Hong Kong, with a total of 42 Gondolas on one ride.
The Hong Kong Observation Wheel is 60 metre. high, providing a spectacular view of the Victoria Harbour combined with the reddish skies and the blooming moon. It also has a plaza located around its wheel to have snacks and drinks.
Location: 33 Man Kwong Street, Central, Hong Kong
How to Book: Book the Hong Kong Observation Wheel Ticket at flat 20% off
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AquaLuna Evening Sail
We’ll end the trip with a calm and relaxing sail on AquaLuna along the Victoria Harbour. AquaLuna was made using the age-old traditional materials and designs that were crafted by the local craftsmen. It gives you a chance to absorb the rich history of Hong Kong while enjoying the skyline views and beauty of the harbour on board.
Enjoy the nighttime view of Hong Kong this 45-minute cruise ride. While you treat your senses admiring the skyline of the city sip a reinvigorating beverage and soak up in the refreshing vibes.
Location: Public Pier, 1, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong
How to Book: Book the Aqualuna Evening Sail tickets at flat 20% off
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Shopping at Ladies Market
Local coffee shops and street booths serving wonton noodles, curry fish balls, and deep-fried squids are also plentiful. Ladies' Market, despite its name, contains many selections for men, as well as children's apparel, designer jewellery, shoes, bags, and traditional Chinese goods like tea and snacks. Don't forget to look around the permanent stores on both sides of the market stalls.
Location: Tung Choi Street, Hong Kong
Enjoy Nightlife in Lan Kwai Fong
Before traveling to the rooftop to dance the night away, have cocktails in the stylish lounge bar. The venue boasts nightly DJs, an odd jacuzzi centrepiece, and a backdrop of Hong Kong's city lights. Yet Havana's tropical ambiance will make you love Cuba for the night.
Location: 1 Lan Kwai Fong, Central, Hong Kong