Skyscrapers form a glistening forest of steel and glass, junks and sampans ply the busy harbor waters, and the green, dragon-crested hills of Kowloon beckon. Welcome to Hong Kong, one of the world's great travel destinations. Now a semi-autonomous region of China, Hong Kong - literally "Fragrant Harbor" - has lost none of its charm, excitement or exoticism. Modern skyscrapers and luxury hotels climb the slopes of Hong Kong Island. Narrow streets are crammed with noodle vendors, fortunetellers and bonesetters. The endless array of shops offer the visitor everything from hand-tailored suits and ancient porcelain to the latest consumer electronics. And everywhere more than seven million people are moving at a breathtaking pace in one of the world's great monuments to capitalism, commerce and enterprise.
The former Crown Colony has enough attractions to last a lifetime. To take in the entire spectacle, head to Victoria Peak for panoramic views. Enjoy lunch on one of the city's floating restaurants. Walk down one of the crowded streets to take the city's rapid pulse. And whether you think you are in the mood or not - shop. After all, you are in the duty-free capital of the world.
Accessed via one of the world's oldest funicular railways, this peak (located 1805 feet above sea level) offers panoramic views of Hong Kong Island, Victoria Harbor and the Kowloon Peninsula.
The beauty of Hong Kong reveals itself during this magnificent cruise through the glistening waters of Eastern Harbour to the Central, Wanchai, Causeway Bay and North Point waterfronts.
One of the world's great bazaars, this fabled market features a dazzling array of stalls and shops that sell handcrafted souvenirs and jewelry, fashions, cameras and toys at reasonable prices.
Lantau Island & Po Lin Monastery
Twice the size of Hong Kong Island, this sparsely populated island features a traditional fishing village as well as the popular Po Lin Monastery featuring the world's largest outdoor buddha.
An exotic blend of Chinese and Portuguese cultures, this former colony features an ancient temple honoring a goddess, a sky tower offering stunning views and a cultural museum.
Man Mo Temple
The smell of incense pervades this oldest and most famous of Hong Kong's temples, dedicated to Man, God of Literature and Mo, God of Martial Valor.
Temple Street Night Market
An amazing shopping district featuring rows of brightly lit stalls hawking an astonishing variety of inexpensive goods including clothing, jewelry and accessories to CDs, electronic gadgets and luggage.
Symphony of Light
This multimedia spectacle employs colored lights, lasers, holograms and searchlights synced to music to transform 33 buildings along Victoria Harbor. Hailed as the "World's Largest Permanent Light and Sound Show" by Guinness World Records, Symphony of Light commemorates the energy, spirituality and diversity that is Hong Kong.
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Debark Tour - Kowloon Insight Tour
5 hours | Hong Kong | HKG-970H K G - 9 7 0
Prior to your transfer to the airport, spend a half-day in Kowloon, one of Hong Kong's busiest and most modern neighborhoods. Discover the tranquility of Chi Lin Nunnery, a Buddhist complex originally built in the 1930s surrounded by the landscaped Nan Lian Garden. Visit Nathan Road for shopping and dining opportunities.
Prior to your return to the airport, see some of the top attractions in Hong Kong. Your six-hour adventure includes the summit of Victoria Peak, a sampan cruise through the Aberdeen Fishing Village, and plenty of shopping at the city's largest jewelry factory and the colorful stalls of expansive Stanley Market.
Make the most of disembarkation day and see all the top sights of Hong Kong. Visit the Man Mo Temple and take in the panoramic vistas from Victoria Peak. At Aberdeen Fishing Village, board a sampan and zigzag through the waterways, then shop at Stanley Market and lunch on your own.