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Hong Kong Island, along Victoria Harbor, Hong Kong, China
Tsim Sha Tsui
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The Hong Kong skyline is unique, day or night. but it is unique in every city. The light show at 8:00 pm was not worth waiting for. It is more like letting your 6 year old put up Christmas lights. Watch 10 seconds as you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank laubachj
Reviewed yesterday

The whole harbour is flooded with light. To be enjoyed most from the water, recommend doing a harbour cruise during the show.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank michaelbrearley156
Reviewed yesterday

Hong Kong has one of the best skylines in Asia and it is much watch tourist attraction when you visit Hong Kong.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank soniajagga
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The perfect way to see the city from above. A great viewing area bursting with info and you can spend time relaxing over local beer watching the ants below!.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TheRealMrsJones
Reviewed 2 days ago

Attended the light show at 8 pm. It was good because it was during the Christmas season. Lights in the building with Christmas decors added to the light show which made it more pretty. The building and the area looked lively.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank annematt143
Reviewed 2 days ago

WOW you have to see this especially at night. We were there during Christmas holidays so a lot of the building were decorated and had special lights working.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 759frankp
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I'm an avid traveller and there aren't many cities that offer such a beautiful harbor nightscape. I recommend viewing from Lugard Rd (The Peak) or Braemar Hill to get the best angle from above.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Teru K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You can enjoy the views from either side of the harbour but better still is when you cross the ocean using the ferry. Really beautiful in a clear day. By far one of the best we have seen compared to USA, UK, Canada, Australia.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Awahed
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Hong Kong skyline is comparable to Manhattan skyline. Its architecture, neon lights, colours & iconic design grant Hong Kong "Pearl of the East"

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Xiao Yan H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went to the Symphony of Lights in early December 2018 with my colleagues. Saw the lights show from the harbor. Went there around 19.30; the place was already packed with crowds waiting for the show too. Then around 20.00 the lights show starts; it's a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Tsim Sha Tsui
Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the major tourist and shopping
areas of Hong Kong. With a high concentration of
hotels, retail shops and commercial offices – it’s a
busy and bustling neighborhood that never sleeps. On
the surface, Tsim Sha Tsui seems to only feature an
abundant number of high-end retail stores selling
designer brands and jewelry, owing to its popularity
with high-budget shopping tours. However, it also
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bskaprani
August 17, 2018|
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Response from rashmik329 | Reviewed this property |
We did not have any delayed trip to Macau. Immigration and ferry line was faster though it was peak holiday time
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amirk973
March 1, 2018|
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Response from Mazmannan | Reviewed this property |
I think 3 days in each place is good. In Seoul - try and get a hotel near the Myeongdong area. I stayed at Hotel Venue G. It was within 30 min walking distance to most of the interesting places like Insadol, the Palaces... More
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Amritf
December 2, 2017|
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Response from MrsTsih | Reviewed this property |
a. 4 days 3 nights should be plenty . b. Add One more day if you go to Macau. If you do go, catch the “Dancing Water” show which will impress kids & adults. I’m not a big fan of Macau. But, some might like the Portuguese... More
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jozzperth
Perth, Australia
Trip Report - June (3 Replies)
This report is a little late, we visited Hong Kong first time aboard the Mariner of the Seas. Sailing into Hong Kong was spectacular, lights reflecting off the water it was really beautiful. The Mariner received a warm welcome and most passengers disembarked. We took a shuttle bus into a shopping mall and from there a taxi to the ladies market. We enjoyed a good couple of hours wandering around before returning to the ship. We were able to enjoy a full day in Hong Kong before our cruise...More
July 10, 2013|
Response fromFran727|
Thanks for the trip report, Jozz. Congratulations on your 25th wedding anniversary.
David G
Ask recommendation 1 day trip itinerary (5 Replies)
I will trip to HKG (kowloon harbour) from Macau (outer). Depart at around 9.30/11 and go back home at 22.30 Since my mom asks it spontaneously so I'm quite confused and dont have enough time to do some researches for everything. We want to go/see: 1. Victoria Park 2. Watching Hong Kong skyline from tsim sha shui promenade at 8.00 p.m. But I dont have any other ideas/places to go for the rest. ps. I still havent bought ticket since it's not clear enough. Maybe you have some...More
September 20, 2017|
Response fromGlacierfed|
When you say go back home at 22:30, do you mean going back to Macau? Or are you taking a flight out? Victoria Park (in Causeway Bay) is not a top priority sight for most tourists. Victoria Peak is. If you want to go to the Peak first, you should take the ferry to Sheung Wan (Macau Ferry Terminal) instead of Tsim Sha Tsui (China Ferry Terminal). From Sheung Wan, you can walk to Pier No. 5 and catch bus 15 to the Peak. For ideas of what to see, check out the Must See/Do FAQ. Or visit...More
Senna
Liverpool
Just Back (2 Replies)
Many thanks to Katetam and Tin for their invaluable advice, it made the trip go much smoother We arrived in Hong Kong at 12.30AM, but still managed to get the Airport Express to Hong Kong Central station we could not believe the efficiency of the staff, the trains and how clean everything was, the public transport was excellent To anybody who is there for a few days and is going to use the underground, ferry and buses it is well worth getting the Octopus card it makes travelling so...More
October 11, 2006|
Response fromEnglandsscout|
Hi Senna, Enjoyed your report, you seem to have really enjoyed your stay. We will be visiting Hong Kong in five weeks and I'm just starting to put an agenda together of what to do and what not to miss! Will take on board some of your suggestions We are staying at the Island Shangri-La which I'm looking forward too (maybe a little too near the shops!). Quite liked the look and sound of Aqua, but you thought it not that special. Just a question about dress of an evening, would you say...More