Hong Kong is one of the major commercial and financial hubs of Asia and a popular Far East travel destination. It may not be the first choice of families with kids but the Far East destination has a lot to offer to the little ones too.
Hong Kong is the financial epicentre of Asia and mostly visited by corporate fliers. But, even time-pressed family travellers who are booking tickets on Hong Kong bound flights often find it difficult to resist the temptation to adjust another quick day-tour of the city to their itineraries. The city boasts numbers of attractions that are perfect for family outings. The article provides some information on few destinations that win the hearts of the kids.
Disneyland is one of the most wonderful places in Hong Kong visited by children. Located on Lantau Island, the theme park features six different Disney Worlds that are all full of fun activities and suit all age groups. Visitors buying tickets to enter the place get a chance to witness the unique Disney’s Rainy Day Express and the alluring fireworks at night that give flights to the fancies of the little ones.
Zoological & Botanical Gardens
Located in Central Hong Kong, the Zoological & Botanical Gardens are home to different endangered fauna and a large variety of flora. Travellers landing from their flights here with kids often visit the gardens to run away from the rush of the city life. Take a leisurely walk through the nature trails or spend quality time with family and kids while visiting the place. One does not require entry tickets for the gardens.
The perfect combination of aquarium and amusement centre, Ocean Park is another popular lure in Hong Kong that tempts tourists, especially little ones to take a tour here. Travellers boarding flights for holidaying in Hong Kong and visiting this park, get an opportunity to watch thousands of different species of aquatic creatures. One can purchase tickets to ride the roller-coaster and other rides, visit the museum and savour authentic Chinese cuisines while here.
Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car
Travellers landing on flights at Hong Kong International Airport often head to the Tung Chung MTR Station to enjoy the Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car ride. These rides offer a dramatic panorama of the city all through the journey to/from the themed village of Ngong Ping. One can acquire more knowledge on Chinese traditions as well as customs, witness the Tian Tan Buddha Statue and buy tickets to watch the animated story telling show – one of the favourites among the children.