Play Eat Shop in Kowloon

kowloon clock tower

Hong Kong Harbour Views

Hong Kong Harbour Views

Play Eat Shop on Hong Kong Island

Play Eat Shop on Hong Kong Island

A trip to Hong Kong isn't complete without sampling both Kowloon and Hong Kong Island. We've got a quick Kowloon itinerary to share that might make your trip planning a little easier:

Day One


♦  Star Ferry across Victoria Harbour from Hong Kong Island to Kowloon


♦  Get a bird’s eye view from Sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck on the 100th floor of the International Commerce Centre


♦  Ride the MTR to Sham Shui Po and wander around the vibrant clothes markets and shops where fashion designers come for fabric, accessories and inspiration


♦  Lunch at Tim Ho Wan, an affordable Michelin Star Dim Sum restaurant


♦  Visit Tin Hau Temple at Yau Ma Tei, followed by Shanghai Street, one of the oldest thoroughfares in the city where you can find a good bargain on kitchenware


♦  Afternoon snack at Cafe Mido or Mido Cha Chaan Teng (Hong Kong style cafe)


♦  A sample of local craft beer at The Ale Project

♦  Dinner at Tai Ping Koon Restaurant, founded in 1860

♦  Explore the night markets and shopping street in the Mongkok area – learn basic Feng Shui from the Goldfish Market or stock up souvenirs at the Ladies’ Market





Day Two


♦  Stroll along the Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade, or view some locals doing Tai Chi at Kowloon Park


♦  Take the MTR towards Diamond Hill, see how the locals practice religion at the stunning Wong Tai Sin Temple,  and explore the beautiful gardens at the Chi Lin Nunnery and Nan Lian Garden


♦  Lunch at Chi Lin Vegetarian (in Nan Lian Gardens)



♦  Hit the shops on Nathan Road and i-Square and browse international and local brands


♦  Enjoy a cocktail with panoramic views at Eyebar, 30th floor of iSquare



♦  Evening junk boat cruise on Victoria Harbour


♦  Dinner at Yan Toh Heen at the InterContinental Hong Kong




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