Planning a getaway with your significant other? Hong Kong is a perfect location for a romantic mini-break. Beyond the obviously delicious food choices and exotic shopping options, the city offers a lot more than meets the eye.
We’ve got some inspiration for you:
Hong Kong by helicopter: If you’re looking for a real wow factor, why not try The Peninsula’s helicopter experience and soak in stunning views of the city
Sunset Junk Boat Cruise: Board an authentic Chinese junk at sunset and set sail around Hong Kong’s scenic Victoria Harbour for a 360-degree view of the city’s impressive skyline.
The Hong Kong Observation Wheel: Sit comfortably in one of the 42 luxurious gondolas and get stunning day and night-time views of the spectacular cityscape from 60-metre-high.
Stanley Market: Go through its enormous selection of brand-name clothing items and accessories, jewellery, souvenirs, and oriental knick-knacks, explore the picturesque warren of lanes, and surprise your loved one with a seafood lunch along the breezy seaside strip.
Repulse Bay: This crescent-shaped stretch of sand is one of the most beautiful beaches in Hong Kong, and is great for swims, strolls and dining. For a special experience, try The Verandah which sits on the former site of the famous Repulse Bay Hotel.
Lamma Island: A place where the traditions of local fishing communities have been preserved, which gives you a perfect chance to escape from the frantic pace of the city streets. Take a stroll along the peaceful and tranquil beaches.
Spa Experience: For the ultimate in relaxation and rejuvenation of the mind, body and spirit, pamper yourselves in one of the stylish and luxurious hotel spas in Hong Kong. The Landmark, Four Seasons, The Ritz-Carlton, just to name a few, most of them with spectacular views of Victoria Harbour.
High Tea: Indulge in a classic Afternoon Tea in the lobby lounge café at the five-star Peninsula Hotel. The traditional British colonial legacy and live band performance will take you into a journey back in time.
Take a Hike: Take a diversion from those urban excursions and escape to Dragon’s Back, a popular hiking trail with beautiful coast scenery. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views and fuel up at the nearby cafes when you finish the trip.