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Hong Kong WinterFest

In winter, Hong Kong’s skyline shines with more glamour than usual as buildings get dressed up for the festive occasion. Soak up the romantic ambience under the iconic Statue Square Christmas Tree, and marvel at the wonder of two dazzling multimedia shows — A Symphony of Lights and the Hong Kong Pulse Light Show. Don’t miss holiday events at top attractions, special shopping offers and festive menus that will fuel your excitement and add to the joyous atmosphere! To top it all off, ring in the new year with fireworks at the spectacular Hong Kong New Year Countdown Celebrations. The holiday season will be unforgettable with the sparkling Hong Kong WinterFest, so shop, eat, drink and be merry!

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Date:
1 December 2017 to 1 January 2018

In support of:
HKSAR 20th Anniversary

This winter, a dazzling 18-metre-tall Christmas tree will spread the joy of the season from the heart of the city in Statue Square. Take photos with Santa Claus and his friends during their appearances at Santa’s Lodge, and enjoy classic carols performed by Christmas choirs. Drop by and soak up the festive ambience amidst a forest of glittering skyscrapers!

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Date & Time:
1–14 December 2017 5–10pm
15–21 December 20175–11pm
22–25 December 2017
(Extended to 12:30am on the night of 24 December)
5pm to midnight
26 December 2017 to 1 January 2018
(Extended to 12:30am on the night of 31 December)
5–10pm
Venue:
North Statue Square, Central, Hong Kong Island
(Adjacent to Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong)
Admission:
Free

Remarks
Santa Claus and his friends will make appearances at various times on 1-3, 8-10, 15-25 December.
Christmas choirs will be performing at various times from 18-24 December.

A Harbour Where Two Light Shows Sparkle

This winter, enjoy truly magical moments with a dual multimedia extravaganza — A Symphony of Lights and Hong Kong Pulse Light Show, at the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront!

 A Symphony of Lights
A Symphony of Lights

Since 2004, A Symphony of Lights has dazzled Victoria Harbour nightly with a magnificent display of dynamic lights synchronised to music. A brand new light show with music performed by the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra will be unveiled on 1 December 2017, with iconic buildings on both sides of the harbour erupting in a sensational spectacle.

‘A Symphony of Lights’ Mobile App
Download the show’s new mobile app from 1 December 2017 to tune in to the show’s music anywhere you like!

Click here for more details.

Time:8pm nightly (about 10 minutes)
 Hong Kong Pulse Light Show
Hong Kong Pulse Light Show

Don’t miss the Hong Kong Pulse Light Show right after — an exhilarating multimedia performance with spectacular lighting effects, 3D projection mapping, music and sound effects at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre Open Piazza. Coinciding with Hong Kong WinterFest, this mesmerising display will add a splash of colour to your holidays. Click here for more details.

Date:1–28 December 2017
Time:8:10pm, 8:40pm, 9pm, 9:20pm and 9:40pm (about 8 minutes per session)
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Catch both shows at one location!

Venue:
The harbourfront area near Hong Kong Cultural Centre
How to get there:
MTR East Tsim Sha Tsui Station Exit L6 or J; or MTR Tsim Sha Tsui Station Exit E,
and follow the signs to Hong Kong Cultural Centre.
Admission:
Free

A party atmosphere will take over the entire city on New Year’s Eve as throngs of cheering revellers take part in the exciting countdown celebrations to welcome the new year. Enjoy the city’s most spectacular fireworks show yet over Victoria Harbour and usher in 2018 with all the excitement and glamour of a Hong Kong celebration! See details here.

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Date:
31 December 2017
Time:
Midnight
Venue:
Victoria Harbour
Admission:
Free
Vantage points:
• Along the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront, including the Hong Kong Cultural Centre Open Piazza   and Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade
 
• The Central harbourfront area, including Central Piers 9 & 10
 
• Golden Bauhinia Square

Learn more about the city with a guided tour.

Themed Tours

The Heart of Hong Kong

The Central district on Hong Kong Island is the financial heart of the city and has been developing since the inception of British rule in 1841. Explore the East-meets-West elements with a stroll through some of the most interesting areas, including the Old Central Police Station, Central–Mid-levels Escalator, Man Mo Temple, PMQ and Lan Kwai Fong.

 


Itinerary:Depart to tram station and take the tram to Pottinger Street, Central. Stroll to former Central Police Station, ride the Central–Mid-Levels Escalator, visit the Dr Sun Yat-sen Museum, PMQ (former police married quarters) and Man Mo Temple. Tour ends at Lan Kwai Fong.
Language:English, Cantonese and Mandarin
Departure Time:Tuesday and Friday at 2:30pm
Pick-up PointsLobby of the Regal Hong Kong Hotel
Duration: Approximately 4 hours (walking tour)
Price: Adult: HK$280
Child (3-11yrs): HK$230
Booking: Tel: +852 3759 7081 (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm)
This tour can be booked online at HS Travel's website.
Organised by:HS Travel International Company Limited
Address:Room 916, 9/F, Tower A, New Mandarin Plaza, 14 Science Museum Road
District:Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon
Phone: +852 37597081
Email: tour@hstvl.com
Homepage: www.tour3g.com