Hong Kong with kids

Army @ HK Art Museum How to get there
The best location to visit museums would be Tsim Hsai Hsui given its concentration of museums in the vicinity. Take the MTR to Tsim Sha Tsui or East Tsim Sha Tsui to start your journey.
Opening hours and charges
Some museums are open for FREE on Wednesday. Else the rate starts from HKD .

HK Space Museum

5 AVENUE OF STARS

Avenue of Stars

What to expect
Hong Kong equivalent of Hollywood Walk to Fame. The standout statues would be the 4.5 metre tall replica of the statuette given to winners of Hong Kong Film awards and a 2.5 metre bronze statue of Bruce Lee. Don't forget your cameras for a souvenir photograph with these iconic statues.Along the way, enjoy the panaromic view of Hong Kong island across Victoira Harbour. There are mini performances at the Avenue of Stars on selected nights.

How to get there
MTR East Tsim Sha Tsui or Tsim Sha Tsui station. Star Ferry to Tsim Sha Tsui and walk for about 5 minutes along Tsim Sha Tsui promenade.


Opening hours and charges
It's open 24 hours a day and it's FREE!

Ave of Stars HK

6 SYMPHONY OF LIGHTS
Symphony of Lights
What to expect
A stroll down Avenue of Stars should always end off with the symphony of lights performance across Victoria River. This is a synchronized light and laser show featuring 45 buildings on both sides of Victoria Harbour. This 14 minute permanent show will be displayed nightly at 9pm. On special occasions such as Chines New Year, there will be fireworks involved. For what it is worth, the kids would be delighted by the laser beams during this period.

How to get there
MTR East Tsim Sha Tsui or Tsim Sha Tsui station. Star Ferry to Tsim Sha Tsui and walk for about 5 minutes along Tsim Sha Tsui promenade.


Opening hours and charges
Show is on very night at 8pm and it's FREE

Victoria Harbour at daytime

7 STAR FERRY

Star Ferry

What to expect
Star Ferry is a tourist attraction by itself in HK. Founded in 1888, it is in one of the must do in our list to experience the historical flavor of HK. A trip from Central to Tsium Sha Tsui cost only HKD $2 onwards for a weekday ride. It is a great way to explore either sides of Victoria Harbour for a small small small fee. A trip to HK is only completed if you have explore public transportation on land AND sea.

How to get there
Just head to the Ferry Terminal at Central or Tsim Sha Tsui.


Opening hours and charges

Cheap cruise

8 NGONG PING 360

Ngong Ping Cable Car

What to expect
If your child(ren) is a fan of Cable Cars, they will love a ride on Ngong Ping 360. This 5.7 km long cable car will bring you from Tung Chung up to Ngong Ping in 25 minutes. Once up Ngong Ping, you can explore the Ngong Ping village or visit the famed Big Buddha.
Do be there early and avoid peak hours. Otherwise the trip down will include a super long queue for the the cable cars. If you are looking for shorter queues, the crystal cabin ( withh glass bottom) will be a better option. In addition, you could make a stopover at Citigate outlet mall once you are back at Tung Chung.

How to get there
Take the MTR to Tung Chung for a ride up to Ngong Ping.


Opening hours and charges
Opening Hours -Weekdays 10am-6 pm, Weekends 9am to 630 pm
Charges - Round trip standard cabin starts from $75 for children and $150 for adults.
For updated information, refer to Ngong Ping 360 website

Neon Pong 360

9 THE PEAK
What to expect
Ride the peak tram up Victoria Peak for a spectacular view of Hong Kong Victoria Harbour and the surrounding. Once up the peak, you can also choose to visit Mdm Tussad's wax museum to get up close and personal with Brue Lee. Do note that the queue for tram rides up and down can get quite long during peak hours. We do suggest a morning visit to avoid the crowd.
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