Hong Kong Day Trips
Hong Kong Day Trips bring you to stunning beaches, quiet fishing villages, areas with abundant wildlife and natural beauty, historic villages, colonial architecture of a former Portuguese enclave, and the bold and contrasting blend that is modern and traditional China.
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Day Trip to Macau from Hong Kong
A short one-hour ferry ride from Hong Kong, Macau is an easy day trip. This former Portuguese enclave is an astounding mixture of colonial charm, Chinese zest and glitzy casinos. It offers something different, whether it is some enticing Portuguese and Macanese cooking, striking architecture, a UNESCO World Heritage city center, or a hand at the baccarat tables.
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Hong Kong Outdoors and Fantatic Natural Landscapes
A guide to Hong Kong's outdoor spaces and natural beauty: Not far from the hustle and bustle of the city, there's wide open areas, beautiful beaches, marshes and wetlands teeming with life. If you have had enough of the towering skyscrapers, crowded markets and hectic traffic, take a day or half-day respite, there are certainly some beautiful areas a short ride away and Hong Kong's convenient transportation makes a visit out of the city a snap.
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Hong Kong International Races - December 10, 2017
The Hong Kong International Races are the biggest and most anticipated meeting in Hong Kong's horse racing calendar. Without a doubt a thrilling day not to be missed for horse-racing enthusiasts as the four international G1 Races share in the stupendous HK84.5 million purse: the Hong Kong Cup, Hong Kong Mile, Hong Kong Vase, and Hong Kong Sprint.
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Mai Po Nature Reserve
The Mai Po Nature Reserve is a protected area in the New Territories composed of mudflats, ponds, wetlands and mangroves that offer a rich environment for all kinds of wildlife. A heaven for birdwatchers as thousands of migrating birds make their way to the wetlands in the winter months.
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Hong Kong Nature and Wildlife
A guide to Hong Kong's nature reserves and wildlife: Not far from the hustle and bustle of the city, there's wide open areas, marshes and wetlands teeming with life, a paradise for birdwatchers, specially in the winter months. Here's when and how to get there.
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Hong Kong Wetland Park
Hong Kong Wetland Park is the territory's prized ecotourism facility with a fantastic array of boardwalks, lily ponds, bird hide stations, mudflats, fish ponds, mangroves, a beautiful butterfly garden and an informative visitor center.
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November 2017 Hong Kong Festivals and Events
November in Hong Kong brings pleasant temperatures and is the perfect time for the outdoors. There is an array of music, art, and food festivals, street carnivals and fairs as the city gears up for Winterfest! Don't miss Wine and Dine Month, Clockenflap, and for the first time Lumieres, a Festival of Lights.
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Hong Kong Halloween Celebrations 2017
A guide to this year's Hong Kong Halloween celebrations, from parades, street parties, events at Disneyland and Ocean Park, here's where the goblins and vampires are descending on this Halloween starting in mid-September!
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More Mid-Autumn Festival Fun Still To Come!
Carnival in Sha Tin Park - October 5 - 6, 2017
Carnival in Tsing Yi Park - October 6 - 7, 2017
Tai Hang Fire Dragon Dances - 2 more chances October 5 - 6, 2017
Tsim Sha Tsui Lantern Displays - through October 15, 2017
Lee Tung Avenue Moon Exhibition - through October 31, 2017
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Last chance for the Tai Hang Fire Dragon Dance Parade!
Did you miss the Tai Hang Fire Dragon Dance Parade this Mid-Autumn Festival? This year we get an extra day! Last chance this October 6, 2017! Don't miss it!
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Ocean Park Halloween!!!
Ocean Park claims the largest Halloween theme park event in Asia, and for the occassion, over 1,000 additional staff and performers are brought in to haunt and amuse you... The fun kicks off October 5 and run through October 31, 2017.
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Tai Hang Fire Dragon Dance - October 3 - 6, 2017
The Tai Hang Fire Dragon Dance, a 67 meter long dragon lit up with thousands of incense sticks, winds through the streets of Tai Hang along with over 300 performers and drummers, an essential part of the mid-autumn festival in Hong Kong, here's how to get there. For 2017, the parade has been extended an extra day until Friday!
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October 2017 Hong Kong Festivals and Events
To start off the month are the National Day celebrations on October 1st with the legendary fireworks display in Victoria Harbour. Shortly after the colorful lanterns for the Mid-Autumn celebrations light up the territory and the pumpkins and goblins come out as Halloween fests are in full swing!
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Mid-Autumn Festival Lantern Carnivals in Hong Kong 2017
The Mid-Autumn Festival Lantern Carnivals in Hong Kong take place in many parts of the territory with the main celebration in Victoria Park hosting fantastic Lantern displays, fire dragon dances and cultural performances. In Tsim Sha Tsui the lantern displays are the longest running in Hong Kong and quite easy to get to, this year will be set up at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre Piazza, steps from the Waterfront Promenade starting on September 22, 2017
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