What you can visit in Hong Kong are not just Hong Kong Disneyland and Ocean Park. Parks in Hong Kong may not be the most popular attractions, but a good park will be an excellent place for your family to take a stroll and enjoy a leisure time in the peaceful and comfortable green space. Here are some best parks in Hong Kong, which may help you make a better decision.
Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade stretches from Tsim Sha Tsui Pier to the entrance of sub-sea tunnel of Hung Hom Bay, with a total length of about 1.6 kilometers. The theme colors of Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade are based on grey, white and black, in harmony with architectures around this area. With well-designed sculptures along the promenade, which are from local artists in Hong Kong, you can experience the art and culture of Hong Kong more closely.
This is a great place to enjoy the gorgeous view of Victoria Harbor, and it’s really comfortable to take a stroll along the park. Spring and autumn will be good seasons for visiting. You can also explore the Avenue of Stars with your kids if you have interests.
Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade
Hong Kong Park, as one of the free parks in Hong Kong, is a wonderful place for your family to take a rest away from the hustle and bustle city. Hong Kong Park consists of Bird Park, museum, indoor stadium, greenhouse and all kinds of characteristic areas, which may totally meet all your expectations for the best place to have a rest. This is also a paradise of species of birds and flowers, where you have a chance to see hundreds of bird species and thousands of different flowers.
The large-scale children’s playground must be the most attractive part of your kids. Meanwhile, Hong Kong Museum of Teaware inside the park provides your family a great chance to experience Chinese tea culture and appreciate ancient tea sets. It is suitable to visit Hong Kong Park for all the seasons.
Covering an area of about 13.5 hectares, Kowloon Park is the largest park in Kowloon area, it is also one of the best parks in Hong Kong. You can enjoy the fresh air and cool breeze in varieties of featured parks, such as Chinese Garden, Roof Garden and Maze Garden, or you could watch different species of birds near the bird lake.
All the theme parks and facilities in Kowloon Park offer citizens and tourists great opportunities to relax, exercise, and entertain. There are swimming pool and sports center inside the park if you want to do some exercises with your kids. And the Discovery Playground in Kowloon Park is quite suitable for kids up to age 13.
Victoria Park, named after Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom, is the largest park in Hong Kong spreading out 19 hectares. The most representative sign of the park is the statue of Queen Victoria. Besides, there are football pitches, basketball courts and tennis stadiums inside the park, as well as swimming pool complex, children’s playground and plenty more places for families to enjoy a great time together.
Located in Causeway Bay, you can easily get to Victoria Park and spend some time there with your kids. You may also experience some annually events in Victoria Park, like the Lunar New Year Fair and flower exhibition.
Based on the architectural style from the Tang Dynasty, Nan Lian Garden occupies an area of 3.5 hectares with hills, plants, rocks, water ponds and wooden structures. This tranquil green space is quite suitable for photography, as all the features of the garden are in Tang style. Taking a stroll with your kids in Nan Lian Garden is really enjoyable, you can also spend some time in the vegetarian restaurant or Chinese tea house.
Nan Lian Garden
Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens will definitely be a perfect place for you to get close to the nature. There are more than 2,000 kinds of rare plants, over a hundred species of wild birds, and many mammals and reptiles for you to explore. From the Bamboo Garden to the Camellia Garden, Magnolia Garden and Green House, the natural environment and atmosphere may round off your Hong Kong family tour.
For families with kids, you may want to find a comfortable place to enjoy a leisure morning or afternoon with your kids, parks can always be wonderful choices. Please feel free to let us know your favorite parks which you want to have a visit, and we will try our best to arrange a suitable schedule for your family.
You can either tell us your requirements or tailor-make your personal Hong Kong tour. It’s better to connect your Hong Kong tour with other cities in China, such us Beijing, Shanghai and Guilin. Check tours below for more good ideas.