From the Snoopy World to Disneyland, Global Geopark and more! Here are 8 things you must do with the kids in Hongkong before they grow too old for the rides and cartoons.
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Head to the “happiest place on earth” at Hong Kong’s Disneyland.
It’s probably the smallest Disney park but you can’t miss going there with the kids if you are in Hongkong. The little ones will get to enter a magical kingdom inspired by fairy-tale dreams and explore 7 lands filled with magic and Disney Characters located on Lantau Island.What fun we say!
Get adventurous on the Hair Raiser at Ocean Park.
A cross between the ultimate theme park and a zoo, Ocean Park Hong Kong is a staple in every first-time visit to the city. Get up close and personal with marine life in one of the largest aquariums in the world, Atoll Reef, and hop on the plethora of hair-raising rides – including one called the Hair-Raiser! – for a thrill-filled afternoon. Well-loved among locals and tourists, Hong Kong Ocean Park is a destination worth marking a day or two on your itinerary for.
Star gaze at the Space Museum
Hong Kong Space Museum with its unique egg-shaped top is one of the largest planetariums in the world offering astronomy and space exhibits.Here you can still do some stargazing at the Sky Show and even see what it’s like to walk on the moon. Also, remember to check out which Omnimax movie is currently showing.
Ride on the Victoria Peak Tram
The Peak Tram is the world’s steepest funicular railway, carrying you on a seven-
Fly a magic carpet at Magical World
Calling all Disney fans! Want to fly on a magic carpet with Aladdin, ride the magic pumpkin to meet Prince Charming, and chase Anna and Elsa down the snowy slopes? Well you can do all that and more at this Disney-themed 4D photo studio.
Mixing paintings, statues, and props with sound effects, music, lighting effects, and even smells, the attraction offers a magical experience for the whole family, whether it’s sharing a pot of honey with Winnie the Pooh in the Disney Classic Characters zone, joining Olaf in a giant snow globe in the Frozen zone, watching the lanterns light up in the dark in the Luminious Disney Zone or battling it out with Darth Vader in the Star Wars zone.
Get bouncy at the Bounce Inc.
For the little bouncy babies – this spring-loaded urban playground has over 80 interconnected trampolines !Whether it’s a mini jumper experiencing their first flight ever or an aerial sports acrobat training for a show, the rush is infectious to all.We say, Climb, jump, and have fun!
Say Hi to ‘Earth’ at Noah’s Ark
If you’ve never spent the afternoon with 67 pairs of life-sized animal statues, then you’ve got a real treat coming your way at this theme park. While getting here is a bit of challenge (ferry would be your best bet) , this park houses a Nature Garden,Adventure land, and a Treasure House of wisdom where science, history, and music come to life.
Meet Snoopy at Snoopy’s World
Join Snoopy and the rest of the Peanuts gang at this figurine filled mini outdoor theme park. Snoop through the famous pup’s dog house and snap photos with all the folks, jump on a canoe and cruise along the mini river, or sing your heart out aboard the life-size replica of Charlie Brown’s school bus.
Being the fabulous parents you are, you’ve no doubt done a few of these, but there’s probably some more on our list that you could try this summer!
Tell us what you plan to do in Hongkong this summer!