Hong Kong Shore Excursion: Central District Tour

Hong Kong Shore Excursion: Central District Tour
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$111.21
Duration: 3 hours
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While you're in port in Hong Kong, explore the central district – Sheung Wan – on a three-hour guided walking tour. See where past and the present converge in this well-preserved area, enjoying a glimpse of Hong Kong’s heritage and experiencing its authentic present-day lifestyle. Follow a knowledgeable local guide through the streets of Sheung Wan – a world of art galleries, old temples and specialty shops. Your shore excursion includes a ride on a traditional tram and a sampling of delicious Hong Kong treats.

Begin your Hong Kong shore excursion with a charming ride on a traditional tram, the city's oldest form of land transportation, built in1904. With your guide, head west and start your walking tour of Sheung Wan, Hong Kong’s central urban district that maintains old customs in a vibrant atmosphere.


Roam down Bonham Road, where vendors sell an assortment of dried seafood on the street, and enjoy a leisurely stroll around Cat Street, with plenty of window-shopping and bargaining opportunities at the many antique shops and galleries.


Find all kinds of bric-a-bracs on Hollywood Road, which boasts several blocks of shops selling Chinese furniture, historical memorabilia, porcelain wares and even funeral items. On Hollywood Road, home to the largest Man Mo Temple in Hong Kong, you can visit this protected monument. You’ll be amazed by the interspersed images of Chinese deities and the massive incense spirals that hang from the temple ceilings.


Next, your guide will take you to see the Mid-Level Escalators, the world’s longest covered escalators, which span more than 2,500 feet (800 meters)! Visit one of Hong Kong’s oldest fresh markets, where you can try succulent Southeast Asian fruits like durians and rambutans. Afterward, complete your authentic Hong Kong lifestyle experience at the local café, Cha Chaan Teng, where you can enjoy traditional Chinese snacks like milk tea and egg custard.


Worry-free Shore Excursion:
We will ensure your timely return to the Hong Kong cruise port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.

While you're in port in Hong Kong, explore the central district – Sheung Wan – on a three-hour guided walking tour. See where past and the present converge in this well-preserved area, enjoying a glimpse of Hong Kong’s heritage and experiencing its authentic present-day lifestyle. Follow a knowledgeable local guide through the streets of Sheung Wan – a world of art galleries, old temples and specialty shops. Your shore excursion includes a ride on a traditional tram and a sampling of delicious Hong Kong treats.