Long considered a gateway to the East, this bustling port and financial center featured a unique blend of Chinese and other Asian cultures.
Insider’s tip: Though known for its population density, Hong Kong also boasts many areas of unspoiled wilderness, ideal for hiking and other outdoor activities.
Fun things to do:
The Peak is a breathtaking place to take in sights from the highest point on Hong Kong Island.
Soak up some sun on the beach at Repulse Bay.
Marvel at the world’s tallest seated Buddha at the Po Lin Monastery.