Hong Kong attractions by days

Day 1 highlights

  1. Nan Lian Garden and Chi Lin Nunnery (1-1.5 hours recommended time for a visit)
  2. Hong Kong Museum of History (2-4 hours)
  3. Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade, Victoria Harbour, Avenue of Stars (1-2 hours)
  4. Temple Street Night Market (2-4 hours)

Total time for a sightseeing without pauses and transportation: 6-10.5 hours
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Day 2 highlights

  1. Victoria Peak & Peak Tram (2-4 hours recommended time for a visit)
  2. Central (2 hours)
  3. Hong Kong Park (1 hour)
  4. Happy Valley Racecourse (2-3 hours)

Total time for a sightseeing without pauses and transportation: 7-10 hours
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Day 3 highlights

  1. Tian Tan Buddha (1-2 hours recommended time for a visit)
  2. Po Lin Monastery and Wisdom Path (2-3 hours)
  3. Tai O (3-4 hours)

Total time for a sightseeing without pauses and transportation: 7-9 hours
Unless you don’t have any other option we highly recommend to visit attractions from Day 3 on one of the weekdays. During weekdays, crowds in Po Lin Monastery and Tai O are noticeably smaller.
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Day 4 highlights

  1. Repulse Bay (3-4 hours recommended time for a visit)
  2. Stanley (4-5)

Total time for a sightseeing without pauses and transportation: 7-9 hours
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Day 5 highlights

  1. Dragon’s Back hike (3-4 hours recommended time for a hike)

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Day trip to Macau highlights

  1. Macau Walking tour (5-7 hours recommended time for a tour)
  2. Macau Gambling

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If you have only…
If you don’t have full five days for Hong Kong, check out If you have only… page for our sightseeing suggestions for less than five days.