Wan Chai is one of Hong Kong’s most famous metropolitan areas and there are some essential attractions that are mostly overlooked by the average tourist.
Pak Tai Temple
This enigmatic temple is absolutely spectacular and has been immaculately restored. It is dedicated to a deity associated with marriage, known as Pak Tai, and has a beautiful statue of the deity that was crafted during the Ming Dynasty.
If you wish to experience a gastronomical journey into the days of the British colonial times, then this is an ideal place to visit. The venue used to be an old pawn shop that has since been converted into an elegant restaurant.
The various street markets of Hong Kong are a hallmark and the astonishing array of items you can discover within these attractions is unimaginable. If you find yourself in one of the many hotels in Wan Chai Hong Kong the likes of Cosmo Hotel Wan Chai Hong Kong then be sure not to miss out on the markets.
This is the best way to conclude a tour of the city, where you can gaze upon the metropolitan splendour of Wan Chai from the iconic Star Ferry which has been in operation since 1997.
Intrigued by history, art and food, Lavinia Woolf is a writer who is passionate about the extraordinary and writes of the exhilarating and enchanting.