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  • Location:Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Duration:4 hours (approx.)

Kowloon and New Territories Tour

This tour of Kowloon and the New Territories travels towards the Hong Kong / China border taking in the Wong Tai Sin Temple, the largest Taoist temple in Hong Kong, glimpses of China's Shenzhen special economic zone skyline as well as the well preserved, fortified village of Tsang Tai Uk, which stands today as it did in the early 1800's.


  • 4-hour tour of Hong Kong's Kowloon and New Territories
  • Discover the interesting and diverse landscape that make up this area
  • Marvel at the intricate designs of traditional Chinese temple architecture at Wong Tai Sin Temple
  • Navigate through a typical Chinese rural market that sells everything from fresh produce to fancy curios
  • Visit the preserved villaged of Tsang Tai Uk and discover the interesting qualities of an old Hakka fortified community
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off and air-conditioned transport included

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Kowloon and New Territories Tour

Kowloon and New Territories Tour

New Territories is a region in Hong Kong, China. The region comprises the area north of the Boundary Street and south of the Sham Chun River (Shenzhen River) which is the border between Hong Kong and mainland China, as well as most of Hong Kong's outlying islands including Lantau Island, Lamma Island, Cheung Chau, and Peng Chau.

This tour of Kowloon and the New Territories commences from Kowloon Peninsula and makes several interesting stops on the way to and from the border with China. Wongtaisin Temple is the largest Taoist temple in Hong Kong and is visited annually by more than 3 million worshippers. No other temple presents visitors with such insight into Chinese religious beliefs and practices.

A typical old-style rural local market to sells fresh produce, daily necessities and electronic equipment. Lok Ma Chau is a good vantage point to glimpse the remarkable skyline of China's Shenzhen special economic zone.

Tsang Tai Uk is near the approach road to the Lion Rock Tunnel is an outstanding example of a fortified village. The name means Tsang's Big House. Built in the 1840s, it is a large, rectangular grey-brick compound with high, thick walls and tall corner towers. Originally designed as the home for a rich quarry-master's clan, the walled village gained its current name when it gave refuge to displaced families after the Second World War.

Customer Reviews

Malcolm P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2009

We had a great time on this trip. Got some great pointers about shopping and way of life in Hong Kong and China. We had a great guide.

4 star rating: Recommended April 2013

Good and knowledable guide, interesting sites,my teenage children found it all very interesting.

I would highly recommend for those who like asking questions


4 star rating: Recommended September 2012

Very informative. The local staff were great

4 star rating: Recommended August 2011

Very interesting experience-good guide.

4 star rating: Recommended November 2009

Nice tour and nice guide. Interesting stops - including a viewpoint to see Mainland China. Good commentary including a lot of information on everyday life in Hong Kong past and present.

Raymond B
United Kingdom

4 star rating: Recommended September 2008

As there was nobody else booked on this trip we had our own tour guide! He was extremely helpful and informative and we enjoyed seeing a different part of Hong Kong.

Angela H
United Kingdom

4 star rating: Recommended August 2008

This was an interesting tour.

4 star rating: Recommended August 2008

Definitely consider this tour if you're in Hong Kong. It offers a very insightful (and fascinating) glimpse into the 'other' China.


4 star rating: Recommended November 2006

This was a good tour. My main objective was to see the Changi Memorial.

3 star rating: Worth doing June 2012

This was a fun half day tour. I wold recommend it again to anyone who visit Hong Kong.

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