Kowloon Walled City: past & present

Cultural & Theme Tours in Hong Kong

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You will travel with your private tour guide to Kowloon Walled City Park by MTR. The park hides a fabulous history as the site used to be home to one of the biggest independently administered Shanty town.This walking tour will enable us to discuss Hong Kong’s history, from the opium wars to the Handover but also the various migrations that took place in the 20th century.Your private tour guide will go through the many reasons why the area was converted into a Chinese garden and the codes that are now in place to make it a peaceful place.We will finish the tour by taking you to ‘Little Thailand’, near the old airport of Kai Tak, where you will be able to enjoy lunch or to Mongkok.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Kowloon Walled City Park, Hong KongWe introduce the district to the travellers.Then we visit a temple and talk about the early years of HK colony.We walk through Kowloon Walled City Park and explain the history of the Walled City and its change into a park.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Kowloon Bay, Hong KongWe spend some time into Little Thailand.Option to finish with a thai lunch or toend at Mongkok MTR station.Duration: 45 minutes

What’s included

  • Public transportation
  • Entry/Admission - Kowloon Walled City Park
  • Entry/Admission - Kowloon Bay

What’s not included

  • taxi rides