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Small-Group Historical Walking Tour of Hong Kong

Highlights
  • A small-group walking tour through Hong Kong
  • Capped at only 12 people for a personalized experience
  • Get an insider's look at off-the-beaten-track local spots
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Small-Group Historical Walking Tour of Hong Kong
From US$ 74.00
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Small-Group Historical Walking Tour of Hong Kong
From US$ 74.00
Overview

Hong Kong was once a British colonial outpost and is now one of Asia’s brightest and most vibrant cities. Discover its unique history while getting a taste of local life on this one-of-a-kind guided walking tour, which gives an insider’s perspective on dynamic neighborhoods and under-the-radar attractions, such as the Victorian Prison Compound and the Fringe Club.

What to Expect

Your tour begins at Possession Point, where the British landed to take control of the city in 1841. After listening to a brief history of colonial Hong Kong, the group, capped at 12 people, walks along the Sun Yat-Sen historical trail, which pays tribute to China’s founding father.

Get an insider’s look at the popular Sheung Wan district, one of the first neighborhoods the British settled and now a vibrant food and shopping hub. Explore overlooked sights, such as the Victorian Prison Compound, Hong Kong’s first prison, and the oldest Anglican church in Asia. Your guide also introduces you to contemporary Hong Kong’s up-and-coming places, such as the Fringe Club, a forum for emerging artists.

The walking tour concludes at the Wan Chai waterfront, where the city celebrated its transfer of sovereignty to China in 1997. Enjoy time exploring the waterside promenade on your own before heading back to your hotel.

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Reviews (58)

1 - 5 of 9 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
HK - British History: The Island Where it Happened

Witness 150+ years of HK's history with the British unfold before your eyes under Danny Fung's intelligent story telling. From the British Navy's relatively easy possession of HK to China's lopsided negotiation for the return of HK, see all the places where it happened. My...More

Thank AthertonPatti
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile
Great walking tour

Danny did an excellent job tailoring this tour to our interests since my husband & I were the only ones on this tour . He was very approachable , interesting , & knowledgeable . He also gave us great ideas on where to go /...More

Thank Candace K
Reviewed 21 April 2018
Informative and very enjoyable

Danny is extremely knowledgeable and personable. He tailored our tour to suit our interests and we learnt a great deal in a very entertaining way. Even if you are not into history, the walk with Danny comes highly recommended.

1  Thank Suzanna H
Reviewed 16 April 2018
Great historical walk of British colony

Our guide Danny Fung, who spoke really good english, took us on a 3 hour tour of the British colonization of Hong Kong. We started where they landed in 1841 and the tour ended by the site where they signed the island back to the...More

Thank RedcliffCathy
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile
Amazing and Informative

Danny’s knowledge, humour and friendliness makes this walking tour a must do. I learnt so much during the 3 hours. I knew little bit and pieces on the history of HK, but this tied it all together and provided me with a lot that I...More

Thank wanderingaussie-adam
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