Travel Itinerary – 7 Days 6 Nights Hong Kong & Macau (Part 6)By
Tags: Apliu street, Cheung sha wan road, Flower market hong kong, Goldfish market hong kong, Hong Kong Travel, Repulse bay hong kong, Sai yueng choi street, Stanley market hong kong, Tai yuen street, Yuen Po street bird garden hong kong
For those who have been following my blog will know that I am planning a trip to Macau and Hong Kong in July 2010. I am planning my itinerary for my 7 days 6 nights Hong Kong and Macau trip.
The trip will be 7 days, whereby 2.5 days will be spent in Macau and 4.5 days will be spent in Hong Kong. Lets see our itinerary for Day 6.
Travel Itinerary for Hong Kong & Macau- Day 6
Repulse Bay is primarily an upmarket residential area in Hong Kong.
This crescent-shaped is one of the most beautiful beaches in Hong Kong. Check out the ornate Chinese pavilion with a pair of 10 metre tall statutes of Kwan Yin and Tin Hau. Both chinese deities are protectors of fisherman.
To get to Repulse Bay:-
Take Bus 6, 6A, 6X, 66 or 260 from Exchange Square Bus Terminus (MTR Hong Kong Station Exit D) and alight at Repulse Bay.
At Stanley Market, tourists will find interesting array of little shops selling silk garments, sports wear, art, Chinese costume jewelry and souvenirs. There are also many good restaurants at Stanley Market.
To get to Stanley Market:-
1. MTR Hong Kong Station Exit D and take bus 6, 6A, 6X, 66 or 260 at Exchange Square Bus Terminus.
2. MTR Causeway Bay Station Exit B, walk to Tang Lung Street then take green minibus 40.
3. Bus 973 from Canton Road in Tsim Sha Tsui outside Silvercord Centre.
Yuen Po Street Bird Garden
Yuen Po Street Bird Garden is the gathering place of Hong Kong’s songbird owners. Located on Yuen Po Street in Mong Kok, the garden contains some 70 songbird stalls and it opens from 7a.m. to 8 p.m
To get to Yuen Po Street Bird Garden, we will get to:
1. MTR Prince Edward Station Exit B1 and walk east along Prince Edward Road West.
2. MTR Mong Kok East Station Exit C. Walk to Sai Yee Street via footbridge and follow the signs.
Flower Market is Hong Kong’s most colourful street markets. It is opened from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Before Chinese New Year, families flock to the market to buy auspicious plants to celebrate the new year.
To get to Flower Market:-
1. Take to MTR Prince Edward Station Exit B1 and walk east along Prince Edward Road West.
2. Take to MTR Mong Kok East Station Exit C. Walk to Sai Yee Street via footbridge and follow the signs.
Goldfish Street, also known as Tung Choi Street is where you can find heaps of aquariums selling all kind of equipment, goldfish, tropical fish, prawns, crabs and sea shells and etc.
2. Take MTR Mong Kok East Station Exit C. Walk to Sai Yee Street via footbridge and follow the signs.
Cheung Sha Wan Road Fashion Street and Apliu Street
Cheung Sha Wan Road Fashion Street is a place where you can find latest fashions at wholesale prices. Most of the shops can be found between Yen Chow Street and Wong Chuk Street. The outlets in Cheung Sha Wan Road Fashion Street are usually open during normal office hours.
At Apliu Street, tourists can find bargain (brand new and second-hand) electrical devices and electronic products, A/V equipment and telecommunications products. You can also find antique watches, old coins, and other relics.
To get to Apliu Street, get to MTR Sham Shui Po Station Exit C2. Stalls are opened daily between noon to midnight.
After a full day of shopping, it is time to have a good rest and enjoy the next day in Hong Kong!