Hong Kong–(ANTARA/Business Wire)- Winters can be mild in Hong Kong, but the festive spirit here shines through the region. Heartwarming and romance-inviting Christmas decor is just one integral part of the whole holiday experience, and here are five Instagram-stunning spots you and your dear friends and family shouldn’t miss in the coming weeks:
Hong Kong WinterFest: The tallest outdoor Christmas tree in the city
This holiday season, a gloriously illuminated 20+ meter Christmas tree takes center stage in the romantic Christmas town in the harbor of West Kowloon’s cultural district, the heart of Hong Kong WinterFest, presented by the Hong Kong Tourist Board. With music and special effects of twinkling lights, the tallest outdoor Christmas tree in the city, combined with beautiful panoramic views of the world famous Victoria Harbour, will tempt your smartphone camera. Don’t forget to visit Christmas Wonderland during the Christmas period, where Christmas-themed hostels await you to embark on a fantastic Christmas journey.
Date: November 25, 2022 – January 1, 2023
Event: Harborside Lawn West, West Kowloon Cultural District
Harbor City: a glittering fantasy fairyland
One of the city’s largest shopping malls has been turned into a “unicorn merry-go-round paradise” this year, taking visitors to the land of fairy tales. Walking through the forecourt of the Ocean Terminal, visitors will be surrounded by a myriad of glittering Christmas trees, both on the ground and in the sky. Also not to be missed: the Unicorn Merry-Go-Round Palace, with hundreds of glamorous star-shaped lights hanging from the ceiling – the best photo spots for your Instagram post!
Date: November 17, 2022 – January 2, 2023
Event: 3-27 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui
Lee Tung Avenue – Asia’s largest disco ball decoration
It’s all about glitz and glamor this festive season at Lee Tung Avenue. Asia’s largest disco ball, standing 7 meters tall and covered in more than 2,000 mirror pieces, hovers over the avenue’s tree-lined walkway as golden hits from the ’70s and ’80s fly through the air.
On Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day, LTA Let It Snow, by featuring snow “effects” when the sky turns dark. Put on your brightest disco outfit on Christmas Day to join in the Christmas Night Fever, complete with dance performances and live DJ entertainment.
Date: November 18, 2022 – January 2, 2023
Event: 200 Queen’s Road East, Wan Chai
LANDMARK: Oversized Gingerbread Bakery Adventure
With the activation of the charitably delicious Mrs Claus Bakery in LANDMARK’s soaring, high-ceilinged atrium, the spirit of giving is at an all-time high in the shopping complex this merry season. While a giant gingerbread house, hover plane, and hot air balloon, along with cute animal friends punctuate the Bakery premises, there’s no shortage of picture-perfect moments on-site. Save a roll of film for Mrs. Claus and her trusty sidekick, the Gingerbread Man!
Date: November 24, 2022 – January 2, 2023
Event: 15 Queen’s Road Downtown, Downtown
Tai Kwun – Modern Light Show x Historical Monument
The revitalized heritage complex in Central will come alive with festive celebrations this December. The romantic Christmas sights and sounds will fill the air at Tai Kwun, with a large Christmas tree sitting on the Parade Ground. To top it off, there will also be a dazzling light show in the evenings. A series of joyous surprises await you, including fun-filled circus performances and melodious musical performances, promising you a modern-day Christmas in one of Hong Kong’s most historic locations.
Date: From December 1, 2022 onwards
Event: 10 Hollywood Road, Downtown, Hong Kong
For media inquiries:
Ms. Alice Chen
Source: Hong Kong Tourism Board