The highest point on Hong Kong Island is Victoria Peak, which is also one of the highlights of your Hong Kong tours. With an altitude of 554 meters above sea level, Victoria Peak is the best place to view Victoria Harbor. It is one of the most popular sites during any visit to Hong Kong. Looking down at Hong Kong in the evening is amazing. The best place to view Hong Kong on Victoria Peak is from the viewing platform on the Peak Tower. Hong Kong is easily one of the most beautiful cities in the world and at night is even more spectacular.
The best way to get to Victoria Peak is by taking the peak tram. The peak tram has been taking people up to the peak for 120 years. The ride takes about 8 minutes. Once at the top visitors inevitably go to the Peak Tower, the largest structure on the top of Victoria Peak. The Peak Tower has restaurants, entertainment facilities, shopping, and of course the observation deck which gives the best views of Hong Kong. Located inside the Peak Tower is Madame Tussauds Hong Kong, which is the only branch of the London company in the Asia Pacific Region. In the hall are over 100 internationally famous stars made of wax. On the third floor of the Peak Tower is the Ripley's Believe It or Not Hall which exhibits over 450 rare and bizarre artifacts from all around the world. On the fourth floor of the Peak Tower is the Peak Explorer Motion Simulator. It is a ride where the visitor's chairs take them on an adventure. The chairs move and with state of the art lighting and sound technology takes visitors on a ride into space. The Peak Tower has many shops and restaurants in it which offer unique items to visitors.
When night falls in Hong Kong, Victoria Peak is a great place to be. Standing on the peak visitors can look down at the Kowloon Peninsula and Central shining like to pearls in Victoria Harbor. The city of Hong Kong is beautifully lit at night. The city spent millions of dollars lighting its buildings. It is recommended that visitors go to Victoria Peak in the late afternoon and after spending a few hours shopping and being entertained, visitors can enjoy looking over Hong Kong at night.
Victoria Peak is an amazing place, and one of the places visitors to Hong Kong cannot miss. It offers wonderful views of one of the most beautiful cities in the world and has a large amount of entertainment, shopping, and dining facilities. It is a great place to spend an afternoon.
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