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Small-Group Historical Walking Tour of Hong Kong

  • 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
Small-Group Historical Walking Tour of Hong Kong
From US$76.00
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Small-Group Historical Walking Tour of Hong Kong
From US$76.00

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.

Reviews (67)
1 - 5 of 18 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago
Very worthwhile walking tour of Hong Kong

A fantastic and well paced tour of Hong Kong which takes you through alleys and hidden oases you would easily miss if you weren't on foot. The tour is interesting and interactive, and Danny Fung is an engaging and very knowledgable host who follows an...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rhys D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Amazing Tour, A Must Do in Hong Kong!

We were only in Hong Kong for two days, and we wanted a good overview of the history of the city. This tour looked like the perfect fit. However, it initially seemed pricey based upon our experiences with walking tours in various cities throughout the...More

Thank George H
Reviewed 9 December 2018
Terrific Tour

Danny Fong, the tour guide, knows everything about Hong Kong and its history. He made this trip fascinating and kept our interest for 4 1/2 hours. We had been to Hong Kong before and had done extensive walking on Hong Kong Island, but hearing Danny...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank BarbaraMD59
Reviewed 3 December 2018
What a great experience!

Danny Fung was the best. I had signed up for an old versus new tour. When Danny and I met and talked, it was clear that this was not the best tour for me. I wanted to know about Hong Kong's history. So he graciously...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Ann N
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile
Fascinating history which I should have known more of!!

Our tour guide Danny was excellent and led the tour with just the right balance of teaching us about the history of Hong Kong (warts and all from a British perspectove) and sharing his personal experiences and opinions. Would heartily recommend this to anyone who...More

1  Thank DogDude2112
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Norton W
28 June 2018|
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Response from wanderingaussie-adam | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the company that markets, and organise the tours. As you can't post links in answers, do a search for urbanadventures
3 June 2018|
Response from AthertonPatti | Reviewed this property |
3.5 hours.