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Happy Valley Racecourse

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From the stunning skyline to the spectacle of Lan Kwai Fong, Hong Kong is full of world-class sights for travellers to see. But if you’re looking for fun – to add a little ‘do’ to your ‘see’ – then look no further than Happy Wednesday at Happy...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Happy Valley Racecourse, Happy Valley, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China
Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A horse race midst of Hong Kong with an open view @ the skyline. What a wonderful night. Get some beers and have fun. Even if you dont understand a single thing about horses and racing. It felt magical just to be there and soak...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NBCamat
Reviewed 3 days ago

Everyone knows on Wednesday nights and Sunday afternoon half of Hong Kong population comes to a halt. Why? It's racing day in Hong Kong. Wednesday's racing at Happy Valley and Sunday's its at Sha Tin. If you are not at the race course then you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BadBoyz
Reviewed 3 days ago

The race course was pretty much crowded by western tourists, but the atmosphere was fun. It was definitely a memorable experience, and also my first time at horse races. There were plenty booth selling drinks, mostly beer. For us, it was a fun way to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank emka13
Reviewed 4 days ago

Good horse race and and betting for money at Hapey Valley racecourse. Minimum bets start around 10 HKD or something.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank soniajagga
Reviewed 4 days ago

We got in just by showing our ID passport and received a free pen. The staff was really friendly and the way was marked. It was nice sitting between locals and the atmosphere was good.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ana Maria P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great value cist about £4 each to get in. Plenty of fast food places on site, get the local transport there, very reasonable.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Barnsbury123
Reviewed 6 days ago

What an active and lively event! The people, the refreshments, and then the races themselves all made for a great evenings entertainment! Standing at the rail and watching the horses and jockeys work was exciting and fun!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank wsgray325
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to go see the horse race and do some betting on the horse. It is very near to the central district.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DeepanshJ77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there and back on the tram which was easy as we stayed in North Point. It’s a great night out with a low entrance fee and cheaper beer prices

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steve_Grant1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We purchased our package online before going to HK. Happy Valley entry can cost as little as HK$10 (£1) We opted for the Stable Bend Terrace which costs HK$600 (£60) which includes a buffet meal and drinks (Beer, Wine and some Spirits also included soft...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
Wan Chai and Causeway Bay are the retail centres of
Hong Kong Island. Filled with shops, malls and
restaurants, both areas are bustling with people –
tourists and locals alike. Causeway Bay has one of the
highest rents on the planet, and is a bit more
polished and modern than its Wan Chai counterpart.
Beneath the surface there is more than meets the eye –
find boutique stores in the above ground floors of
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518adrianc
3 December 2018|
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Response from Astrojoy | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, you can show up on the night and turn up at the gate and pay. It's amazing night out as the course is in the middle of town. Every wednesday night. First race at 7 or 730 pm last around 10 ish
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traveldanCapeTown
25 November 2018|
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Response from debbiewWorthing | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure as I went at night but I seem to remember that children can go but you are right they cannot go into certain areas - it is worth looking on the site as it is very clear but you will have a fab time,
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Clark Kendrick G
8 November 2018|
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Response from TeoC668 | Reviewed this property |
can jog and there;is a small meuseum .
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