The global holiday destination of Hong Kong is one of the most famous and sought after trips for shopping lovers. The island nation of Hong Kong is administered by China, and so you will find a lot of influence of Chinese food, culture and products in Hong Kong. The narrow lanes are filled with shops, eateries and ancient temples and architecture. Not only can you find a variety but also unique products at throwaway prices, making it a paradise for shopping lovers. The tropical climate makes it almost a year-round destination to visit and a leading destination in Asia. There is so much to do here, that having a prior idea would be very handy. As such, we have curated a list of shopping tours in Hong Kong that you can go on, on your next visit to the island.
Book a guided walking tour of Kowloon market in Hong Kong and come face to face with not just some of the best shopping but also the tradition and culture of Yau Ma Tei and Mong Kok. These places are literally the epitome of street life, food and culture and something you can’t miss on your next visit to Hong Kong. Kowloon Market is known for the jewelry, souvenirs, garments, fashion accessories, home decor and a range of delicious and authentic Hong Kong street food. You can refuel yourself on the go and enjoy not just shopping but also food tours. The market tour comprises of multiple markets like Jade, Temple street, the Flower market and many more. The tickets are available online so don’t wait!
Kowloon Market Walking Tour
Duration: 3 to 4 hour
Indulge in some of the world’s most absorbing street shopping scene in Mongkok Street, offering a world of Chinese products. Experience the best of shopping culture, local lifestyle, leisure and pleasure. You can pick up items like cheap clothing, electronic goods, souvenirs, herbal teas, exotic seafood, flowers and more. The Hau Temple in the middle of the market is a famous spot in Mongkok and of great significance. Other markets that form a part of the market are Shanghai Street, Jade Street, Yuen Po Street Bird Garden, Flower Market and Goldfish Market, which also deserve a visit.
Hong Kong Discovery Walking Tour: Visit the markets and live like a local
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Another shopping haven in Hong Kong is the Mid-Levels and Central of Hong Kong. You will be awestruck at the magnificence of these markets offering endless products which you can only imagine. The best way to explore is to book a private tour so you don’t get lost or keep moving around in circles in the same segment. As one of the oldest settlements in Hong Kong, the Mid-Level and Central districts also offer a glimpse of ancient architecture, sculptures and style. The shops, the items, the food, all reflect the rich legacy of the place. If you are drawn to the old and historical stuff, this is the place for you.
Walking and Shopping in the Mid-Levels and Central of Hong Kong
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Go on a unique walking tour strolling along the old streets to visit the small shops with heart, sight, taste and smell. This particular market sells unique items like customized baby products, Lego games for grown-ups, and miniature models of the Death star, Taj Mahal, Rolls Royce and so much more. Interested already? There is still more to come as there are loads of stuff for you whether you are a fan of Harry Potter or Game of Thrones. You can easily book this tour online and in the end, take home a small souvenir from the operators, apart from all the unique items you buy.
Let's Go Shopping
Duration: 2 hours
End your Hong Kong trip with a walking tour of the Old Town Central and Beyond. This tour lets you discover where the future clashes with the past in Hong Kong and the best way to go is on a tram to have a memorable and colourful experience the local way. The tram penetrates the small streets and makes shopping fairly easy. So hop on one and go to Bonham Strand for exotic and gourmet seafood, Hollywood road for furniture, antiques, and artwork. You can also jump on to the Mid-level Escalator, the world’s longest covered escalator and take a break at the local Hong Kong style cafe.
Old Town Central and Beyond Walking Tour
Duration: 3 hours
Hong Kong is indeed a shopper's paradise
Get ready to embark on a tour that lets you experience the colourful past of Hong Kong as these are just a few and main shopping streets. There are many smaller shopping streets in Hong Kong which you can visit if you have time. If you have any comments about any of these tours, please drop us a message below. Happy shopping!
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