Best time to visit Hong Kong

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Oct19 - Oct29:OCTOBER 19 - OCTOBER 29:


Hiking the Dragon's Back

March–October • activity

Hike the Dragon's Back in Hong Kong


Chinese New Year

February 15–16, 2018 • event

Don't miss the city's biggest and most colourful festival!

Cheung Chau Bun Festival

May 19–23, 2018 • event

See the unique "Bun grabbing contest" as participants climb enormous bamboo towers covered with buns at the Cheung Chau Bun Festival

Spring Lantern Festival

March 02, 2018 • event

Celebrate Valentine's Day in Hong Kong with your beloved one. However, if you are single, you can play a matchmaking game with lanterns to determine your destiny

Tin Hau Birthday

May 08, 2018 • event

Celebrate the Birthday of the Chinese Goddess of the Sea while watching Chinese opera performances with thousands of Hongkongers

Mid-Autumn Festival

September 24, 2018 • event

The Mid-Autumn festival is probably the most charming and picturesque night of the year

Migratory Birds at Hong Kong Wetland Park

December–February • nature

Enjoy some of Hong Kong's unique flora and fauna in this world-class ecotourism park

Dragon Boat Festival

June 18, 2018 • event

Watch one of the largest and most prominent Dragon Boat Races in the world

Art Basel

December 07–10, 2017 • event

Don't miss the chance to become a part of the art world for a week full of exciting events

Clam Digging

July–August • activity

Don't miss out on the clam digging excitement!


November 17–19, 2017 • event

An international world-class music festival that puts local music into spotlight

Tam Kung Birthday

May 22, 2018 • event

The Birthday of Tam Kung is a great chance to experience the rich culture and traditions of modern Hong Kong

Hungry Ghost Festival

August 25, 2018 • event

Feed the hungry ghost in Hong Kong

Snake Soup

January–February • food

Warm yourself up with some snake soup

Horse Racing

September–July • event

Hong Kong horse races are definitely an experience not to be missed!

Ngong Ping 360

September–November • activity

Gaze at the deep sea and mountain hills above your feet from the crystal cabin with a glass bottom in Hong Kong

Chinese New Year Specialities

February 15–16, 2018 • food

Try the best of traditional Chinese cuisine during Chinese New Year celebrations!

Deep Sea Fishing

April–September • activity

Try your best to catch the elusive Black Marlin in the Hong Kong's deep waters!

Buddha's Birthday

May 22, 2018 • event

The Birthday of Buddha also called the Buddha Bathing Festival is one of the most spiritual and unique events in Hong Kong

Birthday of Che Kung

February 17, 2018 • event

Ask the military commander of the Southern Song Dynasty for wealth and prosperity on his birthday

Hairy Crab

September–November • food

Try out one of the best appetizers of South China in Hong Kong

Hung Shing Festival

March 29, 2018 • event

This festival marks the birthday of Hung Shing, a Tang dynasty official who became known for forecasting the weather for fisherman

Coral Reef Scuba Diving

June–August • activity

Swim with coral fish in their natural environment


January–February • activity

Cycling is a great way to explore the countryside and urban routes of Hong Kong