If you are looking for a place with strong local culture, a destination to stunning river views, and a location filled with loads of kid-friendly activities, look no further because you are just in the right place! Sha Tin is the biggest neighbourhood in the district in the eastern side of New Territories in Hong Kong. There is a lot of things that you can do in the neighbourhood in a day. Let's follow us and discover more today!
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Make a Wish in a Local Temple
This Che Kung temple in Sha Tin is dedicated to Che Kung and very well-known in its Chinese lucky windmill that will bring you best luck and a happy life. What a great idea to pick your favourite one home and put it up as a beautiful home decoration. Try not to visit the temple in some specific Chinese festival dates to avoid crowds - unless you enjoy such busy atmosphere!
The Best Heritage Museum in Hong Kong
Hong Kong Heritage Museum is one of the best museums in Hong Kong. Its both temporary and permanent exhibitions showcased not only the local history, cultures and heritages, but also of the world. Interesting displays such as Bruce Lee documentary, Hong Kong characters and English learning with Cantonese are very rich in cultures, inspirational and somehow educational in a fun way.
Local's Favourite Promenade Garden in Sha Tin
You can't go to Sha Tin without visiting Shing Mun River. Everyone loves its Promenade Garden because it's such a wonderful place for jogging, cycling, and so much more! Whoever enjoy a nice walk should come here; you'll be surprised how comfy to walk along the river with your loved ones and to enjoy a fantastic view in the city together.
Discover the District from One Side to Another
Where there's a river, there's a bridge. Come to Lek Yuen Bridge to cross over the Shing Mun River. This pedestrian footbridge is beautiful and painted in baby blue; no wonder everyone loves it. If you'd like to travel around Sha Tin by foot, this path will take you from Sha Tin New Town to another side of the district, such as Lek Yuen, City One, and more!
Character's Theme Park Every Kid Loves
Snoopy's World is made for everyone who loves the Peanuts characters, as well as the theme park which consists a variety of playground zones like the entrance Snoopy House, Peanuts Academy and so much more. There's also an interactive attraction called Canoe Ride that kids will enjoy most. The entrance is free.