One of Hong Kong’s most densely populated districts; this map of Tsim Sha Tsui will give you an idea of where the major sights are and how to reach them. Bounded by Victoria Harbour in the south and Austin Road in the north, the main through fare is bustling Nathan Road. This is Hong Kong’s prime tourist area and where many of the better hotels are located.
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The Tsim Sha Tsui map above highlights all of the area’s major sights and below you’ll find links to tourist guides to each of these sights and various tours of the area.
Tour of Nathan Road – The neon lights of Nathan Road are an iconic Hong Kong image and the heart of the Tsim Sha Tsui district.
Star Ferry Pier - One of Hong Kong’s signature tourist attractions, the distinctive Star Ferry’s have been plying the waters between Kowloon and Central on Hong Kong Island since the late 1800’s.
Avenue of Stars – If you want a picture postcard view of Hong Kong’s skyscraper jungle, there is no better spot to bring your Kodak than the Avenue of Stars. This seafront promenade stretches across the Kowloon peninsula and offers a panorama of Victoria Harbour and Central
Hong Kong Space Museum– Ideal if you have a horde of bored kids in tow, the Hong Kong Space Museum has a host of hands on exhibits that can twisted, pressed and pushed.
Hong Kong Museum of Art – Perhaps Hong Kong’s only, truly world class museum, the collection here is particularly strong on traditional Chinese crafts and paintings and also has a worthwhile exhibition on much maligned Hong Kong art.
Chungking Mansions - One of Hong Kong’s most iconic buildings both derided and loved; immortalized in Hong Kong movies, home to some of the best ethnic cuisine in the city, as well as the cheapest accommodation in Hong Kong.
The Peninsula Hotel – Built in the 1920s, the Peninsula was once the hottest ticket in town for socialites and visiting sheiks. While the colonial party may have sailed off into the sunset, the colonial elegance means the Peninsula is still one of the city’s finest hotels.