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Hong Kong, one of the famous vacation destinations, is home to some of the best markets in the world. These markets in Hong Kong are the liveliest and entertaining for shoppers from all around the world. Whether you are looking for colorful chopsticks, beautifully carved chopsticks or electronic gadgets, Hong Kong markets have it all. So, if you are booking Hong Kong tour packages, make sure it includes a trip to the markets. Here are the top 5 markets that you need to visit on your trip to Hong Kong.
One of the most famous markets in Hong Kong, Ladies Market is a paradise for shopaholics with more than 100 stalls. The market provides great fashion accessories at an affordable price. The place is also surrounded by some of the best restaurants and eateries located in the Mong Kok area. Despite the name, Ladies Market also sells clothes for men and affordable Chinese curios. The market is also known for copies and fakes.
Temple Street Night Market is more cultural as compared to the Ladies Market. The market transforms into a night market filled with stalls as the sun sets. The market is filled with jade ornaments, antique trinkets, and teaware. Looking for similar to Chinese markets, Temple Street Night Market is known for gadgets, small electronic items such as second-hand mobile phones.
A paradise for antique lovers, Cat Street is known for its antique furniture, jade ornaments, trinkets, and souvenirs. Cat Street is also one of the biggest flea markets in Hong Kong. The market is ideal for picking up presents for your family and friends. The market is very close to Hollywood Road, where you can find a genuine collection of Chinese antiques.
A unique place, Goldfish Market sells different colors and variants of fish that you can imagine. In addition to fish, you can also find a large number of lizards, snakes, and exotic creatures. Visit the market during Chinese New Year or any other traditional Chinese festivals for a worthwhile experience.
If you want to taste traditional Chinese cuisine, visit Shanghai Street. Shanghai Street is not only famous for traditional Chinese food but also authentic Chinese cooking utensils. The market has traditional utensils, chopping boards, and kitchenware that are affordable and reasonable.
Those were the 5 markets that you need to visit on your trip to Hong Kong and explore the cultural atmosphere of Hong Kong. So, what are you waiting for? Book a trip to Hong Kong and don’t forget to explore the fabulous markets.