Go Hong Kong
About traveling & living in Hong Kong.

A Quick Tip by Sharrie

  • May 1, 2011
Hong Kong Disneyland opened its doors to visitors about 5 years ago and has seen increasing number of visitors ever since, largely from the Mainland China. I've been to all the Disneylands in the world and find this one a tad small, especially when compared to Disney World which to date is still the best of the whole lot of Disney Theme Parks. Nonetheless, until Disneyland Shanghai opens some 5 years later, this is the only one of the two in Asia, the other one being Tokyo Disneyland.
Share  
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
Was this helpful?
0
Post a Comment
More Hong Kong Disneyland reviews
Quick Tip by . January 18, 2012
posted in Go Hong Kong
Caption
Been visiting Disneyland quite a bit these days since it's at my backyard literally. The way to go about it is to get the magic access (year ticket) which costs a mere HK$650 if you are available during the weekdays. Since Christmas, I have been enjoying quite a bit of the few shows put up by the staff, esp. Golden Mickeys, Mickey's parade and the fireworks every night (which will probably been on until the 15th day of the Lunar New Year). So, if you haven't been there recently, it's …
About the reviewer
Sharrie ()
Ranked #1
I'm a traveler at heart & have been nicknamed Travel Queen by friends & colleagues alike. Traveling has been my life passion for the last decade or so. As we enter a new decade, I'm excited … more
Consider the Source

Use Trust Points to see how much you can rely on this review.

You
Sharrie
Your ratings:
rate more to improve this
About this topic

Wiki

Hong Kong Disneyland (Chinese香港迪士尼樂園) is located onreclaimed land in Penny's BayLantau Island. It is the first theme parklocated inside the Hong Kong Disneyland Resort and is owned and managed by the Hong Kong International Theme Parks. The park opened to visitors on 12 September 2005. Disney attempted to avoid problems of cultural backlash by attempting to incorporate Chinese culture, customs, and traditions when designing and building the resort, including adherence to the rules of Feng Shui. For instance, a bend was put in a walkway near the Hong Kong Disneyland Resort entrance so good "qi" energy wouldn't flow into the South China Sea.[1]

The park consists of four themed areas: Main Street, U.S.A.,FantasylandAdventureland, and Tomorrowland. The theme park's cast members speak in Cantonese, English, and Mandarin. Guide maps are printed in traditional and simplified Chinese as well as English, French, and Japanese.

The park has a daily capacity of 34,000 visitors[2] — the least out of all Disneyland parks. It has so far fallen short of its targeted visitorship figures. The park attracted 5.2 million visitors in its first year, below its target of 5.6 million. Visitor numbers fell 20% in the second year to 4 million,[3] inciting criticisms from local legislators.[4] However, the park attendance slightly increased by 8% in the third year, ...

view wiki

Details

© 2014 Lunch.com, LLC All Rights Reserved
Lunch.com - Relevant reviews by real people.
Go Hong Kong is part of the Lunch.com Network - Get this on your site
()
This is you!
Ranked #
Last login
Member since
reviews
comments
ratings
questions
compliments
lists