Your ultimate guide to Hong Kong

Discover the best Hong Kong events, things to do, restaurants, shops and nightlife

The best bars in Wan Chai
Bars and pubs

The best bars in Wan Chai

Once infamous for being the seedy heart of Hong Kong Island, Wan Chai has shed much of its sleazy reputation. The neighbourhood is now home to an increasing number of top tier bars. These are the best.

The best Hong Kong beaches
Attractions

The best Hong Kong beaches

Don’t forget your sunscreen

Top art exhibitions to see in Hong Kong this week
Art

Top art exhibitions to see in Hong Kong this week

Our pick of the best art exhibitions and shows on display in town this week

Free things to do in Hong Kong
Things to do

Free things to do in Hong Kong

Our guide to keeping you going out every day of the week, gratis.

Hong Kong’s coolest hidden alleyways
Things to do

Hong Kong’s coolest hidden alleyways

Hong Kong is blessed with amazing secret islands, gorgeous beaches and brilliant hiking trails that are the envy of Time Out cities worldwide. Oddly enough, Hong Kong’s many alleways aren’t held in quite such high esteem. But if you think all alleyways are dank, dark and dangerous, then think again. The intrepid staff of Time Out have jumped oily puddles, dodged noxious bin bags and sidestepped unknown drips to locate the best secret spots in alleyways actually worth lingering in. In fact, these streets are so secret they don’t even have names...  

The best of Hong Kong

The best things to do in Hong Kong
Things to do

The best things to do in Hong Kong

These are the essential things to see, do, eat and drink while you’re in town.

The best things to do on a rainy day
Things to do

The best things to do on a rainy day

A sudden downpour doesn’t mean you have to stop having fun in Hong Kong.

The 100 greatest Hong Kong films
Film

The 100 greatest Hong Kong films

Time Out's definitive 100 best Hong Kong movies.

The top ten hiking trails in Hong Kong
Sport and fitness

The top ten hiking trails in Hong Kong

Lace up those boots and get out of the city with the best hikes in Hong Kong.

Secret islands in Hong Kong
Things to do

Secret islands in Hong Kong

Lukewarm towards Lamma? Cheesed off with Cheung Chau?  Hong Kong is blessed with hundreds of islands, so it’s time to stop going back to the same old tourist traps. Looking to combine gorgeous sandy beaches, picturesque hikes and free things to do? These islands have got it all. Follow our guide and find out all the hidden gems and activities to do on our territory's outlying islands. 

The best rooftop bars in Hong Kong
Bars and pubs

The best rooftop bars in Hong Kong

Stunning drinks and even better views.