Hong Kong Nightlife at Lan Kwai Fong
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How about your trip to Hong Kong? These years, more and more young travelers missed out Harbor City, but went for Lan Kwai Fong instead and made it their first dining and entertainment destination in Hong Kong. Today let is explore the intoxicating nightlife in Lan Kwai Fong.
Lan Kwai Fong is an L-shaped lane situated in the center of Hong Kong, which is now regarded as a hot nightlife spot with a variety of restaurants, bars and night clubs. Interestingly, the lane of Lan Kwai Fong is made of cobble-stones and the two lanes turn 90 degrees to form a perfect rectangle, leaving a special impression to the visitors.
Before the Second World War, Lan Kwai Fong belongs to hawkers, but since mid-1980s it turned into the heaven of nightlife that attracted millions tourists every year. The yummy dining culture of Lan Kwai Fong can be traced back to about as early as 1983 when the original “California” opened here and provided everyone in Hong Kong with the best burger. This German-Canadian businessman wants a western-styled restaurant in Hong Kong and he established one on his own. After the businessman earned enough money from the overwhelming success of “California”, he began his new business. Since then, the catering industry becomes gradually prosperous and Lan Kwai Fong boasts for its award winning hotels, delicious delicatessens, and sexy bars.
When the dusk approaches, colorful lights become shining and the lane are buzzing with western-style restaurants, crazy bars and trendy pubs, making visitors feel reluctant to leave even in the mid-night. Both Oriental traditional dishes and Western specialties are offered in luxurious restaurants, including Chinese, Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, British, French, Russian, Spanish as well as Australian cuisine. After a lovely meal, hang out with friends in pubs and taste the exotic cocktail or beer is a Must-Do at night in Lan Kwai Fong. Here you mind also meet your favorite super stars or renowned celebrities. Drinking, dining and clubbing seem always been the themes in Lan Kwai Fong. Are you a crazy night owl? Would you like to have a drink and cheer out with your friends at night? Do you want to dance till dawn? Then you have come to the right place, Lan Kwai Fong and it won’t let you down.
New Year and Christmas are coming soon! Here in Lan Kwai Fong, amazing carnival and related celebrations are in hot preparation. It is estimated that more than 10000 people will cram into here for the exciting New Year Countdown and Lan Kwai Fong will definitely give visitors an unforgettable backdrop in such an important festival.
Travel tips: 1. please remember that Lan Kwai Fong is located in the central Hong Kong. 2. Transportation is very convenient in Hong Kong and several buses are available, such as bus No.12M, 23A, 40M and 13. Besides airport express also accesses to the Lan Kwai Fong. Please get off at the Hong Kong Station (Exit B2 or C).
A tour to Lan Kwai Fong
We have a Hong Kong Aberdeen & Harbour Night Tour picking up from your hotel, visit Victoria Peak by tram ride, the Sky Terrace and Madame Tussauds, enjoy a Chinese dinner at Jumbo Kingdom Floating Restaurant. Free time in Night clubs at LAN KWAI FONG.