Clock Tower Hong Kong
Clock Tower Hong Kong located on reclaimed Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon. We offer complete Clock Tower tour packages, destination best tour offers and travel deals and Destination holiday packages for family. The Clock Tower is a landmark in Hong Kong. It is located on the southern shore of Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon. It is the only remnant of the original site of the former Kowloon Station on the Kowloon-Canton Railway. Officially named Former Kowloon-Canton Railway Clock Tower it is usually referred to as the Tsim Sha Tsui Clock Tower for its location.
Built out of red bricks and granite, the Clock Tower peaks at 44 metres, and is topped by a 7-metre lightning rod. The top of the tower can be reached by a wooden staircase located within. The interior of Clock Tower had previously been open for visit, but is currently closed for maintenance. The clock tower is located near Victoria Harbour at the foot of Salisbury Road. Another landmark, the Tsim Sha Tsui Ferry Pier, is located nearby.
The area around the historic Clock Tower is a famous sightseeing and meeting point. The Clock Tower is easily recognized and can be reached very easily by all means of transportation (MTR, buses, Star Ferry or taxis). In close vicinity are the Harbour City Shopping Mall, the TST Star Ferry Terminus, the famous Peninsula Hotel, the Avenue of Stars, Nathan Road, the Hong Kong Cultural Centre and the Hong Kong Arts Museum. The area around the Clock Tower is often used for special events and decoration. Especially on public holidays such as Chinese New Year and Christmas, Hong Kong government puts up beautiful decorations and illuminates them at night. Last but not least, the area around the Clock Tower is one of the best places to enjoy the Symphony of Lights Show and a good spot to sit down and enjoy the beautiful and spectacular skyline of Hong Kong.