Name: Peak Tower
Altitude: 396 meters (1,299 feet)
Height: 32 meters (105 feet)
Construction Area: 11,020 square meters (13,180 square yards)
Initial Construction: 1971
Reconstruction: 1993 and 2005
Location: No. 128 Peak Road, the Peak, Hong Kong Island
As the upper terminal of peak tram, Peak Tower is a seven-storey bowl-shaped building on Hong Kong Island's Victoria Peak. Originally built in 1971, it has been repaired and reconstructed several times and has witnessed the many changes that have occurred in Hong Kong. Nowadays, it is a must-go tourist spot in the city, where attraction sites, entertainment facilities, shopping malls and catering services are available.
Sky Terrace 428
|Night View from Sky Terrace 428|
The 360° viewing platform on the top of the Peak Tower– the Sky Terrace 428 has introduced many tourists to a new sightseeing experience. The terrace takes up an area of 686 square feet, which can accommodate 500 people at one time. With an altitude of 428 meters (1,404 feet), it is the most advantageous location to enjoy the panorama of Hong Kong. Facing east on the viewing-terrace, tourists can have a good view of the scenery on both sides of Victoria Harbour. The night scene there is beautiful and breath-taking. To the west tourists can view Lantau Island and its surrounding smaller islands as well as the South China Sea.
Standing on Sky Terrace 428, you will feel that you are on top of the world. The unparalleled view is indeed a feast for the eyes. Climbing up to the terrace at a different time of day, you might have a different experience and feeling. It is a must for sightseeing in Hong Kong.
On the terrace, tourists can also explore the architecture, customs, delicious food, culture, history and other stories of Hong Kong by Hong Kong Sky Tour - a personal and interactive touch screen audio tour, which is available in six languages: English/ Mandarin/ Cantonese / Japanese/ Korean / French.
|Entrance Fee||HK$ 50 for adults |
HK$ 25 for children aged 3-11 and seniors aged 65 or above
|Opening Hours||Monday to Friday: 10:00-23:00 |
Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 08:00-23:00
Dinning & Shopping
|Adults||children aged 3-11 and seniors aged 65 or above|
|One-way Peak Tram + Sky Terrace 428||HK$ 77||HK$ 35|
|Round-way Peak Tram + Sky Terrace 428||HK$ 90||HK$ 43|
|Round-trip Peak Tram + Madame Tussauds + a meal at the Peak||HK$ 410||HK$ 320|
|Round-trip Peak Tram + Madame Tussauds + Sky |
|HK$ 400||HK$ 288|
|Inside the Peak Tower|
How to get to Peak Tower
By Bus: Take bus no. 15 at the Central Bus Terminus, which is near Star Ferry Pier 5.
Or take green minibus no. 1 from Central (Two IFC) to the peak.
Zoological and Botanical Gardens: Located to the northeast of the Peak Tower, it houses rare animals and plants. It is a public green area that is especially enjoyable for families with kids.
Hong Kong Park: It is next to the Zoological and Botanical Gardens. With beautiful natural scenery, the park a good place to relax.