The Ocean Park theme park in Hong Kong is a marine-life park that features many great thrill rides, shows, and animal exhibits. Ocean Park was the first Asian winner of the prestigious Applause Award in 2012, for its ability to offer a world-class experience blending education and conservation. Ocean Park Conservation Foundation supports many great wildlife conservation projects.
Located on the southern side of Hong Kong Island, Ocean Park covers more than 870,000 square meters.
Polar Adventure – Polar Adventure is Ocean Park’s latest and greatest attraction. In this theme park, guests will let you explore the South and North poles on a thrilling bob sleigh ride, and then you will be able to get up close to king penguins. Also, this park houses many great animals, including: arctic foxes, spotted seals, snowy owls, and Pacific walruses. Tuxedos Restaurant is a popular eating establishment within Polar Adventure Park, which features soothing refreshments in front of more than 70 penguins.
Thrill Mountain – Thrill Mountain offers its guest many fantastic thrill rides, including: the Hair Raiser, which is a ride where patrons spend most of the ride upside down; the Rev Rooster, which is a high speed and energetic ride; and the Aviator, where guests can feel the sensation of flight.
Aqua City – Aqua City is a marine park that provides a fascinating underwater experience. Guests will be able to embark on a journey through the Grand Aquarium, which features more than 5000 fish and 400 species of aquatic life. In Aqua City, patrons will be able to catch a breath-taking multi-sensory show called Symbio, which is displayed on the world’s first 360-degree water screen. Aqua city is also home to the world’s largest aquarium dome.
Old Hong Kong – This theme park has been designed to recreate the unique culture of Hong Kong during the 50s, 60s, and 70s. The amazing sights and sounds can be experienced aboard the Heritage Tram. The old streets and scenes provide a mesmerizing display of color and buzz throughout the many fascinating and accurate recreations. This is definitely a memorable trip into nostalgia.
Rainforest – The Rainforest allows its guests to become immersed in the exotic sound of a tropical rainforest. Here, you will come across some of the most fascinating animals sounds found anywhere. You will be able see some weirdly wonderful critters, including the Pygmy Marmoset, the world’s smallest monkey; the world’s largest rodent, the Capybara; and the smallest toucan, the Green Ancari.
Asian Animal Exhibit – This Amazing Asian Animal exhibit lets visitors see some of the rarest animals found in Asia. The Giant Panda Adventure is an exhibit where you can see some of the most precious animals found on the continent, such as giant pandas, red pandas, giant salamanders, and alligators native to China. The Goldfish Treasures exhibit offers a spectacular display of goldfish, or you can visit colourful birds and other small-clawed otters at Panda Village.
Ocean Park hosts many special events during festive seasons, such as the Summer Splash water play activities, and Halloween Bash, which is the continents biggest Halloween party.