5 Things to Do in Hong Kong Disneyland
Theme parks are a haven for kids and even for the kids at heart. Amidst the long cues and swarms of people, the variety of thrilling rides and exciting activities would be something that makes it all worth it. Disneyland in Hong Kong is no exception. If you would want to experience the best that this world-famous theme park has to offer yet is a little too short on the time, here are the top 5 things that you should prioritize and never miss.
Breakfast with Disney Characters at the Enchanted Restaurant
The Enchanted Garden Restaurant in Hong Kong Disneyland is a resort where you can dine while having Disney characters go up to your table and get their picture taken with you. They can even give you their signatures. All that you need to do is to get your meal from their selection of European and Asian dishes and enjoy your meal while a handful of Disney characters come around to your table and interact with you. This is the perfect place to meet these legendary and well-loved characters up close and personal without the need to stand in cues.
Watch the Golden Mickeys Performance and Rides at the Disneyland Park
Scheduled performances are a must-see in Hong Kong Disneyland. The Golden Mickeys, presented in Disney’s Storybook Theater, is a musical celebration of Disney’s various films and characters throughout the years. Although spoken in Cantonese, Mandarin and English translations are projected on screen. The famous Disney songs are in English.
After the performances, the tour would best be followed with fun and laughter at the Disneyland Park. One of the most in-demand rides is the Buzz Lightyear Astro blasters in Tomorrowland. This interactive ride gives you full control of your vehicle as you battle the bad guys with your laser gun.
Lunch Over Dim Sum at the Crystal Lotus Restaurant
The Crystal Lotus Restaurant, located in Disneyland Hotel offers an interesting menu of Dim Sum Platters that are comprised of pork and vegetable buns all designed and named after the Disney Characters Three Little Pigs and Little Green Men. Their dessert in the named Chicken Little Steamed Lotus Seed Puree bun is also a must-try. The best thing about them is that they are as delicious to eat as they are to look at. Plus, the handiwork that its cooks have dedicated to these food masterpieces is very exceptional.
Witness Disney Characters at the Disney Parade
If you would want to check out all the Disney characters in full force, station your self along parade route for the 3:30pm Disney on Parade. Go to the area about 15 minutes before the parade starts to ensure that you get the nearest spot to your beloved Disney characters. Apart from the many characters, you will also be treated to supporting casts dancing their way on the parade to the tune of popular Disney tunes that we have all grown to love.
Be a VIP in the Star Fireworks Dinner Package
After a long day of games and rides, it perfect end to a hectic would be some grub over impressive Disney fireworks. The Star Fireworks Dinner Package combines this amazing experience for you. You will be ushered into a cordoned-off area where you can comfortably enjoy and get a full view of the fantastic fireworks display. After this, you will be ushered into the restaurant for some Cantonese fine dining and ended with a Mickey-shaped jelly for dessert.
About the Author:
Amy C. is a huge fan of theme parks and scours the world for the best ones that she can find. She particularly lists the top attractions with every park that she visits. When she is not touring the world, she works on the office administration and blogging activities of DMac Industries, a b deck and steel deck fabrication company. Stays tuned for her next post and know the next theme park that she will feature next.