Things to do in Tai Tam Road
Winding around Hong Kong’s mountainous landscape, and eventually arriving near to Hong Kong City Centre, Tai Tam Road is an infamous road, connecting locals and visitors to business hubs, schools, tourist attractions and more. Shaking off its seedier reputation from days gone by, Tai Tam Road is becoming a popular tourist attraction as well as a lively local hangout. There is plenty of corporate accommodation in the area – ideal for a business traveller or an expatriate looking to stay just outside of the city centre.
As Tai Tam Road winds through various urban neighbourhoods and rural areas, there is an excellent diversity of things to do and places to visit. Many of the places to visit on Tai Tam Road are centred on the Wan Chai area – a lively destination for market shopping and nightlife. Tai Tam Road also offers visitors a surprising amount of local culture, with the Hong Kong Arts Centre and the Hong Kong Exhibition Centre both located nearby. Traditional Tai Tam Road markets sit alongside modern shopping centres, making for a varied and interesting shopping experience.
For those seeking an easy commute into Central Hong Kong, Tai Tam Road is an excellent place to stay. From Wan Chai’s MTR Station, visitors can reach Central Hong Kong within 30 minutes, as well as the famous Causeway Bay shopping area within 23 minutes. For more information on what to do on Tai Tam Road – including restaurants, tourist attractions and shops – continue reading our Hong Kong Area Guide.