If you ve got kids then chances are you ve ventured to one of the two main theme parks in hong kong for a day of fun and adventure. Which would be better suited for my kids their age group their heights.
Ocean park is built over a mountain on hong kong island.
Ocean park hong kong vs disneyland. Ocean park is big really big. I went to hk disney land a few years ago whilst i ve not been to any of the others hk disneyland feels very small. However disneyland and ocean park are actually very different in terms of number and types of attractions so it is more fair to compare by category.
Spanning over 226 acres it completed major redevelopment work between 2009 to 2014 which introduced new rides exhibits and a new aquarium. This is the questions many of you will want answered and is the question i was asking myself before i went to hong kong. Theme parks hong kong disneyland and ocean park are to reopen shortly it was announced monday.
The parks both government owned have been closed since late january due to the spread of the coron. Ocean park vs hong kong disneyland is a great theme park rivalry and at first glance it s a david and goliath type battle. Unless you have children that are mickey fanatics i d go with ocean park.
Many consider ocean park a more original and interesting experience then disneyland which won t be that significantly different indeed smaller then the anaheim park. The local favorite against the world champion. We went to ocean park on our first visit and spent all day there.
Enjoy your time in hong kong. Disneyland on the other hand whilst still big is built on the flat lands of lantau island and is nowhere near as striking as the ocean park site. But those trying to decide whether they should visit ocean park or hong kong disneyland will benefit from learning a little bit about each park before making the final decision.
Opened in 1977 ocean park is hong kong s original theme park and combines an animal and marine park with an assortment of rides and attractions. For those who seen my previous post about hong kong disneyland vs universal studios singapore you realised i compare ride for ride this is possible for the previous 2 because the attraction lineup is somewhat similar. I hear from people that you can spend.
Disneyland or ocean park that is the question. I ve been to disneyland in the usa and it was fabulous but the hong kong disneyland was nothing like it. Hubby and i spent just over 2 hours there we weren t sorry we went but didn t get much out of it.
But if you haven t then choosing between them can be a tough. To help you make the decision we sent our mini reporter five year old stella to review the rides. Hong kong disneyland or ocean park which is best suited for your child.
Here s my opinion after visiting both in 2014 with our 3 kids aged 9 7 5. I have been to both and i can definitely say it that ocean park in the theme park to go to.