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. Ocean park is big really big.
Ocean park vs hong kong disneyland is a great theme park rivalry and at first glance it s a david and goliath type battle.
Ocean park v s disneyland hong kong. Hong kong s most popular theme parks are ocean park or hong kong disneyland. 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. 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.
They are unique though there are a few overlaps. Hong kong s ocean park will introduce camping hiking and yoga experiences in october to tap the evolving staycation market amid the coronavirus crisis its new chairman has said adding. 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.
The homegrown ocean park and internationally heavyweight disneyland but which is the best theme park in hong kong. One is a local pride while other is more globally renowned. Ocean park is built over a mountain on hong kong island.
Unless you have children that are mickey fanatics i d go with ocean park. The local favorite against the world champion. There s a reason disneyland was established in 2005 even as ocean park has been a theme park fixture to hong kong for decades.
Enjoy your time in hong kong. Spanning over 226 acres it completed major redevelopment work between 2009 to 2014 which introduced new rides exhibits and a new aquarium. Disneyland and ocean park hong kong s two major theme parks will be reopened imminently as a key step in rebooting an economy reeling from the triple whammy of social unrest the us china trade.
Hong kong has two theme parks. The parks both government owned have been closed since late january due to the spread of the coron. Theme parks hong kong disneyland and ocean park are to reopen shortly it was announced monday.
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. 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. Having been to ocean park three times together and disneyland three times together as well as additional times without each other we feel that we know enough to answer the question.