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Aberdeen Fishing Village

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Address: Aberdeen, Hong Kong, China
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Interesting visit - worth a look

We stopped here as part of a half day city sightseeing tour. We had an organised trip around the harbour on a sampan. Interesting to see life on the harbour from a water... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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milton keynes
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here as part of a half day city sightseeing tour. We had an organised trip around the harbour on a sampan. Interesting to see life on the harbour from a water perspective. Worth doing.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the metro here. Walked around fish and meat market stalls to see what people were buying. I have never seen so many fresh fish, fruits, vegetables, and fresh meat together. One can buy the fish and have it cooked in one of the restaurants on the second floor. Fantastic. We walked on the edge of the water. There... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Aberdeen is a mix of mostly large pleasure craft and many size fishing boats from small sampans to large family fishing enterprises. There are 2 floating seafood restaurants in the same location. The best way to see the village is to take one of the many tourist boats that will wind among the anchored fishing boats. Recommend, Hope this helps.

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Peterborough, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We took a bus from our hotel to Aberdeen. We loved the sampan ride through the waterways filled with the simplest of sampan homes to the million dollar yachts. A fascinating part of the city.

Thank cottonels
Bagneres-de-Bigorre, France
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Took a sampan for 60 $HK each for tour around and he bay well worth it see the different life stiles mega buck boats and small sampan

Thank greenalang
Sedona, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I expected something older and more traditional. Instead the harbor is surrounded by high-rise apartments. I guess that many of the old boats in the harbour are traditional as people obviously live there. Lots of black kites (birds) flying overhead which I found exciting.

Thank Linda-wanderer
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

A traditional fishing village, now making much more income oit of tourism (to be expected, I suppose). Just about worth the trip but included in many sightseeing tours.

Thank Dr_Bob1
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

A lovely little harbour, we got the bus from central which only took about 20 minutes, sit upstairs you get a really good view of the city. While we were there we took a half hour boat ride around the harbour, we were shown jumbos floating restaurant but I think there is a free ferry across to jumbos if you... More 

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Went to Aberdeen from North Point on Bus #38 alighting in Fortress Hill. Great ride and nice view on the way.

Thank Quack H
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Aberdeen harbour is full of fishing junks which float side-by-side with yachts costing millions. part of the harbour is dominated by the Jumbo floating restaurant reached by a ferry service from the pier. Several enterprising fishermen now trawl for tourists , giving them a 20-minute tour of the harbour in a sampan for 60 HK dollars. It's great value and... More 

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