Guide To Ma Wan Island AKA Park Island With Kids

Where To Eat And Play + Noah's Ark!

Park Island In Hong Kong

Pack up the kids and head to Ma Wan Island, aka Park Island, for a bit of family island time. Located between Lantau Island and Tsing Yi, Ma Wan offers an easy and relaxing getaway with plenty of activities. Step off the ferry to the serene tree-lined path with panoramic views of Central to the beach and beachfront restaurants.


What To Do:

  • Play and learn at Noah’s Ark theme park in Ma Wan Park and learn about the culture and history of Ma Wan Island.
  • Chill out on Ma Wan Tung Wan Beach! The soft sands and clean environment make it a wonderful spot for young kids to explore and enjoy!
  • Take a hike! There are family-friendly walking and hiking trails around Ma Wan, including the old fishing village on the water. At the southern ends of the island lies the 69-meter-tall Tai Leng Tau Hill. At the end of the 20-min hike, you will find the best viewpoint to enjoy Tang Lung Chau Island, Ma Wan Channel, and Tsing Ma Bridge!
  • Wander around the old Chinese village located near Noah’s Ark.
  • Stroll through the picture-worthy Ma Wan Nature Park featuring a solar tower, heritage center, hilltop lookout, and more!


Where To Eat:

  • Dine at Café Roma, which is part of the FINDS group led by Chef Jakko.
  • Coffee on the Sand is a fusion Turkish café and a true hidden gem of the island, serving up Turkish coffee and baklava cake, yum!
  • For classic seafood, head to Fai Kee Seafood Restaurant. Their staff is friendly and efficient and will help you make the best choices!
  • Oma’s Kitchen (grandma’s kitchen) is a german inspired alfresco restaurant. They serve up all the german classics with the pints of beer to match it!
  • Little Seoul is conveniently situated near the Park Island Pier, and they serve up Korean crowd-pleasers, like friend chicken, tuna kimbap, and more!


Why Little Steps Loves It:​

Play, hike, learn, dine, and chill out on the beach...all in one day!

Who It's Perfect For:

The whole family.

What Else:​

Make a staycation out of it!  Book a room at the Noah's Ark Hotel and Resort for a mini family getaway.

Where To Find It:​

  • Ma Wan Island

Additional Info:​

Take a ferry from Central Ferry Pier (less than 30 minutes) or Tsuen Wan Ferry Pier (a quick hop) to Park Island Ferry Pier.  Click here for more details and ferry times.

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