Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting
About Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden were originally set up to aid poor farmers in the New Territories in Hong Kong. It later shifted its focus to promote biodiversity conservation in Hong Kong and south China, and greater environmental awareness. Now it is managed to integrate nature conservation, including a rescue and rehabilitation program for native animals.
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Attractions Near Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
Tai Mo Shan
3.45km from Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
Tai Mo Shan is the highest peak in Hong Kong, with an altitude of 957 m. It is located approximately in the geographical center of the New Territories.
Upper Shing Mun Reservoir
6.09km from Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
The Shing Mun Reservoir in the Shing Mun Country Park is one of the reservoirs in the New Territories of Hong Kong. Shing Mun Reservoir is a great source of freshwater and home to many species of butterflies and migratory birds. Other than serving its primary function as a reservoir, the area offers visitors a scenic walk/hike
Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery
8.6km from Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
The Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery is a mid-20th century Buddhist temple located in Sha Tin, Hong Kong. Its designation as a monastery is actually a misnomer because there are no monks residing at the complex, which is managed solely by laypersons.
Hong Kong Heritage Museum
9.38km from Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
Hong Kong Heritage Museum is a museum located in Sha Tin, Hong Kong, Specialising in history, art and culture such as Cantonese Opera and traditional Chinese art, the Sha Tin museum houses an array of permanent exhibition galleries including an old toy display.
Sha Tin Che Kung Temple
9.47km from Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
Che Kung Temple is the Chinese temple dedicated to Che Kung, who was a general during the Southern Song Dynasty (1127–1279) in ancient China. There are two temples dedicated to Che Kung in Hong Kong: one in Sha Tin and one in Ho Chung.
Tsing Ma Bridge
10.18km from Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
Tsing Ma Bridge is the world's 14th-longest span suspension bridge and named after the two islands it connects, namely Tsing Yi and Ma Wan.