Kennedy Town Tourism

Kennedy Town (Chinese: 堅尼地城; jyutping: gin1 nei4 dei6 seng4) is at the western end of Sai Wan on Hong Kong Island in Hong Kong. It was named after Arthur Edward Kennedy, the 7th Governor of Hong Kong from 1872 to 1877. Administratively, it is part of Central and Western District. Due to its distance from major commercial cores and lack of subway access prior to 2014, town development was less vigorous than in other parts of urban Hong Kong; this was expected to change when the MTR was extended to the area.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Kennedy Town, Hong Kong. Explore Kennedy Town travel guide before you plan your trip here. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Hong Kong is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Victoria Peak, Hong Kong Disneyland, Star Ferry. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Macau International Airport. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Kennedy Town that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

  • Know the pollution level of Kennedy Town before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 68.04 (High)
    • Water Pollution 51.02 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 64.58 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 43.64 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 34.94 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 45.61 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 57.53 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 45.59 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Kennedy Town for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Kennedy Town.

    • Burglary and Theft 14.68 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 15.16 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 15.99 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 34.72 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 11.24 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 16.02 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 24.68 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.76 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 80.87 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 22.25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13.43 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 21.81 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Kennedy Town is 100.6 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 80.68 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 83.64 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 66.39 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 41 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.5 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 67.35 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 49.42 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 68.67 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Kennedy Town

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.76 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 82.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 79.42 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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