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Bird Street

Hong Lok St., Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
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This exotic market is also a place where locals bring their own pet birds for airings.
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good43%
  • Average26%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“for sale” (11 reviews)
“caged birds” (6 reviews)
Hong Lok St., Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Mong Kok
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Lots of beautiful birds which appear to be loved although trapped in cages way too small for them if they should be trapped at all. Hard to enjoy.

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Although not for everyone we decided to combine a visit here with the nearby flower and goldfish markets Various birds for sale and also people walking their own birds for them to experience companionship Interesting insight into the local culture

1  Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 13 May 2017

It is a cultural thing. Caged birds are popular - a friend said popular with the older males of HK. And here they choose birds, insects to feed the birds, cages in which to contain the birds, covers to hide the birds and everything else...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 May 2017

All the birds are locked in small and dirty cages. So sad to watch. i would not go back there. It is also very cramped.

Thank Kasia Z
Reviewed 16 April 2017

It is quite small market, but it has its special atmosphere. For chinese people are birds very lovely pets, but if you are sensitive, you could suffer for them, because there is so many birds in one cage

Thank MartinGRRR
Reviewed 15 April 2017

At first I thought it cruel having these birds locked in cages, confined. I still do. There's all sorts of birds, large and small. There are numerous vendors selling everything related to birds. There are stalls selling live grasshoppers, maggots, seed etc. Vendors selling bird...More

Thank nancy s
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The bird market is in a relatively small place but is interesting to see. Many people are showing their birds and some are selling them. Many purchases available too such as food, cages, etc. It is near to Fish Market and Flower Market.

Thank barbw329
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This bird market is relatively small and interesting - there are all sorts of birds for sale and on display, together with all sorts of bird equipment and food, including bags full of live locusts and worms. I couldn't help but think that some of...More

Thank LeahSydney01
Reviewed 14 December 2016

There is nothing on this street but birds, birds of every size, color, and kind. Birds singing, birds visiting for the day (more about this later), and many, many birds for sale, also bird cages, bird feed, and everything else necessary to raise birds. Many...More

Thank DrCharls
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Went to the Bird Market. A little side alley that if filled with birds for sale…every size and shape…and cages and bird food. Now when we say bird food, we don’t mean bags of grain. We mean bags of live grasshoppers and bags squirming with...More

1  Thank busconi
Mong Kok
It’s one of the highest density districts in the
world, so come to Mong Kok prepared for action. Home
to every market, restaurant and shopping arcade
imaginable, Mong Kok is the one-stop shop to satisfy
all your shopping needs. Dust off your finest
negotiation skills and dive into the bartering frenzy.
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same area forming easy to remember references such as
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