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Private Chinese Tea Tasting with Tea Master

Private Chinese Tea Tasting with Tea Master
Duration:
90 minutes
From:
USD 44.95
Taste a diverse array of fine Chinese tea in a private 1.5-hour session with a tea master! Sample five exquisite teas as you learn about the traditional rituals of tea making, and sipping, from a Hong Kong expert. You'll pair various brews with two delicious Chinese specialties – rose honey toast and osmanthus flower tea jelly – and leave with a deeper understanding and appreciation for Chinese tea.

Private Hong Kong Helicopter Tour

Private Hong Kong Helicopter Tour
Duration:
15 minutes
From:
USD 272.87
This private helicopter tour takes you on a scenic 15-minute flight away from bustling Hong Kong. Soar over Victoria Harbour and take in spectacular views of the city skyline during an exhilarating ride with your own private pilot. Enjoy a bird's-eye view of famous landmarks as well as sights on the island's south side. What better way is there to see Hong Kong than from the air?

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Hong Kong International Airport

Where is Hong Kong Airport?  


Hong Kong International Airport (IATA: HKG, ICAO: VHHH), or simply Hong Kong Airport, is the main airport in Hong Kong. It is colloquially known as Chek Lap Kok Airport (赤鱲角機場), because it was built on the island of Chek Lap Kok by land reclamation, and also to distinguish it from its predecessor, the closed Kai Tak Airport.


The airport opened for commercial operations in 1998, replacing Kai Tak, and is an important regional trans-shipment centre, passenger hub and gateway for destinations in Mainland China and the rest of Asia. Despite a relatively short history, Hong Kong International Airport has won eight Skytrax World Airport Awards in just ten years.


In 2008, HKIA handled 56,057,751 passengers, making it the 12th busiest airport in the world, and operating one of the world's largest passenger terminal buildings. A 'people mover' train operates between the terminals and wings.


Hong Kong Airport is the primary hub for Cathay Pacific, Dragonair, Hong Kong Express Airways and Hong Kong Airlines.


 

 Other Items of Interest at Hong Kong Airport


Services at HKG Airport include:

  • Plaza Premium Airport Lounge (showers, open 24 hours, fee) - Arrivals Hall, beneath Airport Express platform - RESERVE NOW
  • The Travelers' Lounge (showers, open 24 hours, fee) - West Hall (near Gate 35) of Departures Level 6 - RESERVE NOW
  • Airport World Trade Centre - business and conference facilities
  • Customer Service Centres - 7/F in T1, 5/F in T2
  • Permanent and changing exhibitions

 

Hong Kong Airport is open 24 hours a day.




Additional Hong Kong Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2015