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Hong Kong Tour Ideas

Private Tour: Lantau Island Crystal Cabin Cable Car and Tai O Village Boat Ride

Private Tour: Lantau Island Crystal Cabin Cable Car and Tai O Village Boat Ride
Duration:
8 hours
From:
USD 158.15
Take 3.5 mile (5.7km) cable car journey to visit Tian Tan Giant Buddha Statue, the world's largest outdoor Buddha at the Po Lin Monastery.   The glass-bottom Crystal Cabin Cable Car is designed to feast your eyes with an astonishing bird's eye view. Feel the magic of the boundless sea and the rolling grassland. After a Chinese Vegetarian lunch at the Po Lin Monastery, take a boat trip to cruise around Tai O village to see the stilt houses. This is a private tour escorted by a 7-seater with a tour guide and driver. 9 hours trip with flexible pickup time that you prefer.

Savoury Sze Chuan Delights in Kowloon

Savoury Sze Chuan Delights in Kowloon
Duration:
1 hour
From:
USD 71.00
Welcome to Meenu's home restaurant! Meenu specializes in a variety of cuisines including Indian, Chinese, Italian, Middle Eastern and more! She is a passionate cook who loves to share her love for food with anyone who is visiting Hong Kong. She conducts culinary classes and works as a consultant chef, having helped revamp menus for several Hong Kong restaurants! There's no better way to learn about the locals in Hong Kong than by indulging in their company, and joining them for a dining session? Meenu would like to invite you to join her for a taste of Sze Chuan cuisine in her warm and cozy home.

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Hong Kong Airport (HKG) Information


Hong Kong Airport TransfersHave a driver waiting exclusively for you at the Hong Kong Airport -- Book a safe and convenient Hong Kong Airport private car transfer from USD 108. See the Hong Kong Airport Private Transfer page for rates and details.
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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 2020