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Cheung Chau (Long Island) Tour with Dim Sum lunch

Cheung Chau (Long Island) Tour with Dim Sum lunch
Duration:
6 hours
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USD 90.22
<p>Cheung Chau Island, also known as Long Island, is only a short ferry ride from Hong Kong.</p>

7-Day Independent Tour: Hong Kong, Guangzhou and Macau with Transport

7-Day Independent Tour: Hong Kong, Guangzhou and Macau with Transport
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7 days, 6 nights
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USD 1745.00
This independent 7-day tour takes you to three of China's most sought-after destinations: Hong Kong, Guangzhou and Macau. In addition to sightseeing tours in each city with English-speaking guides, visit Victoria Harbour in Hong Kong, take a Pearl River Delta evening cruise in Guangzhou, and visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Macau including A-Ma Temple and the Ruins of St Paul. You'll stay in 4-star hotels and have plenty of time to explore more on your own, with tips and recommendations located in your itinerary package. All transportation for scheduled activities and tours, daily breakfasts and entrance fees to all attractions listed in the itinerary are included.

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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.


 

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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 2017