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HONG KONG TRANSPORTATION - HONG KONG TRANSPORT

Hong Kong TransportHong Kong Transport - In Hong Kong it is pretty simple to get around because the area has one of the world's most safe, efficient and affordable public transportation systems. You can travel throughout the area by taxi, ferry, rail, bus or tram. Hong Kong also has the world's longest escalator. The Central-Mid-Levels Escalator and Walkway System has three moving walkways. There are 20 elevated walkways too. You may also rent a car in Hong Kong, although it is very difficult to get around the area if you are not familiar with it.

Another fine way to get around the city is by taking a guided tour or any of the other Tours that Hong Kong offers. This way you see the attractions, learn about the history of the Hong Kong and all in comfort. It is a great way to get around the area and the cost of the tours vary, but are reasonable.

We have that the following is the best way to see the area. Since most public transport does require payment in exact change you may purchase an Octopus Card. This includes access to the buses, minibuses, trains, ferries, the Peak Tram, and some taxis. Now what is even better is that you can also use it at some fast food restaurants and convenience stores. With this system the fare is automatically deducted. In order purchase a new Octopus card there is a refundable HK$50 deposit. At the end of your stay you will receive any leftover amount on the card. You can see the most of the area by purchasing one the Octopus cards.

However you decide to get around during your visit to Hong Kong we know you will enjoy seeing the city. Be sure to take the time to see as many of the wonderful attractions that you can.

 

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