Hong Kong

Hong Kong Tours & Travel

Articles on Hong Kong

Island hopping in Hong Kong: exploring Lantau

Posted on Wed, 28 Sep 2016

Forget the Cote d’Azur, Hong Kong is the ultimate place to go island-hopping. And we know just the place to start...Lantau.

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hankering for the flavours of hong kong

Posted on Fri, 3 Feb 2012

"The selection of local delicacies is overwhelming and best of all, the street food is really tasty, fresh, affordable and easy to find..."

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About Hong Kong

At a glance

Capital city:
Population: 7 million
Language: Cantonese, Mandarin, English
Time zone:
Electricity: Type G (Irish/British 3-pin) Type M (see D)
Dialing code: +852

FAQs on Hong Kong

Please note that as Hong Kong is not considered part of China for visa purposes. Most nationalities do not need a visa to enter Hong Kong.

Health and Safety

Intrepid takes the health and safety of its travellers seriously, and takes every measure to ensure that trips are safe, fun and enjoyable for everyone. We recommend that all travellers check with their government or national travel advisory organisation for the latest information before departure:

From Australia?

Go to: http://www.smartraveller.gov.au/

From New Zealand?

Go to: http://www.safetravel.govt.nz/

From Canada?

Go to: http://www.voyage.gc.ca/

From US?

Go to: http://travel.state.gov/

From UK?

Go to: http://www.fco.gov.uk/en/

The World Health Organisation

also provides useful health information:
Go to: http://www.who.int/en/

Responsible Travel

Further reading