💧 Tap Water
Hong Kong has one of the safest water in the world. So, there’s no need to boil water before consumption!
While tipping is not customary in Hong Kong’s culture, it’s expected. In hotels, it’s somehow mandatory to leave a gratuity. An extra 10% on your bill is normal in most restaurants in Hong Kong.
Chinese and English are official languages spoken in Hong Kong. Cantonese with 96% of speakers is dominant followed by Mandarin with 48% and English with 46% in Honk Kong. However, Hong Kongers are the best English speakers (excluding Singaporeans) in the Asia region, don’t expect fluent English!
The Hong Kong dollar (HK$) is the official currency in Hong Kong. Visa or MasterCard are accepted. ATMs are easily found everywhere in supermarkets, train stations, on the street, and etc. Most banks and exchange houses in Hong Kong freely change your USD to HKD.
How should I wear in Hong Kong? It’s totally up to you as there’s no official affiliation with any religion. Hong Kong follows no official dress code. However, avoid wearing black and white as these colors are the signs of Chinese territory’s protest movement.
Public areas in Honk Kong, including sports venues, supermarkets, major parks, libraries, and etc. offer free wireless access.
🔒 Banned Websites
According to the law of freedom of speech and press in Hong Kong, no websites are censored. Unlike in China, WhatsApp works here.
Plug types D and G are standard in Hong Kong, which the former has a triangular pattern with three round pins, and the latter enjoys a 3-rectangular pin triangular pattern. Appliances in Hong Kong run on 220 V.
Low crime rates and high quality of healthcare are only some factors of making Hong Kong a safe destination. However, do what all wise travelers do: take extra care of your valuables in crowded places.
Traveling with a small group of passengers, divides mutual costs such as tour guide cost, transportation, entry fees, etc. between few passengers and makes your tour more affordable. The members of small group tour could be your own family or friends, or other savvy travelers that you will meet and share a journey.
Your time is priceless and we don’t want you to spend your travel time on planning for your vacation day by day. Booking a multi-day tour to a specific destinations makes it easier for you to focus on what you love, instead of going through hundreds of different daily itineraries and plan for each day individually. Simply choose your tour based on the desired duration.
For many destinations, having a local tour guide is a necessity. A professional tour guide helps you to get the most of your travel experience, plan your tours, answers to your questions, teach you the basics of the language, and manage the timings for you and other travelers. All the tour guide fees are included in your tour package.
We carefully handpick all the tours to make sure we offer the most convenient ones that covers everything you need. This includes affordable hotels, local transports, meals, and entry ticket. We make sure to include all the main costs into our itineraries so that you pay for the whole package once, and enjoy your all inclusive tour.