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Hong Kong Tramways (Ding Ding)

Whitty Street Tram Depot, Connaught Road West, Western District, Hong Kong, China
852-25487102
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US$12.47*
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Hong Kong TramOramic Sightseeing Tour plus 2-Day Tramways Ticket
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US$94.51*
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Different Tastes of Hong Kong
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US$70.09*
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Since 1904, trams have been running from East to West of Hong Kong Island. Over the last century, Hong Kong Tramways witnessed the development of Hong Kong, and the tram remains an efficient and the most economical mode of public transport in Hong Kong. Today, Hong Kong Tramways owns and operates a fleet of 163 tramcars, including 2 antique tramcars, carrying a daily average of 230,000 passengers. It is the world's largest fleet of double-deck tramcars still in service.
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  • Average6%
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“octopus card” (622 reviews)
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Whitty Street Tram Depot, Connaught Road West, Western District, Hong Kong, China
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852-25487102
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

2.3 hk dollars each trip, surprisingly they can still offer the good quality service at this price. Find a seat on the upper deck if possible, this is the best way to see the city from east to west of the island. It is slow,...More

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I take Ding Ding (tram) everyday. You meet the tremendous cosmopolitanism of HK. The tram are ALL 100% built within HOng Kong! They are all different and personally I love them all for their differences. Every day It's like a surprise to jump on one...More

Thank juliemZ4767QW
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Trams are old style of local public transportation in Hong Kong. It is such a contradiction to the busy pace of life in Hong Kong. But kids love riding trams very much as trams travel slowly and they can really have a good look at...More

Thank Natasha L
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you want to see Hong Kong waking up and getting to work, take the double decker tram (Ding Dong). Get a seat on the top floor in the front, get your camera ready, and enjoy the city morning bustle. Watch the office workers rushing,...More

Thank ACtryAMnth
Reviewed 4 days ago

These colourful double-decker trams are a treat to the eyes and so much a part of Hong Kong's persona. They offer a great way to travel across the city at very reasonable rates. They tend to be quite crowded, but the driver stops at every...More

Thank Ronnie010
Reviewed 4 days ago

It`s cheap,crowded, but i loved every minute of it ! Just watch your head if you`re taller than the average person.Ding Ding. Get on and enjoy the ride.

Thank Bjek001
Reviewed 5 days ago

Need to get somewhere in a hurry? Jump on the tram, its cute, quick and super cheap!! If you can squeeze yourself upstairs then go for it, the views of HK are worthy it, otherwise sit on the timber bench downstairs and wait for your...More

Thank 723despinal
Reviewed 5 days ago

Ding Ding is a very cheap way to travel on Hong Kong Island. It is a flat fare of HKD2.30 regardless of distance. However, the tram is very slow and you need to be patient. Do enjoy the slow ride.

Thank TanPiakPhuang
Reviewed 6 days ago

The tramways have been around for over a century. It serves part of northern Hong Kong Island. It is slow, less expensive, and a fun ride. You can use the Octopus card (a widely accepted debit card) for the ride. It is all natural A/C....More

Thank E C
Reviewed 6 days ago

The area covered by the trams are very limited. However, the tram route passes through some of the busiest part of Hong Kong such as the Central District, Wanchai, Happy Valley, and Causeway Bay. For a tourist, this is the cheapest way to see the...More

Thank Michael K
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Karen A
14 December 2017|
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Response from jtr9 | Reviewed this property |
The traditional double decker trams operate many lines on the Hong Kong Island, no lines on the Kowloon side.
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aweisnyc
17 September 2017|
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Response from CoastCity L | Reviewed this property |
The Octopus is a stored valued card. Since you're from NYC, your area doesn't have an equivalent. However, the US does have a similar system. It is similar to the San Francisco Bay Area's Clipper Card. However, the Octopus... More
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Lyn L
2 September 2017|
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Response from chacepatz | Reviewed this property |
For your guys ref., Tram is ONLY available in the HK Island Side, not in Kowloon or NT districts in HK. Price for adult HKD2.3, Child/Senior $1.1
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