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Hong Kong Tramways (Ding Ding)

Whitty Street Tram Depot, Connaught Road West, Western District, Hong Kong, China
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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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Whitty Street Tram Depot, Connaught Road West, Western District, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A nice preference to explore the busy Hong Kong city, especially in the evening. It just cost few HKD per trip, no matter how many station.

Thank Sau Seng C
Reviewed 2 days ago

I loved taking the trams in Hong Kong, they have maintained their old fashioned appearance so it really is a blast from the past. The stairs are a little bit tricky for elderly passengers, but it is well worth seeing things from the upper deck....More

Thank Paula T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very cool transport which have been set up in Hong Kong over 100 years. It is a nice and comfortable transport to bring you through those earliest developed area in Hong Kong island plus it is cheap though Definitely need to try!

Thank Dyeing
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fun way to get around along Hong Kong island. Sit on the upper deck. Use the octopus card for a cheap ride. About 2-3 hkd

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

While UK has abolished most of the tramway systems, its former colony still preserves the only double decker tram system in the world. The vintage trams run between Kennedy Town and Shau Kei Wan with a one-way loop in Happy Valley Racecourse, via Residential areas...More

Thank HinLeung919
Reviewed 4 days ago

These trams trundle their way along the main streets on a very frequent basis. Hop on one and take in the sights of this facinating place. Not much headroom inside if your my height (6"4'), so be prepared to stand like a hunchback until you...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

These double-decker trams are everywhere and drive nin stop aroznd do you never have to wait for it too long. Just enter and go on the upper deck and anyoy the wiev. But perpare 2.30 HKD sharp or your Octopus card since they do not...More

Thank MummyZagreb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Check it off the list on your way up to The Peak. Can be a long line, it's crowded usually, hot, noisy and a little scary but yes it's a must do.

Thank grlav8r777
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For next to nothing you can get on one of these historical trams and travel across HK island the fun way. One of the more relaxed ways to get around, though the MTR is definitely faster. Bring your Octopus card though, because the driver does...More

Thank Niels d
Reviewed 5 days ago

I suggest the tram as a way to get from one place to another if you could walk but don't feel like it. (This is actually how locals use it.) The tram's top deck offers a fascinating view of everyday life along Hong Kong's most...More

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5 February 2017|
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Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
you can walk to central in 15 mins from there or catch a bus.trams go back and forth all day there is a tram stop nearby.
5 February 2017|
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Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
the best way to travel around hong kong is to get an octapus pass.good for all travel on buses trams and trains.you can even use them for purchases at selected stores
Sumit S
1 February 2017|
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Response from Ogy_Kovachev | Reviewed this property |
Trams are easy to reach and very cheap. Use your maps navigation service and you will easily get to where you want. And the ride is more fun on the upper deck :)