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Star Ferry

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Address: Kowloon Point, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
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Phone Number: 852-23677065
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: Yes
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USD 130.84*
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Hong Kong Afternoon Sightseeing Tour Plus Dinner Cruise with Hotel Pickup from...
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Afternoon City Coach Tour Plus Dinner Cruise with Hotel Pickup in Hong Kong...
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Small Group Walking Tour: Local Life in Hong Kong's Back Streets

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Great ride from Hong Kong Central to the Harbour

Great view of bus 13... the Hong Kong City Hall seaside and the Harbour View on the opposite side Too nice. Wish to see SNOW

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great view of bus 13... the Hong Kong City Hall seaside and the Harbour View on the opposite side Too nice. Wish to see SNOW

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Thank Cathy P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a cheap way to get across to Hong Kong island quick easy and efficient approximately 2 Hong Kong dollars each one way. A must. Make sure you have the correct money tho if possible as some of the machines only accepted the correct fare, luckily we just had enough

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is just the best way to get from Hong Kong to Kowloon .. after finding out it's a pain too get taxis from say your hotel in Hong Kong to Kowloon side not just for the taxi 4-5 person license limit but due to a lot of the taxi drivers will refuse to do rush hour or busy traffic... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nothing so exciting since there is nothing to view around other than the silent sea. New experience for me .

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The journey from Hong Kong island on the Star Ferry is a complete change of pace (depending of course on the time of day and how many Hong Kongers you are sharing the ferry with!). The views of each side of Victoria Harbour as you leave and approach each side are very pleasing and the gentle rock of the boat... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It reminds me of childhood when I used to live in HK. Price has gone up to $2.50 per head. Still inexpensive and great for tourists.

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Thank Yardley K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Star Ferry is one of the oldest transportation tools of Hong Kong but still attracting nowadays. Just a few dollars you can have a round trip at the Harbour. It is also another and cheapest way to cross the harbour.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

No comparison - seemly the best ferry ride on the planet especially at night! I have just went back and forth to Hong Kong side several times - photo opportunities are limitless.

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Thank John F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Must have in Hong Kong,,, Typically views ,and at arrival the walk of famous stars -ABBA 1974? No typically Bruce Lee YES! Nice ride nice arrival, a lot of walk but educational,,, FINSH ON DECIEMBRE ABRAZOS Y besos Good recommendation!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of the 'experiences' of Hong Kong. An excellent trip in the day-time, even better at night around 8:00p.m. when the light show is on, but expect lots of company.

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Tsim Sha Tsui
Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the major tourist and shopping areas of Hong Kong. With a high concentration of hotels, retail shops and commercial offices – it’s a busy and bustling neighbourhood that never sleeps. On the surface, Tsim Sha Tsui seems to only feature an abundant number of high-end retail stores selling designer brands and jewelry, owing to its popularity with high-budget shopping tours. However, it also contains a diverse range of attractions for the entire family. Whether taking a walk in Kowloon Park, exploring museums, going shopping or grabbing a bite to eat – Tsim Sha Tsui has something for everyone.
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