Hong Kong 5 D 4N (sep'13)
by Tay Mei Chiek
HONGKONG TRIP: 19/9/2013 -23/9/2013
A group of us totaling 8 pax on a budget trip to Hong Kong during the above mentioned dates. We are staying at Oi Suen Guesthouse
Room 811-812-814, 8/F, Sincere House, 83 Argyle Street, Mongkok, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
kindly review my itinerary as below to see if any correction or suggestions needed in order to spend less time & money!
Please also suggest and advice re transpo. What MTR lines and exits?
Thanks for your advise!
Day 1" Arrived at airport 12:45 pm
Transport from Airport to Oi Suen Guesthouse (Room 811-812-814, 8/F, Sincere House, 83 Argyle Street, Mongkok, Kowloon, Hong Kong)
For MTR Airport Express:
The Airport Express provide services from 05:50 to 00:50 daily, and departs every 12 minutes.
To Hong Kong Island's Central, adult fare is HK$100 (about 23 minutes)
To Kowloon, adult fare is HK$90 (about 20 minutes)
To Tsing Yi, adult fare is HK$60 (about 12 minutes)
For more information on Airport Express, please refer to our introduction to Hong Kong Station
Reminder: Local Hong Kong travel agents offer Airport Express tickets at 30% discount!
In addition, Octopus also provides Airport Express Tourist Octopus, the fare structure is as follows,
Airport Express One Free Single Journey + 3 days unlimited travel on MTR + $50 deposit + Stored value $20 = Price HK$220
Airport Express Two Free Single Journeys # + 3 days unlimited travel on MTR + $50 deposit + Stored value $20 = Price HK$300
# Valid for 180 days after purchase
To return the card:
return it to any public transportation company's Customer Service Centres, then you can obtain the remaining balance and deposit.
As the octopus Card is still valid for three years after the last top-up date, you may retain the card as souvenir or for your next visit to Hong Kong!
Airbus CityFlyer line A costs less than the Airport Express,
A21 to Kowloon's Mongkok, Tsim Sha Tsui or Hung Hom Station costs only HK$33 (about 45 minutes to Tsim Sha Tsui)
Line A operates from about 06:00 to midnight daily, departs every 15 to 20 minutes.
Day 1 in Hong Kong. the Ocean Park (optional or any suggestion), Avenue of Stars "Symphony of Lights"
Day 2" Day 2 in Hong Kong. the HK Disneyland and Sham Shui Po for budget shopping & food?
Day 3" Day 3 in Hong Kong. Visiting to tourist attractions such as Ngong Ping 360 then to the The Peak and going to some of the Street Markets for theme street markets during evening.
Day 4" Day 4. From Hong to a full day Macau tour.
8:30 AM – Arrival at Macau Ferry Terminal
9:00 AM – Venetian Macau Tour(in Taipa)
11:30 AM – Macau Heritage Walk
4:00 PM – Transport to Fisherman’s Wharf
4:30 PM – Fisherman’s Wharf Sightseeing
6:30 PM – Transport to Macau Ferry Station
6:45 PM – Turbojet Ferry Ride to Macau
8:00 PM – Arrival at Hongkong Ferry Terminal
Day 5" Day 5. Home Sweet home
Flight at 13:20pm