City breaks to Hong Kong
Many visitors to Hong Kong are attracted by the frenetic energy of the city and the beautiful bay, however many visitors are surprised to find that Hong Kong also has beautiful secluded beaches and green hills to add to the skyscrapers. Hong Kong is a great city break destination for shopping, food, and culture. Book a city break to this exciting destination today for the best deals on flights, hotels, holidays and city breaks to Hong Kong. Hong Kong is a great base for exploring South East Asia as Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore and Seoul are all just a short flight away. If you are interested in booking a City break to any of these other exciting cities call Cub Travel now and we can organise your city breaks for you.
Things to do and see in Hong Kong
Hong Kong Disneyland a great day out for all the family, this park has its own Space Mountain ride and all the usual Disney characters are present.
Peak Tram a five minute ride up Victoria peak, spectacular views are had from the top.
Star Ferry this functional ferry linking the districts of Hong Kong has become a major tourist attraction
Ocean Park a giant aquarium with a variety of sea creatures on view.
Temple street night market a huge market selling cheap clothes, footwear, watches and many other everyday items, remember to haggle.
Hotels in Hong Kong
Hotels in Hong Kong can be quite expensive which is why it is so important to make sure you get the best possible deal on flights and hotels, leaving you more money to spend enjoying Hong Kong. Club Travel can offer customers the best deals on hotels in Hong Kong, here are just two of over 100 hotels that we can offer our clients. Whatever your budget, we will ensure that your city break to Hong Kong is just perfect.
Best Western Hotel Causeway Bay The hotel is located in Causeway Bay, the centre of Hong Kong Island, only minutes away from Wanchai and the Central Business District. It takes 3 minutes to walk to the Causeway Bay MTR subway station, which is across the road at Times Square. The hotel connects to all major districts on Hong Kong Island and Kowloon Peninsula. It enjoys an excellent location as is encircled by thousands of shops from the famous Sogo Department Store to traditional hawker markets offering the best international brands and local delights.
City Garden The upscale business hotel City Garden enjoys a central setting in the city close to the main offices of leading companies and the Convention Centre. Hong Kong Stadium is just 15 minutes away and a 5-minute walk from the hotel guests will find Fortress Hill Station. Guests can take advantage of the shuttle service to Causeway Beach, Wanchai and to the centre of the city.
Food and Drink
Hong Kong is a place to try food that you have never and in some cases will never try again. You can try Snake soup, eel noodles and many more fascinating and less adventurous dishes on your city break to Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Airport is located 6km south of the city centre and is linked to the city by metro, rail and bus. The journey to the city takes roughly 35-40 minutes
Weather in Hong Kong Hong Kong’s climate is sub-tropical, tending towards temperate for nearly half of the year. Temperatures may drop below 10 degrees Celsius in winter (January to March) and often exceed 31 degrees Celsius in summer (July to September). The rainy season is between April and September, which may bring about very humid weather.
Time zone Hong Kong is 8 hours ahead of Irish time. (+8GMT)
Currency the Hong Kong Dollar is the official currency.
Visa Requirements Irish citizens do not require a visa for visits to Hong Kong lasting no more than 90 days.
Language the two official languages of Hong Kong are English and Chinese and most people speak both.
Electric most outlets take a three pronged UK plug