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Hong Kong Tramways (Ding Ding)

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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...more
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Whitty Street Tram Depot, Connaught Road West, Western District, Hong Kong, China
Western (Sai Wan)
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+852 2548 7102
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All reviews kennedy town octopus card the upper deck double decker trams seat upstairs causeway bay happy valley exact change per ride mode of transport wan chai fun ride tram ride public transport enjoy the view the hustle and bustle fare
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Tram ride was punctual and clean very cheap.very good for seeing around and hip hop ride.drivers are very helpful.

Thank MULTHAZIMFAROOK
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

These trams are amazing, and a must do when travelling to Hong Kong. We are from Melbourne, so use trams regularly. But Hong Kong trams are so unique and beautiful. They are always coming, so if the line is long. Just wait for the last...More

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Trams are the cheapest & one of oldest means of mass transportation in HK. It’s quite relaxed except for rush hours & very comfortable especially during cool seasons. It’s used to be built along the coast line of HK Island but now the coastline has...More

Thank Joseph T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just for fun my wife and I hopped on one of these trams and rattled across town. Viewing streets from the top floor, windows open to the sounds and smells is certainly a different way to see Hong Kong. The seats are tiny and squeezed...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 4 days ago

very old way of travelling, many people, try to travel not in the peak hour, it is so cheap and you can view local life.

Thank EDNG333
Reviewed 4 days ago

I love a ride on the trams. Go upstairs to the back. Note you must have correct change in coins or an Octopus card $2.60 as at now. Pay on exiting.

1  Thank wombatdavid
Reviewed 4 days ago

The short trip on the ding ding tram from Central to Times Square and back again was one of the most memorable experiences of our trip. How those trams manage to squeeze all the passengers on and how people manage to get off again at...More

2  Thank stuartlusby
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sure the MTR is fast, but you feel so much more part of HK when you travel on the tram. With the jerky start, the ding ding of the bell and the chatter of the locals, journeys on the tram are an event on their...More

Thank Guy S
Reviewed 5 days ago

what a great way to see HK Island downtown. Get upstairs and get the coveted front seats as the city live develops before your eyes. Very cheap to get on and off. No air con. Make the whole trip to Happy Valley and then back...More

Thank captew
Reviewed 5 days ago

Another cheap option to see the sights at a slower Remember to enter from the back and exit from the front (tap when you exit) Recommend getting a seat upstairs

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Carol R
22 May 2018|
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Response from Gary19661966 |
Just look for the tracks on the road and follow - think at causeway it went a road up from the bayside main road but generally it ran parallel to the bay front or one road in. Make sure get on /queue at back as they are too... More
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Carol R
22 May 2018|
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Response from BOXtheFOX | Reviewed this property |
There are tram stops located every couple of hundred yards along the route from Kennedy Town to Causeway Bay. They are like bus shelters. For example the one outside Admiralty is located in the middle of the roadway on a... More
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Adam C
27 April 2018|
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Response from Charles L | Reviewed this property |
For a tourist perhaps more important is to pick a non peak period to board. Do one in the day n one at night. Take tge upper deck n get to sit right in front. The ding ding is slow but great for taking photos. Also pay a fix... More
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