Hong Kong: River Cruise
The Pearl of the Orient
With so many of Hong Kong's attractions are on or near the water, its no wonder there are a variety of boat tours in the city available. Not only can visitors in Hong Kong take a ferry to an outlying island you can also book a tour to see the harbour, Causeway Bay and beyond. One of the most popular boat tours is the 1-hour Star Ferry's Harbour Tour with boarding available at Tsim Sha Tsui, Central, Wan Chai, and Hung Hom ferry piers. Cost of the daily cruises, which have on-board commentary, is HK$50 (US$6.50/£3.25) for adults and HK$45 (US$5.85/£2.90) for children and seniors. Cruises at night are a particular highlight taking in views of the nightly Symphony of Lights multimedia show. Watertours is Hong Kong's largest boat operator, book a cruise to Lei Yue Mun for seafood dinner cruise. Dolphinwatch tours mean a chance to see the infamous Chinese pink dolphins and is always popular. A junk cruise is the most unique boat cruise in Hong Kong. Board the Duk Ling for a one hour cruise to North Point and Kai Tak.