24-29 June, 2018 @ City University of Hong Kong

Excursion Tours

Option 1 Orientation Tour of Hong Kong

Date: 24 June 2018 (Sunday)
Time: 13:00-17:00
Duration: 4 hours
Cost per person: at HK$450 per person
Minimum Operation: 10 persons

The tour will take you to experience the most famous and efficient train MTR from Kowloon Tong to Tsimshatsui. Walk to ferry pier and take Star Ferry to enjoy the short ride to Hong Kong Island and overlooking the beautiful Victoria Harbour.

Arrive Wanchai, a brief stop will be made at Golden Bauhinia Square in Wanchai. The bauhinia is the elblem of Hong Kong. The Forever Blooming Bauhinia Sculpture that give the Expo Promenade the commonly used name, Golden Bauhinia Square, was a gift from the Central Government to mark the 1997 Handover – an occasion that held tremendous significance for the world’s largest nation and that stands out as a landmark event in the 20th century history.

Then proceed to Central- Peak Tram Station. The Peak Tram is a funicular railway in Hong Kong, which carries both tourists and residents to the upper levels of Hong Kong Island. This is a must for foreign visitors. Peak Tram will take you Victoria Peak for a panoramic splendor view of the city.



Option 2 Kowloon Experience Tour

Date: 24 June 2018 (Sunday)
Time: 13:00-17:00
Duration: 4 hours
Cost per person: at HK$450 per person
Minimum Operation: 10 persons

The tour will take you to experience the most famous and efficient train MTR from Kowloon Tong to Tsimshatsui. Walk to Jade Market, near the flyover in Kansu Street, was set up in 1984. It is a great place to buy jade ware at attractive prices as souvenirs. The market comprises two adjoining sites, with about 340 and 80 stalls in the eastern and western sites respectively. All sorts of jade ware are on sale, with prices ranging from a few dollars to a few hundred thousand dollars. The market attracts both locals and tourists.

A short walk will be made at local food market and famous Shanghai Street. Then board the coach to Wong Tai Sin. Visit the Sik Sik Yuen - Wong Tai Sin Temple which is one of the most popular temples in Hong Kong where people pray for good fortune through fortune telling.



Option 3 Cultural and Heritage

Date: 24 June 2018 (Sunday)
Time: 13:00-17:00
Duration: 4 hours
Cost per person: at HK$550 per person
Minimum Operation: 10 persons

The tour will take you to experience the cultural and heritage of Hong Kong. Visit to Chin Lin Nunnery and Nan Lian Garden. Chi Lin Nunnery is Tang Dynasty style temple complex of Hall of Celestial Kings, treasured Buddhist relics and soul-soothing lotus ponds. Nan Lian Garden is connected to Chi Lin Nunnery, this garden is also build in Tang Dynasty style. In this scenic garden, hill, rock, water, plant and timber are placed according to specific rules and method. A golden temple hall is placed in the middle of the garden, in echo with the Chi Lin Nunnery.

Next stop will be one of the most popular temples in Hong Kong where people pray for good fortune through fortune telling – Wong Tai Sin Temple. Pick up your fortune by shaking the fortune sticks.





Option 4 Heritage Museum Tour

Date: 24 June 2018 (Sunday)
Time: 13:00-17:00
Duration: 4 hours
Cost per person: at HK$550 per person
Minimum Operation: 10 persons

See for yourself how the Chinese elite of Hong Kong lived during the 19th century with a visit to Tai Fu Tai, an opulent residence built in the fourth year of the reign of Tongzhi (1865) of the Qing dynasty. The owner was Man Chung-luen, a scholar who was bestowed with the title Tai Fu (‘Mandarin’) by the Qing Emperor. Man’s ancestors settled in San Tin sometime during the 15th century.

Next stop will be Che Kung Temple, located in the Tai Wai area of Sha Tin honours Che Kung, a military commander of the Southern Song dynasty. Explore the main altar flanked by a huge drum and bell, Next to this is a fan-bladed wheel of fortune, which the faithful believe, will bring good luck when spun three times. Get your good fortune.

Then visit Hong Kong Heritage Museum, one of the famous museums in Hong Kong. This museum presents a unique mix of history, art and culture in a great variety of programmes. One of the highlights will be Bruce Lee Kung Fu Art Life. The legend of Bruce Lee’s life is intertwined with his confidence and charisma as well as a personal background that married East and West.



Option 5 Local Street Market Tour

Date: 24 June 2018 (Sunday)
Time: 13:00-17:00
Duration: 4 hours
Cost per person: at HK$450 per person
Minimum Operation: 10 persons

Visit Bird Garden, a Chinese style garden designed for bird lovers and their pampered pets, this stall lined park embodies the spirit of this popular hobby enjoyed by Chinese families through the generations. What has to be the greatest gathering of sports shoe and sportswear shop on the planet, Fa Yuen Street is where Hong Kong's image-conscious youth have come to get their statement-making footwear since the 1980s. They come for the latest deigns and limited-edition releases from over the world.

Next stop will visit the Ladies’ Market on Tung Choi Street, with over 100 stalls of bargain clothing, accessories and souvenirs, provides a one-kilometre stretch on which to practice your hagging skills. It gets its names from the huge amount of clothing and accessories on sale for women of all ages.





Option 6 New Lantau Island

Time: 09:00-16:00
Duration: 7 hours
Cost per person: at HK$880 per person
Remarks: Join in Regular Tour

Lantau Island, Hong Kong's largest outlying island, is well known for its unspoilt countryside, authentic fishing villages and giant outdoor Buddha statue.

A delightful experience and the best way to explore Lantau. Take the ferry for a spectacular ride through the busy harbour past ocean-going ships to Silvermine Bay, Lantau Island where you’ll board a private coach to the beautiful Cheung Sha Beach. After the visit, it’s on to Tai O, a unique fishing village where many of the homes are built on stilts. Then your coach will follow a winding road up the mountain to Ngong Ping plateau where you’ll visit the majestic Giant Buddha Statue and the nearby Po Lin Monastry. A Chinese vegetarian lunch will be served in the monastery, follow by a visit to the culturally themed Ngong Ping Village of Ngong Ping 360. The tour ends with a spectacular ride aboard the Skyrail cable car (Ngong Ping 360) offering stunning views going down to Tung Chung.

(Should the Skyrail be cancelled due to inclement weather or other safety reasons, alternative transportation will be arranged.)



Terms and Conditions

  • Payments are accepted in Hong Kong Dollars ONLY.
  • Bookings are subject to acceptance on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • All tours will be organized for a specific minimum number of people exclusively.
  • All tour prices include a round trip transfer and English-speaking guide service throughout, unless otherwise specified.
  • Final tour arrangements are subject to change in weather conditions and minimum quota requirements. In the event of cancellation of tours, the only liability of the Conference Secretariat is to refund the tour fees paid.
  • All tours are strictly non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Please reconfirm the tour pick up point and time when making your tour reservation.
  • The specified pick up time might vary for 10-15 minutes due to heavy traffic condition.
  • Participants are advised to arrange personal travel insurance to cover loss incurred in case of cancellation, medical expenses and damage or loss of personal effects. The Conference Secretariat will accept no liability for personal injuries or for loss or damage to property belonging to the participants during the organized tours.
  • In the event of no-show, payment is not refundable.


Please register for Excursion Tour by completing this registration form and sending it back to info@nano2018.org


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