Hong Kong has the distinction of being one of the world’s premier tourist destinations, offering a multitude of attractions such as an extensive list of museums and art galleries, dining opportunities and its renowned shopping opportunities. The city state also has a number of parks and gardens where weary tourists may replenish their energies.
A helicopter tour of Hong Kong is undoubtedly the ultimate way to take in the magnificent skyline and sights of the city of Hong Kong. Several packages are on offer, from which visitors may choose the option most to their liking. Typical packages would include a half-hour flight taking in the New Territories, Victoria Harbour and Hong Kong Island, or an hour’s excursion covering Kowloon Peninsula, the Harbour, Lantau Island and the New Territories.
The sensational views over Hong Kong afforded by helicopter tour are the experience of a lifetime. The spectacular panoramic vistas of the harbour, the high-rise skyscrapers of the Central region, the appealing bays and beaches of Hong Kong Island’s south side, the picturesque Outlying Islands, the New Territories’ rough east coast, even traditionally laid out farmlands – all this and more can be observed during a helicopter tour.
The remarkable colours, sights and sensations as you pass over the Repulse and Deepwater Bays cannot be matched by any other mode of transport. As you take in the panoramic views, the experienced pilot will indicate the major points of interest and landmarks below.
Having your own private aircraft to take you over one of the world’s most picturesque cities is an experience that must be experienced to be believed. Most tour operators use quality aircraft that provide a smooth journey in air-conditioned comfort, and many passengers take the opportunity to take advantage of the sensational photo opportunities.
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