The best public transport in Hong Kong: from double-decker ferries to funiculars

Sure, you can drop £1,000 on a private helicopter tour of Hong Kong Island – or you could jump on one of the city’s famous double-decker trams for just 21p

In Hong Kong, there’s always a luxe way to get around. You could go all-out by chartering a superyacht, or hopping on a helicopter tour of the harbour. But some of the best rides in town are true bargains that show off the city’s hidden corners and famous sights. Grab an Octopus card ­– that’s the local version of London’s Oyster card – and embark on a series of unforgettable public transport journeys across Hong Kong.

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