"Ferry across Victoria Harbour" Star Ferry Tip by hopang

Star Ferry, Hong Kong: 100 reviews and 152 photos

Star Ferry carries passengers across the Victoria Harbour between Hong Kong Island and Tsimshatsui in Kowloon. It is operated by the Star Ferry Co. Ltd of Hong Kong. Star Ferry was founded by Dorabjee Mithaiwala in 1888.

The fleet today consists of twelve ferries plying four different routes. The main and most popular route is between Central in Hong Kong Island and Tsimshatsui in Kowloon where many foreign tourists board the ferry for sight-seeing purposes.

Star Ferry has a distinction of carrying almost 30 million passengers per year even though there are other means of transportation available between Hong Kong Island and Kowloon! Please flip through our photos on top to view scenery photos of Victoria Harbour taken from a Star Ferry.

Type: Ship/Boat

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jan 21, 2009
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  • wabat's Profile Photo
    Feb 12, 2014 at 4:23 AM

    You cant go to Hong Kong and not take the ferry!

    • hopang's Profile Photo
      Feb 13, 2014 at 9:48 AM

      It certainly is true! The view from the ferry over the Hong Kong skyline is really amazing. ~ho & pang


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