Aberdeen 1773 Fishing Heritage

Aberdeen
2 ppl
Rating: 9 / 10
Code: 000

Overview

Embark on a boat ride in Aberdeen and dive deeper into the harbor’s history on this 1 hour tour

  • Relaxing boat tour in Aberdeen, view 13 landmarks en route
  • Listen to the expert commentary from an audio guide, available in Cantonese, English, Mandarin and Japanese
  • Set foot on a houseboat and experience the daily life of Hong Kong's fishermen
  • Complimentary local drinks and snacks will be provided
  • Traditional boat noodles will be provided at Lunch session
Contact us if you have special request

Package Information

On this journey, our vessels will take you on a great boat tour. We will pass various landmarks in Ap Lei Chau and Aberdeen, such as: Aberdeen Wholesale Fish Market, Ap Lei Chau Wind Tower Park, Jumbo Floating Restaurant, FLOAT(a custom-made event boat), Ocean Park, etc. Listening to the expert commentary from a knowledgeable audio guide to learn about the landmarks that embody each era of the Aberdeen Typhoon Harbour. (*The boat tour takes about 25-30 minutes)

After the boat tour, you'll enter the traditional houseboat. On the houseboat, there is a cultural exhibit on Hong Kong fishermen, with old photographs and fishing tools available to show you what life here used to be like. Complimentary delicious local drinks and snacks will be provided.

*Lunch (boat noodles) will also be provided in 11am session, served around 12nn, prepared by a very special mobile noodles boat that has a simple kitchen on its own boat. There’re only two noodles boat left in Aberdeen district due to the discontinue issuance of license. It sails around the harbour and feed people working and living on boats, run by local family, often the cook is also the boat-driver.

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Regular Tour (60 minutes) :


Adult $200 $158
Children and Elderly $165 $132

Include snacks and beverages 

Every Friday to Sunday 
10:00 - 11:00
15:00 - 16:00
16:00 - 17:00
17:00 - 18:00
(Each timeslot can accommodate 40 persons, starting from 4 guests)

Lunch Tour (90 minutes) :

Adult $250 $198
Children and Elderly $215 $172

Include boat noodles lunch, snacks and beverages 
(lunch will be served around 12:00 or 14:00)

Every Friday to Sunday
11:00 - 12:30
13:00 - 14:30
(Each timeslot can accommodate 40 persons, starting from 4 guests)

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Meeting Point :

Hung Shing Temple, Hung Shing Street, Ap Lei Chau, Hong Kong
(boarding and alighting at Ap Lei Chau Hung Shing Temple Seafront)

How to Go?

By metro: Take the MTR to Lei Tung Station, and take the A1 Exit, walk straight to the seafront then turn right and keep walking for approximately 1 minute until you see Hung Shing Temple at your right

Ticket Purchase and Booking :

Please call or whatsapp +852 6211 6782 / email to [email protected]

Who can join?

  • Children tickets are applicable to ages 3 to 11; elderly tickets are applicable to ages 65 and above; children aged 2 or below can enter free of charge.
  • Any child (ages 11 or younger) must be accompanied by an adult aged 18 or over.

    *This tour is not wheelchair/stroller friendly.

Boat Info

4 Designer Sampans (Third party insurance included)

Length : ~6.5 m
Beam : ~3 m
Capacity : 10 guests per sampan

Facilities and Services

  • Audio Equipments with Earphone (Cantonese / English / Mandarin)
  • Life Jackets

Sailing Area

  • Aberdeen Typhoon Shelter

Pier

CONTACT PERSON INFO

Things to note before booking

1. Body temp. will be measured and masks should be worn.
2. Participants with temp. above 37.5 °C or without masks will be asked to leave.
3. Present E-voucher to redeem ticket.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes earlier at the pier, to allow time for logistical arrangements. If passengers do not arrive by the boarding time, we may arrange for a later timeslot. (*this would depend on the number of guests)
  • Please be careful not to damage any items, equipment, or decoration.
  • Please keep your belongings carefully.

Bad Weather Arrangement

    •           The tour may be canceled due to bad weather, in such case a free rescheduling will be arranged, however, no refund is available. Such rescheduled date to be within 2 months from the original tour date. 

 

  •      Bad Weather Policy: In the event of Typhoon Signal 3 or higher, Red or Black Rainstorm Warnings still being hoisted at 07:00 on the day of the scheduled tour, all morning tours (10:00, 11:00 and 13:00) will be canceled and rescheduled. If the above warning signals are still hoisted at 11:00, all afternoon tours (15:00, 16:00 and 17:00) will then be canceled and rescheduled, however no refund is available.

Cancellation Policy

  • No cancellations, refunds or changes can be made

Note

  • Please wear comfortable shoes.
  • Please check the weather and bring an umbrella, sunglasses and sunscreen if necessary.