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“Long, hot queue”
Review of Peak Tram

Peak Tram
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Peak Tram Sky Pass: Tram Ticket, Hong Kong Sky Tour and Sky Terrace 428 Entry
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Round Trip Skip-the-Line Tram Ticket with Optional Guided Tour
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Half-Day Hong Kong Walking Tour: Origin of Fragrant Harbour
Ranked #27 of 824 things to do in Hong Kong
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Since 1888, this tram has been Hong Kong Island's most reliable form of public transport between Central district and The Peak
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
“Long, hot queue”
Reviewed June 14, 2013

We waited in line for about 45 minutes to take the tram to the top of Victoria's Peak. The views are spectacular but you pay for it by waiting in the queue to ride up and waiting in the queue to ride back down. We went about 4 pm, and the lines were twice as bad when we came back down shortly after 6 pm. Dusk is a popular time because the harbor lights and skyline are spectacular, but be prepared to wait.

Visited June 2013
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“Rip off!”
Reviewed June 13, 2013 via mobile

Don't waste your time or money. I felt like sheep being herded into a field. When you arrive at "the peak" it's just a glorified shopping mall. The view wasn't even worth it. Much better places to go in Hong Kong.

Visited June 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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“Why not?”
Reviewed June 11, 2013

An iconic choice of transport to take you up to the peak and back. When I went there was no shortage of seats but I have heard it can get unbearably busy. Good views too.

Visited May 2013
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Singapore
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“Just a mean of transport”
Reviewed June 9, 2013

The queue was very long and it took us nearly 35mins to board the tram. The waiting area was very crowded and stuffy. The ventilation was quite bad. On the other hand, it was a good experience. Halfway through the ride, you can get a glimpse of the HK city view.

Visited June 2013
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“A very excelent time with my family”
Reviewed June 7, 2013 via mobile

I actually want to go to the peak with car but my friend said they had an excelent time so i think that the peak train would be perfect if i ride the peak train to go to madame tussaud (the peak)

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