Indian tourism in Hong Kong
Hong Kong affirms the 7% growth of tourists from India during January-March 2019. A total of 82.955 visitors have been reached. In comparison to the previous year, there have been 5.662 more tourists.
They have been reached these figures thanks to their recent initiatives to promote the local culture.
Currently, its 10 main markets are:
- South Korea
- The United States
- The Philippines
- The United Kingdom
The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) said: “We want Hong Kong to stay in the minds of Indian travelers and we want to continue to build their affinity for Hong Kong.”
In addition, they said: “in 2019, our goal is to communicate efficiently and interact with the young and wealthy Indian travelers to bring to life Hong Kong’s core experiences, such as its culture and festivals, local neighborhoods, gentle adventures in outdoor venues, restaurants and Vibrant, action-packed nightlife Global events and cruises in Hong Kong “.
Also, it is necessary to mention that Hong Kong has also grown in the Indian fly-cruiser segment. There are several offers and new products: Genting World Dream Cruises; Voyagers of the Seas; and Royal Carribean International’s Spectrum of the Seas.
In conclusion, Hong Kong affirms the 7% growth of tourists from India and will try to increase the figure during 2019.
Please, keep in mind that if you are from India you will need a pre-arrival registration to enter Hong Kong.