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Mid-levels Escalator

Connaught Road, Central and West Distict, Hong Kong, China
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800-metre hillside escalator starts from Connaught Road Central, runs to the Hang Seng Bank Building on Des Voeux Road Central, then passes through the Central Market and continues to climb past Hollywood Road to the prime Mid-levels residential district. The longest covered outdoor escalator system in the world.
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Connaught Road, Central and West Distict, Hong Kong, China
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go home with ease and no hassle just walk on this escalator with various exit options at major points

Thank salony s
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Thankfully I stumbled on this in my Soho day of wandering. I wouldn't go here as a destination, but it's a great tool to get up the hill. About 2/3 the way up is a Mosque that's worth a 5 minute detour to view. What...More

Thank Lloyd W
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Twice this trip we arrived too early in the morning to ride up and found out how much puff it saves - glad it was not summer heat! It is set to downhill until after the workers rush hour in the morning. There is a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its an interesting place to visit if you have time. First time i am seeing such a long escalators outside some buildings. Other than standing in escalators nothing more to do here.

Thank Jayanth M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A unique use of escalators to get up the steep hill in Hong Kong. Stop and checkout the shops and cafes along the way to make it more interesting.

Thank ABligh
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes they are the longest, but its a waste of time to specially go and see them. Nothing special. Visit only if you have extra time in hongkong.

Thank Prashant G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It makes so much sense to have these series of escalators taking people to various levels of the hill. It’s fun and it feels seemingly endless the first time you do it. When will the escalators stop? But at anytime you can get off and...More

Thank Michaela
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Locals use the Mid-Levels Escalator to minimize walking up the mountain to the residences and businesses (primarily restaurants and bars) along the way. If you're a tourist the views of multiple layers of Hong Kong life would be pretty fascinating, kind of riding the top...More

Thank bethevans2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hong Kong is full of hills and the Mid-level Escalators is a God send to get up the various levels to the upper terrace activities and venues.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The novelty of taking an outside (covered) escalator to get from the bottom of the city hill to the middle of the city is pretty cool; think having escalators in San Francisco. But check it off your list and move on because, at the end...More

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Alex P
10 December 2016|
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Response from Flykuku | Reviewed this property |
Definetely in central... on the west of central , getting off the ferry, walk right....the start at about connaught level and go all the way up..
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Tricksterr
17 October 2016|
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Response from Bruno1207 | Reviewed this property |
From where your staying in Admiralty you can walk from your accommodation down to the main drag where the trams run get on a tram going left towards central and get off at the Hang Seng bank HQ here, look up and you will see... More
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Response from hhx2_12 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there It is as safe as it can get With this crazy world at present everything can go wrong But Hong Kong in general is very safe They have very strict laws and a very low crime rate Please keep in mind the escalators... More
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