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Context Hong Kong Tours

7 reviews
About Context Hong Kong Tours
Context Hong Kong Tours organizes expert-led tours for the culturally curious. Walks are limited to six participants (or organized privately) and held as an in-depth exploration of a given topic: Colonial history, contemporary history since the handover, Hong Kong cuisine and custom excursions. The docents who lead Context walks are local art historians, architects, chefs, and other specialists who are passionate about Hong Kong.
Hong Kong, China
Tours and Tickets by Context Hong Kong Tours
Private Contemporary Culture Hong Kong Evening Tour with Local Expert
US$324.00 per adult
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

I am a huge Context fan and this time was no exception. Our host Michele was fantastic. She took the time to listen to what we were looking for and customized a 2 hour overview that made us feel very comfortable and knowlegable as this...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Our host Adrian is a friendly, interesting person. Had some great suggestions on what (and how) to order at dim sum, and when we might split larger portions of noodle dishes to save room for what came next. We learned some local history and this...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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ContextTravel, Manager at Context Hong Kong Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Dear Benjamin, Many thanks for your review about your Hong Kong experience. It's great to hear that your docent Adrian was able to give you suggestions on what and how to order at dim sum and give you general insights! We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017

We loved this walk. Adelina Chan had carefully planned it, contrasting old and new Hong Kong architecture, and conveyed it in the context of Hong Kong's history. We particularly appreciated her insights about earlier modern architecture and urban planning; her ideas and passions allowed us...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Mary M
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Hong Kong Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Dear Mary M, It's great to hear that you enjoyed your custom architecture walk with Adelina - thank you for your feedback. Her architectural expertise and background in heritage and urban planning are excellent along with her personable approach - we are lucky to have...More

Reviewed 3 January 2017

This was a great tour with a terrific company! My husband and I were booking last-minute, and the staff members at Context Tours were extremely responsive despite our compressed timeline. E-mailing with them to set up a private tour of Tai O was very easy....More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Hannah H
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Hong Kong Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Dear Hannah H, We're really happy to read about your Tai O Day Trip from Hong Kong and how much you enjoyed your time with Adrian. It's great to hear that it was the highlight of your trip overall! Adrian is a very knowledgeable docent...More

Reviewed 2 January 2017

I enjoyed my tour of Hong Kong with Alvin. Alvin provided a lot of relevant historical and cultural information that helped shape the picture of Hong Kong for me. Another excellent Context walking tour.More

Date of experience: November 2016
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ContextTravel, Manager at Context Hong Kong Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Dear MilaniFamily, Again, thank you for another kind review about our Context walks in Asia. We are happy to read that Alvin's expertise enabled a clearer picture of Hong Kong from both a cultural and historical perspective. He's exactly the type of docent we love...More

Reviewed 27 October 2016

I've booked several tours with Context in Rome and Istanbul. I was happy to see them in Hong Kong and the tour I took was great, just as I've come to expect from Context. Our guide was Yvonne and she was excellent. She was well-versed...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Eric C
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Hong Kong Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

Dear ejcsanfran, Many thanks for your kind review of our HK Context walk. We are happy to read that you enjoyed your time with Yvonne who is a great representative of the docents we love to work with. It's great to read she shared her...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016

I can't rate this high enough. We were met by our fascinating guide at Central Ferry Pier No 7 (so easy to find) and then she showed us for the next 3 + hours a wonderful insight of the history, the buildings, the development and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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ContextTravel, Manager at Context Hong Kong Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2016

Dear zazu2012 - many thanks for your kind words about your Today's Hong Kong walk in Kowloon. We're very pleased that our docent and journalist was able to facilitate an engaging and insightful discussion whilst pointing out many things that may have gone amiss without...More

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