Hong Kong

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An online guide for yachts cruising in Hong Kong waters.

Disambiguation: The term Hong Kong can refer to the region, Hong Kong Island itself or the port city of Hong Kong, depending on context.

Hong Kong
22°16.7′N, 114°10.47′E Chart icon.png
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Capital Victoria
Language English, Cantonese, Mandarin
Currency Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)
Time zone UTC+8
Calling code ?

Formerly a British colony (1842-1997), Hong Kong reverted to Chinese control by agreement, and became a Special Administrative Region (SAR) of mainland China at the end of the 20th century. Therefore, although Hong Kong comprises 95% ethnic Chinese the English language is spoken widely.

Charts

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Chart Number - Chart Name

Weather

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Sources for Weather forecasts:

Passages

Islands

This section does not apply for many islands, remove it if this is the case for this particular. You may, however, list ismall islands adjacent to this one or list one or two of its neighbors.

For islands that have their own page list them as shown below.

  • [[Island1]]
  • [[Island2]]

Communication

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Also see World Cruiser's Nets


Navigation

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Entrance

Arrival

Details?

Departure

Details?

Customs and Immigration

Immigration

Details?

Customs

Details?

Fees and Charges

Restrictions


Health

Submit any health warnings/information.

Security

Details?

Berthing

Transportation

Transportation - mainland or to other countries, etc.

Friends

Contact details of "Cruiser's Friends" that can be contacted for local information or assistance.

Forums

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Links

References & Publications

Books, Guides, etc. Use the Reference template or not at your discretion. For example:

Rod Heikel, Greek Waters Pilot, Imray Laurie and Wilson, Cambridgeshire, ISBN 9780852889718, expands to
Rod Heikell, Greek Waters Pilot Imray, Laurie and Wilson, Cambridgeshire, ISBN 9780852889718
  • Author, Title, Publisher, ISBN ISBN number
  • Author, Title, Publisher, ISBN ISBN number

You may want to remove the above entries and use instead a link to the Country or Region that lists the relevant references. If so enter, after removing xx, the following:

See [[Country or Region#References_&_Publications|Coutry or Region]].

If you do not use the above link, please remove it.

Comments

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