Ngong Ping 360

The cable car is now closed for five months to replace cables. Photo: Robert Ng

Cable car bucks tourism slump with 5.5 per cent rise in visitors

Lantau Island cable car operator Ngong Ping 360 enjoyed 5.5 per cent growth in visitors last year despite an overall weakness in Hong Kong’s tourism market, thanks to strong online ticket sales and a rise in arrivals from across the region.