Mainland tourists at the Hong Kong Boundary Crossing Facilities of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, on the second day of the Lunar New Year. Photo: Dickson Lee

New cross-border transport links bring big rise in mainland Chinese visitors to Hong Kong over Lunar New Year holiday but many returned home the same day

  • Both the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link and the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge saw record numbers on Wednesday
  • Hoteliers say room occupancy rates were no higher than usual despite gridlock at bridge crossing and crowds at attractions such as Ocean Park
Topic |   Lunar New Year

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Mainland tourists at the Hong Kong Boundary Crossing Facilities of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, on the second day of the Lunar New Year. Photo: Dickson Lee
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