Hong Kong, one of the world’s great tourist cities, saw arrivals plummet amid the shutting of borders due to Covid-19. Photo: Winson Wong Hong Kong, one of the world’s great tourist cities, saw arrivals plummet amid the shutting of borders due to Covid-19. Photo: Winson Wong
Hong Kong, one of the world’s great tourist cities, saw arrivals plummet amid the shutting of borders due to Covid-19. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong fourth wave: just 3.57 million arrivals in 2020 amid coronavirus pandemic – 36-year low for tourism hub

  • Near-total collapse of travel leads to plummet from 2019’s 55.9 million, a year that had already seen numbers slide due to anti-government protests
  • A year after first restrictions were put on entry, city effectively remains locked down to all but returning residents

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hong Kong, one of the world’s great tourist cities, saw arrivals plummet amid the shutting of borders due to Covid-19. Photo: Winson Wong Hong Kong, one of the world’s great tourist cities, saw arrivals plummet amid the shutting of borders due to Covid-19. Photo: Winson Wong
Hong Kong, one of the world’s great tourist cities, saw arrivals plummet amid the shutting of borders due to Covid-19. Photo: Winson Wong
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