Hong Kong Asia's World City

Mobile Apps

Here are some apps to help you navigate Hong Kong’s many worlds! Become a local food expert, experience quirky and exciting festivals, stay up-to-date with local events, or just see what’s around and above you on the densely packed streets of Asia’s world city. (Get a Discover Hong Kong Tourist SIM Card when you arrive to download these and enjoy a one-stop mobile package for your stay).

My Hong Kong Guide

An all-in-one app for visiting Hong Kong, My Hong Kong Guide allows you to create guides with your friends, access and update them via your PC or mobile device, choose from 1,800 activities and attractions, get trip ideas from other travellers, share your experiences on social media, and much more. If you just download one app for your trip, make it this one!

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Hong Kong Insider’s Guide
Hong Kong Insider’s Guide

Kick-start your encounter with Hong Kong with insights from local insiders and leading city-living publication HK Magazine. Explore based on the travel experiences that interest you. And get itineraries for off-the-beaten-path neighbourhoods.

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Hong Kong Pulse Sound Track
Hong Kong Pulse Sound Track

Turn your phone into a personalised stereo with music that synchronises to the Hong Kong Pulse 3D Light Show, a spectacular audio-visual display at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre and the Clock Tower in Tsim Sha Tsui that will be held from 9 to 28 December 2015.

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Hong Kong Pulse Sound Track
Discover Hong Kong • Island Walks

Do you want to discover a very different Hong Kong? A place with sleepy temples, rustic villages, quirky festivals and rugged coastlines. Then download this app and head for four of Hong Kong’s outlying islands, all within an hour of the busy downtown but seemingly worlds away.

Discover Hong Kong - Island Walks
Discover Hong Kong • Heritage Walks
Discover Hong Kong • Heritage Walks

Take self-guided tours into Hong Kong’s clan history and an erstwhile enclave of outlaws with the Discover Hong Kong • Heritage Walks app!

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Discover Hong Kong • City Walks
Discover Hong Kong • City Walks

This app guides you through four walks on which you’ll encounter the city's vibrant culture and enjoy the east-meet-west diversity of Hong Kong.

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Discover Hong Kong • City Walks
Discover Hong Kong • AR
Discover Hong Kong • AR

Hong Kong is so densely-packed with things to see, blink and you’ll miss something. But with this app you can just aim, tap and discover! With augmented reality, you get images, information and directions depending on where and what you are looking at. This app was developed by the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) in conjunction with Cathay Pacific Airways.

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Discover Hong Kong • AR
Discover Hong Kong • 720°
Discover Hong Kong • 720°

Immerse yourself in full panoramas of Hong Kong's top attractions with this sightseeing virtual tour-guide app, exclusively made by the Hong Kong Tourism Board for the iPhone.

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Discover Hong Kong • 720°
Discover Hong Kong • Travel Pack

Food, hiking, islands, walking routes, feng shui, tea, street markets, colonial architecture, clan history, practical travel info… only a fraction of the topics covered in the Hong Kong Tourism Board’s collection of guidebooks. And all these guidebooks are available in this app. Happy reading!

Discover Hong Kong - Travel Pack
Barrier-free Travel Guide
Barrier-Free Travel Guide

With the immediacy, mobility and simplicity of this app, people with disabilities, elders, and those with other needs can obtain practical information on barrier-free travel in Hong Kong. Enjoy the fun side of travel in Hong Kong!
Developed by Hong Kong Federation of Handicapped Youth

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Barrier-free Travel Guide
csl Wi-Fi
csl Wi-Fi

There are thousands of csl Wi-Fi hotspots around Hong Kong and this app will help you to locate them so you can enjoy free Wi-Fi. You can also check out the Discover Hong Kong Tourist SIM Card for info on getting mobile data in Hong Kong.
Developed by Hong Kong Telecommunications (HKT) Limited

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HKeTransport
HKeTransport

One-stop point-to-point public transport route enquiry for trip-planning. Includes Mass Transit Railway, Light Rail Transit, franchised bus, minibus, Ferry, tram and Peak Tram, cross-boundary coach to Huanggang, and bus to Ma Wan and Discovery Bay.
Developed by Transport Department

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Hong Kong Immigration Department
Hong Kong Immigration Department

This app will tell you the estimated passenger waiting time at all land boundary control points to Hong Kong. Plus it offers a wealth of other helpful immigration information.
Developed by Hong Kong Immigration Department

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Hong Kong Immigration Department
Hong Kong Licensed Hotels and Guesthouses
Hong Kong Licensed Hotels and Guesthouses

Search for the latest details and locations of licensed accommodation in Hong Kong. The app provides offline map access as well as a ‘Nearby Search’ function with real-time location-specific information on licensed accommodation.
Developed by Home Affairs Department

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Hong Kong Wetland Park
MTR Tourist

This app is specially designed for tourists visiting Hong Kong. It incorporates the Hong Kong street map with the MTR system map, making it easy for tourists to navigate the city and travel from point to point. Airport Express travelers could also find information on the free connecting shuttle bus service to major hotels! To help tourists save time and money, the app also provides information on tourist tickets and packages, some of which are available for sale online.
Developed by MTR Corporation.

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MTR Tourist
MyMapHK
MyMapHK

With MyMapHK app, you can search for and view the geographical locations and information of over 120 public facilities in Hong Kong while on the move. "Hiking" and "Old Hong Kong" themes bring you on an exploration of the beauty of the countryside and understand more about Hong Kong in the good old days. Click here for more details.
Developed by Lands Department

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MyMapHK
MyObservatory
MyObservatory

MyObservatory is a personalised weather app providing location-specific weather service in Hong Kong. MyObservatory also provides push notification services, including weather warnings in Hong Kong and “Location-based Rain Forecast” service.
Developed by Hong Kong Observatory.

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MyObservatory
MTR Next Train
Next Train

The first ever real-time MTR train information app is designed specifically for passengers using the Airport Express and Tung Chung Line. Simply select your departing station and the system will display real-time information of the next trains (maximum 4 trains) arriving at the chosen station.
Developed by MTR Corporation.

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Next Train
“No Fakes Pledge” Shop Search
“No Fakes Pledge” Shop Search

This mobile application allows visitors and consumers to easily find “No Fakes Pledge” shops through the search criteria of maps, merchant’s name and merchandise category.
Developed by Intellectual Property Department.

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“No Fakes Pledge” Shop Search
Toilet Rush
Toilet Rush

Toilet Rush is the ultimate toilet guide for Hong Kong that can always let you know toilets nearby, with facilities and comments!
Developed by Nuthon IT Solutions Limited

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Wi-Fi.HK
Wi-Fi.HK

The “Wi-Fi.HK” mobile app facilitates the public and visitors’ search for “Wi-Fi.HK” hotspots in Hong Kong, which are offered by participating organisations from public and private sectors completely free of charge or free for a certain period of time.
Developed by Hong Kong Wireless Technology Industry Association

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My Culture
My Culture

Keep up with the latest cultural events in Hong Kong! My Culture allows you to access brief programme details, video, photos and a venue directory. You can also connect to the URBTIX online ticketing service, share events on social media with one click and much more. Download it for free and start filling up your cultural calendar!
Developed by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD).

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My Culture

Remarks:

  • The above apps developed by the Hong Kong Tourism Board are designed for offline use. Please remember TO TURN OFF DATA ROAMING to avoid unnecessary charges.
  • Please review the Terms of Use before using third-party apps.