Sources stated on Tuesday that mainland tour teams in Hong Kong might be organized to have meals at sea, as town’s catering sector struggled to supply reasonably priced choices to accommodate a surge in guests from throughout the border.
The transfer got here amid complaints that quite a lot of price range tour teams from the mainland have overcrowded streets whereas queuing up exterior eating places, inflicting disturbances to residents residing close by.
Kwok, a normal supervisor of a journey company receiving the price range tour teams, stated at present that they had been planning to rearrange for the teams to have meals on a eating cruise – Bauhinia.
He stated the company had 4 to 6 such tour teams daily, every consisting of round 40 individuals. He additionally stated they are going to first organize for half of the tour group members to have their meals on Bauhinia
Kwok estimated that the meal price can be elevated by HK$1,000 every day, with the additional price paid by the journey company.
He added that the Bauhinia might accommodate 400 individuals on the identical time, however the journey company should make reservations upfront or else the tour teams will proceed to dine in locations like To Kwa Wan or Hung Hom.