Hong kong trams are affectionately called ding dings and are widely considered to be an icon of the city. In 1904 hong kong tramways had 26 tramcars but today after 100 years it has the largest double deck tram fleet in the world counting more than 160 tramcars and carrying more than 200 000 passengers a day.
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Hk tram icon. Famous double decker trams on. Hong kong tramways has been serving hong kong since 1904 and operates nowadays a fleet of 165 tramcars including 2 antique party tramcars and 1 unique tramoramic tour sightseeing tramcar. It is the world s largest fleet of double deck tramcars in operation carrying up to 200 000 passengers every day.
Forgotten hong kong icon. Add to likebox 92974316 hong kong september 2 2017. Knowing the people of hong kong have strong sentimental attachment towards trams hong kong tramways preserves it as an icon of hong kong and at the same time keeps up efforts in making trams faster smoother and safer in order to address the expectations of the 21st century customers.
On april 26th 2012 hong kong tramways ltd. For 20 years cheung kwan ming has worked as an electrician for hong kong tramways keeping the brain of the trams in good working order. Since april 2010 hong kong tramways limited hkt is wholly owned by veolia transport china limited vtcl.
Ding ding tram is one of the most historical transportation and famous icons in hong kong. Add to likebox 91690829 traditional hong kong tram makes its way along johnston road. 112216988 icon of blue hong kong tramway.
Brain surgery on a tram. Forgotten icon kennedy town public transport sai ying pun shau kei wan tram whitty street depot. Interactive map schedules and fares.
It s not only a form of public transport but also a form of living heritage. In 2006 we first introduced the advertising concept icons of hong kong for trams and today we have successfully transformed the medium to a truly attractive and accountable one. Lam chi wing a driver of the tram.
Introduced a new system called nextram which is the first land transport real time information system in hong kong and enables passengers to get immediate information of the trams. Find your way around hong kong with double deck trams the most affordable convenient and greenest public transport mode in the city. Established in 1904 tramcar is regarded as a historical icon of hong kong and has been serving the city for 116 years.