Travellers in and out of hong kong will need to declare if they are carrying more than hk 120 000 us 15 300 in cash after a new law to tackle dirty money comes into force in mid july. No limit for wine and liquor below 30 vol.
1 liter of alcoholic liquor above 30 vol.
How much money can i bring to hong kong. The ordinance any person arriving in hong kong at a specified control point set out in schedule 1 to the ordinance and in possession of a large quantity of currency and bearer negotiable instruments cbnis i e. For personal use only for passengers of 18 years or older holders of hong kong identity card must have spent 24 hours or longer outside hong kong. The hong kong dollar is tied to the us dollar 1 gets you 7 75 hong kong dollars.
Prepaid travel cards and traveler s checks. You can secure your travel budget using these products if you think the value of the dollar will fall during your trip to china. Hong kong has the cheapest michelin star restaurant in the world in tim ho wan.
19 cigarettes or 1 cigar or 25 grams of cigars or 25 grams of other manufactured tobacco. Cbnis of a total value more than hkd120 000 must make a written declaration to a customs officer using the red channel under the red and green channel system. A vacation to hong kong for one week usually costs around hk 7 594 for one person so a trip to hong kong for two people costs around hk 15 189 for one week a trip for two weeks for two people costs hk 30 378 in hong kong.
Previously there was no limit to. You can spend as little as 100 per day per person or the sky is the limit. Two travel products let you lock in a rate.
For transport allowing roughly 100 daily per person should be more than enough. On july 16th 2018 you will be limited to bringing 120 000hkd to hong kong without declaring it when crossing the border from shenzhen by ferry train airport etc. Us dollar to hong kong dollar exchange rate.
Now although hong kong food can be crazy cheap it would be foolish to cheap out. By law banks must report to the irs all cash transfers domestic and international that exceed 10 000 however much smaller transfers may raise suspicions and get reported. If you re traveling as a family of three or four people the price person often goes down because kid s tickets are cheaper and hotel rooms can be shared.
In hong kong you can really decide how much you want to spend on food everyday. You could get by on as little as 30aud or if you re fine dining you could spend a lot more. The macu ferry costs roughly 200 one way.
Below we ve listed some general prices for eating and drinking out and the cost of some other bits and bobs. Mid tier and up places accept credit cards so that could also impact the amount of cash you need to bring. Passengers in direct.
A single dish here is about 2 50 5 which is expensive by hong kong standards but we re talking about a michelin star restaurant here.