Horsemen's
Handbook

TRAVELLING TIPS


ELECTRICITY
 

Voltage in Hong Kong is 220 volts


BANKING
 

Banks Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday: 9 am íV 5 pm (Normally)
*Saturday: 9 am íV 12 noon

*Please consult your bank about its Saturday branch service as not all bank branches provide a Saturday service.

Automated teller machines (ATMs) are available at both the Happy Valley and Sha Tin racecourses and at many locations throughout Hong Kong.


TIPPING
 

Most restaurants add a 10% service charge marked on the bill. When a service charge is not included, tipping is appropriate.


AIRPORT PASSENGER DEPARTURE TAX
 

The airport passenger departure tax of HK$120 per person will be paid for by the HKJC as it is included in the cost of the airline ticket.