Asia’s World City. An expansive skyline, stunning harbor and an economic center. The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China is ranked third in worldwide economic prominence and holds an Alpha+ rating from the GaWC. One of the most densely populated cities in the world, Hong Kong attracts business persons and tourists from around the world. With brilliant attractions and large expatriate populations from many western countries including the United States, Hong Kong is an Asian city that must be visited.

The city is one of the most wheelchair-friendly in Asia, with a modern public transport system, sidewalks with curb ramps and an increasing number of hotels with accessible guest rooms. Disabled travelers can confidently visit Hong Kong using the information contained in this guide.

Guide Contents

Wheelchair assistance at Hong Kong International Airport.

Airport Accessibility

Opened in 1998, the Hong Kong airport is modern and wheelchair accessible, serving almost 75 million annual passengers.

Wheelchair accessible attractions in Hong Kong.

Attractions & Sights

From the Ngong Ping 360 cable car to the viewpoint of Victoria Peak, the majority of Hong Kong attractions are accessible.

Wheelchair accessible hotels in Hong Kong.

Hotels & Accommodations

Select a place to stay from this list of wheelchair accessible hotels in Hong Kong.

Wheelchair accessible public transport in Hong Kong.

Public Transportation

The metro, city buses and ferries are wheelchair accessible, with only a few exceptions.

Wheelchair taxis in Hong Kong.

Wheelchair Taxis

Adapted taxi vans with a wheelchair ramp are available in Hong Kong.

Wheelchair accessibility of sidewalks in Hong Kong.

Sidewalk Accessibility

The majority of sidewalks in the city’s tourist areas have curb ramps.

Travel visa requirements for Hong Kong, China.

Visa Requirements & Safety

Americans are granted visa-free entry to the Hong Kong SAR.