To check if you need a visa or entry permit to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, please visit http://www.immd.gov.hk/eng/services/visas/visit-transit/visit-visa-entry-permit.html
It is hot and sunny with high humidity in July in Hong Kong. The average low and high temperatures are 27°C (81°F) and 32°C (90°F). Typhoons are occasional in Hong Kong in July, bringing high winds and plenty of rain.
Clothing: Wear summer clothes and sun protection.
If you are a pollen allergy sufferer, be aware many flowers bloom in June/July in Hong Kong: African lily, Chinese quinine, Chinese hibiscus, pavetta, moth orchid, etc. If needed, please prepare a mask or take some medicine.
Cantonese and English are the two official languages in Hong Kong.
It’s not hard to stay in touch when in Hong Kong, one of the world’s most ‘connected’ cities. You can easily get a prepaid SIM card at the airport with extended coverage to Macau and Mainland China. So, be sure to look up and don’t miss the good people and the nice scenery around you! Click here for more information.
The standard electrical voltage in Hong Kong is 220 volts AC, 50Hz. Most hotel bathrooms also have outlets for 100 volts, but if not, you will need a transformer for any appliance or electrical equipment. The majority of electrical outlets in Hong Kong take a three-pronged UK-style plug. You can buy an inexpensive adaptor for your electrical equipment at most convenience stores.
Visit Discover Hong Kong for more tourist information.