Hong Kong International Races

Take a horse racing break to watch the Longines Hong Kong International Races, enjoying full hospitality on race day and ample time to see sites of the stunning city of Hong Kong.

Price

4 nights from £1,745 per person - Eaton Hotel, Kowloon
4 nights from £2,445 per person - The Peninsula, Kowloon

Itinerary

Thursday 07 December
Depart London Heathrow on Cathay Pacific flight CX252 at 11:25hrs.

Friday 08 December
Arrive Hong Kong at 07:00hrs. On arrival, transfer to your chosen hotel, where accommodation has been reserved for three nights on a bed and breakfast basis. Your room has been reserved from the 07th December to allow for immediate check-in.

The rest of the day is at leisure in Hong Kong.

Saturday 09 December
Time at leisure in Hong Kong.

Sunday 10 December
Racing at Sha Tin Racecourse for the Longines Hong Kong International Races with full hospitality.

Monday 11 December
Morning at leisure before you depart your hotel and transfer to the airport for return flight from Hong Kong to London.
Depart Hong Kong on the CX253 at 15:05hrs.
Arrive London Heathrow at 20:15hrs.

Accommodation

Eaton Hotel, Kowloon


Situated in the heart of Kowloon, you really can't beat the Eaton Hotel for its location, comfort and service. Located a 5-minute walk from the nearest metro station, this modern hotel is also only a short walk from Victoria Harbour where the stunning views of the skyscrapers of Hong kong Island can be seen. Each morning you dine at the Metro Buffet and Grill for Breakfast, where you can find authentic Hong Kong style breakfast, as well as Western options. For dinner, why not visit the hotels other restaurants including the One Michelin-Starred Yat Tung Heen serving traditional Cantonese specialties. For those feeling more active, there's also a rooftop pool and a 24-hour gym. Don't forget to take advantage of the hotels complimentary services such as Tai Chi classes and tours of Jade and Temple Street Markets. 

The rooms the Eaton Hotel are have a simple East-meets-West design providing tranquility after a day pounding the streets of the city sightseeing. The rooms feature flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi as standard.

Accommodation is on a Bed and Breakfast basis

Single room supplement £140 per night

 

The Peninsula, Hong Kong


With a heritage of over 75 years as a Hong Kong landmark, and renowned for its enviable reputation as one of the leading grand hotels in the world, The Peninsula provides service and hospitality worthy of its acclaimed status.

A stylish synergy of eastern ambiance and western innovation are subtly blended to ensure you receive the best of both worlds. Accommodation is in 300 rooms, including elegant suites with panoramic views of the harbour and city.

Experience the city sights and shop in ultimate style and luxury in one of the hotel's private fleet of Rolls Royces, or relax in the stunning Roman-styled swimming pool and sun terrace overlooking Victoria Harbour.

Accommodation is on a Bed and Breakfast basis

Single room supplement £325 per night

 

 

Tour Highlights

• Experience the thrill of racing at Sha Tin with four Group 1 races.
• Enjoy the highlights of Hong Kong!
• Flexible flights from the UK

Additional Info

Sha Tin Racecourse

We are delighted to give you an opportunity to travel to Hong Kong and enjoy the Longines Hong Kong International Races, which will take place at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday 10 December. 

Longines Hong Kong International Races

This superb day's racing includesfour Group IChampionship events worth a combined HK$83 million. The highlight of the Longines International Races, and the richest horse race in Hong Kong, is the HK$25 million Group I Hong Kong Cup.  In 2016 Maurice, trained by Noriyuki Hori and ridden by Ryan Moore, pulled off a thrilling victory after a slow start from the gates, coming through to beat Secret Weapon comprehensively. Fresh off the back of his victory at Santa Anita in the Breeders' Cup Turf, Highland Reel, ridden by Ryan Moore, was run down in the final furlong by Satono Crown ridden by Joao Moreira in the Hong Kong Vase.

Price Includes

• Return scheduled flights with Cathay Pacific
• 4 night's accommodation at your chosen hotel on a bed and breakfast basis
• Full hospitality at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday 10th December
• Assistance of our local agents
• Transfers throughout

Holiday Extensions

Why not extend your stay in Hong Kong and take in the Longines International Jockeys' Championship Night Race at Happy Valley and the Trackwork Breakfast and Barrier Draw at Sha Tin?

Or make the most of your trip to the Far East and continue your Eastern odyssey with a short hop to Vietnam. Stay four nights at the Angsana Lang Co in a Garden Balcony room on a bed and breakfast basis, return flights from Hong Kong and transfers from £895 per person.    

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