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Great instant Hong Kong

My wife and I had our nine year old grandson with us in Asia and managed a quick two days in Hong... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Marc N
Great Walking Tour

Our group of 6 coming off a cruise ship for the day were met by our ever efficient and lovely... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
DianaHaynes
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“Great instant Hong Kong”
Mar 12, 2017
“Great Walking Tour”
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 27 April 2013

On my recent trip to Hong Kong, I decided that a private full day tour with a tour guide may be the best way to see a lot of Hong Kong in a short amount of time. I booked with Chris Rowthorn tours, who were...More

6  Thank newfietraveldiva
Chris R, Owner at Chris Rowthorn Tours Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you very much for your detailed and generous review of our Hong Kong-Kowloon combination tour with Shermone. I know that Shermone will also be delighted to read your comments. I'm delighted that you enjoyed the tour. You covered a lot of ground and I'm...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 8 July 2012

our group of 5 had a tour scheduled with chris in hong kong in march of 2012. we had reserved it months in advance and everything was in place and confirmed for march 22. imagine my horror when, completely out of the blue, i received...More

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Management response:Responded 10 October 2016

As owner and operator of Chris Rowthorn Tours, I take this extremely seriously. Our guide for this client’s tour became unavailable due to circumstances totally beyond our control. We tried to arrange another guide for the client before we made the extremely painful decision to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had our nine year old grandson with us in Asia and managed a quick two days in Hong Kong. I booked the six hour walking tour hoping that he would get some idea of the place. I was somewhat anxious about...More

Thank Marc N
ChrisR7320, Owner at Chris Rowthorn Tours Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review of your tour of Hong Kong with our guide Canny. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your tour with Canny. She'll be very happy to hear your kind words. I appreciate you mentioning how Canny introduced you to...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

Our group of 6 coming off a cruise ship for the day were met by our ever efficient and lovely guide, Canny, who whisked us off on a fantastic tour of Victoria Island. We started with a taxi ride to the Star Ferry, on which...More

Thank DianaHaynes
Chris R, Owner at Chris Rowthorn Tours Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you very much for the extremely generous review of your tour with Canny! I'm delighted that you enjoyed the tour and I know that Canny feels the same way. I appreciate you mentioning so many details of the tour, form how Canny had prepared...More

Reviewed 2 March 2017

We had a great guide in Canny she didn't believe in wasting time in queues and was passionate for us to see everything. From meeting and using the ferry to looking around the business Andrea first we moved on to the train service to the...More

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Chris R, Owner at Chris Rowthorn Tours Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review of your tour with Canny! I'm delighted that you enjoyed your tour with Canny and I know she will be very pleased to read your words. I really appreciate you mentioning how Canny worked carefully to allow...More

Reviewed 3 June 2016

My husband and I had only one full day to see the sights in Hong Kong, and I am so glad we booked our city tour through Chris Rowthorn Tours. Promptly at 9:00 AM, we found our guide, Ms. Canny Lau, waiting for us in...More

Thank kgidhig
Chris R, Owner at Chris Rowthorn Tours Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you so much for the extremely detailed and generous review of your tour of Hong Kong with Canny! I'm delighted that you enjoyed your tour of Hong Kong with Canny and she'll also be happy to hear this. I really appreciate you providing so...More

Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Two years ago we took 3 walking tours in Kyoto with Chris' guides and enjoyed them immensely. With a week in Hong Kong we took 3 more tours: the Kowloon and Island tours, and a full day trip to Macau. Although the weather was hot...More

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Chris R, Owner at Chris Rowthorn Tours Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you very much for your kind review of your Kowloon, Macau and Hong Kong Outer Island tours! I'm delighted that you enjoyed your time with Shermone and I know she'll be happy to hear your comments. It's a pleasure to work with returning guests...More

Reviewed 31 January 2015

We had the most fabulous day tour of Hong Kong with Shermone with Chris Rowthorn Tours. Shermone timely met up with us and guided us around Hong Kong. We were so happy we had her with us. We only had one day in Hong Kong,...More

3  Thank Lenore R
Chris R, Owner at Chris Rowthorn Tours Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you very much for the kind and detailed review of your tour of Hong Kong with Shermone. She will be so happy to see your comments. I really appreciate you providing so much detail about the tour. I particularly appreciate you describing the flexible...More

Reviewed 29 October 2014

we took this tour with guide and we walked and walked but never tired it was interesting and we were happyMore

5  Thank life_breez
Chris R, Owner at Chris Rowthorn Tours Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you very much for your kind review of our walking tour of Hong Kong. I'm really glad that you enjoyed the tour. I should note that while our tours are generally walking tours, if a client prefers, we're happy to take taxis, ferries, trams...More

Reviewed 16 June 2014

My guide was fantastic - adapted the speed and stops to my interest. She was very generous in answering my questions about culture, religion, history, etc. She made sure that my experience in Hong Kong covered all the highlights. I also used this service in...More

3  Thank dkgrapevine
Chris R, Owner at Chris Rowthorn Tours Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you very much for your kind review of our Hong Kong tour! I'm really glad that you enjoyed the tour. It's a real pleasure to serve returning guests. You've now experienced our tours in Kyoto and Hong Kong. We'd love to guide you around...More

Reviewed 31 May 2014

We booked two different days of walking tours through Chris Rowthorn Tours -- one day of Central Hong Kong and one day in Kowloon. It was a full day of walking, but our guide, Canny, was great at keeping our family group moving and engaged....More

3  Thank Jennifer L
Chris R, Owner at Chris Rowthorn Tours Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you very much for your kind reviews of our Kowloon and Hong Kong tours! I'm delighted that you enjoyed the tours. Your guide, Canny, will also be very happy to hear this. I'm glad that our tours worked well for you and your family....More

Reviewed 27 April 2013

On my recent trip to Hong Kong, I decided that a private full day tour with a tour guide may be the best way to see a lot of Hong Kong in a short amount of time. I booked with Chris Rowthorn tours, who were...More

6  Thank newfietraveldiva
Chris R, Owner at Chris Rowthorn Tours Hong Kong, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you very much for your detailed and generous review of our Hong Kong-Kowloon combination tour with Shermone. I know that Shermone will also be delighted to read your comments. I'm delighted that you enjoyed the tour. You covered a lot of ground and I'm...More

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