MTR Corporation to give Hong Kong rail enthusiasts rare glimpse behind scenes, in move aimed at boosting local tourism – Therapy Box

MTR Corporation to give Hong Kong rail enthusiasts rare glimpse behind scenes, in move aimed at boosting local tourism

Hong Kong’s rail enthusiasts will be able to get a rare look behind the scenes of the city’s high-speed train fleet this summer, with the MTR Corporation allowing weekend visits to its Shek Kong depot.

The embattled rail giant, which has been unable to run cross-border services for more than a year because of the coronavirus pandemic, has decided to throw open its doors to local tours from next Saturday.

Visitors will get rare access to the Yuen Long facility that stores, repairs and…