BiciLine Cycling Eco-Tourism Social Enterprise

Tel: 2478 3880
Fax: 2478 3110
Address: Unit 13, 2/F, Lai Sun Yuen Long Centre,
27 Wang Yip Street East, Yuen Long, N.T.
Service Hour: Tuesday - Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Closed on Monday (Except for Public Holiday)
Website: http://biciline.tungwahcsd.org
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bicilinefans
Email: biciline@tungwah.org.hk
Service Type: Social Enterprises
District: Yuen Long

History

An initiative of the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals (TWGHs) Jockey Club Tin Shui Wai Integrated Services Centre, TWGHs BiciLine Cycling Ecotourism Social Enterprise (BiciLine) established on August 13, 2008. Funded by the Enhancing Self-Reliance through District Partnership Program under the Home Affairs Department and co-organized by Hong Kong Baptist University, BiciLine is a social enterprise focusing on guided cycling eco-tours.

BiciLine aims at recruiting and training youngsters in Yuen Long district (including Tin Shui Wai) to become tour guides, touring its customers around the ecological features and main historical relics in the western New Territories. BiciLine operated as a self-financing social enterprise on August 13, 2010 in providing diversifiable cycling services, eco-training and local travel.

ObjectiveMission

Creating career and growth opportunities for young people through cycling, eco-training and tourism

Core Business

Guided Cycling Eco-Tours (New Territories West & East)
Districts covered: Nam Sang Wai, Kam Po, Ping Shan, Lau Fau Shan, Pak Nai, Tsim Bei Tsui, Tuen Mun, Sha Tin, Tai Po

Guided Coach Tours
Features: customer-made tour assembling history, heritage, ecology, gourmet cuisine (farm-to-table cuisine as well as Poon Choi) and etc.

Customized programs / activities for enterprises, associations and education institutions
Programs / activities included: staff outing, team building, hotels’ seasonal accommodation package, green education program and etc.

Awards

  • The winner of the "Rising Star Award" at the Social Enterprise Summit - Social Investment Forum in Nov 2011
  • "Most Devoted Go Green Organisation" at the Weekend Weekly Go Green Awards in July 2012
  • The 4th Hong Kong Outstanding Corporate Citizenship Bronze Award (Social Enterprise Category)

 

BiciLine 單車生態旅遊
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