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You haven’t really seen or experienced the Hong Kong Island completely until you try hiking here. With plenty of peaks to scale upon, the Dragon’s Back particularly is a favourite amongst travelers and has the title of the Asia’s best urban hike. With easy accessibility from the city, enjoy quick transfers to the starting point from two select locations. Enjoy the dense vegetation with plenty of shade as you walk on this trail in the company of a professional guide. Admire the spectacular panoramic views of Shek O, Tai Long Wan, Stanley, Tam Tam and the South China Sea from the several stops on the way.
So arrange for your best hiking shoes and build your enthusiasm for one of the world’s best outdoor trip!
5 hoursStart time
Pick up at 8:00am from Holiday Inn Golden Mile Lobby Kowloon & 8:30am from Times Square Clock Tower.
Pick up at 8am from Holiday Inn Golden Mile Lobby Kowloon (50 Nathan Rd, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong) & 8:30am from Times Square Clock Tower.
Same as start point
Reach either the Holiday Inn Golden Mile Lobby Kowloon or Times Square Clock Tower, depending on the time you wish to be picked up. Thereafter, enjoy comfortable transfer to the starting point- Shek O Road near To Tei Wan Village which will lead to the Dragon’s Back ridge. This cherished 8.5 km-long hike is known to be the best urban walk, which will become even more relaxed and informative in the company of a friendly and knowledgeable guide. Prepare to witness gorgeous coastal views as you hike up for around 20 minutes to reach the picturesque Vantage Point over Shek O Peninsula. Once there, marvel at the views of Shek O Beach in the east and the breathtaking Dragon’s Back in the north-west.
Trek to the hilltop sightseeing terrace on Shek O Peak at a height of 284 metres, offering an unbeatable panorama of Shek O, Tai Long Wan and Tung Lung Island. Take your time to enjoy the mesmerizing sights of the coast and offshore islands here before continuing on the rolling ridge to Wan Cham Shan. This walk will transfer you to a dreamlike natural landscape with fresh breeze, sweeping lush vistas and fluttering butterflies.
Follow your guide to a small mountain gap on the Dragon’s back. Feel free to fly kites along with other hikers or challenge yourself in paragliding at your own expense. Your next destination is Pottinger Gap, that starts with several crisscrossing trails. Situated between Mount Collinson and Pottinger Peak, this is a perfect place to rest at an ideally placed canopy that overlooks the urban site of Chai Wan.
Finally, reach the last point of this hiking trail – Tai Long Wan, a 3-km long bay on the east coast of Sai Kung Peninsula that serves as a cherished place for surfing enthusiasts. You could simply go for a dip or take a time out at the close-by open-air cafes.
This tour ends with a return transfer to the start point.
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all details.
Minimum of 6 participants required for this tour to operate.
We suggest you to wear appropriate gear with good walking shoes or hiking boots and an all-weather jacket.