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    Looking for the best hiking in Hong Kong? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Hong Kong. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

    Top Hiking Spots in and near Hong Kong

    • 111, Hong Kong

      Hike to Tian Tan Buddha ("Big Buddha")

      6 mi
      Located on Lantau Island in Hong Kong, the Tian Tan Buddha is the central figure of the Po Lin Monastery and the major center of Buddhism in Hong Kong. Despite being a major tour attraction and inherently quite busy, the trek of the ‘Big Buddha’ is one to experience.The easiest way to get to the ...
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    • Maclehose Trail Sec. 1, Hong Kong

      Hike to Po Pin Chau

      1.9 mi / 820.2 ft gain
      This is a fairly non-strenuous hike which still offers some really nice views, the chance to gain some elevation and then cool off at a beach, and also learn some geology. Getting to High Island Reservoir East Dam starts from Sai Kung village. There are many ways to get to Sai Kung village, I too...
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    • Lantau Trail Sec. 1, Hong Kong

      Sunset Peak (大東山)

      3.4 mi / 2395 ft gain
      There are several different approaches to this hike. It’s up to you where you want to start and end: Pak Kung Au (320m)Lantau County Park via Mui Wo (139m)Wong Lung Hang County Trail (10m)Pak Mong (2m) My route started from Lantau County Park via. Mui Wo and ended at Pak Kung Au. No matter how ...
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    • Lam Kam Road, Hong Kong

      Hike to Ng Tung Chai Waterfalls

      3.7 mi / 656.2 ft gain
      Take the MTR (subway) to the Tai Wo station in the New Territories.  Take Exit A and head left, following the sings for the bus stops and head down the escalators. From here, you can either take Bus 64K or minibus 25K to the Ng Tung Chai stop. From the stop, head down Ng Tung Chai road on your le...
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    • 19 Shek O Road, Hong Kong

      Hike D'Aguilar Peak

      2.5 mi / 1066.3 ft gain
      This hike is a great option for those looking for a quick, but challenging off the beaten-path adventure with stunning views. You can start from either two places: Shek O Beach or the city bus 9 stop on Cape D'Aguilar Road.The trail starts on the southwest corner of Shek O Beach, behind what Goog...
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    • Hong Kong Trail Sec. 8, Hong Kong

      Hike Dragon's Back

      3.2 mi / 495.4 ft gain
      Hiking the Dragon's Back was a beautiful experience. Once you get above the bush line, your view goes on for miles. Be in awe of the curving hills and distant skyscrapers with views of the surrounding ocean. This trail is probably one of the most popular hikes in Hong Kong and relatively easy. Ju...
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    • 22.353127,114.350795, Hong Kong

      Sea Kayak to UNESCO Global Geopark Hong Kong

      9.9 mi
      This is a day trip from Sai Kung (inner Shelter Bay) to Pak A, on the outer edge of Shelter Bay just before heading out into the South China Sea.  The trip starts from a beach in Sai Kung on the north eastern corner of Hong Kong. It's called Shelter Bay because of the protection created by the nu...
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