Arguably the best hike on Hong Kong Island, the Dragon's Back is a classic trail that combines many of the area's finest attributes.
What to Expect
Meet your hiking guide at Shau Kei Wan MTR station and start this exciting small-group hiking tour away from hectic Hong Kong.
Navigating the undulating ridge that resembles a dragon's back, one is rewarded with stunning views of southern Hong Kong Island and its surrounds. Then descend through shaded pathways before reaching Big Wave Bay. There one can jump in and have a swim or rent a board for a surf. Perhaps relaxing by the beach side is more your style? Enjoying a nourishing meal and refreshing beverage would be the perfect way to cap off an awesome day.
This is a year round hike and can be enjoyed in most weather conditions; it's particularly great on sunny days or days with good visibility and best during the autumn months. The hike is relaxing and refreshing. It's generally easy with a few moderate sections.
After this off-the-beaten-track hiking tour at Dragon's Back, your guide will take you back to the MTR station to catch the metro back to your hotel.
Know Before You Go
• Difficulty: Generally easy with a few moderate sections
• Tour Duration: 4 Hours in total. The 9km trail takes approximately 2.5 to 3 hours to hike. Ample time to enjoy the abundant views and relax by the beach