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A nice place to go for a stroll

We've always enjoyed a nice leisurely stroll after dinner and we found the old peak road to be... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
PushExplore
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Guangzhou, China
Steep

Climbed up to the peak since there was a really long wait for the trams. The walk up was quite... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Acineto
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Victoria Gap, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've always enjoyed a nice leisurely stroll after dinner and we found the old peak road to be quite popular with those with similar habits.

Thank PushExplore
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Climbed up to the peak since there was a really long wait for the trams. The walk up was quite tiring but it was fairly enjoyable to go up the hill with the trees for shade and a fairly large path to walk on. The...More

Thank Acineto
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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

I went up to The Peak taking the western approach from Pok Fu Lam Reservoir. After a lunch break and a short rest I was contemplating whether to take the tram or bus to go down to the city. Since I had kept the day...More

Thank Michael T
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

When heading to the peak, most people head straight to the terrace where it is extremely congested. An alternative to this would be to walk this and take Luggard road around the peak to get a fantastic view without the crowd. This will also take...More

Thank Charles T
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

After finishing the circle walk from Lugard to Harlech Road on the Victoria Peak, go on the left side entrance. It is quite a steep walk down but there are some benches along the way to stop for a break. You can view the more...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Living just at the foot of the wooded part of the road, we only do the last 20 minutes of the whole climb from Central, but it, together with the 3 km walk around the Peak itself, is a nice workout. Some of the outlets...More

Thank John B
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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Old peak road circles the peak on a wide asphalted pathway that has spectacular views of Hong Kong, the forest (with signs telling you about the trees/ecology). Lots of people walking their dogs and exercising.

Thank loveDCA
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Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Really nice moderately difficult walk up. Last 30min through a cool Forrest. Very nice. Earn your lunch and walk up, tram down.

Thank VinceDarwin
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

After seeing a 2.5 hour queue just to buy a Tram ticket up to Victoria Peak, my husband and I sought out alternative routes. We are avid hikers, so we welcomed this steep walking path. As it was very hot and humid, we waited about...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2017

I had intended catching the tram to the Peak on one of my days in HK but stumbled across this road accidentally while out walking and exploring prior to tbat. I decided to 'go for it' as I had no other plans and was so...More

19  Thank paug178
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Watch out for snakes (some deadly) and wild pigs after dark.
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