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Short and challenging hike!

We started this hike from the HSBC building where we got off the bus and followed Google maps to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
msg84
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Scotland, United Kingdom
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Hiking in the peak road !

Great view ... as a junior level it is better to start hiking in Hong Kong with peak track. Walk... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DevrimO
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We started this hike from the HSBC building where we got off the bus and followed Google maps to the start of Old Peak Road. I’d estimate this took us an hour from here without stopping. Make sure you bring plenty water for the heat...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great view ... as a junior level it is better to start hiking in Hong Kong with peak track. Walk from the old peak road , don’t wait for the tram ! You can return back with tram. If you don’t want to walk up...More

Thank DevrimO
Reviewed 5 June 2018

On my layover I walked from Central Metro, up to the escalators and then up the Old Peak Rd and around Luggard Rd with a great view overlooking the city and great to stretch my legs, but a bit steep and hot and humid of...More

Thank caytown
Reviewed 19 May 2018

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
Reviewed 13 May 2018

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
Reviewed 25 March 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
Reviewed 27 February 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
Reviewed 18 February 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

Thank karenpammy2016
Reviewed 31 December 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
Reviewed 28 December 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.

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