Half-day Hiking Tour in The Green to Lion Rock in Hong Kong | La Vacanza Travel

Half-day Hiking Tour in The Green to Lion Rock in Hong Kong

Duration: 5 hours
Destination: Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong SAR

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  • 5 hours
  • Hong Kong SAR
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Not-Cancellable


Enjoy a half day away from the hustle and bustle of the Hong Kong city, and enjoy being in nature. The Lion Rock (495 metres high) is part of a mountain range located between Kowloon and the New Territories. Join this most spectacular hiking tour, and experience the spirit of "Beneath the Lion Rock" (a famous Hong Kong song by Roman Tam, dedicated to the particular spirit of the Hong Kong people).

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Kam Shan Country Park, Golden Hill Road, Sha Tin District, New Territories East, Hong Kong China

Getting off the bus you'll be surrounded by monkeys. Macaques, re-introduced to Hong Kong in the 1910’s to eat the poisonous fruits of a plant found around the Kowloon Water Reservoir. Since then a stable Macaque population has established itself in this area.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Lion Rock, Hong Kong China

The path the attention is soon with the beauty of the forest trail and the breathtaking vistas. You'll be on shaded path in forest for most of the hike but every now and then the view opens up to the urban jungle of the Kowloon Peninsula down below. On clear days the skyline of Hong Kong Island is visible, and the former Kai Tak Airport, now fitted with a cruise terminal. Then finally, a climb over the rocky back of the Lion – the city stretched out below.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Sik Sik Yuen Wong Tai Sin Temple, 2 Chuk Yuen Village, Wong Tai Sin, Kowloon, Hong Kong China

The hiking tour ends in the district of Wong Tai Sin. The Temple here is one of the most popular temples of Hong Kong, as Wong Tai Sin is the deity "who grants all wishes".
The subway station with the same name is just next to the temple.

Duration: 30 minutes

  • Professional guide
  • Hiking Tour
  • Public transport

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Minimum age is 12 years
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • A maximum of 12 people per booking
  • Near public transportation
  • Hiking on nature path - difficulty level: medium
  • Please wear comfortable hiking shoes - Trekking shoes or trainers with good grip essential.
  • Clothing - Sun and rainfall can be intense and a hat is recommended. During the winter season (November - March) temperatures can drop with a chilling wind, so a sweater/fleece is advisable. During the wet season (April - September) a plastic raincoat or umbrella is recom­mended. In warmer months (May - October) it is advisable to carry a spare T-shirt or other garment to change into at the end of the hike
  • Skin Protection - Suntan lotion should be used throughout the year.
  • Please bring you own water.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Departure Point

General Post Office, 2 Connaught Pl, Central, Hong Kong

Departure Time

08:30 AM

Return Details

MTR Wong Tai Sin Station, Chuk Un, Hong Kong

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