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Dragon's Back

Hong Kong, China
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“big wave bay” (235 reviews)
“great hike” (122 reviews)
“easy hike” (73 reviews)
Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed today

We took bus number 9 to To Tei Wan bustop. There are several mobile toilets just behind the bus stand. Very nice view opposite the bus stop. It started to drizzle as we made our way up the trail. We could see the overhead mist...More

Thank Lee-Atlanta2013
Reviewed today

The place has easy-accessibility from the city. I've started this trail in the morning and took me around 3-4 hours to complete. The time you started climbing the hike you start enjoying the beautiful coastal scenery. It's one of the longest hikes (approximately 9km) I...More

Thank 426akshayt
Reviewed yesterday

A little challenging at points, but not impossible, even for those who aren't as active. Awesome views and exercise. Great way to spend a few hours in the morning.

Thank Jamberea
Reviewed yesterday

great hike with sooooo beautiful views. very little climbing with maximum reward/view. good for family or couples

Thank bruceallans
Reviewed 2 days ago

Whilst the views of the surrounding hills and coastlines are quite something. For me the fact that it was so crowded ruined the hike for me. From when you get of the bus at the start of the trail you're basically hiking in a group...More

Thank Yanni V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised at the gradient of this climb and relived that you can talk the whole way up! Yes it's steep in parts and there are some steps but overall it's ideal for groups and those that aren't expert hikers! My only advice...More

Thank lgal87
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a gorgeous hike, but be warned that on weekends parts of it will be almost crowded with hikers. Suggest going on "non-peak" hours if possible.

Thank Effiejj
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hike was wonderful and a must do while visiting Hong Kong! I highly recommend going the extra distance and walking all the way to Big Wave Beach if you're up for a good afternoon hike (not hard, just takes a good 3-4 hours depending...More

Thank Lindsey G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Voted the best urban hike and its easy to see why. Best to start from North to South and do the HK trail stage 7 in reverse, so you do the hard walking and then relax at the end with the wonderful scenery. End in...More

Thank Bernardo810
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hike and views when at peak. Go on give it a try you will not regret. Please make sure you check the weather should you decide to go on this hike.

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Maisy D
6 January 2018|
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Response from Sloan13 | Reviewed this property |
As others have said, it will take several hours to complete but there is no rush - you can go as slow as you want. I also took the bus and if I learned anything - get the octopus card when in Hong Kong. You can use it for... More
23 December 2017|
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Response from wilairat2016 | Reviewed this property |
There are no places to buy food/drink at the start point but if you go all the way to Big Wave Bay there are a few places to eat and get a drink also surf board hire as well.
sue n
30 November 2017|
Response from Ben Z | Reviewed this property |
Cannot make Saturdays but have a great hike, weather should be ideal !