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Central Green Trail

Peak Tram terminus, Hong Kong, China
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Forget the tram!

We started at central, and using the mid-level escalators gradually made our way towards the... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Josh F
Great alternative to the tram. Peaceful trail that gets away from the hoards.

We did this trail in hot, humid July. I am pretty fit and found it pretty easy walk. However there... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
HampshireRoo
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“urban jungle” (2 reviews)
“peak road” (2 reviews)
“great walk” (2 reviews)
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Peak Tram terminus, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We started at central, and using the mid-level escalators gradually made our way towards the Central Green Trail. The trail winds up the peak, and more or less follows the path of the tram. We did it during August - high temperatures and humidity, just...More

Thank Josh F
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We did this trail in hot, humid July. I am pretty fit and found it pretty easy walk. However there are steep sections and quite a few steps, my husband who is not that fit managed it no problem but the humidity/ heat meant he...More

1  Thank HampshireRoo
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Thank goodness other travelers gave instructions for finding the start of the trail (next to the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) building. Once you find the start of the trail, it's pretty well marked--and if anybody does get lost, there are people to ask along the...More

Thank Allise W
Reviewed 4 July 2017

My husband and I hiked up the Central Green Trail on a Sunday afternoon in June. Apparently this is exactly the wrong time of year to do it!! However, the drizzly rain kept the humidity at bay to a reasonably comfortable level and there were...More

Thank CBMelbourne
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Have ridden the Peak tram many times and wanted to hike the peak from the city. The trailhead is easy to find opposite the lower tram ticket office, just to the left of the WWF building under the overhead roadway. Contray to other reviews, I...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Well signposted route. Crosses a few roads and just look around for the signs. Some parts are steps some is quite steep but it's relatively short and the top half is very pretty. You can reward yourself at Pacific Coffee with its great views.

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 6 December 2016

I always perform uphill practice for endurance training. Start location roughly located at The University of Hong Kong Kotewall Road access and ascent thu Hatton Road. At Hatton Road you will see many local people doing same exercise as me. Don't hesitate to ask anyone...More

Thank 因比
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Easy to get lost as others say. Nice views and a completely different environment that lets you forget you are in an urban jungle.

Thank HelenaGuerra
Reviewed 13 September 2016

If you want to get to Victoria Peak, but don't want to do the touristy tram, then hike up. One way is this trail. However, as others have pointed out, signage is poor. I didn't see my first sign until Station 10 - and from...More

1  Thank doctorj42
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

If you are young, completely fit and healthy, and used to taking long uphill hikes then maybe this will be an easy hike for you. But don't be mistaken into thinking that this trails easy by couch potato standards. This is a 3km+ uphill battle...More

3  Thank Bob L
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