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Lion Rock Country Park

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Worthwhile hike

Nice hike, moderate difficulty. I managed it and I’m not exactly into fitness or a fit/sporty... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
via mobile
Beautiful hike, gorgeous views

The hike up is not tough, but there are a fair number of steps, and some portions of the hike are a... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Anurag A
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice hike, moderate difficulty. I managed it and I’m not exactly into fitness or a fit/sporty person. View is worthwhile at the top! Bring plenty of water, you don’t much breeze walking up although most of the route is shaded. You can definitely skip leg...More

Thank K_Leeds
Reviewed 19 August 2018

The hike up is not tough, but there are a fair number of steps, and some portions of the hike are a little steep! We hiked on a cloudy and rainy day and it was really slippery - would definitely recommend caution if hiking when...More

2  Thank Anurag A
Reviewed 30 May 2018

great reward for a little work. challenging but doable, not easy but great reward. a great view and perspective of hong kong. make sure to wonder around at top. there are a couple of different places to view/see from. crowded on weekends

1  Thank bruceallans
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We took the entrance near (not so near and a bit of a puzzle to find) Tai Wai MTR station. The dirt trail is forest canopy covered but steep climbing all the way up. You can see Amah Rock near the top of the climb...More

1  Thank SingaporeBms
Reviewed 14 April 2018

The hike to Lion Rock was the best hike that we completed during a week long trip to Hong Kong. We enjoyed it even more than the hike along the Dragon's Back. The hike offered plenty of exercise, great views, and best of all, monkeys...More

5  Thank kasejason
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

If you are looking to do something outdoors-ey and something that isn't about the usual sky scrapers and party, lion rock is an easy option. Both in terms of accessibility to the place and the hike, lion rock scores big. We took a cab (uber...More

2  Thank Sriram S
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Great views and wonderful hike, with great weather and nice breeze. It's not an easy hike so be prepared! Bring water and some food in your backpack then you are ready for the hike up up up! I almost gave up and not going further...More

1  Thank Dlovetravel
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

This mountain is the easiest mountain to access by public transport in Hong Kong. It’s good to go early in he morning and you will reach the peak in about 2 hours.

Thank Annie0608
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

It was a wonderful hike and would come back again for sure! Me, my wife and mother in law started the hike from Wong Tai Sin MTR and managed to complete the walk in 4 1/2 hours. It wasn't tough (my mother in law is...More

Thank Wong W
Reviewed 24 February 2018

An easily accessed trail as the starting point is just after Wong Tai Sin MTR Station. Be prepared that it has one of the steepest slope to start with so you may be at half stamina level by the time you reach the entrance of...More

1  Thank Good_Partner
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Shaira Mae U
13 May 2018|
Response from Sriram S | Reviewed this property |
Not a one hundred percent sure on this. As such they hike start point didn't have any entry gate, so I believe you can actually start by then. Also, few earlier posts mentioned photographers camping on top - so means, there... More
Shaira Mae U
1 May 2018|
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Response from CesseyL | Reviewed this property |
Nope it’s open for public!