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At 1624 feet tall this is one of Hong Kong's most recognizable landmarks.
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Hong Kong, China
Wong Tai Sin District
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"wong tai sin station"
in 4 reviews
"great hike"
in 5 reviews
"wear proper shoes"
in 3 reviews
"dropped off"
in 2 reviews
"uphill hike"
in 2 reviews
"great workout"
in 2 reviews
"trail head"
in 2 reviews
"bring plenty of water"
in 2 reviews
"maclehose trail"
in 2 reviews
"park entrance"
in 2 reviews
"sha tin"
in 3 reviews
"country park"
in 2 reviews
"starting point"
in 2 reviews
"degree view"
in 2 reviews
"views are amazing"
in 2 reviews
"views of hong kong"
in 2 reviews
"new territories"
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I love walking and hiking, but I wouldn't say we are the 'fittest' couple going - we do try and walk as much as possible, but I, in particular, has quite a lot of weight to my body. We hiked to the...More

Thank mbetowler
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This hike is a great way to escape the city for a morning or an afternoon. It is not very crowded and offers excellent views at the top and along they way. I also had a monkey follow me for a little while until he/she...More

Thank Michael S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've done a lot of hiking, am ex-military, in reasonably good shape still, and let me tell you at the outset that this hike is not easy. OK, now about the trail... The starting point is Wong Tai Sin MTR. From there you have two...More

Thank jvankl
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

This is one of the highest peak in HK and offers spectacular view of the city. But let me warn you , this is a hiking range and you have hike all the way up to get to the top. But just before you decide...More

1  Thank Dileep K
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

A very very long hike, extremely steep, especially in HK's terribly hot and humid weather. Has good views on top but be prepared. You should also take a minibus or taxi to the start of the route because walking there from Wong TAi Sin MTR...More

1  Thank 852ishome
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

We read about this ahead of time and were recommended to do it by friends of our's. We are in great shape but wow, this was a bit tough! We rode the train to the closest station but couldn't find a taxi, so we walked...More

1  Thank surfandstroll
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

The Lion Rock as its name suggests is a lion shaped mountain (on the edge). It also has a famous tunnel by the same name, one of the ways to get to NT.

Thank PushExplore
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

Could see Lion Rock from Kowloon Tong and it is one of the Hong Kong symbol. I never thought of climbing Lion Rock though.

Thank Quack H
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Few urban hiking trails will offer the ease of access and the spectaculars of the views than the Lion Rock Hike. The internet has a lot of information on how to get there, but it is basically a 10-minute taxi ride from the Wong Tai...More

1  Thank JLlovetravel
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

A beautiful series of vistas. Many stairs involved in this climb. This seemed to be a common spot to have a picnic on one’s day off.

Thank Lorne_Alexandra
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mbetowler
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Response from jvankl | Reviewed this property |
From Central just get on the MTR Tsuen Wan Line, change to the Kwun Tong Line at one of the interchange stations and then get off at Wong Tai Sin (25 minutes in total). The hike to Lion Rock Peak isn't easy, but if you take... More
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