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Plover Cove is a popular destination for cycling and hiking.
Tai Mei Tuk, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The Plover Cove Reservoir is a very nice getaway from HK's city life. It is about half an hour away by bus or mini bus from the Tai Po Market Train Station. The dam itself is 2.2km one way, so a walk back and forth...More

Thank 648helen376
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

This time we have taken Minibus from Tai Po Market to Tai Mei Tuk Pool bus, than we rent a bike. This is how to enjoy the windy December plus beautiful nature panorama. We cycling along the cycle tracks look at as closed to Tsz...More

Thank Lifia K
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Difficult to begin, it had almost everything, hire a rowing boat or cycle, have a barbecue, or eat at one of the fantastic casual restaurants, go for a walk to the waterfall at Brides Pool or maybe arrive at dusk and watch the sun set....More

Thank rbuckell
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I've been to Plover cove many times with my Son & his 2 dogs. This time I took my friend as it was her first visit to Hong Kong & I think it's a good place to walk & chill out. Sit & have a...More

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The Plover Cove reservoir is an absolute must visit attraction while in Hong Kong. It's as far as it gets from central Hong Kong (located in the New Territories). The reservoir is beautifully located next to the green mountains, with numerous islands and islets in...More

1  Thank TheShis
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Plover Cover reservoir is a place that natural lover ll love to visit the scenic reservoir on the other side and the sea on the other side. The reservoir is 2 Km long and its very well be accesses by foot and by bi cycle....More

1  Thank Ashwathram r
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Accessible by bus and has a small carpark. Bike hire, boat hire and a barbecue area on site. Walk inwards towards the reservoir and you will be rewarded with a fine peaceful aura. Plenty of restaurants on the other side of the road. If you...More

Thank HKeater
Reviewed 22 March 2016

I’ve always had an inaccurate impression of HK. For me HK is a concrete forest. But my friend proved me wrong. He took my husband and I for a day trip. First he took us to Plover Cove Reservoir. All I could see was a...More

Thank faithandhope2live
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Yes. This requires a few transfer from MTR Kowloon tong 九龍 塘 station to Rail station @Tai Po 大埔 Then mini bus to 船灣淡水湖 Take a picture of this Chinese description so you can show bus driver or get help with direction. Scenic is absolutely...More

1  Thank LizaTam
Reviewed 24 November 2014 via mobile

From Tai Po Market you can catch either 75K or the 20c green mini bus to Tai Mei Tuk. From there follow the signs for Plover Cove Reservoir. The walk across the dam is a bit long but flat and there are quite a few...More

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Response from Margaret W | Reviewed this property |
Definitely it would be a great day out. I go there with my Son who lives in Hong Kong & we take his 2 dogs. You see many people with their bikes. Have a great time. I know you will.
Sue W
13 February 2015|
Response from Margaret W | Reviewed this property |
Yes to car parking & definitely yes to dog walking. Enjoy yourselves. We always do.