It all has a cool village feel with cheap and cheerful local restaurants back up on the road. It is famous for the wide beach smooth sand clear water and the rustic style.
Beach chairs and umbrellas can be hired there.
Shek o beach camping. Ad Special Rates in Shek O. Shek O Beach translates to rocky bay in English and is one of Hong Kongs best loved beaches. It is no wonder that Shek O is such a popular summer getaway.
Shek O is a beachside village on the south of Hong Kong Island. We particularly like the large Shek O Thai restaurant on the corner. This beautiful 5km trail offers more impeccable vistas while wandering through bamboo forest and lush woodland.
Sitting in the southeastern corner of Hong Kong Island the 701-hectare Shek O Country Park was designated in 1979. No I dont think you can camp at Big Wave Bay the one near Shek O. I have a sunburn.
Ad Special Rates in Shek O. If you do combine it with Tai Tau Chau start at Big Wave Bay Beach and end at the Siu Sai Wan Promenade. Dont Miss Out Book Now.
Tai Tau Chau 大頭洲 at Shek O 石澳 is just one of the many family-friendly adventures in Hong Kong. There are three interconnecting hiking. You can bargain but theyre not expensive anyway 20HKD for a beach chair and they will carry them down to the sand for you.
Seen from the hill above the popular seaside destination of Shek O looks like a picture-postcard image of an ancient Chinese community. Long Ke isnt quite as remote as Sai Kung Tai Long Wan and in my opinion much nicer. Follow the sign for the Hong Kong Trail along the walk to reach Big Wave Bay.
Now you can just relax and enjoy this beach paradise with its crystal clear waters shark nets for safety and joyful visitors. At the foot of the Dragons Back is the popular village Shek O with its sandy beaches. To the west there are views of Stanley Peninsula and the South China Sea.
One of the most popular hikes in Hong Kong is the Dragons Back located in the Shek O Country Park on Hong Kong Island. Newcomers to Hong Kong will be welcomed here. Located very nearby and something you could do on the same day if you have older kids 10 is the Leaping Dragon Walk 龍躍徑.
Facing the South China Sea Shek O Beach is surrounded by a rocky headland that makes a perfect spot for rock climbing. But alas after a few months in Edinburgh where the sun is something most Scots see in movies and read about in books and a couple months in the Alps where only my nose saw any sunlight on the slopes my. Shek O means rocky bay in Chinese.
Shek O Beach Located at a beachside village on the south-eastern part of Hong Kong Island Shek O is a peninsula that literally means a rocky bay. Paragliders hanging in the air and eventually drifting down to a beach at Shek O. In contrast to Big Wave Bay Beach the waters here at Shek O Beach are rather calm.
Pui O is a good suggestion. This fully serviced beach comes with everything to make your visit a pleasant one. From the north it extends along the ridgeline that links Pottinger Peak with Mount Collinson and crosses Wan Cham Shan and Shek O Peak Dragons Back to reach DAguilar Peak in the south.
It is located near the small Shek O villiage right outside the border of Shek O Country Park. Shek O Beach. Although wan tsai in SK and Pui O on lantau are easy my fav is still Lo Kei Wan.
I almost never sunburn thanks to my native Pacific Islander skin right. Dont Miss Out Book Now. Time Magazine even called this the best urban hike in Asia back in 2004.
Take the 60 HKD approximately USD8 rental fee as an investment for saving your skin. Its ambience is still traditional and rustic in dramatic contrast to the millionaires mansions on the surrounding hillsides and headland. Shek O Beach the most rustic yet one of the most crowded beaches.