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Sharp Peak is fun for hiking

It is described as sharpest peak in HongKong. Be prepared, lot of water. After a tough walk you... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Trevor W
via mobile
Camping & Hiking combo

What you wanna do to save some time and energy is to camp there and hike the morning after! If you... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Souri87
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

It is described as sharpest peak in HongKong. Be prepared, lot of water. After a tough walk you enjoy the most rural scenery of Hong Kong. Decending is more difficult in my opinion. You can go down to Tai Long Beach. Walk back to Pak...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

What you wanna do to save some time and energy is to camp there and hike the morning after! If you are not a camper, take a speed boat to Ham Tim that will save you a good portion of hike. You'll be fully rested...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Souri87
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Well we started at Pak Tam Au and took the bus there. Then we went to sharp peak and returned the same way. The first thing to say is that we made it to the top in 78 minutes. We ran the whole way to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank Raymond B
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Only attempt if you have prior climbing/hiking experience. Not your usual hike, one that requires pretty good stamina and energy to get to the summit and down. Going up is tough but getting down is tougher. If you miss the ferry back, you will need...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

I recommend this only for trek lovers. View is very good. Don't do it during summer or during rainy season. Trek is not very difficult; but since its steep you will need time to rest in between. For people with average level of fitness, consider...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Neha G
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Considered to be the toughest hike of Hong Kong, but don't let this scare you, it's definitely doable. Some parts you have to use your hands and feet to scramble up and down. The hike itself takes at least 5-6 hours to complete and al...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank marcianoh2015
Reviewed 18 October 2016

considered as the most difficult climbs in Hong Kong. It took me 7 hours of hiking with16km length from Sai Wan Pavilion to Pak Tam Au. Between the journey, climbed up to Sharp Peak. Beautiful scenery from the top! along the way you can enjoy...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank fannyho
Reviewed 29 October 2015

This area of Sai Kung is absolutely stunning. Rolling hills, beach and really fresh air. I went on this hike with my wife. It starts very pleasant through a paved path, going through an old village. You may notice campsites all along the way. There...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank SiamTraveler2013
Reviewed 17 February 2013

One of the best hiking experience in Hong Kong. The peak is really sharp and you may climb on 4 legs and go down the same way... Splendid view from the top... if you pass near an old village near the sea on the way...More

Date of experience: February 2013
4  Thank andreleroychina
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