Dragon’s Back





The Dragon’s Back is located at Shek O, Hong Kong, it is a ridge between Wan Cham Shan and Shek O Peak. It was selected as the best urban hiking trail in Asia. 
Activities [Hiking]
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Start at 30 min 85 min 25 min 25 min
Big Wave Bay pin-png-2424Pottinger Gap 1471007774_Red_flagDragon’s Back pin-png-2424Shek O Peak To Tei Wan
1471009312_map Distance 8 km
1471007853_Alarm Duration 2 hr 30 min
1471007737_Food Supply None
1471007878_Revert Exit / Branch After arriving Dragon’s Back, at the right side of the trail there is an exit path going downhill to Shek O Road.
1471010186_Problem Difficulty Level 5 [Standard]

To: Big Wave Bay

Transport Route Get off at Remarks
Public Minibus Shau Kei Wan ⇔ Shek O Bay Way Bay
Bus No. 9 Shau Kei Wan ⇔ Shek O Big Way Bay

From: To Tei Wan

Transport Route Get on at Remarks
Public Minibus Shau Kei Wan ⇔ Shek O To Tei Wan
Bus No. 9 Shau Kei Wan ⇔ Shek O To Tei Wan

Sun protection is required, it is advisable to apply sunscreen and to use hat to prevent sun burn.

Total distance: 7.37 km
Max elevation: 272 m
Min elevation: 7 m
Total climbing: 385 m
Total descent: -265 m