|Attractions||Hexagonal rock columns, Twist rock columns, Po Pin Chau, Sea Caves, etc.|
|Starting Pt.||30 min||35 min||90 min|
|Pak Tam Chung||Man Yee Au||High Island West Dam||High Island East Dam|
|Distance||10 km (through MacLehose section 1)|
|Duration||2 hr 30 min|
|Exit / Branch||Not available|
|Difficulty||Level 5 [Standard]|
Pak Tam Chung
|Transport||Route||Get off at||Remarks|
|Bus No. 94||Sai Lung ⇔ Wong Shek Pier||Pak Tam Chung|
|Bus No. 96R||Diamond Hill station ⇔ Wong Shek Pier||Pak Tam Chung||Available on Sunday and Public Holiday|
|Minibus No. 7||Sai Kung ⇔ Hoi Ha||Pak Tam Chung|
|Minibus No. 9||Sai Kung ⇔ Lady MacLehose Holiday Village||Pak Tam Chung|
High Island East Dam
- By shuttle bus to Sai Kung Town (Ticket booking is required, please click here for details)
- By minibus No. 9A to Pak Tam Chung (Available on Sunday and Public Holiday between 3pm to 6pm)
- By taxi to Sai Kung Town (telephone booking is usually required)
It is recommended to spare more times for booking taxi, especially in public holiday.
For the ease of transportation arrangement, it is advisable to reach East Dam by taxi to start, then walk through MacLehose trail to Pak Tam Chung.
Do not climb on the breakwaters.
Do not climb on the rock columns.
High Island Reservoir (East Dam) is a geopark of Hong Kong, please observe the safety code and guidelines when visiting the geopark.
Max elevation: 132 m
Min elevation: 9 m
Total climbing: 272 m
Total descent: -234 m