Safety Risk 60%
Pyramid Hill is located between Ma On Shan and Sai Kung, the hill is on Ngong Ping Plateau, it is pyramid-shaped so it is named ‘Pyramid Hill’.
|Starting Pt.||45 min||25 min||40 min||60 min||45 min|
|Ma On Shan Village||Ngong Ping Plateau||Pyramid Hill||Ma On Shan Au||Wong Chuk Yeung||Shui Long Wo|
|Duration||3 hr 35 min|
|Exit / Branch||After climbing Pyramid Hill, leaving at Tai Shui Tseng by going back through Ngong Ping Plateau (for further details, please visit Ngong Ping Plateau)。|
|Highest Pt.||Pyramid Hill (536 m)|
|Difficulty||Level 7 [Advanced]|
|Comments||It is not distant to climb Pyramid Hill from Ngong Ping Plateau, but there are loose gravel in such short route, clambering is still required. The splendid views of Sai Kung, as well as Ma On Shan can also be viewed at the top of Pyramid Hill, it is good for preparation of the future hiking plan to Ma On Shan, psychologically.|
Ma On Shan Village
- Taking Residents’ service route NR84 at Sunshine City, or taking taxi and get off at Ma On Shan Village
Shui Long Wo
|Transport||Route||Get on at||Remarks|
|Bus No. 99||Sai Kung ⇔ Hang On Estate||Shui Long Wo|
|Bus No. 99R||Sai Kung ⇔ University Station||Shui Long Wo||Only service at Sunday or Public Holiday|
|Bus No. 299X||Sai Kung ⇔ Shatin Central||Shui Long Wo|
The routes to Pyramid Hill are steep, and are with loose gravels, clambering is required.
It is recommended to bring along with enough food and water. It is not recommended to hike alone.