Floating grocery store and part of our trail
FANTASTIC PANORAMAS & FABULOUS DUMPLINGS
(or: A walk from The Peak to Aberdeen)

Following a ride on Hong Kong's cable-hauled funicular railway, The Peak Tram, most visitors believe they have arrived at The Peak itself.
Though the mansions cost squillions and the views are excellent, they haven't. They are at Victoria Gap. We, however, will actually climb to
the very peak of The Peak – or at least as high as we can before running the risk of getting arrested for trespassing.

From the Peak Tower we follow the road to the wonderful Victoria Peak Gardens and a rather exposed look-out. Next, we join the "Governor’s
Walk" before dropping down past High West with great views over Victoria Harbour, Kowloon, and the West Lamma and Sulphur Channels.
We leave the Hong Kong trail for a while to skirt the Pok Fu Lam Reservoir. Later we will stray onto a briddle path before the fishing harbour of
Aberdeen is spread out before us.

In typical Hong Kong style, we finish the hike by traversing a cemetery before reaching the Tin Hau temple and bustle of Aberdeen. Our walk
officially ends at the bus terminus on Aberdeen Praya Road, but you are welcome to join your guide for lunch at a tiny back street restaurant
which serves the best
dumplings in town – be that fried, steamed or in soup....
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View from The Peak and an Aberdeen panorama
Hike Summary
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this hike will take you.
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Distance:
13 km
 
Difficulty:
3 out of 10
 
Approx. Altitude Change:
Gain: 195 metres
Loss: 570 metres
Price:
HK$250
 
Highest Point:
495 metres
     
Time Spent on Trail:
3.75 hours
Walking: 3.25 hours + Breaks: 0.5 hour
     
Meeting Time & Place:
9:00 am
at Peak Tram Lower Terminus
     
  or 9:25 am  
at The Peak Look-out Restaurant
     
Finishing Time & Place:
1:15 pm
in Aberdeen
Price for this hike as a Private Event on request
   
Food & Drink:
Snack stops along the trail at 5 km and 10 km.
(Optional) lunch at Aberdeen (13 km) -
not included.
Michael Hansen, helping you explore Hong Kong's other side...
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Disclaimer
Participants on all Hansen's Events' hikes and rides take part entirely at their own risk. By joining any of our events all participants are automatically seen to
have agreed to have entered into a disclaimer which exonerates the outing leaders and the organizers from any personal or public responsibility whatsoever
and for any claims, injuries or damages arising thereof.
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Due to work commitments, holidays and other personal matters,
Hansen's Hikes & Rides has decided to
SUSPEND all operations until further notice.

Apologizing for any inconvenience caused,
we hope to partially resume our outings towards the end of the year.