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Address: Tai Mei Tuk, Hong Kong, China
Description: Plover Cove is a popular destination for cycling and hiking.
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Fantastic views, little effort great reward!

From Tai Po Market you can catch either 75K or the 20c green mini bus to Tai Mei Tuk. From there follow the signs for Plover Cove Reservoir. The walk across the dam is a bit... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 24, 2014
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

From Tai Po Market you can catch either 75K or the 20c green mini bus to Tai Mei Tuk. From there follow the signs for Plover Cove Reservoir. The walk across the dam is a bit long but flat and there are quite a few people on bicycles. You are rewarded with spectacular views across the reservoir and the surrounding... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

We did a wonderful walk with superb views of the reservoir. Take the 275R from Tai Po market MTR station on a Sunday only. Get off at the Brides Pool terminus. Walk up the road for about 100 meters and take the Pat Sin Leng Nature Trail. The trail is not too difficult and your efforts are rewarded by lovely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

Plover Cove is one of those places where local people go to relax but don't get a look in on many travel guides. As local expats say this part of HK is the dark side. Meaning I suppose away from the neon lights. It's a beutiful part of HK that not many tourist will get to hear about or get... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2011

It is a very nice place to explore either on foot or wheel. We took many video and pictures when we were there. Right beside the reservoir, you will see people canoe and windsurf with the urban Hong Kong as their backdrop. You don't find much tourist there so it seems like this is off the beaten track.

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