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Shek O

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Great beach on Hong Kong Island

This side of Hong Kong was a surprise for me. Away from highrise buildings and too crowded streets... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Beautiful Beach

Beautiful village and beach on the east side of HK Island. Take a bus ride around the island to... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
Vancouver, Canada
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“big wave bay”(12 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This side of Hong Kong was a surprise for me. Away from highrise buildings and too crowded streets. I took bus 9 to Shek O village. Great busride with amazing views.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mphtravel
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Beautiful village and beach on the east side of HK Island. Take a bus ride around the island to this secluded spot; you'd never know you're in Hong Kong! A few nice restaurants off the road between the bus terminus and the beach.

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank AlvinNarod
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

We visited last week for the day. The scenery on the way is spectacular through mountains. Beach was very quiet. Some work going on in various places due to last months typhoon, therefore a few piles of driftwood etc to still clear. Weather was overcast...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jayne G
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Try to fine the cave closer to the beach It’s so nice and can be dangerous as the waves can hit harder and comes in close to you The lights house is a place for pictures The beach is nice and few places to have...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank MathishaY1
Reviewed September 12, 2018

This is where I would go after the hike to the Dragon's Back. Sitting by the beach sipping a bottle of beer.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank worldwidekim
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We came to Shek O village in a very rainy day. Yet, the views were beatiful! We reached the beach side and then climbed a little bit up to the hill, via the Lovers' Bridge (taking the path toward Tai Tau Chau). On the top...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rina L
Reviewed August 25, 2018

We explored this area by foot, and really enjoyed it. We wished the weather had been better so we could have enjoyed it more.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank mbetowler
Reviewed August 7, 2018

On 21 July 2018, the writer went to Shek O by taking metro to Sheu Kei Wan station and then bus No. 9 to the final stop in the early morning. There were facilities such as toilet, fresh water shower bath and changing room. After...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Wilfred P
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Nice spot HK getaway. A bit far but worth the trip. A petty they took the barbecue. Can be a bit crowded on weekends or public holidays. Nice relaxed atmosphere and with good restaurant options around.

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Alexandre C
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Shek O is the perfect example of what amazes me about Hong Kong! You would never know you're just a couple of miles away from the concrete jungle that is Hong Kong island. This is definitely a touristy area (if you're looking for more essential...More

Date of experience: December 2017
4  Thank rmiasnik
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August 14, 2018|
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Response from gerardor936 | Reviewed this property |
It deppends on what are you planning, the beach is small and the waves are just perfect for surf but, is kinda far away and there is just 1 bus once in a while during day so if you are planning to stay the whole night there... More
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Response from Bucefalo_Simi | Reviewed this property |
well why not? short bus ride and you are in a quiet place , beach, fewe shops, nice atmosphere!