The Great Outdoors
Hiking, surfing, country parks, and more in Hong Kong's great outdoors.
If you want to get a bird’s eye view of Hong Kong and admire its beautiful coastline, craggy peaks and lush country parks, then consider booking a paragliding session, where you’ll soar in a harness suspended below a fabric wing held up by strong, slender strings called lines, which control the speed and direction of the paraglider. Often climbing to altitudes of a few thousand metres, you’ll hike up a mountain for take-off, then land at a designated beach. Tandem flights are possible if you don’t fancy f
There are many promenades in Hong Kong where you can go for a stroll or simply relax and enjoy the beauty of Victoria Harbour. These pet-friendly places are also popular with joggers and cyclists, who appreciate the smooth, flat, tree-lined paths and the chance to exercise alongside the water.
Hong Kong may be a bustling metropolis, but it's a very green city too, with around 40 per cent of its land area designated as country parks. Here, gorgeous peaks, woodlands, coastlines and reservoirs await, many of which are easily accessible and suitable for beginners.