Hok Tau Country Trail
Country Trail

Trail Summary

Length
2.5 km
Duration
1 hour
Region
North New Territories
Overall Difficulty (2-Star Moderate)

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  • (Medium)

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Offering a rare but pastoral scene with many farmhouses and farms that produce a type of local cabbages, Hok Tau is a great place for family weekend trips.  The entrance of Hok Tau Country Trail is a neatly arranged area of plantations.  The opening section of the trail stretches across ridges that lead up to a lookout overlooking Hok Tau, Lung Yeuk Tau, and Fanling.  Along the ridges there are also many villages and village houses, with some fields, each having their own characteristics, open to visitors and filled with children’s cheers and laughter.  By the side of Hok Tau Village is a huge piece of farmland, which is sowed with papayas, bitter melons, and fruits and vegetables in season, and where various kinds of dragonflies are seen in summer.  Kids will no doubt have great fun identifying crops and insects.


Transportation Information

Start Point
Get off at Hok Tau Management Centre and walk for 1 minute to reach the entrance.

Green Minibus route - 52B

End Point
Walk along Hok Tau Road to reach entrance of Hok Tau Wai for leaving.

Green Minibus route - 52B

The transportation information provided in this website is for reference only. Please check the updated transportation information from the websites of Transport Department and relevant transport utilities before setting off.

Hong Kong eTransport web page
https://www.hkemobility.gov.hk/

Route Map

The below map showing the route and the scenic spots along the hiking trail.
For details, please refer to the transportation information above and photos captions text below.

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