Pok Fu Lam Tree Walk
Tree Walk

Trail Summary

Length
3.2 km
Duration
1 hour
Region
Hong Kong Island
Overall Difficulty (1-Star Easy)

Length (Rating 1-Star)

Duration (Rating 1-Star)

Gradient (Rating 1-Star)

Surface (Rating 1-Star)

Shading Level
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  • (High)

Overall Rating (5 hearts is the highest)

(Rating 5-Heart)

Pok Fu Lam Tree Walk is the first Hong Kong tree walk featuring native plant species. This route winds along Lugard Road by the Peak Galleria. While admiring the beauty of nature, you also take in superb vistas of Victoria Harbour and the urban districts on both sides. The entrance of Pok Fu Lam Tree Walk shares the same starting point of Stage 1 of Hong Kong Trail. Despite its vicinity to the hot tourist spot, the Tree Walk offers escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, allowing you to feel the peaceful and pleasant ambience of nature. With support of good ecological environment, you will find 20 interesting plants such as Lance-leaved Sterculia with orange-red star-like fruits, Reevesia with fruits looking like starfruit, and Paper Mulberry with distinctive fire-like leaves along the trail. At the end of the Tree Walk, you can continue your journey from Lugard Road to Harlech Road for a visit to Lung Fu Shan Country Park where military relics such as Pinewood Battery and remains of old forts are preserved.

1 Machilus chekiangensis
2 Sterculia lanceolata
3 Eustigma oblongifolium
4 Viburnum odoratissimum
5 Ehretia longiflora
6 Litsea glutinosa
7 Celtis sinensis
8 Litsea monopetala
9 Reevesia thyrsoidea
10 Cyclobalanopsis neglecta
11 Aporosa dioica
12 Ilex cinerea
13 Schefflera heptaphylla
14 Polyspora axillaris
15 Zanthoxylum avicennae
16 Gironniera subaequalis


Transportation Information

Start Point
Walk along Peak Road towards Peak Tower after arriving the Peak. The start point is the entrance of Lugard Road.

The Peak Tram
New World First Bus route - 15 and 15B
Green Minibus route - 1

End Point
Same as start point.

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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