Hong Kong Islands : Lamma Island

Kyung Suk Oh

There are countless outlying islands in Hong Kong. Lamma Island is one of the most famous islands to the travelers. Near location from Hong Kong Island, well-prepared trails, beautiful beaches and tasty seafood restaurants are welcoming you. Only take a ferry at Central Piers of Hong Kong Island and you will arrive at the island in 30 minutes. This book introduces the smooth trail at the island first. It goes from Yung Shue Wan Ferry Pier to Sok Kwu Wan, another ferry pier prepared on the other side of the island. You will enjoy swimming and BBQ at the beautiful beach of Hung Shing Ye, which is located in the middle of the trail. Shower rooms and even a clean BBQ area are all open to the public free. After the legendary seafood restaurant of Rainbow at Sok Kwu Wan, you may walk for 30 minutes more to a fishing village of Mo Tat Wan, where you can take a Kai-To, a small ferry, to Aberdeen at Hong Kong Island. The giant floating restaurant of Jumbo will be waiting for you at Aberdeen Harbor. Where you have to come out of the subway station and where you have to turn for the ferry piers are all explained in detail. In addition to the information especially on the ways to the attractions, you will meet ferry time tables, maps and photos indicated by arrows and explaining boxes in this book. You need neither to chase after a guide nor to ask passers-by for your destination. You can fully enjoy the fantastic island by your own self.