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How much is the fare To Po Toi Island?

How much is the fare To Po Toi Island?

Non-residents of Po Toi Island are expected to pay $50HKD for a return ticket, or if you’re camping, $25HKD each way. You can pay by cash or Octopus from the ferry pier as your board the ferry. The ferry takes approximately 30 minutes from Aberdeen to Po Toi.

Where is Po Toi Island?

Hong Kong
Po Toi (commonly Chinese: 蒲台島, originally Chinese: 蒲苔島) is the main island of the Po Toi Islands and the southernmost island of Hong Kong, with an area of 3.69 km².

Whats in Po Toi Island?

Po Toi is the southernmost island in Hong Kong. And because of its location, it’s often referred to as the “South Pole of Hong Kong“. This scarcely inhabited island is best known for its peculiar rock formations, rock carvings, and seaweed.

How do I get to central Toi island from Po?

To get to Po Toi Island, you’ll have to take a ferry. There are two places you can board the ferry to Po Toi, (1) at Aberdeen and (2) at Stanley. No matter where you board, you’ll use this Po Toi ferry schedule to pick a boarding time and place.

How long is ferry to Po Toi?

about 30 minutes
The Po Toi Ferry departs from Stanley’s Blake Pier, with a travel time of about 30 minutes.

How do you hike Po Toi Island?

It’s almost an hour each way on the ferry, and there are a few different hiking options available. On arrival at Po Toi, take the Po Toi Country Trail along the coast passing the (humdrum) ancient rock carving to the sea cliffs at Nam Kok Tsui, then up to the lighthouse.

How do I get to Cafe de Aguilar?

To reach Cape D’Aguilar you can either take bus number 9 or the Shek O beach minibus from Shau Kei Wan MTR exit A3. During weekends there’s also an express bus 9X that goes from Star Ferry or Central Exchange Square. Take note, however, that some buses may skip Cape D’Aguilar and go straight to Shek O beach.

How do you get to Tung Lung island?

Tung Lung Chau can be reached by a ferry (kaito) from both Kowloon side, and Hong Kong Island side. The ferry only runs on Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays and takes about 40-45 minutes one-way. There are two ferry piers on Tung Lung Chau, Nam Tong Pier in the south, and Fat Tong Pier in the north.

How do I get to Po Toi country trail?

Getting to Po Toi Island:

  1. Board a kaito (small ferry) at Aberdeen Pier. The journey takes around an hour. This kaito service operates only on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays; or,
  2. board a kaito at Stanley Blake Pier. The journey takes around 30 minutes.

Can you swim at Cape D Aguilar?

Update 2020: since some time ago the marine reserve is a forbidden swimming area (purple area marked above). So you would need to keep your shoes in the bag (not good for flip flops) to leave before through the rocks. If you want to continue swimming to Shek O you will need to do it around all the forbidden area.

How long is the hike to and from Cape D Aguilar?

More videos on YouTube

Distance 7 km
Duration 2 hr 30 min
Supply Stores at Hok Tsui Village
Exit / Branch You can start at Radio station which can be reached by taxi
Difficulty Level 4 [Beginner]

How do I get to Tap Mun island?

Getting to Tap Mun (Grass Island): Take a taxi from MTR University Station, Exit B, to Ma Liu Shui Ferry Pier for a kaito. The journey takes around 1.5 hours; or, take bus 94 from Sai Kung to Wong Shek Pier for a kaito. The journey takes around 35 minutes.

How long is Cape D’Aguilar hike?

2 hr 30 min
More videos on YouTube

Distance 7 km
Duration 2 hr 30 min
Supply Stores at Hok Tsui Village
Exit / Branch You can start at Radio station which can be reached by taxi
Difficulty Level 4 [Beginner]

How do I get to Cape Aguilar?

Can I drive to Cape D Aguilar?

Cape D’Aguilar is a cape in the South of Shek O, it is designated as Marine Reserve. It is not easily accessible by the public, part of the road accessing to Cape D’Aguilar is privately by Swire Institute of Marine Science, a research faculty of the University of Hong Kong.

How do I get Cafe D Aguilar?

How to get there

  1. Take the Island line to Shau Kei Wan Station (Exit A3).
  2. Make your way to the outdoor bus terminus.
  3. Find the stop for bus 9 to Shek O via Dragon’s Back.
  4. Make sure the bus is making a detour to Cape D’Aguilar, especially on Sundays and public holidays.
  5. Alight at the Cape D’Aguilar Road bus stop.

Can you camp anywhere in Hong Kong?

To get in touch with nature, you can go wild camping in the designated campsites, or you can go for a holiday camp when you want to take a few days off the stress of city life. You can go to one of the campsites provided by the LCSD or other non-governmental organisations.

Where is grass island?

Grass Island (Spanish: Isla Pasto) is a conspicuous island lying across the entrance to Stromness Harbour in Stromness Bay, South Georgia. It was known as “Mutton Island” as early as 1912, but since 1920 the name Grass Island has been consistently used.

Where is Cape D’Aguilar located?

Hong Kong Island
Cape D’Aguilar, or Hok Tsui, is the peninsula located south of Shek O, on the southeast side of Hong Kong Island. It is one of the easiest coastal trails that lead to some of the most beautiful and picturesque spots on the island.

Is wild camping legal in Hong Kong?

Wild camping is the best way to connect with nature. But not all the countryside is suitable for wild camping. In Hong Kong, there are 41 designated campsites, and it is illegal to camp or erect a tent outside these areas. The law aims to protect nature rather than prohibit the behaviour of the public.

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