Kam Shan Family Walk
Family Walk

Trail Summary

Length
1 km
Duration
0.5 hours
Region
Central New Territories
Overall Difficulty (1-Star Easy)

Length (Rating 1-Star)

Duration (Rating 1-Star)

Gradient (Rating 1-Star)

Surface (Rating 2-Star)

Shading Level
(3 green leaves represent high shading level)

  • (High)

Overall Rating (5 hearts is the highest)

(Rating 3-Heart)

Monkeys in Hong Kong do not live in Water Curtain Cave; most of them are found in Kam Shan, or commonly known as Monkey Hill. Starting at Kowloon Reservoir and Shek Lei Pui Reservoir, Kam Shan Family Walk is an uphill shady path mainly consisting of stairs. It can look back on Kowloon Reservoir and is very popular among morning walkers. It winds back to Golden Hill Road, which is one of the few places in Hong Kong where people can get close to macaques. Macaques, although not aggressive, may get out of control and snatch food from people. It is therefore important to keep an eye on your food and bags, and remember not to feed them or get too close to them.


Transportation Information

Start Point
Take public transport to "Shek Lei Pui Reservoir" bus stop.

Kowloon Motor Bus (KMB) routes - 72 and 81

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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