Violet Hill & The Twins
If you and your fluffy BFF are looking for a proper workout, Violet Hill followed by The Twins is the name of the game. After a hike accompanied by beautiful valley views, you’ll finish in Stanley where you’d have earnt yourself a cold drink and dog treat. If you’re not sure your bud’s little legs can make it all the way, you could just do Violet Hill and finish in Repulse Bay.
Starting point: Violet Hill, Wong Nai Chung Reservoir
Distance: approx. 5 km
Aberdeen Country Park
This is a fairly easy hike, making it perfect for smaller pups. It’s easy to get to from most places on Hong Kong Island, it offers scenic views of the Aberdeen Reservoirs, and it has picnic areas that serve as a great rest stop for a few dog biscuits along the way. If you want to extend, you can head up towards The Peak.
Starting point: Wan Chai Gap Park
Distance: approx. 4 km
The classic Hong Kong hiking trail is beloved for being easy to get to and easy to finish, with a short trip to the beach after you’re off the trail. You and your dog will also love that the iconic trail also boasts views of Shek O and Big Wave Bay Beach.
Starting point: Shek O Road near To Tei Wan Village
Distance: approx. 8 km