A concrete jungle––that's how some describe Hong Kong. And while it might not seem like it, this bustling metropolis has a lot of natural and scenic spots to offer, from its country parks to nature reserves. It's not just a hiking, mecca but also a runner's paradise.
Running around the city is one of the best ways to discover all its hidden gems while staying fit and healthy, so we compiled a list of running trails for your next run––whether you're a beginner, an experienced runner, or simply looking for a new challenge.
See also: 5 Hong Kong Running Trails Under 5km
1. Bowen Road
Bowen Road is possibly one of the most well-known running trails in Hong Kong. And for good reason. It's calm, scenic and easy to run to––perfect for a morning jog. This flat trail spans four kilometres one-way where you are guaranteed to enjoy a peaceful time given its car-free policy, free of noise and traffic. There are sights of Wan Chai and Central to dazzle you just below. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned runner, Bowen road is suitable for all levels of runners.
Distance: 4 km
How to get there: Take green minibus route 1 from Central to Magazine Gap Road