Hong Kong might be best known for its gleaming skyscrapers and neon-lit streets, but let’s not forget the city is also brimming with natural gems—think green spaces, outlying islands, scenic hiking trails and, of course, stunning beaches.
From the well-liked Tai Long Wan beaches to locals’ favourite secret shorelines, mark these locations down to plan a day of outdoor adventure with your loved ones this season.
Located at the ever-popular family-friendly Gold Coast Resort, Golden Beach is a picture-perfect spot that boasts a 545-metre stretch of clean pristine sand imported from Hainan Island, complete with fantastic sea views towards Lantau Island. Besides lounging on the beach, you can also take a leisurely stroll along the promenade or set up a picnic on the spacious green lawns in front of the Gold Coast Piazza.
How to get there: Take bus 962B from Causeway Bay (Moreton Terrace) or bus 252B from Tsim Sha Tsui (Middle Road).