Hong Kong Island / Shek O Back Beach

Continent
Asia
Country
Hong Kong
Next Big City
Hong Kong
Next Town
Shek O
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rental, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Chop
Hazards:
Rocks
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Choppy water. Very narrow channel, wider after 100m upwind.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
Rocks, Concrete
Beach Users:
None

Small sandy bay.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, October, November
Wind Type:
No information
Best Direction:
NE, ENE
Main Direction:
NE, ENE

Normally easterly onshore winds.



How to get there

Transport
Car, Bus
Access
Short walk

Get to Hong Kong Island and to Shek O. The back beach is the northeast facing beach in the north of Shek O.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

Many restaurant at the busier Shek O Beach.