Must-see attractions in Yuen Long

  • Hong Kong Wetland Park

    Hong Kong Wetland Park

    Yuen Long

    This 60-hectare ecological park is a window on the wetland ecosystems of the northwest New Territories. The natural trails, bird hides and viewing…

  • Ping Shan Heritage Trail

    Yuen Long

    Hong Kong's first-ever heritage trail features historic buildings belonging to the Tangs, the first and the most powerful of the 'Five Clans'. Highlights…

  • 500px Photo ID: 75122263 - Sea birds at Mai Po Nature Reserve of Hong Kong

    Mai Po Nature Reserve

    Yuen Long

    The 270-hectare nature reserve includes the Mai Po Visitor Centre at the northeastern end, where you must register; the Mai Po Education Centre to the…

  • Tang Clan Ancestral Hall

    Yuen Long

    The sense of dignified grandiosity is unmistakable at Hong Kong's most magnificent ancestral hall (c 1273). The spaces and ornaments are larger than life,…

  • Tang Ching Lok Ancestral Hall

    Yuen Long

    A finely decorated 15th-century structure in the southwest corner of Shui Mei Village, Tang Ching Lok Ancestral Hall is a gathering point for descendants…

  • Terrific Sunset in Ha Pak Nai, Hong Kong

    Pak Nai

    Yuen Long

    Literally ‘white mud’, Pak Nai is one of the best places to see the sunset in Hong Kong. This 6km stretch of coastline is dotted with mangroves, fish…

  • Shui Tau Tsuen

    Yuen Long

    This 17th-century village founded by the powerful Tangs is a 15-minute walk north of Kam Tin Rd. It's famous for its prow-shaped roofs decorated with…

  • Kat Hing Wai

    Yuen Long

    This tiny village is 500 years old and was walled during the early years of the Ming dynasty (1368–1644). It contains just one main street, off which a…

  • Lau Fau Shan

    Yuen Long

    Towards the northwestern edge of Hong Kong waters is Lau Fau Shan, a rural fishing village that hosts the only oyster farm in the territory. Today most…

  • Ping Shan Tang Clan Gallery

    Yuen Long

    Part of the Ping Shan Heritage Trail, this gallery and visitor centre gives context to what you'll see along the trail. It's housed inside the attractive…

  • Tang Kwong U Ancestral Hall

    Yuen Long

    Located along the western edge of Shui Tau Tsuen, Tang Kwong U Ancestral Hall was built in the Qing dynasty. It was turned into shops in the '50s, a metal…

  • Yi Tai Study Hall

    Yuen Long

    The 'Two Emperors Study Hall' was erected by the Tang clan in the 19th century as a school and a shrine to the God of Literature and the God of War to…

  • Tsui Sing Lau Pagoda

    Yuen Long

    Completely eclipsed by the high-rises next to it, the small, three-storey Pagoda of Assembled Stars on the Ping Shan Heritage Trail is one of Hong Kong's…

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