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PostSubject: Tai Tam Country Park (Quarry Bay Extension)   Tue Apr 29, 2008 2:04 pm

Tai Tam Country Park (Quarry Bay Extension)


Description
Tai Tam Country Park is nestled in the eastern corner of Hong Kong Island. From Jardine's Lookout in the north, it sprawls across rolling slopes of The Twins to end at the southern border on Stanley Gap Road. The western border lies in Wong Nai Chung Gap, while Tai Tam Road marks its eastern boundary. Designated in 1977, the park occupies a total area if 1,315 hectares, or one fifth of Hong Kong Island's land area.

Address
South-east of the urban area on Hong Kong Island

Enquiries
Tel: 2150 6868
Fax: 2317 0482

Transportation
1. In Quarry Bay, walk uphill along Mount Parker Road. It takes about an hour to get to the starting point in Quarry Gap. For your return journey, take bus no. 4, green minibus no. 16M or bus no. 314 (only on public holidays).

2. Take bus no. 6, 61 or green minibus no. 5 or 36. Get off at the bus stop outside Wong Nai Chung Reservoir Park on Wong Nai Chung Gap Road. Walk up the road past the northern bank of the reservoir and Parkview for the starting point. For your return journey, walk north from Mount Butler Road to Quarry Bay.

3. Take bus no. 6, 6A, 6X, 73 or 260, or green minibus no. 16M or 40. Get off at the bus stop for Wilson Trail on Stanley Gap Road. For your return journey, catch bus no. 6, or 61 or green minibus no. 5 or 36 in Wong Nai Chung Gap.

4. Take bus no. 6, 61 or green minibus no. 5 or 36. Get off at the bus stop outside Wong Nai Chung Reservoir Park on Wong Nai Chung Gap Road. Walk up the road past the northern bank of the reservoir and Parkview for the starting point. For your return journey, many public transport routes are available in Quarry Bay.

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Official Website
http://www.afcd.gov.hk/english/country/cou_vis/cou_vis_cou/cou_vis_cou_ttqbe/cou_vis_cou_ttqbe.html
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