Days Out: Outlying Islands
Cheung Chau Island
Picturesque island with bustling waterfront and Mediterranean ambience. Highlights include Pai Tak temple dedicated to the Taoist God of the Sea. Regular ferries from Central.
Silver Mine Bay Beach
On Lantau Island, Silvermine Bay is a relaxed beach and a good option for children. The water quality is among the best of all Hong Kongs beaches.
Fine beaches, seafood restaurants and no traffic. A walk from Yung Shue Wan in the north to Sok Kwu Wan in the south may be completed in a leisurely couple of hours. Regular ferries from Central.