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Lai Chi Wo Geoheritage Centre

Lai Chi Wo Geoheritage Centre

Brief Introduction

The Geoheritage Centre in Lai Chi Wo Village in North New Territories is set up by non-governmental organisations in collaboration with local villagers and government as supported by Fung Ying Seen Koon. This centre aims to introduce the geological resources in Hong Kong to visitors and also raise the public awareness of geoconservation through the beautiful scenery, various geological features and old Hakka village in the region.

Theme & Content of Exhibition

  • Hong Kong UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Geology of Double Haven
  • Ecology of Lai Chi Wo
  • History and Culture of Lai Chi Wo Village

Opening Hours

Every Sunday and Public Holidays
(Except the first three days of the Chinese New Year)
10:00am to 4:00pm

How to get there

A ferry service runs between Ma Liu Shui and Lai Chi Wo on Sunday and Public Holidays. Visitors can travel by MTR East Rail and get off at the University Station, then leave station at Exit B and walk for about 15 minutes to Ma Liu Shui Landing No.3 for the ferry service. The normal boat traveling time is about 1 hour 30 minutes.

Depart from Ma Liu Shui: 09:00am. (Sunday and Public Holidays)
Depart from Lai Chi Wo: 15:30pm (Sunday and Public Holidays)
Fare: $50 single ticket; $80 return ticket (subject to operator’s announcement)
Enquiries: 2555 9269 (Best Sonic Industrial Limited)

Take green mini bus 20C(Special Route)at the minibus terminus at Tai Po Market MTR Station, get off at the Wu Kau Tang. Or take KMB 275R at Tai Po Market MTR station, get off at Bride's Pool Bus Station and walk to Wu Kau Tang. It takes around 2 hours to hike from Wu Kau Tang to Lai Chi Wo.

56K minibus run between Fanling MTR station and Luk Keng, get off at Luk Keng and hike to Fung Hang, it takes a 2.5 hours to Lai Chi Wo.

 

 

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