Beyond Mount Davis: History Tour
YHA Jockey Club Mt. Davis Youth Hostel

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Have you heard about the story behind Mount Davis?

Mount Davis is steeped in history where it was an important artillery depot for the British armed forces – but did you know YHA Jockey Club Mt. Davis Youth Hostel was built beneath the fort ruins? Are you interested finding out the history of abandoned fort went through and where you can find it?

To explore these hidden past, our three-hour history tour will take you into the depths of this important fort ruins and revisit traces of memories from the past.

DETAILS AND CHARGES

Time: 2:30pm – 5:30pm (Approx. 3 hours)
Assemble Point: YHA Jockey Club Mt. Davis Youth Hostel
Language: Cantonese or Mandarin or English* (*Additional arrangement and tour fee required)
Walking Distance: Approx. 6-8 km
Age: Aged 3 and above (Participants under aged 12 or below should be accompanied by an adult)
Accommodation:  1 night stay in 4-person private dormitory for 4 or 1 night stay in TWO 4-person private dormitory for 8
No. of Participants: Minimum of 4 people (Maximum group size is 8 people,)
Fee: 4-person package: HK$ 2,390, included a 1 night stay in 4-person private dormitory room, guided tour fee, and 20% off when you order our BBQ package for 4 people
8-person package: HK$4,780, included a 1 night stay for 2 rooms in 4-person private dormitory room, guided tour fee, and 50% off when you order our BBQ package for 8 people
Registration Deadline: Two weeks prior to the activity date

Activities:

  • Learn about the defence facilities of Mount Davis and explore the military site of colonial era and World War II in Hong Kong
  • Visit the ancient trail and nature reserve of Mount Davis
  • Walk straight up to the highest point of Mount Davis with a panoramic sweeping sea view and overlook the surrounding islands.

Itinerary:

Route: YHA Jockey Club Mt. Davis Youth Hostel > Mt. Davis Military Site > Hong Kong Colonial era and World War II > Former Victoria Road Detention Centre > Mount Davis Nature Reserve > Mount Davis Ancient Trail > Lantau Peak > Dismissal