Lamma Island

Location

Lamma Island, Islands Distict, Hong Kong, China

Reasons to visit

A isolated island that is so steeped in local atmosphere; best place to hike and taste seafood in Hong Kong

Our Ratings

Opening Hours

  • All day

Lamma Island is third largest island in Hong Kong, China. It is only second to Hong Kong Island and Lantau Island. Lamma Island is located in the south of Hong Kong Island, covering an area of about 14 square kilometers. The Island has always been quiet and peaceful. So after the sixties and seventies, this place has attracted many young people and the expatriate to inhabit in this island. Here also opened a lot of western restaurants and pubs, filled with an exotic romance. As it is close to the downtown, it became a weekend resort. It takes just a half hour boat ride to reach the island from downtown of Hong Kong Island.

Main attractions in Lamma Island

【Yung Shue Wan】
It is located in the northwest of Lamma Island. It is one of the main villages on this island. You can take direct ferry from Central, about 30 minutes, and convenient transportation. There are a lot of arts and crafts boutiques, bars, as well as continental and Asian cuisine bistro. Visitors can enjoy a delicious seafood feast and enjoy the stunning sea views at the same time.

【Sok Kwu Wan】
In addition to Yung Shue Wan, Sok Kwu Wan is another major village. It is in the south of the island. It takes about 30 minutes from Central by ferry straight. Sok Kwu Wan has fantastic scenery and there are a lot of open-air restaurant in this place.