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Field Trip: Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park Tour plus Glass Bottomed Boat Excursion

Thursday, 20 May 2021
9.45 am to 3.45 pm
The RGS is pleased to offer a tour to the magnificent Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park. This includes an eco-guided tour on a glass bottomed boat. The marine tour is run in conjunction with the WWF at its Marine Centre in Hoi Ha Wan near Sai Kung.

The Hoi Ha Wan Marine Park is one of the finest marine parks in Hong Kong.  It is surrounded by lush green hills and situated in a sheltered bay north of the Sai Kung West Country Park.  It covers an area of over 260 hectares and is home to more than 60 coral and 120 fish species. 

This trip provides an exciting opportunity to appreciate valuable marine resources with an interactive workshop to learn about ocean ecology, marine protected areas and plankton. Following this is the highlight of the day with an eco-guided tour by a covered glass bottomed boat.  The boat offers an amazing vantage point to see one of the best sea areas in Hong Kong with good water quality and diverse marine life.  The waters are rich in coral communities, fish and are surrounded by mangrove trees.


09:45 Depart from City Hall, Central (coach pick up)
11:00 Arrive at Hoi Ha Wan Village & walk to Hoi Ha Wan Marine Centre (air-conditioned)
11:15 Marine workshop 
12:15 Lunch break (self-brought packed lunch)
13:00 Eco-guided visit of Hoi Ha Wan Marine Area on the covered Glass Bottomed Boat 
14:45 Coach pick up at Hoi Ha Wan Village
15:45 Arrive at City Hall, Central
Members and their guests are most welcome to attend this event, which is HK$680 for Members and HK$780 for their guests.

In the event of over-subscription, priority is to be given to Members.

Due to social distancing, this is a small size trip with reduced capacity, which has been reflected in the cost.  This event is going to be held within our understanding of the social distancing rules of the Government then prevailing.  Social distancing regulations are to be observed at all times. 

To reserve places, please email the RGS-HK on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You'll then receive booking instructions and a booking form. Detailed joining instruction will follow shortly before the event.

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