Hong Kong Sok Kwu Wan
Sok Kwu Wan) is a bay located on the east coast of Lamma Island in Hong Kong. Near Sok Kwu Wan Pier, in addition to the well-known seafood restaurants, as well as a city with Sok Kwu Wan Tin Hau Temple 150 years of history. Sok Kwu Wan old was named as the British Picnic Bay, Chinese meant for picnics Bay. Sok Kwu Wan ferry external transport entirely on two routes, namely a range of about 35-40 minutes, and from the Hong Kong and Kowloon Ferry Central Pier; and a range of about 30 minutes to and from Aberdeen (via Mo Tat) of Chuen Kee Ferry.
Sok Kwu Wan on Lamma Island, formerly known as Lamma Island, Sok Kwu Wan mostly mountainous, the highest point south of the mountain pond in Yung Shue Wan and Sok Kwu Wan has some ground. An artificial northwest of Reclamation - pineapple Tsui. Sok Kwu Wan allowed to travel, green plants everywhere. Here planted many banana trees, frogs and crickets echoes, palm trees provide shade, compared with people. Some roam around the island allows you to pick some vegetables. Most boats have first-Banyan Village, from where it can be to many attractions and beaches of the island.
Sok Kwu Wan on Lamma Island residents 6,000 people, mostly living in the north of the relatively flat terrain, can be used as farmland Yung Shue Wan area. But some people living in the south of Sok Kwu Wan. Hong Kong's economy took off since the 1970s, many young residents from Lamma Island, Hong Kong moved out to make a living, Lamma Island, like other rural development like the rest of the older generation on the island. After 1990, Hong Kong Electric Co., Ltd. in the northwest of the island pineapple Tsui reclamation build power plants, more foreign engineers moved to the area inhabited by Yung Shue Wan, Lamma Island, some Western-style cafe area gradually ﹑ restaurant, the island where East meets West . After the 1997 handover, because foreigners need a visa to work in Hong Kong, Lamma Island within some expatriates evictions, but remains undiminished westernized atmosphere of the island.
The most outstanding feature is the simple Sok Kwu Wan quiet, reserved most of the fishing port flavor; here, you can enjoy seafood lunch and then continue into action, the price is regarded as economically reasonable. If weekdays to Sok Kwu Wan, better enjoy the tranquil atmosphere. Sok Kwu Wan seafood restaurants on the island is famous. From here, the nearest beach is not great, but very clean, walk 20 minutes. In Sok Kwu Wan Tong mountain to climb 353 meters, overlooking the beautiful scenery.
Scenic Area Address: Lamma Island east coast of the Gulf of Hong Kong
Car lines: from Central Pier 4 to Sok Kwu Wan ferry there; between six o'clock every morning to ten at night there are boats from Aberdeen to Sok Kwu Wan