Hongs Kong offers enjoying wild safaris in the form of Mai Po marshes nature reserve. It is located in Yuen Long in Hong Kong. It hosts a large number of wetland birds who arrive during winter, spring and autumn migrations. This reserve has got the most exquisite beauty that one can enjoy peacefully. You can also hire a local naturalist guide who can provide you with all the required information about the place. A nature safari is the best part of the tours. You can reach this destination by so many ways. You can take a bus, a taxi, public light bus. Enjoy both your nature safari and ride. This area is under wild animal’s protection ordinance to curb human disturbance so you need a pass to visit the reserve. You can get the entry pass by writing to agriculture, fisheries and conservation department of Hong Kong.
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What to watch out for:
Place to watch different migratory birds like; saunder’s Gull, black-faced spoonbill and inter-tidal mangroves. Also you can enjoy seeing fish and shrimp ponds. Wildlife spectacles are worth watching.
Timing: The safari starts at 09:30, 10:00, 10:30, 1:30 pm, 14:00 and 14:30 hours.
HK$120; Summer Discount HK$ 90 (tours)
Entry is free
Address: Mai Po, Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong
How to Reach: From the MTR Sheung Shui Station exit from C and then take the bus 76K and alight at Mai Po Station in Mai Po Village. Then walk along Tam Kon Chau Road for approximately 20 minutes to the main entrance located at the car park of the World Wide Fund for Nature Hong Kong."