Exploring the City - Urban and Green Fringe Neighbourhood Walkshops

Exploring the best of Hong Kong’s walkable features, Day 5 brings a full day of guided walks around the region, from its urban heart to remote country trails. Some of the many walks on offer include:

Morning session:

Time

Title

Location

Walkshop Leader

Difficulty
(***** most difficult)

Details

08:30–14:30

Walkability and Citizen Science in Tung Chung through the FreshWater Project

Tung Chung

Earthwatch Institute

****

[PDF]
08:30-14:30 Mai Po Nature Reserve Guided Visit Mai Po World Wide Fund **** [PDF]

09:00-13:30

Shing Mun Country Park Guided Visit

Sha Tin

Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, HKSAR Government

****

[PDF]

09:00-13:30

Ancient Chinese Boulder Trackway Walk

Sai Kung

Guy Shirra

****

[PDF]

09:30-12:00

One City, Three Different Experiences

Admiralty - Tsim Sha Tsui - Mongkok

Designing HongKong

*

[PDF]

09:30-12:00

HydroActive Hong Kong

Central

Urban Spring Co., Ltd.

*

[PDF]

10:00-12:00

City Impression @Central

Central

Planning Department, HKSAR Government

*

[PDF]

10:00-12:00

Development, Urban Form and Mobility: Walking from Old Hong Kong to New Hong Kong

Mongkok

Hong Kong Institute of Urban Design

*

[PDF]

10:00-12:30

Walk with Clean Air

Central - Sheung Wan

Clean Air Network

**

[PDF]

10:00-12:30

Step up with history and topography – Walking with Stairs

Central - San Ying Pun

Walk in Hong Kong

**

[PDF]

10:00-12:00

Walking in an urban village: Kwun Tong under urban redevelopment

Kwun Tong

Victor Yuen

*

[PDF]

10:00-12:00

Connecting the CBD, Soho to the living communities by Escalator System

Central

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong

**

[PDF]

10:00-12:30

Walk the Tsz Sha Ancient Trail with TrailWatch

Tsz Wan Shan - Sha Tin

Trailwatch

****

[PDF]

10:00-12:00

A Cross-Section Through Wan Chai History

Wan Chai

Gavin Coates

*

[PDF]
10:00-13:00 Central Green Trail via TrailWatch Central Trailwatch ** [PDF]
10:00-13:00 Sir Cecil's Ride with TrailWatch North Point Trailwatch ** [PDF]

10:00-12:00

Cultural Triangle Tour

Central

A Chapter of The American Institute of Architects

*

[PDF]

10:30-13:00

Walk the Street, Sense of Life

Wan Chai

Hong Kong Public Space Initiative

*

[PDF]

11:00-12:30

Market Culture Experience

Wong Tai Sin

Link REIT

*

[PDF]


Afternoon session:

Time

Title

Location

Walkshop Leader

Difficulty
(***** most difficult)

Details

13:00-17:00

The Magic of Mui Wo on South Lantau

Lantau Island

Merrin Pearse

**

[PDF]

13:30-15:30

Creating a Pedestrian and Tram Precinct at Des Voeux Road Central

Central - Sheung Wan - Central

Hong Kong Institute of Planners

*

[PDF]

13:00-16:30

Tai Tam Country Park Guided Visit

Tai Tam

Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, HKSAR Government

***

[PDF]

14:00-15:30

Peak Trail Guided Visit

Peak Trail

Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, HKSAR Government

**

[PDF]

14:00-15:30

Market Culture Experience

Lok Fu

Link REIT

*

[PDF]

14:00-17:00

From the Modest to the Oldest pedestrian system

Wan Chai

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong

**

[PDF]

14:30-16:00

Experience the "Spirit of Creation" in the transformation of an old industrial zone

Kwun Tong - Ngau Tau Kok

Energizing Kowloon East Office

**

[PDF]

14:30-16:30

A Road from Grey to Green – to turn a heavy traffic and broken-down community into a green urban oasis with clean air, pleasant walks and landscaped parks

TST East - Hung Hom

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

*

[PDF]

15:00-17:00

Walking in an urban village: Kwun Tong under urban redevelopment

Kwun Tong

Victor Yuen

*

[PDF]

15:00-17:30

HydroActive Hong Kong

Central

Urban Spring Co., Ltd.

*

[PDF]

15:00-17:00

Cultural Triangle Tour

Central

A Chapter of The American Institute of Architects

*

[PDF]

15:00-17:30

Walk with Clean Air

Central - Sheung Wan

Clean Air Network

**

[PDF]

15:00-17:30

One City, Three Different Experiences

Admiralty - Tsim Sha Tsui - Mongkok

Designing Hong Kong

*

[PDF]

15:00-17:30

In the Know: Walking a cultural landscape of Hong Kong

Wan Chai - Sheung Wan

Melissa Cate Christ

**

[PDF]

15:00-18:00

Pedestrians being safe and feeling safe

Central - Wan Chai

Community for Road Safety

**

[PDF]

16:00-18:00

MTR Art in Station Architecture Walkshop

Central - Sai Ying Pun

MTR Corporation Limited

**

[PDF]