Kwun Yam Wan Beach - Windsurfing In Front of A Kwun Yam Temple

This beautiful beach is known for its aquatic sports recreation areas.
It is a luscious beach with fine white sand and provides many water sports facilities, particularly for windsurfing.

Windsurfing has been a popular leisure sport in Hong Kong.
The best time for windsurfing is between October and December.
At the northern end of the beach, there is a windsurfing sports centre.
The sports centre provides windsurfing courses for visitors.
Visitors can also rent sailboards and kayaks from the sports centre.

In the south eastern end of the beach, there is an uphill path leading to a Kwun Yam Temple.
So, the beach is known as "Kwun Yam Beach" or "Kwun Yam Wan Beach".
It is worth to take a look if you have spare time.

The beach is located on the Cheung Chau Island.
To get to the island, take the MTR to Hong Kong MTR Station and leave at Exit E1.
Find the IFC Mall and walk through it to get to the Central Ferry Piers.
Look for the Pier No.5 to Cheung Chau Island and board the ferry.
It takes about 1 hour from the pier to reach the island.

At the Cheung Chau Ferry Pier, turn right and walk along Tung Wan Road to Cheung Chau Beach Road.
Then, walk along Cheung Chau Beach Road to Hak Pai Road.
The beach is near the Hak Pai Road.

Location: Kwun Yam Wan Beach
Address: Hak Pai Road, Cheung Chau Island

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