The Lantau Trail is a 70 km circular trail around the southern half of Lantau Island. It is broken down into 12 stages.
The trail starts and finishes at Mui Wo if the full trail was completed. Each stage is well sign posted and every junction the same so its just a matter of following the signs to complete each stage. There are also marker post every 500m so you know where you are at any time.
The walks can cause problems to some hikers you never know and it is advisable to always carry a whistle,the procedure if you need assistant is as follows:
Six long blast on the whistle within 1 minute,wait 1 minute and repeat the procedure until rescue arrives.There are many stopping points along most of the trails with seating and b.q areas,but not many of the trails has toilet facilities.The 12 stages of the Lantau trails are to give the hiker the choice of either easy,difficult and strenuous .The trail from PAK KUNG AU via SUNSET PEAK is difficult but rewarding when you reach the top for some breath taking scenery.