Situated in the southeastern part of Hong Kong Island, Shek O, is one of the renowned tourist destinations for its natural scenery and a great retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life.
Shek O is home to several Grade II and Grade III historical and cultural sites, along with a first-class beach with excellent water quality, which attracts numerous visitors during weekends and holidays.
The government has plans to establish a water sports center within the area to provide a diverse range of entertainment options.
Apart from water-based activities, the Dragon's Back trail in Shek O is a popular hiking route featuring picturesque views along the way.
Some family-run stores provide daily necessities within the area; for more shopping options, residents can head to Shau Kei Wan.There are bus and minibus routes connecting the area to Shau Kei Wan and Central.
Apart from Shek O Village, most private residential buildings are located in Shek O Headland, such as Yau Yuen, Bigga Villa, Capescape, Cot by the Sea, Forest Hill Lodge, Mings Villa, Unir Garden, and Wing House. This area extends to Big Wave Bay, with a significant number of residences enjoying a certain degree of sea views.