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Inspiration Lake, Hong Kong

Categories: Theme Parks, Water & Amusement Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4/5 based on 35 reviews on the web
Inspiration Lake, officially known as The Inspiration Lake Recreation Centre, is a 12-hectare artificial lake located in Penny's Bay, Lantau Island, Hong Kong. The lake, opened on 16 August 2005, was created as part of Hong Kong Disneyland Resort as a dual-purpose project for recreation and an irrigation reservoir.Inspiration Lake was built by the Hong Kong Government and managed by the Hong Kong International Theme Parks. It opens daily from 09:00 - 19:00; entrance is free.FacilitiesThe entire Recreation Centre has a total area of about 30-hectares, and consists of the 12-hectare lake — the largest artificial lake in Hong Kong, a boat centre, arboretum, 1,500 m jogging trail with exercise areas and a children's playground. The lake has a depth of between 6.5 and 7.5m, and features waterfall cascades and water fountains/jets capable of shooting up to 18 m in height; and decorated with natural and man-made boulders plus some 4,800 trees and 430,000 shrubs. Facilities on site include changing rooms, toilets, seating areas, and a convenience store which also serves as a paddle boat and surrey bike renting center. There is also a children's play area near the boat and bike renting center.The artificial lake of 12 hectares features water cascade, water jets, and aquatic plants.The water jet at the lake with an illumination design can shoot water up to 18 m high. Apart from its recreational purpose, the lake water is a source of irrigation for the entire Penny's Bay.Along a 1500 m jogging trail emanating from the boat renting center and extending around the lake, there are fitness stations, gazebos and a bridge overlooking a small, picturesque waterfall.
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  • IT was great to be there, Walk around and see, the bikeboat was big fun, we did enjoy a lot! Maybe next time we go biking! 
  • 位於迪士尼樂園旁邊, 步行過去15分鐘左右吧。 去迪士屁的朋友可以順道逛一下。 有陽光的時間顯得特別漂亮。 
  • I didn't know this place was here until a few weeks ago. Its a short walk from Disneyland itself. Once exiting the train station you go in the opposite direction of Disneyland entrance. Its sign poste...  read more »
  • Nice area but too many ppl on weekends.
  • Nice place for cycling, scooter and picnic. Not easy to access and only a few parking space available.
  • A bit far away and too much people in weekend, but it is a good place for picnic
  • Nice place but washrooms are too sparse
  • The place is great but too bad when I went there with my friends, we weren't old enough to ride those bicycle boat thingy. We needed one of us to be at least 18.
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