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Lantau Island Tour with Big Buddha, Tai O Boat Ride & Lunch

By Gray Line Hong Kong
Price was undefined, price is now $142
Free cancellation available
9h 20m
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup
Multiple languages

Highlights

  • Full-day excursion to historic & beautiful Lantau Island

  • Round-trip Ngong Ping Cable Car ride

  • Panoramic view of the majestic Po Lin Monastery

  • Tian Tan, world's largest outdoor sitting bronze Buddha

  • Boat ride around Tai O village's traditional stilt homes

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transportation from most centrally located hotels in Kowloon and Hong Kong Island

  • What's included

    Guided tour of Lantau Island by coach, Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's included

    Group Entry to skip the line. Cable car ride from Tung Chung to Ngong Ping ( mountain top )

  • What's included

    Vegetarian lunch at Po Lin Monastery

  • What's included

    On the summit, shuttle bus to Buddha after taking cable car, you do not need to climb 268 steps.

  • What's included

    Guided boat cruise in Tai O Fishing Village

  • What's included

    Return cable car ride from Ngong Ping to Tung Chung

  • What's included

    Tour ends in Tung Chung at 4pm, then take 1-hour coach transfer back to your hotel in downtown.

  • What's included

    If you do not offer a preferred pickup place or address, you will receive cancellation note & refund

  • What's excluded

    Dinner

  • What's excluded

    Gratuities for guide and driver (recommended)

  • What's excluded

    Taxi fare to meeting place if your hotel is not in the pickup list

Know Before You Book

  • At the cable car station, most people line up to enter through Individual Entry. The normal waiting time is 2 hours. You will use Group Entry which is a privilege benefit for travel agents' customers to skip the line. When you look at the long queues on site, you will like this massive advantage.

  • If you see your hotel name and pickup time on this page, it does not mean your tour guide can read your mind and know your hotel name automatically. Instead, please offer hotel name to the local tour operator by email or phone for pickup arrangement. Otherwise the tour bus will not go to your hotel.

  • Pickup is available from 60 hotels in Kowloon area & 40 hotels on Hong Kong Island. Check more pickup hotels from https://goo.gl/sJ4c4c Please inform your hotel name and you will receive pickup time. The meeting place is your hotel lobby or be advised to a nearby place to meet your tour guide.

  • If you book an activity less than 24 hours prior to the scheduled activity start time, you are required to telephone the local tour supplier immediately right after your booking. The office is open from 0700 to 2100. If no one answers, please telephone again at 0700 next day to add to pickup list.

  • From a hotel on Lantau Island, or layover trip from airport & return to airport on the same day, pickup from the taxi stand of Tung Chung cable car station at 10:55. It costs HKD118 by taxi for 20 minute drive. No refund for taxi fare or tour price. The tour ends at Tung Chung Cable Car at 4pm.

  • When Cable Car is suspended to carry out bi-monthly regular scheduled maintenance, or closed due to severe weather warning, this tour will be operated by coach. No reduction in the tour price for the lack of the cable car ride.

  • In the event that the boat ride is suspended in Tai O village, a HKD20 retail cash coupon will be issued for use in Ngong Ping 360 souvenirs shops.

  • Children 2 and younger are complimentary.

  • As informed by Ngong Ping Cable Car Company, Ngong Ping Cable Car Service will be closed temporarily for scheduled maintenance on 14 Jan 2020.

What you can expect

A giant Buddha perched above a serene monastery, a fishing village built on stilts over quiet canals—Lantau Island feels a world away from the bustle of Hong Kong. Escape to this historic isle by coach and make your way to the Tian Tan Buddha, cruise the waterways of Tai O, and linger over lunch.

After being picked up in Hong Kong, take a coach to Lantau Island. Take cable car to the mountain top, you do not need to climb 268 steps. You can take free shuttle bus to begin your journey by admiring the world's largest outdoor seated bronze Buddha. Take in 360-degree views of the island's forested hillsides and blue-green water as you soar toward the towering 112-foot (34-m) statue.

The imposing—but kind-looking—Tian Tan Buddha appears to welcome you. Spend some free time reflecting or stroll through the museum underneath the Buddha at your own pace before lunch. Nearby, the Po Lin Monastery’s lush, colorful gardens catch your attention, as do the delicious smells coming from its restaurant. Sit down to taste the traditional flavors of China's vegetarian cuisine before making your way to the waterfront for the final portion of your tour.

Board a charming boat for a cruise through Tai O, a fascinating, old-fashioned fishing village built on stilts that stretch out over the surface of a protected inlet. Salty smells fill the air as you glide around precariously perched stilt houses and soak up an age-old way of life.

Location

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Activity Location

  • Multiple Locations Visited
  • Lantau Island
  • Hong Kong New Territories

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • B P International House - pickup at 10:00
  • 8 Austin Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Gateway Hong Kong Hotel - pickup at 10:00
  • 13 Canton Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Harbour Grand Hong Kong - pickup at 09:45
  • 23 Oil Street
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Island
  • Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees - pickup at 09:50
  • 199 Kowloon City Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Harbour Plaza Metropolis - pickup at 10:20
  • 7 Metropolis Drive
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Holiday Inn Golden Mile - pickup at 10:10
  • 50 Nathan Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Intercontinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong - pickup at 10:15
  • 70 Mody Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Imperial Hotel - pickup at 10:05
  • 32-34 Nathan Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel - pickup at 10:00
  • 3 Canton Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Metropark Hotel Mongkok - pickup at 09:50
  • 22 Lai Chi Kok Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Marco Polo Prince Hotel - pickup at 10:00
  • 23 Canton Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Prudential Hotel - pickup at 10:00
  • 222 Nathan Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Royal Plaza Hotel - pickup at 09:45
  • 193 Prince Edward Road West
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Renaissance Hong Kong Harbour View Hotel - pickup at 10:05
  • 1 Harbour Road
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Island
  • The Cityview Hotel - pickup at 09:55
  • 23 Waterloo Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • The Kowloon Hotel - pickup at 10:05
  • 19-21 Nathan Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
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