Lantau Island Tian Tan Buddha Excursion in a Mercedes-Benz | La Vacanza Travel

Lantau Island Tian Tan Buddha Excursion in a Mercedes-Benz

Duration: 5 to 6 hours
Destination: China, China, Hong Kong SAR
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Hong Kong SAR
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Not-Cancellable

Overview

1. Local Markets and Cuisine: Explore the vibrant local markets and indulge in the diverse cuisine of Tai O. Experience the lively atmosphere while sampling authentic local delicacies.
2. Interactive Experiences: Engage in interactive activities that allow you to immerse yourself in the culture and lifestyle of Tai O. Participate in traditional handicraft making, learn fishing techniques, or savor local cuisine. These hands-on experiences provide insights into the local community's traditions and way of life.
3. Small Group Tours: Enjoy a personalized experience with small group tours. Limited group sizes ensure that the guide can cater to individual needs and provide a more intimate tour experience.
This tour aims to provide a unique and enriching experience in Tai O. With professional guides, customized itineraries, interactive activities, and small group tours, you can gain a deeper understanding of Tai O's culture, history, and natural environment while enjoying a personalized

Itinerary
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Stop At: Tian Tan Buddha (Big Buddha), Lantau Island, Hong Kong China

Tian Tan Buddha, also known as the Big Buddha, is a 34-meter tall bronze statue located in Hong Kong. Situated on Lantau Island, it is one of the world's largest seated outdoor Buddha statues. Visitors can climb a flight of steps to reach the statue's base and enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and the nearby Po Lin Monastery. The Tian Tan Buddha is a symbol of harmony, enlightenment, and peace, attracting both locals and tourists seeking spiritual solace. It is a remarkable engineering and artistic achievement, leaving a lasting impression on visitors. Exploring the area around the Buddha, visitors can also visit the Wisdom Path, featuring wooden columns inscribed with Buddhist scriptures. The Tian Tan Buddha offers a unique and awe-inspiring experience, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in Hong Kong's cultural heritage and spiritual significance.

Duration: 55 minutes

Stop At: Po Lin (Precious Lotus) Monastery, Lantau Island, Hong Kong China

Po Lin Monastery, located on Lantau Island in Hong Kong, is one of the largest Buddhist temples in the region. Situated in the southern part of Lantau Island, Po Lin Monastery is surrounded by beautiful natural scenery.

Established in 1924 by the Zen Buddhist monk, Venerable Sik Kwong Kit, the monastery showcases a unique blend of traditional and modern architectural styles. Its buildings include a main hall, a scripture library, a meditation hall, and various sculptures and Buddha statues.

Apart from being a place of worship, Po Lin Monastery is also a popular tourist attraction. Visitors can admire the magnificent temple architecture and experience the serene atmosphere of Buddhism. Surrounding the monastery, there are several hiking trails and scenic spots where tourists can enjoy the beauty of nature and escape from the hustle and bustle of the city.

In addition, Po Lin Monastery hosts various Buddhist activities and traditional festivals, attracting numerous devotees

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Lantau island, Hong Kong China

Lantau Island is the largest island in Hong Kong and is known for its diverse attractions and natural beauty. Located to the west of Hong Kong Island, Lantau Island offers a refreshing escape from the urban environment.

One of the most famous landmarks on Lantau Island is the Tian Tan Buddha, also known as the Big Buddha. This majestic bronze statue stands at a height of 34 meters and is a significant religious symbol for Buddhists. Visitors can climb the 268 steps to reach the Big Buddha and enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and sea.

Near the Big Buddha, you'll find the Po Lin Monastery, a prominent Buddhist temple known for its tranquil atmosphere and stunning architecture. The monastery is home to many Buddhist relics and serves as a center for worship and meditation.

Lantau Island is also home to Hong Kong Disneyland, a magical theme park that offers entertainment and fun for visitors of all ages. It features classic Disney characters

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Tai O, Hong Kong China

In addition to its stilt houses, markets, and boat rides, Tai O is also known for its natural beauty. The village is surrounded by lush green mountains and offers stunning views of the South China Sea. Visitors can take leisurely walks along the waterfront promenade, enjoying the fresh sea breeze and picturesque scenery.

For nature enthusiasts, a visit to the Tai O Mangrove Nature Reserve is a must. This protected area is home to a diverse range of flora and fauna, including various species of birds, crabs, and mudskippers. Walking trails allow visitors to explore the mangrove ecosystem and appreciate its ecological importance.

Tai O is also a great place to sample local cuisine, particularly its seafood dishes. Many restaurants and street food stalls offer an array of fresh seafood options, from grilled fish to shrimp dumplings. Don't miss the chance to try some of Tai O's famous dried seafood products, such as dried shrimp and fish maw.

Overall, Tai O offers a unique blend

Duration: 55 minutes

Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle

Exclusions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Most travelers can participate
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    Departure Point

    Traveler pickup is offered
    When you need transportation services, here are some detailed information to help you understand our service:

    1. Booking the transportation service: You can contact us via WhatsApp and provide your name, pick-up date and time, pick-up location, and destination. We will assist you in arranging the transportation service.

    2. Driver qualifications: Our drivers are carefully screened and trained professionals with extensive driving experience and knowledge of the area. They will ensure your safety and comfort.

    3. Delivery service: Our drivers will safely transport you to your provided destination address. If you have specific needs or requests, please inform us in advance, and we will do our best to accommodate them.

    If you need more information or have any other questions, please feel free to contact us via WhatsApp. Our team is dedicated to assisting you.

    I hope this helps! Let me know if you need further assistance.

    Airports

    • Hong Kong Intl Airport, 1 Sky Plaza Road, Hong Kong China


    Ports

    • Kai Tak Cruise Terminal, Shing Fung Rd, Kowloon City, Hong Kong

    Voucher info

    You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

    Duration

    5 to 6 hours


    User's Reviews

    Olivier_D

    12 Apr, 2024

    We had a wonderful time under Wing’s guidance. Tian Tan Buddha is a visit you cannot miss if you come to Hong Kong. The whole of Lantau island feels like a different world. The fishing village of Tai O was an interesting connection to the past.

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