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Address: Lantau Island, Hong Kong, China
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Lantau Island and Giant Buddha Day Trip from Hong Kong

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well worth the cost and time it took to visit this site - this is the second largest budda in the world, we took a glass bottomed cable car - a must experience, worth every penny

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

well worth the cost and time it took to visit this site - this is the second largest budda in the world, we took a glass bottomed cable car - a must experience, worth every penny

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

On our third visit to Hong Kong we finally got round to visiting the Giant Buddha! We went on the cable car and enjoyed the views. Going on a Monday the queues were not too bad ( about 30 mins). I was disappointed when I found out that the Buddha was only built in the 1990s but having said that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

We took a train to ride the skyway cable car to the big Buddha but it was closed so we had to catch a bus. It took about 20 minutes on a very winding road. Once arrived there is a precinct where you can buy food and souvenirs, or just take in the Buddha and other surrounding statues and picturesque... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

The view of Buddha is spectacular and the temples beautiful, well kept and the property does a wonderful job of combining tourism and a reverent space for worshippers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

After a glass bottom cable car ride up the mountain, which I can't comment on as I was blindfolded ( I can't stand heights), but I'm told was fantastic, the sight of the Budha was breathtaking. It is stunning.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

I loved visiting the Giant Bouddha, you get to visit Lantau island, far away from the city, enjoy nature and visit a mystical sight such as the giant Bouddha and the monastery.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

Everyone told use we had to go to the Buddha. So we did. It was easy to get to by train and then bus. The day was really misty so the expensive cable car seemed like a complete waste of money. Once there it was a nice easy walk to the Buddha up the steps. The Buddha was nice to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

My daughter and I took the Crystal Palace (glass bottom) cable car to Ngong Ping Village and Big Buddha. Splurge for the upgrade as the view to down below is spectacular ... and what an opportunity to take a photo of our feet over water!! Also you do not have to wait in the regular que. The ride is smooth... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

Religion never got me moving, neither a Krishna, Budha, a Jesus or Mohammed have been convincing enough. So a very large statue of one of the persons mentioned doesn't impress me much but makes me rather wonder why you would spend so much on dead metal for representing people known for their life lessons they gave. Would be more in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

So worth a visit!!! We took the tube to Tung Chung about half an hour from our hotel in Tsim sha Tsui. Don't fall for the all inclusive package for $399hkd (£36ish) it says it includes the monastery, big Buddha etc but you actually don't pay for these things anyway!! We decided to go for the $245hkd which included the... More 

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