We went to Tai O for the day. We rode the MTR to Tung Chung and then took the bus to Tai O. It was very easy to find the bus at the MTR stop. The bus drive is scenic and passes a couple of interesting temples/monasteries (only saw them from the bus and weren't sure exactly what they were). The village is very interesting and is a great break from the city. It's very quaint and displays some old Hong Kong fishing culture. It has a couple of interesting temples and the houses are very interesting. We didn't do the boat tour, but were told by others that it was great. We did a hike into the country park and caught the bus along the road. The trail was steep, but beautiful and we could see the seated Budda off in the distance.
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