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Tian Tan Buddha (Big Buddha)

Lantau Island, Hong Kong, China
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Lantau Island, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed yesterday

I visited Big Buddha with a friend in May 2017. Now back from the trip, I would say this is one of the must-see attractions in HK. The statue looked neat in pictures, but looks incredible in person. Pictures don't do it justice. You really...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Easy to travel to Big Buddha. Good vegetarian food. Great view. Nice excebition. You can go by bus or take the cabin. We took the bus an got a nice view of the landscape.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the place while transit on our return flight. We took a bus S1 and continue with bus 23 from terminal II cost only HK$17,2 for adult and half for children. Did not visit up to the Buddha statue as well as the Monastery...More

Thank DisneySea
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This Hong Kong attraction is easily accessed using the MTR. The aerial cableway provides beautiful views of the islands, stretching across the water to mainland China and Macau. You can soak it all in at your leisure as you travel calmly and comfortably some 5,6...More

Thank Schnetlers
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a nice sight to see but that's also why you are thousands of other people are around you. I would however, still highly recommend it. The Buddha itself isn't the best part, getting there is. I personally took the cable car up and the...More

Thank Nathan A
Reviewed 2 days ago

The perfect getaway from the madness of Hong Kong island, simply catch the MTR to Tung Chung, then take the cable or taxi. Quite a few steps to the top but well worth the exercise. The monastry at the bottom is also well worth a...More

Thank deanothebaggie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing sight on the skyline. Def worth a visit to see the sheer scale of it. Good photo opportunity. Great views from the top of it.

Thank Laura G
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The cable car ride is great to view the city and airport from above, and order is maintained well in the lines. At the top, there is space albeit the crowds going up... The steps to the Buddha leave many breathless, but we found them...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago

This Big Buddha is located at the top of the mountain in Lantau. We have take the Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car to the mountain. But unfortunately, the day I've visited it was raining. So riding the cable car was quite scary but it was...More

Thank tracyjocye1991
Reviewed 4 days ago

The ride up by cable car was spectacular and you get a taster view of the Big Buddha as you get to the top. There are plenty of shops to buy cheap and not so cheap gifts, and you can be reasonably priced food and...More

Thank Ian B
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Emma Q
July 14, 2017|
Response from Guido R | Reviewed this property |
Tung Chung Station. Exit B. about a 5-10min walk from the station (well signposted) I took a single and walked back, from memory $135HK. I think the return is 180 or thereabouts, more if you pt for the glass bottomed car on... More
Emma Q
July 14, 2017|
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Response from PaulRalston | Reviewed this property |
The cable car was not working when I went so I got a replacement bus up and down but it should be back by now. It is only a short walk from Tung Chung on the MTR. Well worth a visit.
Kelly G
July 12, 2017|
Response from Michael K | Reviewed this property |
We were in Hong Kong last month and stayed in East Tsim Sha Tsui. We took MTR to Lung Chung and it seemed not that long (time). And it is cheap.