Big Buddha Hiking Private Tour from Tung Chung – Half Day

● Venture out into the lush highlands of Hong Kong by hiking the legendary Ngong Ping 360 Rescue Trail
● Climb the stairway to heaven to the massive statue of Tian Tan Buddha (Big Buddha)
● Explore the tranquil grounds of the Po Lin Monastery
● Walk through the Wisdom Path and listen to your guide translate the wise Chinese sayings

per adult from

$110

NZD

Duration

4 hours

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Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Professional English speaking tour guide
    What's excluded :
    • Personal Expenses
    • Meals
    • Public Transportation
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: The Ngong Ping 360 Rescue Trail, Lantau Island, Hong Kong

    We’ll meet up bright and early at the Tung Chung MTR Station before starting the hike up to the Big Buddha. We’ll follow the Ngong Ping 360 Rescue Trail that’s approximately 7km long uphill (4.4 miles), so expect a LOT of stairs! As you continue up the trail, we’ll see panoramic views of the surrounding hills, Tung Chung Bay, and the airport. A few quick stops to snap some photos of the beautiful scenery will serve as welcome breaks before we reach our destination.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Tian Tan Buddha, Ngong Ping Rd, Lantau Island, Hong Kong

    Once at the top, we’ll marvel at the main attraction – the Big Buddha. Known locally as the Tian Tan Buddha, it is one of the largest outdoor Buddha statues in the world. Standing at roughly 35 meters, the huge statue is said to symbolize the harmonious relationship between man and nature as well as people and faith.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Po Lin Monastery, Ngong Ping, Hong Kong

    After taking in the sights at the Big Buddha, we’ll head right across to the Po Lin Monastery. One of the foremost monasteries in the area, it’s known for its sacred Buddhist icons, stately courtyard, and in-house vegetarian restaurant.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Wisdom Path, 大嶼山, Ngong Ping Fun Walk, Ngong Ping, Hong Kong

    Our last stop for the morning is the Wisdom Path. Just a short walk away from the monastery, this path is known for its 38 wooden columns that each hold verses from the centuries-old Heart Sutra. Listen as our guide translates the verses for you, invoking words of wisdom and prayer. What better way to end the morning than with a moment of peace and serenity?

    Duration: 20 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Tung Chung Station, Tung Chung, Hong Kong
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 7/10/2020 - 12/29/2021
    Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • 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
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

9

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Activity ID: V-92163P148

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