Big Buddha & Lantau Peak one day tour - in Hong Kong - LikeALocal Guide

Big Buddha & Lantau Peak one day tour


73 EUR

In the day trip at Lantau Island, you may enjoy visiting Po Lin Monastery with Big Buddha, and also hiking to second tallest peak - Lantau Peak as well. So It 's like killing two birds with one stone which is one of the best choices of visiting Hong Kong.

Duration: 9 hours
    Available in
  • English
Tour by Ho Lun
Local Expert

A young 80s who love hiking, traveling and adventuring. Now I am operating a travel adventure tour company in Hong Kong named OutdoorHongKong. Please feel free to contact me if you got any problems about visiting Hong Kong. Thank you! :)

Being an young adventurer, Kowloon has been to Tibet China (Everest Base camp) ,Sabah Malaysia (Mountain Kinabalu) and Indonesia (Gunung Bromo) . For the next challenge, he is going to have a journey in Nepal and finish the EBC trek.

Living in Hong Kong for over 20 years, I am ready to show you Hong Kong's hidden landscapes: waterfalls, beaches, hiking trails, nature around Hong Kong's smaller islands and new territories., as well as the local life of a Hong Konger.

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  • Po Lin Monastery, Ngong Ping, Lantau, Lantau Peak,Wisdom Path
  • Lantau Peak Sunset, Big Buddha
  • A day tour of Hong Kong outlying island, Lantau Island

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The world renowned outdoor seated bronze Buddha statue sits calmly on a three-storey pedestal. The 34-metre tall statue weighs 250 tonnes. It was built over 12 years’ time. Measuring 30 square metres, the solemn face of the bronze Buddha statue was cast in a single piece. Visitors could appreciate the Buddha’s relic, the most sacred item of Buddhism, and worship the Buddha in the exhibition hall inside the pedestal.

Lantau Peak or Fung Wong Shan (literally "Phoenix Mountain" in Chinese) is the second highest peak in Hong Kong and the highest point on Lantau Island, with a height of 934 metres above sea level. It is most famous for the sunrise or sunset scenery viewed from the summit.

We will start from Tung Chung metro station, take the bus to Ngong Ping, visit Po Lin Monastery & Big Buddha, and finally hike up to Lantau Peak.

We recommend to spend a day at Lantau Island. Therefore it takes around 9 hours for the day tour.

If we have time, I will show you the most well known fishing village in Hong Kong & have a delicious seafood meal there.

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What’s included & not included

  • Po Lin Monastery
  • Ngong Ping
  • Lantau Peak
  • Wisdom Path
  • Big Buddha
  • Hiking in Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong hiking
  • hike in HK
  • transportation fee
  • food and beverages

Meeting point

Tung Chung Metro Station (Tung Chung MTR Station, Tung Chung, Hong Kong)

This operator has 2 reviews for other tours


for Ho Lun ’s tour (Dragon's Back Hike)
First class gentleman. Very fit and knows his routes well. I definitely recommend Kowloon!

for Ho Lun ’s tour (Dragon's Back Hike)
Kowloon was such great company! My brother and I had a fantastic time hiking the Dragon's Back with him. Kowloon is very knowledgeable when it comes to HK's hiking trails, so definitely get in touch with him if you want to experience the area's great outdoors. We felt privileged that Kowloon took a day of annual leave from his full time job in order to hike with us. Thank you Kowloon, and if you ever come to London, let me know!

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