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Lantau Enlightenment Afternoon Tour

By Gray Line Hong Kong
Price was undefined, price is now ¥13,361

Features

Free cancellation available
6h 10m
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup
Multiple languages

Highlights

  • VIP Group Pass to skip the line of Ngong Ping 360 Cable Car

  • Upgrade available to a crystal cabin

  • Po Lin Monastery and Big Tian Tan Buddha

  • Boat ride around Tai O fishing village

  • Chance to see Pink Dolphin in summer time

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Escorted afternoon tour to Lantau Island

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transportation to and from 100+ hotels

  • What's included

    1-way cabin cable car ride (Group Entry to skip the line)

  • What's included

    Guided boat cruise in Tai O Village

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's included

    Tour ends in Tai O Village at 5pm, then you will be dropped off at one of the following 6 places.

  • What's included

    Drop-off points on Kowloon side: 1. Royal Plaza Hotel 2. The Kowloon Hotel 3. Kowloon Shangri-La

  • What's included

    Drop-off points on Hong Kong side: 4. Harbour Grand HK 5. Renaissance Hong Kong 6. IFC Shopping Mall

  • What's included

    If you do not offer a preferred pickup place or address, you will receive cancellation note & refund

  • What's excluded

    Lunch and dinner

  • What's excluded

    Gratuities for guide and driver (recommended)

  • What's excluded

    Taxi fare to meeting place if your hotel is not in the pickup list

Know Before You Book

  • At the cable car station, most people line up to enter through Individual Entry. The normal waiting time is 2 hours. You will use Group Entry which is a privilege benefit for travel agents' customers to skip the line. When you look at the long queues on site, you will like this massive advantage.

  • Pickup is also available from 60 hotels in Kowloon area & 40 hotels on Hong Kong Island. Check more pickup hotels from https://goo.gl/sJ4c4c Please inform your hotel name and you will receive pickup time. The meeting place is your hotel lobby or be advised to a nearby place to meet your tour guide.

  • If you book an activity less than 24 hours prior to the scheduled activity start time, you are required to telephone the local tour supplier immediately right after your booking. The office is open from 0700 to 2100. If no one answers, please telephone again at 0700 next day to add you to pick list.

  • If you see your hotel name and pickup time on this page, it does not mean your tour guide can read your mind and know your hotel name automatically. Instead, please offer hotel name to the local tour operator by email or phone for pickup arrangement. Otherwise the tour bus will not go to your hotel.

  • How to join in this tour from airport: Please take 24-minute Airport Express, get off at Kowloon Station, Exit D1, walk for 97m (2 minute) to W Hotel. A tour guide will pick you up from hotel lobby at 12:40. The first train leaves Airport at 05:54; The last train leaves Kowloon Station at 00:52.

  • For a layover trip from airport, this tour is not open for customers who come from the airport & need to return to airport for a flight departing before 22:00. For bookings without return flight information, the local tour operator wil reject your booking due to the risk of miss your next flight.

  • This tour is not open for customers who live in a hotel on Lantau Island (Disney Resorts, Novotel Citygate, SkyCity Marriott, Regal Airport Hotel etc): You will be asked to book a morning tour including lunch, 2-way cable car transfers: (1) The meeting time is 10:55 at the Taxi Stand at Tung Chung;

  • (2) Tour ends at Tung Chung Cable Car Station at 4pm. (3) Please use the keyword “Coach Day Tour - Lantau Island Visiting and Giant Buddha Cable Car Tour Plus Tai O Boat Ride” to find this morning tour on Internet. (4) Taxi transportation will be arranged by yourself. It costs USD5 / HKD40 one way.

  • Children 2 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult


What you can expect

Come and join in a tour to visit one of the tallest outdoor seated Buddha Statue - TianTan Buddha and the Po Lin Monastery. Take amazing boat ride and explore Tai O, a quaint fishing village where the houses are on stilts. Pickup between 12:50pm to 1:10pm from major hotels in downtown Kowloon and Hong Kong Island.

Begin your day on Lantau Island with convenient pickup at your hotel. Board the comfortable coach and transfer to the island.

Travel to Lantau Island, where you will board the Ngong Ping Cable Car, which connects Tung Chung and Ngong Ping. As you travel up to the Tian Tan Buddha, enjoy panoramic views of the Giant Buddha, North Lantau Country Park, the Hong Kong International Airport and views of the South China Sea.

At the cable car ticketing office, there are two counters: Individuos Entry and Group Entry. Most people will line up to buy tickets on site and enter through Individuos Entry. The normal waiting time is 2 hours. You will display a prepaid confirmation coupon to redeem a paper ticket at Group Entry. Usually less people line up here. Group Entry is a priviledge benefit for travel agents' customers only. It saves your time but you do not skip the line or break any rule.

When you reach the Tian Tan Buddha, ascend the 268 steps to reach its base and explore the 3-floor museum beneath the statue. The museum includes a relic of Sakyamuni, The Hall of Remembrance, The Hall of Benevolent Merit, and The Hall of Universe.

Continue to the Po Lin Monastery, the most popular Buddhist temple in Hong Kong. After exploring the monastery and the world's largest outdoor Buddha, sit down for a Chinese Vegetarian lunch. Take a boat trip to the Tai O fishing village, whose houses on stilts provide a glimpse of what life was like in Hong Kong's past.

At the conclusion of your 7-hour tour, you'll be transferred to the fixed drop-off points.

Location

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Activity Location

  • Lantau
  • Hong Kong

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • B P International House - pickup at 12:40
  • 8 Austin Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Gateway Hong Kong Hotel - pickup at 12:45
  • 13 Canton Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Harbour Grand Hong Kong - pickup at 12:25
  • 23 Oil Street
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Island
  • Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees - pickup at 12:35
  • 199 Kowloon City Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Harbour Plaza Metropolis - pickup at 12:40
  • 7 Metropolis Drive
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Holiday Inn Golden Mile - pickup at 13:10
  • 50 Nathan Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Intercontinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong - pickup at 12:50
  • 70 Mody Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Imperial Hotel - pickup at 13:10
  • 32-34 Nathan Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel - pickup at 12:55
  • 3 Canton Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Metropark Hotel Mongkok - pickup at 12:30
  • 22 Lai Chi Kok Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Marco Polo Prince Hotel - pickup at 12:45
  • 23 Canton Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Prudential Hotel - pickup at 12:50
  • 222 Nathan Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Royal Plaza Hotel - pickup at 12:30
  • 193 Prince Edward Road West
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • Renaissance Hong Kong Harbour View Hotel - pickup at 12:45
  • 1 Harbour Road
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Island
  • The Cityview Hotel - pickup at 12:35
  • 23 Waterloo Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon
  • The Kowloon Hotel - pickup at 12:55
  • 19-21 Nathan Road
  • Hong Kong Kowloon

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