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Full-Day Private Tour of Lantau Island including Big Buddha and Tai O provided by Hello Hong Kong: Private & Small Group Tours

Full-Day Private Tour of Lantau Island including Big Buddha and Tai O

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 23/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 23/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Escape the madness of Hong Kong on a private day trip to Lantau Island, home to the Big Buddha and Tai O Fishing Village. Opting for a private tour ensures you receive undivided attention from your guide and gives you the flexibility to tweak your sightseeing schedule; plus, traveling by boat, bus, foot, and cable car lets you see the island from multiple perspectives.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Tung Chung Station
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Lantau island
    Stop: 7 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Ngong Ping 360
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Po Lin (Precious Lotus) Monastery
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 4
    Tian Tan Buddha (Big Buddha)
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 5
    Tai O
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Tung Chung Station
    Tung Chung Station, Tung Chung, Hong Kong
    Tung Chung MTR station exit B, tour information and guide to meeting place will be sent along with confirmation email upon booking
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Highlights
  • See Lantau island from several perspectives during a day trip
  • A personalized option for first-time visitors
  • Tailor your itinerary according to personal preferences
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off are included for maximum convenience
Important Information
Departure Point
Tung Chung Station, Tung Chung, Hong Kong
Duration
7h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • One way cable car ride in a standard cabin (upgrade to crystal cabin available on request)
  • Public bus ride from Ngong Ping to Tai O and public bus ride from Tai O to Tung Chung or Mui Wo at the end of the tour
  • Boat ride at Tai O fishing village
  • Entry/Admission - Lantau island
  • Entry/Admission - Ngong Ping 360
  • Entry/Admission - Po Lin (Precious Lotus) Monastery
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • If you wish to use a taxi at any point during your tour, the costs will be payable by yourself
  • Note: This is a walking tour, even if you book a hotel pick-up, also using of public transportation
  • Souvenirs
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children aged 2 or under join for free
  • This tour requires you to be physically fit. You will be walking between 5 and 10km over the course of the day. How far you walk will depend on how much walking you want to do at Tai O. You will be going at a slow pace, across flat land but you do need to be in reasonable health. If you wish to visit the Big Buddha up close you will need to be able to climb up 268 steps!
  • Occasionally the cable car is closed for maintenance. If it is closed on the day that you would like to tour, your tour guide will refund you the price of the cable car tickets and you will use the bus instead.
  • Please also inform us if you are travelling with children under 12 years of age.
  • Tours will be conducted in English unless requested otherwise at the time of booking.
  • Tours are available in French, Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Cancellation Policy: If you cancel more than one week (more than 168 hours) in advance we will give you a full refund (excluding credit card processing charges. If you cancel between 7 days and 2 days (between 167 and 48 hours before) we will give you a 50% refund (excluding any service charge). There are no refunds if you cancel less than 48 hours' notice.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
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U.P. wrote a review Feb 2020
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Our tour guide, Stephanie, took us to Lantau to visit the Big Buddha site and the fishermen village Tai O. The places were very interesting, and definetely worth visiting. Stephanie was very knowledgwable, she knew well the history of places we visited and the people who lived
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Connector283696 wrote a review Jan 2020
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Our family had the best day in Lantau with Sainclair. From the moment we met Sinclair, we knew we were in great hands. He was so knowledgeable, professional and kind. We learned so much from him and enjoyed every aspect of the tour. He knew I loved pictures and was so
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Date of experience: December 2019
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monicaa2mx wrote a review Jan 2020
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Ryan was our guide for 7hrs in this tour and Amazing experience with him. Since we meet up with him he started to explain about the Islands in Hong Kong and all the full day itinerary. He always asked us about questions, including Chinese language questions. As we had late lunch
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Mike G wrote a review Dec 2019
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Our family of ten had the most wonderful day touring Lantau Island with Sinclair. He was a wonderful tour guide and tailored our experience to the needs and desires of our family. He was full of information about the sights and Hong Kong in general, and was great with all ages
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Sightseer771343 wrote a review Dec 2019
Danville, California1 contribution
Ryan was a great host. We met at the metro station and we were taken by bus to the Big Buddha and Tai O, where our trip began. Next was a trip to Lantau island for a quick boat ride, lunch and walking tour. Ryan was very informative and and enthusiastic. Highly recommended this
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Key Details
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 7 days in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, French
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