Coach Day Tour - Lantau Island Visiting And Giant Buddha Cable Car Tour Plus Tai O Boat Ride - Hong Kong
OverviewRide the Ngong Ping Cable Car round-trip to seethe Tian Tan Buddha statue (Big Buddha) at PoLin Monastery. Then take a boat ride toexplore Tai O, a quaint fishing village where the houses are built on stilts. Avegetarian lunch and round-trip coach transport frommajor Kowloon hotels is included on this day trip toLantau Island.Note: Ngong Ping Cable Car service will be closed temporarily for scheduled maintenance from Jan 9, 2017 through May 31, 2017. Please note during this period, the tour will be operated by coach transfer in between Ngong Ping and Tung Chung instead of cable car - return transfer will include a ferry from Mui Wo to Central, and then coach transfer back to your hotel
- Instant Confirmation
- Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
- All entrance fees included
- Lunch included
- Vegetarian meal option available
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
Know More about this tourHotel pickup in the Kowloon area begins in the morning. Board your coach for the transfer to Lantau Island. Arriving atTung Chung, climb intotheNgong Ping Cable Car and take in 360-degree views of the South China Sea and North Lantau Country Park during the 3-mile (5.7-km) journey.
At NgongPing, snap photos of theTian Tan Buddha, a 112-foot-tall (34-meter) bronze statue reached via268 steps. Your guided tour includes admission to three floors of a museum beneath the Big Buddha, including theHall of Benevolent Merit, Hall of Remembrance, and a relic of Sakyamuni (Gautama Buddha).Continue to Po Lin Monastery, perhapsthe most visitedBuddhist temple in Hong Kong and a pilgrimage site forBuddhists from all over the world. Here, you're servedchef-prepared vegetarian Chinese cuisine for lunch.
After returning by cable car, board your coachtoTai O fishing village, once the largest inhabited settlement on Lantau Island. The stilt houses on the waterfront reached via a boat ride offer a glimpse into Hong Kong's past and provide a striking contrast with the modern city.
At the conclusion of your 7-hour tour, you'll be dropped off back at your hotel in the Kowloon area. Kindly remind the hotel pickup and return time is not calculated in this 7 hours. You will be back to your hotel after 6pm.
Inclusions for Coach Day Tour - Lantau Island Visiting And Giant Buddha Cable Car Tour Plus Tai O Boat Ride
- PIckup from 40 hotels in Hong Kong Island, and 60 hotels in Kowloon area
- Transport by air-conditioned coach
- Round-trip Ngong Ping Cable Car ticket (Group Entryto skip the line)
- Admission to museum beneath the Buddha
- Vegetarian lunch atPo Lin Monastery
- Boat ride around the stilts houses in Tai O village
- Transfers between attractions
Exclusions for Coach Day Tour - Lantau Island Visiting And Giant Buddha Cable Car Tour Plus Tai O Boat Ride
- Gratuities for guide and driver (recommended)
PICKUP FROM HOTELS IN KOWLOON:
- B P International House
- Best Western Plus Hotel Kowloon
- Butterfly on Prat
- Caritas Bianchi Lodge
- Cortis Hotel
- Dorsett Mong Kok Hotel
- Eaton Hotel
- Empire Hotel Kowloon
- Gateway Hong Kong Hotel
- Goodrich Hotel
- Guangdong Hotel Hong Kong
- Harbour Bay Hotel
- Harbour Grand Kowloon
- Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees
- Harbour Plaza Metropolis
- Holiday Inn Golden Mile
- Hotel Icon
- Hotel Novotel Hong Kong Nathan Road Kowloon
- Hotel Panorama by Rhombus
- Hyatt Regency Hong Kong TST
- InterContinental Hong Kong
- Intercontinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong
- King de Nathan Hotel
- Kowloon Hotel
- Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel
- Largos Hotel
- Marco Polo Gateway Hotel
- Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel
- Marco Polo Prince Hotel
- Metropark Hotel Kowloon
- Metropark Hotel Mong Kok
- Nathan Hotel
- Park Hotel
- Prince Hong Kong Hotel
- Prudential Hotel
- Regal Kowloon Hotel
- Regal Oriental Hotel
- Rosedale Hotel Kowloon Mongkok
- Royal Plaza Hotel
- Shamrock Hotel
- Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers
- Silka Seaview Hotel
- Silka West Kowloon Hotel
- Stanford Hillview Hotel
- Stanford Hotel
- The City View
- The Imperial Hotel
- The Kimberley Hotel
- The Langham Hong Kong Hotel
- The Luxe Manor
- The Mira Hong Kong
- The Peninsula Hong Kong
- The Ritz-Carlton
- The Royal Garden
- The Royal Pacific Hotel and Towers
- The Salvation Army Booth Lodge
- W Hotel
- West Hotel
- Wing Sing Hotel
- YMCA of Hong Kong
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Booking will be rejected If you don't inform your hotel name and address to the local operator
Your local operator will send you a Final Confirmation Voucher, to inform the pickup time
If you stay in a local home or a hotel that is not on the pickup list, please advise of the address upon booking. You will be informed of the nearest pickup hotel and pickup time to meet your tour guide. Your acceptance of this pickup arrangement will be completed in a timely manner.
If you live in a hotel on Lantau Island, the meeting time is 10:55 from the ticketing office at Tung Chung cable car station. You need to take taxi to the meeting place at your own cost.
If there is not a pickup hotel nearby, or you don't approve of the pickup arrangement, refund will be arranged.
PIckup from 40 hotels in Hong Kong Island, and 60 hotels in Kowloon area
Meeting point is in the lobby of your hotel or you will be advised of the nearest pickup hotel to meet your guide
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. The pickup time from W Hotel is 09:15 daily. Your tour guide has a pickup list and will find you in the lobby. From Airport Station: The first train leaves at 05:54, the last train leaves at 00:48. From Kowloon Station: The first train leaves at 05:53, the last train leaves at 00:52.
When Ngong Ping Cable Car will be suspended to carry out bi-monthly regular scheduled maintenance, or closed due to severe weather warning, alternative coach transportation will be available during the cable car service suspension. This tour will be operated by coach transfer between Ngong Ping and Tung Chung.
In the event that the boat ride is suspended in Tai O village, a $20 retail cash coupon will be issued for use in Ngong Ping 360 souvenirs shops
Additional option to choose from "Airport Express +Standard Tour" and "Airport Express + Crystal Tour".
Your Airport Express ticket is valid for 120 days (60 days before and 60 days after your tour day).
You will receive QR Code(s) for Roundtrip Airport Express tickets(s) offered by MTR Hong Kong.
You can use a mobile device to download the QR Code image(s) and pass through the designated gate directly.
From 05:54 to 00:48, the Airport Express leaves from Airport Station in every 10 minute. Relax on the 24-minute train ride into HK and get off at Kowloon Station or Hong Kong Station.
From Kowloon Station or Hong Kong Station, take free shuttle bus to your hotel. Free shuttle bus goes to major downtown hotels, provided exclusively for Airport Express passengers travelling to / from Airport only.
Free bus departs in every 20 minute from 06:12 - 23:12. Your local tour operator will inform which shuttle bus you should take and how many stops on route. Take the same bus / train back to airport on your return day.
Before 6:00 and after 23:00, you need to take taxi to your hotel, the taxi fare will be paid by yourself.