Hong Kong Travel Pass Combo: MTR Pass, Ngong Ping Cable Car And Big Buddha Tour
OverviewEnjoy a fun-filled day of Hong Kong sightseeing with this one-day travel pass and tour combo that allows you to explore the city with ease. You’ll get one day of unlimited use on the MTR (Mass Transit Railway) and a round-trip ride on the Ngong Ping Cable Car standard cabin over Lantau Island. Plus, enjoy a walking tour a Big Buddha walking tour on Lantau Island, where you’ll see the island’s top sights like Tai O fishing village and, of course, the Big Buddha (also known as the Giant Buddha or Tian Tan Buddha). You also have a choice of upgrading to include the glass-bottomed crystal cabin of the Ngong Ping Cable Car or a 3-day MTR pass with round-trip Airport Express tickets. By booking now, you can collect all your passes and tickets at the airport as soon as you arrive in Hong Kong, saving you precious time in individual ticket lines.Please note:Ngong Ping Cable Car will close for maintenance, the detailed dates please check additional info
- All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
- Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
- Led by a local guide
- Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
- Excellent value for money
Know More about this tourAfter picking up your MTR pass and additional tickets at the Tsim Sha Tsui Star Ferry Pier, youre ready to begin your Hong Kong sightseeing!
Hong Kong is at your fingertips with your pass for one day of unlimited use on the MTR (Mass Transit Railway). With three different transportation options trains, a light rail system and feeder buses you can easily reach the Hong Kong attractions that most interest you.
The fast and easy-to-use MTR covers Hong Kongs major districts, including stops at the boundary with mainland China. Across 10 different rail lines, you can see it all perhaps head to Disneyland on the Disneyland Resort Line, or check out Central, Sheung Wan and Causeway Bay on the Island Line. Or use the light rail to travel between Yuen Long and Tuen Mun in the New Territories.
Airport Express Pass (if option selected):
First up, use the first half of your Airport Express pass to get from the Hong Kong airport into the city. When youre ready to go back to the airport, use your second trip on the Airport Express.
Inclusions for Hong Kong Travel Pass Combo: MTR Pass, Ngong Ping Cable Car And Big Buddha Tour
- 1- or 3-day unlimited travel on the MTR
- Round-trip ticket for the Ngong Ping Cable Car standard cabin or crystal cabin
- Lantau Island Big Buddha guided tour
- Round-trip ticket for the Airport Express, if option selected
Exclusions for Hong Kong Travel Pass Combo: MTR Pass, Ngong Ping Cable Car And Big Buddha Tour
- Food and drinks
Itinerary:There are four possible departure times for your Ngong Ping Village walking tour: 11:30am, 12:30pm, 2:15pm and 3:15pm.
Option 1: One-day MTR Pass, Lantau Island Big Buddha Walking Tour and Ngong Ping Cable Car Ride (Standard Cabin):
Arrive at the Ngong Ping Cable Car and hop aboard to make your own way to the assembly point in Ngong Ping Village, where you’ll meet your guide. During the cable car ride, peer down from your standard cabin, enjoying the fabulous views as you travel across Lantau Island!
The 25-minute ride begins in Tung Chung, crosses Tung Chung Bay and gives you unforgettable vistas of the hills, the South China Sea, the Ngong Ping plateau and the Tian Tan Buddha.
Once you’ve met your guide, set off on your Big Buddha walking tour, heading first to Tai O fishing village to check out an example of a traditional fishing village home to the Tanka people. Hop aboard a boat for a brief ride around the village, where you can marvel at the homes built on stilts above the water and hear about the Tanka history as ‘fisherfolk’ (keep your eyes open for pink dolphins, too!).
Next, follow your guide to Ngong Pong Piazza, a plaza made up of four features – New Pai Lau, Bodhi Path, Di Tan and a Chinese landscaped garden – which enhance the traditional Buddhist design of Ngong Ping. As you walk, check out the statues of the ‘Twelve Divine Generals,’ who are said to be protectors of Buddhism.
Continue to Po Lin Monastery, the largest Buddhist temple in Hong Kong, and then finally reach the Big Buddha himself, siting serenely on the Ngong Ping plateau! After climbing the 200+ steps to get up to the statue, take a walk around the site. Admire the detail of the Buddha’s eyes, lips and raised right hand, and hear about its construction in the early 1990s (made of approximately 200 pieces of bronze!). As one of the tallest outdoor seated Buddha statues in the world, it’s one of Hong Kong’s most iconic sights and offers great photo opportunities.
Finally, end your walking tour in Ngong Ping Village, where you can browse the shops and restaurants and catch the cable car for your return ride.
Option 2: One-day MTR Pass, Lantau Island Big Buddha Walking Tour and Ngong Ping Cable Car Ticket (Crystal Cabin):
With this option, enjoy a round-trip ride on the Ngong Ping Cable Car from the comfort of a Crystal Cabin. With its glass bottom, the Ngong Ping Crystal Cabin provides you with unparalleled bird’s-eye views of Lantau Island and the surrounding scenery.
Option 3: Three-day MTR Pass, Round-trip Airport Express, Lantau Island Big Buddha Walking Tour and Ngong Ping Cable Car (Standard Cabin):
Upgrade to this ultimate Hong Kong travel pass combo to also include three days of unlimited travel on the MTR plus a round-trip ticket for the Airport Express. It's the perfect and most convenient way to travel and sightsee around Hong Kong!
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Paper voucher only: The customer must present a paper voucher for this tour.
Airport Express Travel Pass is valid for 180 days from date of purchase
If you are taking the Ngong Ping Village tour, please note that the tour commences from the assembly point at Ngong Ping Village; you must make your own way to this point via the cable car. The map to the assembly point will be provided upon ticket pickup
Ngong Ping cable car operation subject to favorable weather conditions. If the cable car is not operating due to poor weather, you will be given the option of going on with the tour date or an alternative date
U.S and Canadian Citizens: Must bring a government issued photo ID and proof of citizenship (U.S birth certificate or naturalization certificate) or a passport for re-entry to the United States. Children, ages 18 and under only require a birth certificate. Non-U.S. Citizens: Either a Passport, I-94, Multiple Entry Visa or Resident Alien Card is required for re-entry to the United States
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.