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Itinerary
Choose to meet your private guide at your hotel (tour duration will be 8 hours) or at the Tung Chung MTR Station on Lantau Island (tour duration will be 7 hours). 

Begin your exploration of Lantau with a ride on the Ngong PIng Cable Car, which features views of Lantau Country Park over the course of the 25-minute ride. Once you arrive at the Big Buddha, you can climb the 268 steps to visit the top, the hall of the 10,000 Buddhas, and the Po Lin Monastery. 

Hop on the bus for the 20-minute ride (own expense) to Tai O, a village comprised of homes on stilts in the water. Visit the colorful seafood market and learn how the village is famous for its production of shrimp sauce and shrimp paste. Stop by the restored Old Police Station, now a hotel, where you can stop for lunch (own expense). 

Visit one of the remaining shrimp sauce factories and a temple built in the 15th century before boarding a speedboat for a 20-minute ride (keep an eye out for the native pink dolphins). If you like, you can trek to a lookout point to see the bridge being built to connect Hong Kong to Macau. 

Please note: Total walking distance is 3 to 6 miles (5 to 10km); this tour is suitable for participants who are reasonably physically fit. 
Weekdays, you'll meet at Tung Chung at 9:45am (hotel 9am) and holidays/weekends at Tung Chung at 8:45am (hotel 8am).
Locations visited
Ngong Ping 360
Lantau Island
Po Lin (Precious Lotus) Monastery
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Overview
Enjoy a comprehensive tour of Lantau Island, known as the 'Lungs of Hong Kong,' during this 7- to 8-hour private tour. With your dedicated guide, get personalized attention and the opportunity to ask plenty of questions while exploring the island's top attractions, including a boat ride at Tai O and a trip on the Ngong Ping cable car.
Highlights
  • 7- or 8-hour tour of Lantau Island from Hong Kong
  • Private tour with just you and your party
  • Choose to meet your guide at your hotel or the Tung Chung MTR Station
  • Travel by cable car, bus, boat, and on foot
  • Total walking distance 3 to 6 miles (5 to 10 km)
  • Visit the Big Buddha and the village of Tai O
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Reviewed 27 June 2018
Return to the Big Buddha

Very well timed tour, lunch at the Temple was very nice. Visit to an old fishing village and stilt houses.

Thank Leelee4001
Reviewed 31 May 2018
Thoroughly enjoyable day out - thank you Mel.

We had such a brilliant time with our tour guide Mel on this tour, and in the 7 hours we were with him we packed in so many interesting sights and sounds. The packed day went something like this : From Tung Chung ( easily...More

Thank RebeccaFRegan
Reviewed 2 May 2018
Absolutely Worth It!

My wife and I spent the day with Amy exploring Lantau Island and all it has to offer. Amy was a fantastic guide who showed us a beautiful side of Hong Kong we never would have experienced on our own. The private tour of Lantau...More

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 30 January 2018
Absolutely fantastic tour

We highly recommend the private all-day tour of Lantau Island from Hello Hong Kong Tours. Our tour guide, Mel, was outstanding. This tour is a great value for how much you see / activities ... and Mel was a pleasure to spend the day with...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018
Had a great time with the best tour guy

My wife, my son and I had a great time when we visited the Lantau Island in Hong Kong last December. We requested to add the old Chi Ma Wan Refugees Camp to our schedule because I was a refugee there for more than a...More

Thank Tony N
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