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Hong Kong Airport Layover Tour to Lantau Giant Buddha with Cable Car and Tai O Boat Ride

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Hong Kong Airport Layover Tour to Lantau Giant Buddha with Cable Car and Tai O Boat Ride Hong Kong Airport Layover Tour to Lantau Giant Buddha with Cable Car and Tai O Boat Ride
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Duration: 9 hours
Instead of getting rooted on the coach counting down hours of airport layover, why not grasp a hours-long exploration to Hong Kong? Lantau Island has been a tourist honeypot with enormous Buddha statue, traditional fishing village and colorful Po Lin Monastery. This tour includes round-trip airport express train between attractions, cable car, boating around stilt houses and lunch.
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Day 01 Hong Kong Airport Layover Tour to Lantau Island
Detailed Itinerary:
Upon arrival at Hong Kong airport, proceed to the service counter, MTR Customer Service Centre, Level 5. Use your passport to get Airport Express train ticket, get off the train at Kowloon station which is only 2-minute-walk from W Hotel Hong Kong. Meet your tour guide at the hotel lobby at 9:15AM and start your tour.
Drive all the way to Tung Chung which is the starting point of 25-minute cable car riding to Ngong Ping Plateau. As the cabin ascending, you will have a panoramic view of the lush valleys, the South China sea and of course, the Giant Buddha. On the plateau, you will first enter the colorful Po Lin Monastery after walking through the Wisdom Path.
Enjoy a delicious vegetarian lunch in the monastery, followed by ample free time exploring Ngong Ping Village with street performance and multimedia attractions. Then you will climb up 268 steps to the Buddha and visit the 3-floor museum underneath the statue. Later, you will be on to Tai O Village by coach. There you will ride a boat around the compound of stilt houses resided by local fishermen.
Your tour ends in W Hotel at 6:30PM where you will take a train from Kowloon station to the airport for your flight.
Attractions & Activities:
Ngong Ping Cable Car 2
Tian Tan Buddha
Po Lin Monastery Hong Kong 001L
pink dophin Tai O
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2-way airport express ticket to and from Hong Kong airport
Transport by air-conditioned coach for sightseeing
Round-trip Ngong Ping Cable Car ticket (Standard Cabin)
Admission to museum beneath the Buddha
Vegetarian lunch at Po Lin Monastery
Boat ride around the stilts houses in Tai O village
Professional English speaking tour guide service


Luggage storage service at airport
Gratuities for guide and driver (recommended)
Upgration to Crystal Cabin Cable Car (HKD80/USD12)


Tour Reservation
•Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• This tour operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
• The checking time for international flight is 3 hours prior, please do not sign up this tour if your flight leaves before 9:30PM
• From Airport Station: The first train leaves at 05:54AM, the last train leaves at 00:48AM.
From Kowloon Station: The first train leaves at 05:53AM, the last train leaves at 00:52AM.
• All passengers need to agree for traveling with hand baggage only. Your tour coach is for sightseeing only, no baggage room available, so your baggage will be put between seats. Please do not sign up this tour if you want to take big baggage with you.
• The price is for standard cabin of cable car, if you need to upgrade to crystal cabin, the extra cost is HKD80/USD12 per person

Change and Refund Policy
• No refund for no show
• A moderate amount of walking is involved
• When Ngong Ping Cable Car service is closed due to severe weather warning, 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

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