Cheung Sha Beach:
You’ll hop aboard a ferry for a spectacular ride through the busy harbour past ocean-going ships to Lantau Island where you’ll board a private coach to the beautiful Cheung Sha beach.
Tai O Fishing Village:
After a visit, it’s on to Tai O, a unique fishing village where many of the homes are built on stilts. Tai O, also known as the ” Venice of the East ” was once the largest inhabited settlement on Lantau Island. The village’s stilt houses on the waterfont, offer a glimpse into Hong Kong’s past and provide a striking contrast with the modern city.
Giant Buddha & Po Lin Monastery:
Then your coach will follow a winding road up the mountain to Ngong Ping plateau where you’ll visit the majestic Giant Buddha and the nearby Giant Buddha and the nearby Po Lin Monastery. Ample time is allowed for a guided tour of the monastery and Giant Buddha Exhibition Hall. A short walk away is the Wisdom Path. Here, you’ll find an ancient prayer or sutra inscribed on a series of wooden columns set in a figure of eight to symbolize infinity.
Vegetarian Lunch At Po Lin Monastery:
The Chinese vegetarian cuisine is a tradition in food culture heritaged from ancient China. Po Lin Monastery is famous for providing high quality Buddhist vegetarian cuisine in Hong Kong. Nowadays, the chefs can prepare the vegetarian food with a taste similar to typical Chinese cuisine.
Ngong Ping Village:
Followed by an optional visit to the culturally themed Ngong Ping Village of Ngong Ping 360. It’s one of Hong Kong’s newest attractions and features “Walking with Buddha”, “Monkey’s Tale Theatre” and “Ngong Ping Tea House”, as well as shops and restaurants.
Ngong Ping Skyrail Ride:
Ngong Ping Cable Car connects Tung Chung and Ngong Ping. The 5.7km cable car journey offers visitors spectacular 360 degree panoramic views of South China Sea, Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau North Country Park and Giant Buddha. A 20 to 25 minute cable car ride offering stunning views going down from Ngong Ping plateau to Tung Chung New Town near the airport.