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Address: Lantau Island, Hong Kong, China
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Unfortunately we were not aware that the cable car is under maintenance for the next 6 months but the bus trip here was still worth it. Magnificent statue really needs to be seen... read more

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Warnbro
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Unfortunately we were not aware that the cable car is under maintenance for the next 6 months but the bus trip here was still worth it. Magnificent statue really needs to be seen at least once in a life time. A true credit to the Chinese government. Entry is free to the Buddha and attached monastery and by train and... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

... at Big Buddha smudged away some of the tourist trap feeling, but not all off it. Don't get me wrong, the statue itself is impressive and worth seeing. Just don't expect anything authentic visiting this venue. Go there if you, like myself, is short of time in Hong Kong and you don't have time to take a trip to... More 

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Pune, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Located at an enormous height, cable cars operate between the city and Tian Tan Buddha, also known as Big Buddha. There's a huge queue of visitors waiting for cable cars to drop them to the Lantau Island where Big Buddha is situated. There are 2 types of cable cars available for selection, Standard and Crystal. Though both of them are... More 

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Sydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

On our last day in HK, we left our luggage at the airport in the morning and took a cab to the cable car station. We bought a crystal cabin trip one way and the std on the way back. We were lucky to have a clear day, and the views were stunning. As there wasn't a crowd, we got... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Go in the morning before the crowds and pick a clear day as it gets very foggy up in the mountains. The day we went we couldn't see it at all because of the fog. This is a tour you can easily do yourself, hop on sub way orange line all the way to the end. When you get off... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Every step to the abode is worth the hike. If you savor a meal in the Po Lin monastery, you can visit the museum upstairs for free. Alternatively, you can buy the museum ticket for HKD 45 and get a snack free from the Po Lin. One minor observation, which contradicts my belief: Lord Buddha's head is tilted down towards... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visited the big Buddha on a transit at Hong Kong. Took a local bus to the cable cable car station and was shocked to see the long lines here. Decided to go ahead and join the line. Luckily being a solo traveler, I was able to skip most of the queue and find a ride up the hill. The views... More 

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Mackay, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Although we could not take the cable car, we managed to make our way by bus. Well worth the visit. The view from the top is amazing. 252 steps to the top. The monastery is also a wonderful place, just a little overbearing with incense.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I stopped by en route from the airport, it was two easy bus rides and very easy to get to the city afterwards. The statue and temple were interesting, the size and location staggering and the area and activity of the monks great to see. A bit of a tourist trap with the shops, but the temple and statue are... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved the quiet and the view from the walkway around the Buddha. Stairs up to base of buddha were to to bad, even for a 50-something yr old. Statues surrounding buddha were as interesting as the buddha itself. Pictures of buddha are best in the AM or late in PM. Our trip was an all day event from 9 AM... More 

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