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Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery (Man Fat Sze)

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Very impressive work!!

Yes! This place actually have more than Ten thousand statues of Buddhist saints. Statues reflecting... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dileep K
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big budda part two

after looking arround the village or having a quiet drink the ten thousand buddhas monastery is a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
lloydspepi129
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A steep climb to reach, but efforts are rewarded with over 12,000 Buddhas both outside and inside the temple. There is no admission fee. A small restaurant at the top offers refreshments, but bring your own water for the trail.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Lots 358-359,IN D D 185, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
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852 2691 1067
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Yes! This place actually have more than Ten thousand statues of Buddhist saints. Statues reflecting Buddhist saints are placed on either side of walkway that leads to the main temple at the top. There are lots and lots of steps so take your time here...More

Thank Dileep K
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is nice to visit but not a must do! Its a short ride from the CBD and than a short walk up on the hill. I hope it is not to sunny when you go up, because the sun is really hard to...More

Thank Worldskarma
Reviewed 5 days ago

after looking arround the village or having a quiet drink the ten thousand buddhas monastery is a must see place

Thank lloydspepi129
Reviewed 6 days ago

Besides the fake monks looking for donations, the food is not vegan but vegetarian, specify if you do not want egg in your fried rice. Took alot of pictures here, really beautiful opportunities. Go to the top en every corner it is well woth the...More

Thank Danielle E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing special to do, but every statue is different from each other. Has a small souvenir shop, no food stalls and beautiful view of Sha Tin from top.. I think it was the only highlight. --- Will not suggest it to first timers in Hong...More

Thank Sky_beyond
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lot of steps (about 400), hard to up. But when you are on the top, a beautiful view opens up. There is ten thousand buddas.

Thank virgina3
Reviewed 1 week ago

A short 15-minute walk to the destination. Quite beautiful, great view and monkeys along the way. The Buddhas along the path are certainly very entertaining to look at! A bit hard to find- walk down the bridge from New Town Plaza, follow the path all...More

Thank 852ishome
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is part of the Lantau Island. Beautiful monastery. You should spend 4-5 hours to enjoy this. Walk in the gardens, enjoy local food.

Thank Rajeshwar Dayal M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a little hard to find, but once you get there it is well worth it. Located in Sha Tin, you need to walk behind the shopping mall and then up about 400 steps to visit the Monastery. On the way up you pass...More

Thank GrantDSmith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must if you appreciate Buddhism. Once you get to the top it is very serene. Make sure you take lots of water with you if you opt to go through the old village, as there are a lot of steps and thinning air.

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Borjjj
15 June 2018|
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Response from Josh K | Reviewed this property |
MTR then walk both are close to stations.
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Jim S
8 June 2018|
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Response from JadeCoral91 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on how much time you have. Be as quick or slow as you want. If you’re in good health it doesn’t take long to climb to the top. The steps are small and easy. Take water though.
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sauryanp2017
29 January 2017|
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Response from Sylvia P | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the opening time but it closes at 5pm
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