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It's my second time visiting Tian Tan Buddha in 15 years, extremely impressed with the cable car. It's highly recommended to get there early about 9 am (about 15 mins getting the ticket) unless buying in advance. Otherwise, you might have to wait at least an hour if you're there…
This 100 ft tall bronze Buddha is considered the largest seated Buddha in the world. There are a lot of steps to get up to it and there is a restaurant inside - buy tickets at the base prior to climbing the steps. From the top there is a good view of the lush green surrounding…
This is a good destination to visit for the whole day which also include Lamma Island's fish village. There is also good vegetarian food available at the temple. Apart from visiting this beautiful temple, the fishing village can also be a good place to visit for the evening…
Accessible by MTR you will need to then take a bus for about another 30 minutes, or you can do a taxi for about $20USD each direction. The taxi is worth it as there are some beautiful beaches along the way that you may want to stop at...
Wonderful experience taking the gondola up to Tian Tan Buddha, take the gondola with the glass floor, it's wild! Ensure to go on a day that is clear and it is not raining. Make sure to wear good walking shoes and be prepared to walk up a big staircase to get to Tian Tan Buddha.…