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Lantau Island, Hong Kong

(4.6/5 based on 4,200+ reviews on the web)
The largest of Hong Kong's islands, Lantau Island offers up no shortage of tourist attractions, from sandy beaches to Buddhist architecture. Take a quick boat trip there, and then explore quaint fishing villages, ancient temples, and outlet shopping. Ride a cable car up to the massive Buddha figure--a highlight of the island, on the grounds of one of the nation's most revered monasteries. Take a look at our Hong Kong family vacation planner to schedule your visit to Lantau Island and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • So no "bling bling" atmosphere here... No cars, electric buses, a small supermarket where everyone knows each other, a medical practice which is obviously closed during the weekend where you get sick... some churches and... LET THEREFORE THE MONKS IN THE FAMOUS MONASTERY PRAY IN PEACE... Man, they have taken a vow of poverty and make that welcome tourists... by tens... all day...
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  • Definitely worth a visit. Even better on a nice clear day. Picturesque cable car ride over forest and sea. You can see the buddha as you arrive. Temples and buddha are good to look round. If you're fe...  more »
  • Wow this small islands so tranquil, peaceful and free of the Hong Kong hustle and bustle. Lovely island with lots of old style eateries and friendly bars.