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Tai O

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Address: Hong Kong, China
Phone Number: 97114727
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Lovely little fishing village with many shops and seafood. Take a boat ride...

Lovely little fishing village with many shops and seafood. Take a boat ride for lovely scenery or take a walk up the mountain to see the White Chinese Dolhins swim.

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Make a day of it with trip to Big Buddha and Cheung Sha beach - back to Tung Chung

I do enjoy taking my visitors to Tai O - after visiting Big Buddha first. Well worth taking the Crystal Cable Car from Tung Chung (HK$180 each) up to Buddha... then Bus #21 to... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

At Triple Lanterns you feel like at home! Julia(the host) lives there with her family and will for sure make your stay unforgettable! Its beautiful, perfectly located with great view and delicious food! As we were the last in the restaurant that day Julia treated us even more special :) Julia all the best to you and your lovely family... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I do enjoy taking my visitors to Tai O - after visiting Big Buddha first. Well worth taking the Crystal Cable Car from Tung Chung (HK$180 each) up to Buddha... then Bus #21 to Tai O. You must walk around the village and go to Kat Hing Street to buy a Chinese vegetarian pancake (like a waffle) for HK$28 from... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Must do to appreciate the chinese cultural fishing way of life, People are really friendly and if you do it as part of your visit to the big Buddha it is a great day.(see that review)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you don't like the smell of fish, don't go here. If it doesn't bother you, this is one of the most interesting dried fish markets I've ever seen. The short ride around the stilt houses is worth the time as well. Much different from Aberdeen fishing village.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We walked from the Buddha statue to this village . It's a bit mad really, it's not a good looking village a stinks of fish guts. The buildings are dilapidated but have some character. It's worth a visit as a contrast to the concrete jungle up the road and to experience an old cultural heritage site. They could do more... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The moment you step foot on tai-o fishing village, there will be fisherman asking you to their their boat ride out to see the "pink dolphins". You will get to see the silt houses on boat and if you are lucky enough, you will get to see the pink dolphins (check the season if you really want to see them).... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to take photo , there were rides to see dolphin for HK $25 each but did not took it up. few small stall selling snacks and people there were friendly. A different type of hong kong experience . Not really worth to travel all the way to visit but will be great to plan it as part of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't miss this place for anything. You will see a good history of Hong Kong outside the highrise buildings. There's a shop here that sells a local doughnut that's so delicious it's not available anywhere else in Hong Kong. You'll crave for it after your first one. Lotsa of good food places here. Also peaceful place.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice, tourist place to visit. We stayed for two hours. We didnot do the boat rides to the dolphins, but they were pretty cheap. It is a real eye opener how people are living here. You won't forget the smell and the houses they live in. Poor people but they look happy though!! Lots of fresh sea food!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a "package" deal at Tung Chung for: the cable car ride to Ngong Ping, the bus ride to Tai-O and a boat-trip to Tai-O. Tai-O is a really charming little village, which seems not to different from what the pictures showed of the place of 40-50 years ago. The boat trip was fun and in parts thrilling (when... More 

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