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88 Po Mun Road, Tai Po, Hong Kong, China
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+852 2123 8666
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very quiet, comfortable. Good to meditation. Very nice Avalokiteshvara ( Guan Yin ) statue. I feel very calming when I see her face.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SeanSangphraphai
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Monastery houses the largest standing outdoor Guan Yin Statue in SE Asia. The various buildings and landscaping including some very old trees are just spectacular, very serene and inspiring! Admissions of visitors is very strictly controlled and therefore a very relaxed and inspiring visit....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 24richardl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

How we get there; by MTR to Tai Po Market then a taxi ride costing HK$62which taxi would take 5 passengers. Alternatively, take 20C mini bus ride (HK$7.80), which would drop you off Tung Taz Road followed by 14 minutes walk uphill to the Monastery....More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank WithKidsInMind
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful atmosphere, serene and calm..picturesque, a must visit place if you want to be in serene surroundings..

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Geeta R
Reviewed 13 February 2019

Tranquil, contemplative Buddhist temple built by HK tycoon. Participatory activities for believers seeking meditative moments. Be sure to make reservations one month ahead of visit. Also needs local contact number.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pachan3
Reviewed 5 February 2019

Really rate this place. Beautiful Guan Yin statue, I think the 2nd tallest in the world (at 76m). Very peaceful site overlooking this part of Hong Kong, keeping watch. It's free to visit, but you need to book online a month before going. Tickets go...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank RichS_Brum
Reviewed 28 January 2019 via mobile

Its a very quite place and people used to go there to pray and wish for their dreams come true. To go there need to booked online.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mhelf2015
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

From start to finish there is just a lovely relax feel to the place, from the little village to the stunningly carved temple walls to the golden Buddha's inside the 1st one or gold pillars it is just beautiful

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank petitepillion
Reviewed 9 November 2018

In every trip to Hong Kong, having passed by the monastery on visits to Tai Po and seeing the large statue of the Guanyin Buddha in the distance, it was perhaps inevitable that I would one day visit Tsz Shan Monastery. I wasn't overly fussed....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank family_m4n
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Taken by a Hong Kong friend who is a Buddhist and who meditates here. So lovely and calm, I can see why she really likes it. A place to reflect and relax. It is free to enter. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
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22 October 2018|
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Response from EimearQ8888 | Reviewed this property |
Hi the first time we visited it we had very young children and yes we did the trip by taxi. It was expensive when you consider other modes of transport but yes it can be done. Enjoy the trip
21 August 2018|
Response from chanhilda |
I don’t think so, as the number of visitors is limited per day.