Good news culture vultures, make sure to head to Tsz Shan Monastery in Tai Po, it is beyond impressive! Tsz Shan Monastery is a huge Chinese Buddhist monastery built by Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-Shing, this HK$1.5 billion dollar haven of bliss will knock your socks off!
– Backed by Pat Sin Leng, Plover Cove and surrounded by mountains, flowers, and sea, this area of Hong Kong offers pure zen for all ages. You won’t miss the enormous statue of Guan Yim (Goddess of Mercy) impressively situated at the Monastery.
– Explore this peaceful hub with visits to the Grand Buddha Hall, Universal Hall, Great Vow Hall, the magical gardens, ponds, and more.
– Families can book a time to tour the premises, learn, and enjoy the scenic area. Note, the number of visits daily is limited, so make sure to get there early because registrations are on a “first-come, first-served” basis.
‘Buddhist Art and Faith’ Lecture Series – July to September from 9.30am to 11.30am – held in English, Mandarin and Cantonese
Ullambana 2021 – August 22, 2021 (Sunday) at 11am to 12pm – held in Mandarin/Cantonese
Forest Healing – Various dates in July, August and September at different times – held in Cantonese
Click here to see all their events and how to sign up!
The Rules When Visiting The Monastery:
An impressive temple and blissful retreat for families looking to get away from the city and explore some of Hong Kong's gorgeous culture.
Peace seekers young and old.
Visiting by MTR? Get off at Tai Po Market MTR Station, jump on the 75K bus, hop off at San Tau Kok Station, then just follow Tung Tsz Road and make a right when you see Universal Gate Road.