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Po Lin Monastery was built in 1924, and it is located on Lantau Island. Its also better known as "Buddhist Kingdom in the South", is a fantastic place to visit.
The best will to combine visiting the Monastery with the Buddha as they are across from each other.
Originally built by 3 monks in 1920 with only a shrine dedicated to Buddha.
In 1924 gradually more monks came to settle here, and in 1970 became one of the top 10 Buddhist monasteries in Hong Kong.
Directions: Take MTR to Tung Chung station and then take bus 23 directly there, or Take a ferry to Silvermine Bay (Mui Wo) from the Central Pier, and Bus No 2 to Po Lin
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