The Big Buddha statue at Lantau Island. Photo: Martin Chan
The Big Buddha statue at Lantau Island. Photo: Martin Chan
Tourism

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam to ring bell next to Big Buddha in low-key New Year’s Eve ceremony on Lantau Island

  • Chief executive and Abbot Sik Jin-yin of Po Lin Monastery will ring the bell next to the Big Buddha, with top officials of Beijing’s liaison office in the city in attendance
  • Low-key event contrasts with other high-profile countdown activities such as the tourism board’s concert and drone show at Central Harbourfront

Topic |   Tourism
The Big Buddha statue at Lantau Island. Photo: Martin Chan
The Big Buddha statue at Lantau Island. Photo: Martin Chan
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