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TUEN MUN

Tuen Mun lies in the Western part of the New Territories.

Tuen Mun
Tuen Mun was once a major harbour of Southern China. To the many foreign politicians and merchants who visited the mainland, it was an important gateway.
Tuen Mun
Hong Kong Gold Coast is a hit tourist spot in Tuen Mun. The complex comprises a world-class resort hotel, a convention centre, a shopping mall, a marina club and the first artificial beach in Hong Kong called the Golden Beach.
Gold Coast resort
Gold Coast resort
Tuen Mun
The predominant activities in Tuen Mun were fishing and agriculture during the 20th century.
Tuen Mun
Today, Tuen Mun is a well developed new town, with many large shopping malls and restaurants.
Tuen Mun beach
Tuen Mun beach


Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery
The Miu Fat Monastery was built in 1950. This well-known Buddhist sanctuary is undergoing a facelift, destined to make it a Hong Kong landmark.

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Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery
The monastery, decorated with many Buddhist sculptures and paintings, is renowned throughout Southeast Asia as an important centre of Buddhist learning.
Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery
Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery
Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery
Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery's interior walls are adorned with thousands of Buddha images and beautiful paintings featuring Thai and Sino cultures.
Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery
Guarding the entrance to the main temple are two stone lions and imposing 20-metre columns carved with a giant gold-plated dragon.
Miu Fat Buddhist Monasterye
Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery
Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery
On Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery's 2nd floor there are three large statues of Buddha Sakyamuni, each 4.8 metres tall.
Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery


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