Victoria Harbour

Victoria Harbour is a natural landform harbour separating in the south from the to the north. The harbour's deep, sheltered waters and strategic location on the South China Sea were instrumental in Hong Kong's establishment as a British colony and its subsequent development as a trading centre.
Photo: Toby Oxborrow, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Arts centre
The is a multipurpose performance facility in , . is situated 670 metres north of Victoria Harbour. Photo: WiNG, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is an astronomy and space science museum located in , . is situated 790 metres northeast of Victoria Harbour. Photo: Simon Shek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The , modelled on the , is an avenue located along the Victoria Harbour waterfront in , . is situated 1 km northeast of Victoria Harbour. Photo: bensonkua, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a non-profit educational institution funded by the international shipping community and the government in . is situated 610 metres west of Victoria Harbour. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is a place with multiple personalities; the population is mainly Cantonese Chinese but British influence is quite visible. Photo: Base64, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Wan Chai is a metropolitan area situated at the western part of the on the northern shore of , in Hong Kong. Photo: PierreSelim, CC BY 4.0.

Central and Western is a district of Island. Photo: seeminglee, CC BY 2.0.

Victoria Harbour

22.2882° or 22° 17' 17.4" north
114.1678° or 114° 10' 4" east
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Victoria Harbour
  • Arabic: ميناء فيكتوريا
  • Asturian: Victoria Harbour
  • Chinese: 維多利亞港
  • Chinese: 维多利亚港
  • Dutch: Victoria Harbour
  • French: Victoria Harbour
  • German: Victoria Harbour
  • Hakka Chinese: Vì-tô-li-â Kóng
  • Hausa: Vì-tô-li-â Kóng
  • Hebrew: נמל ויקטוריה
  • Indonesian: Pelabuhan Victoria
  • Japanese: ビクトリア・ハーバー
  • Korean: 빅토리아 항
  • Literary Chinese: 維多利亞港
  • Malay: Pelabuhan Victoria
  • Persian: بندر ویکتوریا
  • Russian: Виктория
  • Spanish: Puerto de Victoria
  • Spanish: Victoria Harbour
  • Swedish: Victoria Harbour
  • Tagalog: Daungang Victoria
  • Tamil: விக்டோரியா துறைமுகம்
  • Turkish: Victoria Limanı
  • Ukrainian: Бухта Вікторія
  • Vietnamese: Cảng Victoria
  • Waray (Philippines): Victoria Harbour
  • Yue Chinese: 維多利亞港
  • Yue Chinese: 維港
  • Hong Kong Harbour
  • Weiduoliya Gang
  • Вікторія

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