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

Tourist attraction
A is a daily light and sound show in . is situated 270 metres north of Victoria Harbour. Photo: Eddypoon, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The , modelled on the , is an avenue located along the Victoria Harbour waterfront in , Hong Kong. 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 630 metres west of Victoria Harbour. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a 78-storey, 374 m skyscraper completed in August 1992 at 18 Harbour Road, in on in . is situated 1 km southeast of Victoria Harbour. Photo: Baycrest, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Localities in the Area

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

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.

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.

Victoria Harbour

Also Known As

In the Area



Other Places

Explore Your World

Wherever you go, go with all your heart.  

Popular Destinations in Hong Kong

The Free Map
Your world is
without borders

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Victoria Harbour. See this page's contributions. Photo: Temppic, Public domain.