Wan Chai

Wan Chai District is one of the 18 districts of . Of the four on , it is north-central, and had 152,608 residents in 2011, a fall from 167,146 residents in 2001.

Notable Places in the Area

is a hill on the western half of . Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The , modelled on the , is an avenue located along the waterfront in , . Photo: bensonkua, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Arts centre
The is a multipurpose performance facility in , . Photo: WiNG, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is an astronomy and space science museum located in , . Photo: Simon Shek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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.

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

is an urban peninsula on the mainland part of , to the north of Hong Kong Island, where the is. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Wan Chai

22.277° or 22° 16' 37.3" north
114.1723° or 114° 10' 20.4" east
Open Location Code
55 metres (180 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: مقاطعة وان تشاي
  • Basque: Wan Chai barrutia
  • Cebuano: Wan Chai
  • Chinese: Oan-á-khu
  • Chinese: 湾仔区
  • Chinese: 灣仔區
  • Dutch: Wan Chai
  • English: Wan Chai District
  • English: Wanchai
  • French: District de Wan Chai
  • French: Wan Chai
  • French: district de Wan Chai
  • German: Wan Chai
  • German: Wan Chai District
  • Hakka Chinese: Vân-chái-khî
  • Hausa: Vân-chái-khî
  • Hebrew: ואן צ'אי
  • Hungarian: Váncaj
  • Hungarian: Wan Chai
  • Indonesian: Distrik Wan Chai
  • Italian: distretto di Wan Chai
  • Japanese: 湾仔区
  • Korean: 완자이구
  • Korean: 완쯔 구
  • Min Nan Chinese: Oan-chai-khu
  • Norwegian: Wan Chai-distriktet
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Wan Chai-distriktet
  • Persian: وان چای
  • Persian: ون چای
  • Polish: Wan Chai
  • Russian: Ваньчай
  • Spanish: Wan Chai
  • Swedish: Wan Chai
  • Turkish: Wan Chai
  • Ukrainian: Ванцай
  • Ukrainian: Ваньчай
  • Urdu: وان چائی ضلع
  • Vietnamese: Loan Tử
  • Yue Chinese: 灣仔區
  • Distretto di Wan Chai
  • Loan Tể

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