Cheung Chau

Cheung Chau is one of the most populous of the of with a population of 23,000. The island is also referred to as "dumbbell island" in Cantonese due to its shape.
Photo: Man77, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Cave
is a natural cave where the famous pirate Cheung Po Tsai, according to legend, kept his treasures.

Hospital
, located on Cheung Chau, Hong Kong, provides primary, emergency and community health services to the community on the island. Photo: Chong Fat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Place of worship
Kwan Kung Pavilion is a temple on Cheung Chau island in . Photo: Matthewmayer, CC BY 2.5.

Buddhist complex
also known as Pak Tai Temple, is a taoist temple located on the island of Cheung Chau, . Photo: Hauwah, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Cheung Chau

Latitude
22.2096° or 22° 12' 34.7" north
Longitude
114.0292° or 114° 1' 45.2" east
Open­Street­Map ID
way 9561116
Geo­Names ID
1819967
Let's improve OpenStreetMap together.

Also Known As

  • Arabic: تشيونغ تشاو
  • Basque: Cheung Chau
  • Cebuano: Cheung Chau
  • Chinese: 啞鈴島
  • Chinese: 長洲
  • Chinese: 长洲
  • Dutch: Cheung Chau
  • English: Cheung Chau Island
  • English: Dumbbell Island
  • French: Île de Cheung Chau
  • French: île de Cheung Chau
  • German: Cheung Chau
  • Greek: Τσενγκ Τσάου
  • Hebrew: צ'אונג צ'או
  • Italian: Cheung Chau
  • Japanese: 長洲島
  • Norwegian: Cheung Chau
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Cheung Chau
  • Polish: Cheung Chau
  • Spanish: Cheung Chau
  • Swedish: Cheung Chau
  • Vietnamese: Cheung Chau
  • Vietnamese: Trường Châu, Hồng Kông
  • Yue Chinese: 長洲
  • Yue Chinese: 長洲(香港)
  • Chang
  • Chang Chau
  • Cheung Chan
  • Cheung Chan Island
  • 長洲 Cheung Chau

Other Places Named Cheung Chau

In the Area

Localities

Landmarks

Popular Destinations in Outlying Islands

Tourists don't know where they've been, travelers don't know where they're going.  

Escape to a Random Place

French PolynesiaGreece
United StatesEurope
About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Cheung Chau. See this page's contributions. Photo: Man77, CC BY-SA 3.0.