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

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

, 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

22.2096° or 22° 12' 34.7" north
114.0292° or 114° 1' 45.2" east
Open­Street­Map ID
way 9561116
Geo­Names ID
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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

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