Kowloon is an urban peninsula on the mainland part of , to the north of Hong Kong Island, where the is. The mountains that overlook Kowloon account for eight of Kowloon's nine dragons while, as the story goes, the ninth dragon refers to the emperor who counted them.

Kowloon Photos



  • Location:  , ,
  • Population:  2,110,000
  • Latitude:  22° 19' (22.3167°) north
  • Longitude:  114° 11' (114.1833°) east
  • Elevation:  92 meters (302 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Kowloon
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Kowloon

Shenzhen Hotels

Find your ideal hotel in Shenzhen
Travel Dates

For More Information

Maps of Kowloon

Other Names for Kowloon

Chinese:  九龍 Chinese:  意法半 Japanese:  九龍 Korean:  주룽 Lithuanian:  Kaulunas Polish:  Koulun Russian:  Цзюлун Chiu-lung HKKWN Q239143

Localities in the Area

Landmarks in the Area

Popular Destinations in East Asia

Escape to a Random Place

Your World is Without Borders

Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, excluding photos, directions and the map.
About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Based on the page Kowloon. See this page's contributions. Photos provided by Flickr under the copyright of their owners. Mapcarta uses the Flickr API but is not endorsed or certified by Flickr. Please contact us if you'd prefer to remove your Flickr photos from Mapcarta.