Lantau

Lantau is the largest island in . Despite having the and Disneyland, it offers quiet mountains and villages that seem a world away from the busy pace of life in .
Photo: Typhoonchaser, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Summit
or Fung Wong Shan is the second highest peak in and the highest point on Lantau Island, with a height of 934 metres above sea level. is situated 2½ km southwest of Lantau. Photo: Ngchikit, Public domain.

Summit
or Tai Tung Shan is the third highest peak in . is situated 1¼ km east of Lantau. Photo: Minghong, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
is a fort located near , on Lantau Island, in Hong Kong. is situated 2 km north of Lantau. Photo: Chong Fat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
is the ninth highest mountain in . is situated 2½ km east of Lantau. Photo: GZ2909, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

's are a generic label for the other 234 islands, islets and rocks in the territory. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
, meaning "eastern stream", is an area on the northwestern coast of Lantau Island, . Photo: 84denniswong, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Village
, formerly Lo , is an area on Lantau Island in Hong Kong.

Lantau

Latitude
22.2614° or 22° 15' 40.9" north
Longitude
113.9407° or 113° 56' 26.6" east
Population
100,000
Elevation
230 metres (755 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1818609

Also Known As

  • Arabic: جزيرة لانتاو
  • Basque: Lantau uhartea
  • Belarusian: Лантау
  • Bulgarian: Лантау
  • Bulgarian: Лантоу
  • Cebuano: Lantau Island
  • Chinese: Tāi-sū-san
  • Chinese: 北大嶼山
  • Chinese: 大俞山
  • Chinese: 大奚山
  • Chinese: 大姨山
  • Chinese: 大屿山
  • Chinese: 大崳山
  • Chinese: 大嶼山
  • Chinese: 大漁山
  • Chinese: 大濠島
  • Chinese: 屯門島
  • Chinese: 爛頭島
  • Croatian: Lantau
  • Czech: Lantau
  • Dutch: Lantau-eiland
  • Dutch: Lantau
  • Dutch: Lantau Eiland
  • Dutch: Lantau Island
  • Egyptian Arabic: جزيره لانتاو
  • English: Lan Tao
  • English: Lan Tau
  • English: Lantao Island
  • English: Lantau Island
  • English: Tai Yue Shan
  • Finnish: Lantau
  • French: Lantau
  • French: Lantau Island
  • French: Île de Lantau
  • German: Lantau
  • German: Lantau-Insel
  • German: Lantau Island
  • Hakka Chinese: Thai-yí-sân
  • Hausa: Thai-yí-sân
  • Hebrew: האי לנטאו
  • Hebrew: לאנטאו
  • Hebrew: לנטאו
  • Hungarian: Lánthau
  • Indonesian: Pulau Lantau
  • Italian: Lantau
  • Japanese: ランタオ
  • Japanese: ランタオ島
  • Japanese: 大嶼山
  • Korean: 란타우 섬
  • Korean: 란터우섬
  • Literary Chinese: Lantau Island
  • Literary Chinese: 大屿山
  • Literary Chinese: 大嶼山
  • Malay: Pulau Lantau
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tāi-sū-san
  • Norwegian: Lantau
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Lantao
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Lantau
  • Persian: جزیره لانتانو
  • Polish: Lantao
  • Polish: Lantau
  • Portuguese: Lantau
  • Russian: Лантау
  • Russian: Лантхау
  • Russian: Ланьтау
  • Russian: Ланьтхау
  • Serbian: Lantau
  • Serbian: Лантау
  • Spanish: Isla Lantau
  • Spanish: Isla de Lantau
  • Swedish: Lantau
  • Thai: เกาะลันเตา
  • Turkish: Lantau Adası
  • Ukrainian: Лантау
  • Vietnamese: Đại Nhĩ Sơn
  • Vietnamese: Đảo Lantau
  • Vietnamese: Đảo Lạn Đầu
  • Welsh: Ynys Lantau
  • Wu Chinese: Lantau Island
  • Wu Chinese: 大屿山
  • Wu Chinese: 大嶼山
  • Wu Chinese: 大鱼山
  • Yue Chinese: Lantao
  • Yue Chinese: Lantao Island
  • Yue Chinese: Lantau
  • Yue Chinese: Lantau Island
  • Yue Chinese: 大奚山
  • Yue Chinese: 大嶼
  • Yue Chinese: 大嶼山
  • Yue Chinese: 靈濤
  • Yue Chinese: 靈濤之島
  • Yue Chinese: 靈濤島
  • Dayushan
  • Lan Tau Island
  • Nan-ta-ao
  • Ta-hao Tao
  • Ta-hsü
  • Ta-hsü Shan
  • Ta-hsü Tao
  • Taiho
  • Taiho Island
  • Taiyu Shan
  • Đại Tự Sơn

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