Geography of Hong Kong

The Hong Kong region consists of a peninsula and 236 islands, of which the best known is the island of Hong Kong itself. Discover its most important places of interest!

Hong Kong Island

Hong Kong Island is the most modern part of the city: the Central area is the historical, political and economic centre of Hong Kong.


An urban area with the highest population density in already-packed Hong Kong, Kowloon is home to numerous attractions - discover what to see!

Lantau Island

The largest island in Hong Kong, Lantau Island offers a completely different view to the rest of the city. Discover what it has to offer!

New Territories

Remote islands, rural mountain villages and places of geological interest characterise the New Territories, Hong Kong's least known area.