Victoria Peak

mountain in Hong Kong

Victoria Peak (Chinese: 太平山, or previously Chinese: 扯旗山) is a mountain in the western part of Hong Kong Island. It is also called Mount Austin and The Peak. Its altitude is 552 metres (1,811 feet). It is the highest mountain on the Hong Kong Island.[1] (Tai Mo Shan is the highest mountain in Hong Kong).

Victoria Peak
(Chinese) 太平山
A wooded mountain with tall antennas around its summit and medium-height buildings below it. There is a tree on the left of the image. On the right, the mountain slopes down to an area next to water with some taller buildings.
Victoria Peak, seen from Findlay Road
Highest point
Elevation552 m (1,811 ft)
Prominence552 metres (1,811 ft)
Location Hong Kong Island
View from the peak

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  1. "Peak Tram History". The Peak Hong Kong. Archived from the original on 20 February 2007. Retrieved 13 March 2007.