Victoria Peak is a hill on the western half of Hong Kong Island.It is also known as Mount Austin, and locally as The Peak.With an elevation of 552 metres (1,811 ft), it is the highest hill in Hong Kong island, ranked 29 in terms of elevation in Hong Kong (Tai Mo Shan is the highest point in Hong Kong with an elevation of 957 metres (3,140 ft). Mount Austin, with an elevation of 552 metres ... Hong Kong is an autonomous territory of the People's Republic of China on the Pearl River Delta of East Asia. Hong Kong is one of the world's most significant financial centres, with the highest Financial Development Index score and consistently ranks as the world's most competitive and freest economic entity. As world's 8th largest trading entity, its legal tender, the Hong Kong dollar, is ...