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Hsinchu Map, Taiwan

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Hsinchu Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Hsinchu with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Hsinchu useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Hsinchu!

Hsinchu Sightseeing

Cheng Huang Temple. Located at the junction of Zhongshan Road and Dongmen Street is a mid-18th century Taoist temple having a pair of stone-carved lions on its façade. The temple was commissioned to be built by the officer of Tamshuen Jen Z-Ing in 1784. An added attraction to this temple is its most important relic, board sign, saying “the protection of the Golden Gate,” which was given by Qing Emperor Guangxu. read more

Hsinchu Travel Guide

Before we end this Hsinchu travel guide, we must add that although a visit during the Lunar New Year can indeed get exciting, not everyone will be able to bear with the ‘chilly’ winter of this ‘Windy City’. But if you choose to visit Hsinchu during the festival, you will have a gala-time. Try Ba wan, rice noodles, pork meatballs and even floral Hakka attires, you will come to like the city and its people. A... read more

Hsinchu History

By 1723, the Qing Dynasty set up Danshuei Sub-prefecture in Chuchien, which was bounded by bamboo groves that acted as defense walls and gates. In 1825, the bamboo walls and city gates surrounding Danshuei wer changed into brick and stone walls (only the East gate survived). After the Danshuei sub-prefecture was dissolved in 1875, the north of Taiwan was split into Danshuei, Yilan and Hsinchu. The Chuchien area... read more

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