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Taichung Park

Posted Date:2016/07/13 21k

Introduction

Taichung Park is the oldest park in Taichung city. Built in the Japanese-ruling era and with a space of 10 acres, the park base at that time was the garden, named Ruixuan and actually donated by the Lin family in Wufeng, together with the old Beimen Building. Taichung Park features many pretty landscapes, such an artificial lake, pavilion, arch bridge, etc. There are also lots of recreational equipments, like outdoor stadium, playground, and tennis court. Some extraordinary European-style building and Houxing Pavilion were constructed in 1908 in celebration of the launch of the Taiwan Railway stretching from north to south in Taiwan. Houxing Pavilion has also been the symbol of Taichung City since the Japanese-ruling era and it’s hence officially declared as a city-designated historical site in 1999.
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Details

Address
No.37-1, Gongyuan Rd., North Dist., Taichung City
TEL.
+886-4-22224174

Service Facilities

  • Payphone
  • Parking
  • Toilets
  • Bus stop

How to Get There

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4.5 506 comments Write a Review

Traveler rating

  1. 4 Terrible
  2. 11 Poor
  3. 54 Average
  4. 182 Very Good
  5. 255 Excellent

Trip Type

  1. 12 Business
  2. 105 Couples
  3. 75 Solo travel
  4. 150 Family
  5. 112 Friends getaway
  • David H

    Trip Type:

    Friends getaway

    Nice tour with electric bikes

    4 2018-09

    It’s a very nice forest park. We planed to rent bikes to tour the park. However, the weather was hot and humid. We decided to rent the electric bikes instead. It was a great choice. We ride to...
  • ChangE90

    Trip Type:

    Family

    Wonderful views of natural creatures!

    5 2018-08

    Cycling in the park, fresh air, gorgeous views there!Actually there are different scenes of combination in this park! It is worth to go to have a look by walking or cycling! Especially I saw people...
  • Alison C

    Trip Type:

    Family

    A great visit in Taitung

    5 2018-08

    Our family had a great time bicycling around Taitung Forest Park. The park is very clean and nicely maintained. It's walk and bicycling friendly. We're lucky to have free use of bicycles from our...
  • Wim H

    Trip Type:

    Solo travel

    Must do

    4 2018-07

    Great spot to visit. Very close to the center. Dont forget to bring water . And make sure you visit with bike !
  • OPY_11

    Trip Type:

    Friends getaway

    Triathlon site

    5 2018-05

    A nice little park, best to cycle through rather than walk unless you have a lot of time. We took a taxi to the park and asked the driver to come back to get us in an hour. There is a small fee to...

These reviews are the subjective opinion of the users and not of Taichung City Government Tourism and Travel Bureau, nor TripAdvisor LLC.

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