What to do in Hsinchu

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Hsinchu Attractions

Whether you like to shop up a storm or familiarize yourself with the local history, there's a ton of fun activities in Hsinchu. This city has many exciting attractions that'll keep your travel itinerary full and your feet on the go. Whatever your interests, this place has a surprise in store for you.

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What to do in Hsinchu

Free Things to Do in Hsinchu

They say the best things in life are free. Make sure you explore the following around Hsinchu:

Hsinchu Art Gallery and Reclamation Hall - Take the entire family and enjoy an adventure through history with each other.

National Tsing Hua University - Architecture buffs will no doubt love marveling at the impressive modern design of this local landmark.

East Gate - If you like delving into the past, this is one attraction you really shouldn't miss.

Hsinchu City God Temple Night Market - Open up your guidebook and discover why this place is worth adding to your itinerary.

Hsinchu City God Temple - Get a deeper understanding of local religious beliefs at this holy site.

Baoshan Resevoir Park - Bring your camera and let the natural surrounds spark a sense of awe in you.

Hsinchu Botanical Garden - Grab your blanket, throw together a few snacks and find a shady area to relish nature.

Things to Do in Hsinchu with Kids

If you're hoping to create new family memories in Hsinchu, we can give you some inspiration. Round up the gang and treat them to these cool family friendly experiences:


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Frequently asked questions

What to do in Hsinchu on a sunny day?
A The Ultimate Layover Taipei Private Tour with a Local Guide is a fun way to discover the area and enjoy the sun’s rays.
What to do in Hsinchu on a rainy day?
If it’s raining cats and dogs outside, sign up for some indoor activities, like a Plaza Premium Lounge at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport or a (Korean Speaking Guide) Taiwan Wulai-Tamsui Bus Tour.
What should I not miss in Hsinchu?
Interesting sights are easy to come by here, however, Hsinchu City God Temple and East Gate are two you simply shouldn’t miss.
Are there cheap things to do in Hsinchu?
If you’re chasing a bit of fun without draining your piggy bank, sign up for these perfectly priced experiences and tours:

What can you do in Hsinchu for free?
You could leave your credit card in the hotel safe for the day, because these top attractions will cost you nothing at all:

  • Hsinchu City God Temple
  • East Gate
  • National Tsing Hua University
  • National Chiao Tung University

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