Enjoy a full one-day private tour exploring the the city of Hsinchu and the Hakka Heartland, visiting unique locations to truly discover this unique region.
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Pass By: Hsinchu Cheng Huang Temple, No.75 Zhongshan Road, Zhongshan Village, Hsinchu Taiwan
Hsinchu City is synonymous with high-tech industry. Few non-Taiwanese know that the nearby interior is both a bastion of Hakka culture and awash with pretty little towns and endearing country scenes.
Stop At: Beipu Old Street, Beipu Street, 314 Taiwan
founded in 1835 by armed Hakka settlers, is a place where the past can still be seen and touched. A good bit of 19th-century character remains, including shops that sell camphor oil, a key commodity in the Taiwan of yesteryear, and restaurants that serve frog meat and offal. Lunch will include more mainstream Hakka delicacies – but if you’re an adventurous gourmand let us know and we’ll order accordingly!
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Baozhong Temple, No. 360, Section 3, Yimin Road, 305 Taiwan
Commemorates Hakka volunteers who died defending their communities during rebellions in the 18th and 19th centuries
Duration: 30 minutes