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Taichung Park

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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.
Taichung ParkTaichung Park

Details

Address
Taichung CityNorth Dist.No.37-1, Gongyuan Rd.
TEL.
04-22224174

Service Facilities

  • Payphone
  • Parking
  • Toilets
  • Bus stop

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4.5 391 comments Write a Review

Traveler rating

  1. 1 Terrible
  2. 9 Poor
  3. 44 Average
  4. 139 Very Good
  5. 198 Excellent

Trip Type

  1. 10 Business
  2. 75 Couples
  3. 62 Solo travel
  4. 110 Family
  5. 91 Friends getaway
  • YJWuatFBATL

    Trip Type:

    Friends getaway

    What a place!!

    5 2017-04

    The Taitung Forest Park is not too far away from the busiest streets in downtown Taitung. If it is not too hot or raining, it may take you 30 to 45 minutes walking to get there. Once you get there...
  • Agnes Y

    Trip Type:

    Solo travel

    Great park for running n leisure cycling

    4 2017-05

    Challenge Taiwan's running route goes through the park. Great route n lovely park. Love the lake n u can run/cycle. The paths are wide enough to accomodate cyclists n walkers/runners.
  • lily 楊

    Trip Type:

    Friends getaway

    good park

    3 2017-03

    it's a great park that you can stroll,ride a bike and breathe fresh air. After typhoon coming, most tree was fall down, it became another beautiful scenery.
  • Phill G

    Trip Type:

    Friends getaway

    An enjoyable ride for everyone

    3 2017-04

    This is a well spaced area with lots of different routes within the park- which is much bigger that at first appears. A lot of he trees have been damaged in a storm but there is still lots of scenery...
  • GaoAnTian

    Trip Type:

    Friends getaway

    Good for biking, boring for walking

    3 2017-03

    If you are into biking, this is a nice place to go and explore. But the bathrooms were really gross.

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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