1-Day Hsinchu and the Hakka Heartland Private Tour of Taiwan

Cultural & Theme Tours in Hsinchu

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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.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Hsinchu Cheng Huang Temple, North District, HsinchuHsinchu 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, Hsinchu Countyfounded 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 hoursStop At: Baozhong Temple, Xinpu, Hsinchu CountyCommemorates Hakka volunteers who died defending their communities during rebellions in the 18th and 19th centuriesDuration: 30 minutes

What’s included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Beverages
  • Food tasting
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Baozhong Temple

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)