Jump to main content

Laomei Green Reef

Read the following for how to use your keyboard to browse the album:
  • Up: Show photo menu
  • Down: Hide photo menu
  • Left: Last photo
  • Right: Next photo
  • ESC: Leave album

Laomei Green Reef is located on the North Coast near the Laomei Community in Shimen District. Every April and May after the northeast monsoons die down, algae covers the neat rows of stone troughs here with a vibrant green, creating a rare and spectacular sight. As the weather warms, the seaweed gradually disappears with exposure to the sun. The algae-covered rocks are extremely slippery and dangerous. Visitors are reminded to not to walk on them.  

Travel Information

(Traffic information is subject to change. Please check with the transportation station before departure.)
Address:
Laomei Community, Shimen District, New Taipei City
Longitude/Latitude:
121.545457/25.292092
Web:
Laomei Green Reef Links
Transportation:

 Nat'l Hwy 3 → Jijin Interchange → Prov. Hwy 2 → Wanli → Jinshan → Shimen → Prov. Hwy 2 (26.3 km point) → Laomei Green Reef

Public:

From MRT Tamsui Station, take the Tamsui Bus or Keelung Bus to Laomei stop and then walk straight to Laomei Community. 

Plan an itinerary(You may choose a suitable way of transport and plan your itinerary according to your place of departure)