North Coast & Guanyinshan National Scenic Area
North Coast & Guanyinshan National Scenic Area

Rocky and unforgiving in several places, Taiwan's North Coast also boasts fine sandy beaches and stunning vistas. Inland, typically it is rugged and precipitously steep, but there are also hot springs, rushing rivers, and several waterfalls. Unfriendly to farmers and often hazardous to seafarers, this landscape is certainly dramatic - and, for that reason, very attractive to tourists.

The North Coast & Guanyinshan National Scenic Area encompasses two separate sections of North Taiwan's New Taipei City. The larger part consists of the seashore, part of the ocean, and a strip of land either side of Fugui Cape, Taiwan's northernmost point. The smaller part of the Scenic Area is centered on the 616-meter-high mountain called Guanyinshan.

Whether you're seeking a bleak, deserted strip of shore, the sun beating down on a sandy beach, or history, culture and good food, you'll find it in the North Coast & Guanyinshan National Scenic Area.

Travel

(Traffic information is subject to change. Please check with the transportation station before departure.) 

Tel+886-2-8635-5100
AddressNo.33-6, Xiayuankeng, Shimen District, New Taipei Citygoogle map click open new windows
Longitude/Latitude  (121.519676,25.283749)
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Transportation

Nat'l Hwy 1 → Exit at the Taipei Interchange → Prov. Hwy 2B → Prov. Hwy 2 → North Coast & Guanyinshan National Scenic Area

Public

THSR Taipei Station (or TRA Taipei Station) → Taipei MRT Tamsui Station → Tamsui Bus (bound for Keelung) to North Coast & Guanyinshan NSA.


 
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Last Update:2013-11-13 14:48:00