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Dihua Street - Lunar New Year Shopping Area

Taipei CityNight markets & old streets
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  • Dihua Street
  • Dihua Street is crowded with people before the Lunar New Year.
  • Shopping for the Lunar New Year's goods

A walk through the Dihua Street Area gives visitors a feel of Taipei City's past. The old-town market has scores of shops selling a variety of traditional goods such as Chinese medicines and herbs, temple icons and incense, spices and dried food, colorful bolts of cloth, and bamboo and wooden crafts.

Open Hours

 Daily 10:00 - 22:30

Travel Information

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

1. Nat'l Hwy 1 → Exit at the Taipei Interchange → Sec. 3, Chongqing N. Rd. to Sec. 2, Chongqing N. Rd. → Nanjing W. Rd. → Sec. 1, Dihua St.

2. Nat'l Hwy 3 → Exit at the Zhonghe Interchange → Prov. Hwy 64 → County Hwy 106A → Prov. Hwy 3 → Huajiang Bridge → HuanHe Expressway → Nanjing W. Rd. → Sec. 1, Dihua St.


1. Take MRT Songshan-Xindian Line to Beimen Station. From there, take Bus 250, 304 Chongqing Line, 639, or 660 to Yanping 1 (Nanjing).
2. Take MRT Tamsui-Xinyi Line to Shuanglian Station. From there, take Minsheng Metro Bus to Nanjing West Road Entrance.
3. Take MRT Zhonghe-Xinlu Line to Daqiaotou Station. From there, take Bus No. 9 to Nanjing West Road Entrance (Nijkou (“buttons”) Street).

Area Information

Last update time: 2019-03-19
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