Download GPX file for this article
25.221883121.636427Full screen dynamic map

Asia > East Asia > Taiwan > Northern Taiwan > New Taipei > Jinshan (New Taipei)

Jinshan (New Taipei)

From Wikivoyage
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Jinshan (金山區) is a district of New Taipei.

Understand[edit]

For information about the attractions in the area, you may wish to consult the staff at the Visitor's Centre.

Get in[edit]

Get around[edit]

Map of Jinshan (New Taipei)

See[edit]

History and culture[edit]

Chin-Pao Mountain Cemetery
  • 1 Jinbaoli Old Street (金山老街), Jinbaoli Street. 09:00-18:00. An old shopping street in the middle of the town.
  • 2 Chin Pao San (金寶山), +886 2 2498 5900. 08:30-17:00. A large hillside cemetery which overlooks the East China Sea. The cemetery is famous for the numerous artworks which adorn many of the graves. Chin Pao San (Q5099495) on Wikidata Chin Pao San on Wikipedia

Temples[edit]

  • 3 Shengde Temple (聖德宮), +886 2 2498 4702.
  • 4 Sanfu Temple (金山三福宮).

Parks and nature[edit]

  • 5 Twin Candlestick Islets (蠋臺雙嶼). A rock formation that features two 60m columns of rock jutting out of the sea. Twin Candlestick Islets (Q16929109) on Wikidata Twin Candlestick Islets on Wikipedia
  • 6 Yangmingshan National Park (陽明山國家公園), +886 2 2861 3601. The National Park is famous for its cherry blossoms, hot springs, sulfur deposits, fumaroles, venomous snakes, and hiking trails, including Taiwan's tallest dormant volcano, Seven Star Mountain (1,120 m). Yangmingshan (Q709029) on Wikidata Yangmingshan on Wikipedia

Do[edit]

Museums[edit]

  • 1 Ju Ming Museum (朱銘美術館), +886 2 2498 9940. 10:00-18:00. A museum dedicated to the renowned Taiwanese sculptor Ju Ming. Ju Ming Museum (Q6784542) on Wikidata Ju Ming Museum on Wikipedia

Sports and outdoors[edit]

  • 7 Jinbaoli Trail. A long hiking trail that goes into the Yangmingshan National Park. There are a number of stone bridges, abandoned dwellings, and small shrines to see along the route.

Buy[edit]

  • 2 Jinshan Little Night Market (金山小夜市). 17:00-23:00 (Tue, Fri).

Eat[edit]

Local specialties[edit]

Restaurants[edit]

Drink[edit]

Sleep[edit]

This city travel guide to Jinshan is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!