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Hsinchu Cheng Huang Temple, Hsinchu

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Taste traditional Taiwanese snacks while soaking in the spiritual atmosphere at Hsinchu Cheng Huang Temple. Dedicated to Cheng Huang, the mythical leader of the underworld, the temple has many colorful and traditional wall paintings. Buy some snacks such as mi-fen, gong-wan and rou-yuan from the food stalls in front of the temple, and don't miss the giant abacus on the rooftop, which Cheng Huang uses to measure people's righteousness, according to legend. The peaceful surroundings bring many people to pray in the temple. To visit Hsinchu Cheng Huang Temple on your holiday in Hsinchu, and find out what else Hsinchu has to offer, use our Hsinchu tour planner.
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  • It's one of the famous temple at Taiwan and enjoy the local and traditional food around the temple. The temple architectural are beautiful and worth to visit.  more »
  • Love this place ! The choice of honest , good food here is great . Try the oyster omelettes , pork rice , meatballs ... just eat everything . The locals come here. It's also a nice Tempel. But I come ...  more »
  • To those without any knowledge of this temple, this temple is one of the most significant City God temples in all of Taiwan. Not only is this a significant religious and cultural center, but it is als...  more »