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Hsinchu Cheng Huang Temple, Hsinchu

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Religious Site
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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  • 假日非常擁擠~不建議開車前往~建議搭乘大眾運輸過去~美食需要排隊~要非常有耐心~廟口前庭的美食更是人滿為患~擠得水洩不通~空氣悶熱~通風不良  more »
  • 百年歷史,很有歷史的一個地方,商務客去新竹辦公可以考慮,離市區很近,感受台灣傳統文化,很多小吃,米粉,柯仔煎,魯肉飯,肉圓都是台灣前幾名好吃的  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 »