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Shifen Old Street, Xinbei

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Stroll, shop, and take photos of the famous lanterns at Shifen Old Street, one of the most popular stops along the Pingxi railroad line. This picturesque attraction has a number of souvenir shops and eateries to entertain you during your visit. Though it was initially built to transport coal, this train stop and historical site is now known for its sky lanterns. Here you may be inspired to paint a wish and then release your lantern into the air with hopes that the wish will come true. There are also a number of other attractions within walking distance, including a well-known waterfall. See Shifen Old Street and all Xinbei has to offer by arranging your trip with our Xinbei trip generator.
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  • 初二到訪,火車及老街根本是爆人,步行至十分瀑布,雖然非常熱也都是人,但瀑布真的值得親訪一趟,真的很美~ 至於老街,因同時走訪 平溪.青桐,到覺得還好,若不放天燈的情形下,只剩走馬看花吃東西,大同小異,青桐比較少人,相較下比較好逛~ 
  • 天燈掛飾,200NTD(6US)一個的天燈,祈福並希望帶來幸運。 而瀑布園區下午五時都差不多不開放了。 十分老街就是一條火車道的商店街。 跟戀人一起玩會很開心的。 
  • Came on a Friday night and it wasn't crowded. There is a night market right before the Old Street starts. The shops are the same typical stores you find at most Taiwanese Old Street tourist attraction...  more »