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Most trendy! The Classic Photo Spots in Taichung

Posted Date : 2023-07-25 8563
We always hope to record beautiful sceneries and preserve memories through the camera whenever we travel. With the development of social media, many people share photos of them traveling, as well as interesting facts and experience on social media such as Facebook and Instagram. Today, I am going to share with you the top nine popular photo spots in Taichung City. Let’s check out which are the ones that you have not visited before.

1.National Taichung Theater
The iconic building located at the prime district in Taichung is definitely a must-visit when traveling to Taichung. National Taichung Theater was designed by Toyo Ito, a Japanese designer who once won the Pritzer Architecture Prize. In addition to the attractive appearance, the art and cultural activities, dining space and creative cultural products in the theatre are also worth seeing. Due to the ever-changing nature of the exhibition, one will have a different experience every time one visits the National Taichung Theater. As a result, it is advisable to visit the official website of National Taichung Theatre to check out the exhibition taking place before visiting the theatre.
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Address: No. 101, Sec. 2, Huilai Rd., Xitun Dist., Taichung City
Opening Hours:
※Closed on Mondays※ Other closing days will be announced by the theater.
-Sunday, Tuesday & Thursday: 11:30~21:00
-Friday, Saturday & National holidays: 11:30~22:00
-Box office, Member Services Desk & NTT Shop: 11:30~20:00

2.Beitun Wanping Park
Have you tried finding Mickey Mouse in the Park? There is a well-loved tree in the Wanping Park (also known as Nanxing Park) located in Taichung Beitun District. Due to its resemblance to Mickey, the popular Disney star, the tree is also known as “Mickey Tree”. On top of the Mickey tree, there are also facilities such as playground and eco-pond in Wanping Park, making the visit a memorable one. If you want to have a fairytale style photo, perhaps the Mickey Tree in Beitun Wanping Park is a not bad choice.
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Address: located at the corner of Junfu 19th Rd. and Sec. 3, Hanxi W. Rd. in Beitun District of Taichung City

3.Fazi River Waterfront Trail
For those who wish to inform people where you were by the photo you post, the next attraction is definitely for you! There is a 4-meter tall “TAICHUNG” sign located at the Fazi River Waterfront Trail in Nantun District, Taichung City. If you come to Taichung by the high-speed rail, you can notice its presence by looking out of the window when approaching the Taichung station. Fazi River Waterfront Trail is a great place for the public to take a stroll during the weekend. The “TAICHUNG” sign will emit colorful lights at night; it is very different from its white outlook in the morning.
GS181260_調整大小Address: No. 33-59, Sec. 1, Fazi E. St., Nantun Dist., Taichung City
Lighting hours for the TAICHUNG sing: 17:00 -22:00

4.Tunghai University Luce Memorial Chapel
Designed by Mr. I. M. Pei, the Pritzker Architecture Prize winner, Luce Memorial Chapel in Tunghai University is one of the popular photo spots due to its unique architecture and fame. Established as a National Monument and as a symbol of Tunghai University, Luce Memorial Chapel is well integrated with the lush green scenery in the University as well as attractions such as Tunghai Dairy and Priest Bell Tower. This forms a unique network of attractions in the University.
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Address: No. 1727, Sec. 4, Taiwan Blvd., Xitun Dist., Taichung City

5.Qingshui Wufuzun Bikeway
Wufuzun Bikeway is undoubtedly one of the most popular Taichung photo spots in 2019. Located in Qingshui District of Taichung, Wufuzun Bikeway is rich in traditional ambiance and extends all the way to Dajia. The most famous and popular part of the bikeway is the junction between the bikeway and the rail. Visitors will wait at the bikeway to capture the classic moment of the train passing by, creating a Japanese style photo. In addition, the nearby attractions include Zhao Family Mansion and Louts Pond, all great attractions for photos. Get on your bike and take a unique set of photos.
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Address: No. 422-12, Zhongshan Rd., Qingshui Dist., Taichung City

6.Gaomei Wetlands
Honored as one of the must-visit places in your lifetime, Gaomei Wetlands is definitely a very popular photo spot. Located in the Southside of Qingshui Dajia River estuary, Gaomei Wetlands has an area of 701.3 hectares. Other than enjoying the beautiful reflection of the sunset on the sea, many migratory birds rest there for the winter, giving it a different ecological outlook. If you wish to enjoy the sea breeze and the beautiful view of the boundless sea, Gaomei Wetlands is definitely one of your top options. Gaomei Wetlands is also an ecological conservation zone. Hence, please take note of the signs during your visit and refrain from going into restricted areas.
chun.1989(photo by:【 chun.1989 】)
Address: located at the river mouth of Dajia River in Qingshui District of Taichung City

7.The Forest Soap Nuts
Also located in the Houli District, The Forest Soap Nuts is more fairytale-like compared to other places. The soap nut trees at the two sides create the imagery of a green tunnel. Along with the lush green grass on the road and the straight roads, the visitor looks like an adventurer who is about to go to the forest to explore.  There is another popular Taichung attraction nearby, the Waipui Wangyou Valley. Whether you are a fan of fairytale style attraction or the greenery, the travel time between both attractions is quite short!
Most trendy! The Classic Photo Spots in Taichung(photo by:【 】)
Address: Wuli Ln., Siyue Rd., Houli Dist., Taichung City

8.Zhongshe Tourism Flower Market
If you love taking photos of plants, other than the annual Flower Festival in Xinshe, the flowers from Zhongshe Tourism Flower Market are another viable option. Located in Taichung Houli District, Zhongshe Tourism Flower Market has a different seasonal outlook throughout the year. The most famous period is the tulip season every January to March. Along with the surrounding installation arts, the flowers give the photo a strong European touch. Many people also like to use the faraway Haoyan Mountain as the background, forming a strong contrast.
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Address: No. 333, Sec. 5, Sanfeng Rd., Houli Dist., Taichung City
Opening hours: 08:00~18:00

9.Dali Art Plaza, Taichung Software Park
For those who love to take a photo with installation art or look at creative cultural products and arts square, the Dali Art Plaza, Taichung Software Park in Dali District is definitely a great option for you. From the installation arts surrounding the plaza to the LED decoration indoors, every attraction is a good place for you to use your creativity. In addition, there are occasionally large scale exhibitions and sometimes surprising art installations. Let me share with you a small tip. There is also a large number of installation arts in the surrounding parks; please use the opportunity to explore.
Most trendy! The Classic Photo Spots in Taichung(photo by:【 red__chang 】)
Address: No. 1, Keji Rd., Dali Dist., Taichung City
Opening hours: 11:00~21:00


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