Bitan Scenic Area
Have fun boating, tour the riverside by bike, and enjoy the lights at night.
- The cliff on the west bank of Bitan is inscribed with the Chinese characters "Bitan." Because of its gorgeous panorama, Bitan has been dubbed "Little Chibi."
- Visit the restaurant with the good view of the scenery and moonlight at the commercial district on the east bank of Bitan.
- Parents and kids can have fun boating or biking along the riverside.
- Enjoy the lighting view of the suspension bridge and shops at night and the glittering waters.
- Walking on the Hemeishan Trail on the west bank and enjoying the blinking fireflies in summer.
When you visit Bitan, do not miss the installation art and the stairway paintings on the east bank as well as southeast Asian cuisine in a scenic restaurant, and do get some snacks and drinks in the riverside commercial district. Then, stroll to the west bank of Bitan by crossing the Bitan Suspension Bridge and walk up to the Bi-ting gazebo above the "Bitan" inscription to overlook the scenery. In addition, you may take the blue line of the Hemeishan Trail to admire the woods and lake, or the green line to reach the top and overlook the Nangang Mountain and Taipei 101.
Don't forget to enjoy a boat ride on the lake. Passengers can choose pedal or motored boats to appreciate the scenery of the riverbank and Little Chibi up close. Bitan will look entirely differently when night falls. The dazzling lights of the shops and the suspension bridge illuminate the riverbank, creating an air of nighttime romance. It is worth taking a stroll to relish Bitan’s very detail.
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Lianjuren Historical House
Lianjuren Historical House was built by Lian Xuchun over a century ago during the 6th year of the Tongzhi Reign Period, 1867. Though it's nearly 150 years old, it remains intact for the most part. It is a traditionalU-shaped courtyard structure with a horizontal inscription board above the main gate reading Wenkuei (or Wunkuei, "Literary Stalwart").
Located in the ocean terrain in the area of Laomei, between Fuguijiao and Shimen Reef, there are abundant special coastline landscapes, including ventifacts (wind-carved rocks), stone reefs, sand tunes, etc. The Fuguijiao Walking Trail in the park is paved allowing people to appreciate the beautiful oceans cape while walking along the coast of the cape and enjoying the sea breeze. The smooth trail is not long and it's ideal for family outings. Walk along the trail that connects to the Fuguijiao Lighthouse, Fuji Fishing Port, Laomei Community and etc., Fuguijiao is Taiwan's northernmost cape, and there are facilities with Fuguijiao Walking Trail for you to stroll in the sea breeze along the coast to appreciate the ocean view close to the cape. A smooth trail with a fair length is a scenic spot suitable for family outings.