Hsinchu

HsinchuHsinchu City is situated in northern Taiwan at the southwest of the capital city of Taipei. Popularly nicknamed as the ‘Windy City’ for its windy climate, it is home to the ornate Hsinchu City God Temple and the food stalls around. Close by is Yin Hsi East Gate, a 19th-century structure once used as an entrance of the city. Hsinchu Zoo houses hippos, Bengal tigers and Malay bears. Southeast of the center, trails cross the forested Shibajian (18 Peaks) Mountain.

Climate

Climate here is humid subtropical with the rainy season occurring between February and September, the heaviest rainfall starting late April and continuing through August. The city succumbs to hot humid weather from June until September, while October to December are arguably the most pleasant times of year. Natural hazards; however, such as typhoons and earthquakes are common in the region.

Foreign Banks

• ABN AMRO
• American Express Bank
• Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited
• BBVA
• Bangkok Bank
• Barclays Bank
• BNP Paribas
• Bank of America
• The Bank of East Asia
• Bank of New York
• The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ
• Calyon
• Citibank
• DBS Bank
• Deutsche Bank
• Fortis Bank
• HSBC
• JPMorgan Chase
• KBC Bank
• Metropolitan Bank and Trust Company
• Mizuho Corporate Bank
• Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation
• Société Générale
• Scotiabank
• Standard Bank of South Africa
• Standard Chartered Bank
• State Street Bank and Trust Company
• Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
• UBS AG
• United China Overseas Bank
• Wells Fargo Bank

Hospitals

• Nan Men General Hospital No. 20, Linsen Road, East District, Hsinchu City, Taiwan 300
Phone: +886 3 526 1122

• National Taiwan University Hospital Hsin-Chu Branch
No. 25, Lane 442, Section 1, Jingguo Road, North District, Hsinchu City, Taiwan 300
Phone: +886 3 532 6151

• Mackay Memorial Hospital Hsinchu Branch
Address: No. 690 Section 2, Guangfu Road, East District, Hsinchu City, Taiwan 300
Phone: +886 3 611 9595

• Da An Hospital
No. 6, Lane 318, Bo’ai Street, Zhubei City, Hsinchu County, Taiwan 302
Phone: +886 3 555 7188

• Ton Yen General Hospital
No. 69, Xianzheng 2nd Road, Zhubei City, Hsinchu County, Taiwan 302
Phone: +886 3 552 7000

• National Taiwan University Hospital
No. 7, Zhongshan South Road, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City, Taiwan 100
Phone: +886 2 2312 3456

• Hsin Chung Shing Hospital No. 43, Xingnan Street, North District, Hsinchu City, Taiwan 300
Phone: +886 3 521 3163

Main Industry

• Semi-conductors
• Memory chips
• Electronics

Important Numbers

• Ambulance and Fire: 119

• Ambulance and Fire: 119

• Police: 110

• Police Broadcasting Network: +886-(0)2-2388-7901

• Foreign Affairs Dept. of the National Police Administration: +886-[0]2-2394-5900

• Foreign Affairs Division, Taipei Police Headquarters: +886-[0]2-2831-7475

• English Speaking Directory Assistance: 106

• Board of Foreign Trade: +886-[0]2-2351-0271

• Tourism Bureau: +886-[0]2-2349-1500

• Tourism Information Hotline: +886-[0]2-2717-3737

• Taiwan Visitors Association: +886-[0]2-2594-3261

• China External Trade Development Council: +886-[0]2-2725-5200

• Ministry of Foreign Affairs: +886-[0]2-2348-2999

• Government Information Office: +886-[0]2-2322-8888

• C.K.S. International Airport of Tourist Service Center: +886-[0]2-3383-4631

• Travel Information Service Center Sungshan Airport: +886-[0]2-2712-3737

Places to Visit

• Eighteen Peaks Mountain
• Hsinchu Botanical Garden
• Hsinchu Zoo
• Coastal Bike Path

Temples

•  Du Chenghuang Temple
• Confucius Temple
• Zhulian Temple
• Hsinchu Guandi Temple
• Hsinchu Changhe Temple
• Sea Goddess Temple
• Jinshan Temple
• Hsinchu Nanliao Chi Shing Temple

How to reach

Airports
• Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport

Railway Stations
• Hsinchu
• North Hsinchu Station
• Taiwan High Speed Rail Hsinchu Station
• Xinzhuang Station
• Xinfeng Station
• Sanxingqiao Station
• Liujia Station
• Xiangshan Station

Bus Stations
• Hsinchu Station( Zhong Zheng Rd.)
• Down Station
•Hsinchu Zhou Ting Bus Station
Ports
• Nanliao Fishing Port

Indian Restaurants

• Indian town
No. 264, Minsheng Road, East District, Hsinchu City, Taiwan 300
Phone: +886 3 532 4779

•Yashodha
No. 29, Jinshan 11th Street, East District, Hsinchu City, Taiwan 300
Phone: +886 3 578 7388

•Little India
300, Taiwan, Hsinchu City, East District, Jinshan eight streets 89
Phone: +886 3 578 5080

•Bhabhi’s Indian Restaurant
Hsinchu East Jinshan Twenty-three Street, No. 69
Phone: +886 3 567 8591

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