district in New Taipei City

Shiding (石碇區) is a district of New Taipei.

Thousand Island Lake

UnderstandEdit

Shiding is a rural district with a very small population (about 7,000). It is the site of the Fetsui Reservoir, which provides much of the water to the cities in the northern part of Taiwan island.

Get inEdit

By busEdit

The district is accessible by bus from Jingmei Station of Taipei Metro.

Get aroundEdit

SeeEdit

Historical sitesEdit

 
Shiding Old Street
  • 1 Shiding Old Street (石碇老街), +886 2 2663 1080. 08:00-17:00. An old shopping street elevated above a river.

TemplesEdit

 
Jishun Temple

Parks and natureEdit

  • 5 Fetsui Reservoir (翡翠水庫).
  • 6 Luku Incident Memorial Park (鹿窟事件紀念公園). A park commemorating one of the worst incidents of the white terror in Taiwan where over 400 people were arrested by the military government of the ROC and about 35 people were eventually executed.

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Arts and cultureEdit

HikingEdit

  • Huangdidian (皇帝殿 Huángdì Diàn). A hiking trail on a ridge with ropes and ladders.

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