A popular spot for sunset gazers and students, Danshuei played a vital role in the development of Taiwanese culture and education. Initially settled by the Kategalan aboriginal tribe, the district was influenced by many colonial empires throughout its history, including Spain, Netherlands, and Britain. You can explore many tourist attractions here, including a Dutch castle, a pedestrian shopping hub, a ferry pier, and a fisherman's boardwalk. Take advantage of a wide array of shops, restaurants, street performances, and cultural happenings, as you roam the scenic coastline suited for commerce and leisure. Add Danshuei to your New Taipei travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our New Taipei trip site.
We made a Day Trip here from XMD where we stayed. Around 40 minutes on the metro. Think Danshui and many will talk about Tamshui Old Street 淡水老街which is the first one will come upon. Danshui’s Old... more »
If you are into a walk with sea/mountain view . This is the place to visit. The place is common to visit by their local and tourists. The food are reasonable priced around the area. Many variety... more »
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