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Hengchun Old Town

Zhongshan Rd., Henchun Township, Pingtung County, Taiwan
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“west gate” (3 reviews)
“quiet town” (2 reviews)
“night market” (8 reviews)
Zhongshan Rd., Henchun Township, Pingtung County, Taiwan
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What i like about hengchun is that the town seems to live its life regardless of the tons of tourists that come here. English is not yet widely used here, there is only nightmarket one evening a week and the restaurants dont seem to cater...More

Thank Yang Yang C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a night out dining here with some Taiwanese friends. Wanted to eat the local food available in South Taiwan. Nice Town. Very friendly. Hospitable. The Taiwanese are a fun loving easy going folk with a good sense of humor. Lots of laughter and bonding....More

Thank Mahesh A
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Very friendly town with many restaurants and shops. The old wall that surrounds the town is very interesting with some section well preserved and other sections almost gone. The walk around the wall reveals a diverse range of buildings and businesses providing a well rounded...More

1  Thank Nick L
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Spent half a day at this historical town, lazing through the small streets and trying out the local food. The 4 main pass of this town have been restored, but one can only imagine the other parts of the walls that had long been destroyed...More

Thank limkopi
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

An old wall with 4 gates on 4 different direction, east, west, north, south. It was very quiet, no tourist around. We just drove around the walls.

Thank Rachel_PRL
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Not touristy like Kenting town, but still some good places to eat and get your bubble tea fix. The onion ice cream is a must-have.

Thank arjun_stc
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Interesting place if youvare on the way to or from the south. Not too important if you dont have the time.

Thank menachemle
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Its nice to walk through the Old Town and visit some local coffee shops on Sunday Nigth each week there is as wella Nigth Market

Thank pfrauch
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Try to go to the sunday night market. It is different from Kenting's street market. It has more of a local flavour and is plan more for kids. No alcohol is served, which is different then any other market I seen in Taiwan. The more...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

The small town is quaint and small, but it is nice to see 1800s city walls and gates still standing as you pass through the town on the way to Kenting national park. Not much to see though until you get in the park.

1  Thank KB C
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