Hsinchu
in Hsinchu County of Taiwan, Taiwan

Noteable things around
  • Liufucun Yesheng Dongwuyuan (zoo, (13 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
24.804 and 120.969 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 24° 48' 12" and E 120° 58' 7"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - TWD
Spoken languages:
Chinese, Chinese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:06 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Taipei
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:55 am and 5:27 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-24.763 and -59.208 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
El Cogoi
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Taiwan in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Taiwan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Taiwan. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Explore Hsinchu

Hsinchu in Hsinchu County (Taiwan) with it's 404,109 inhabitants is a city in Taiwan about 39 mi (or 63 km) south-west of Taipei, the country's capital.

Local time in Hsinchu is now 11:06 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Taipei with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 10 airports in the vicinity of Hsinchu, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Taiwan is Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 40 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

We found 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Zhubei, Miaoli, Taoyuan, Banqiao District and Fengyuan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1020 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 20 km/h (12 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 78% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 18th of October 2021

26°C (78 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Few clouds, fresh breeze.

Tuesday, 19th of October 2021

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 20th of October 2021

27°C (81 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Sheraton Hsinchu Hotel

Address
3,9 mi
NO. 265 DONG SEC. 1 GUANGMING 6TH ROAD
302 Zhubei City
Taiwan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Ambassador Hotel - Hsinchu

Address
0,6 mi
188 Chung Hwa Road
300 Hsinchu
Taiwan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Royal Hsinchu Hotel

Address
3,6 mi
No.227, Sec. 1, Guangfu Rd.
30074 Hsinchu
Taiwan

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


LAKESHORE HOTEL

Address
0,7 mi
NO 773 MING HU ROAD
300 Hsinchu
Taiwan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Landis Inn Chuhu

Address
2,4 mi
No. 16, Daxue Road
30080 Hsinchu
Taiwan

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Howard Plaza Hotel - Hsinchu

Address
0,5 mi
178, Chung Cheng Rd.
300 Hsinchu
Taiwan

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Left Bank Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
No. 502, Section 2, Zhonghua Rd.
Hsinchu
Taiwan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 17:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Bin City Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
No. 13, Zhongzheng Rd.
Hsinchu
Taiwan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Shin Yuan Park Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
No. 11, Datong Rd.
30042 Hsinchu
Taiwan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Young Hotel

Address
3,5 mi
No.102, Xintai Rd., Zhubei City
Hsinchu
Taiwan

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 17:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

竹塹風華-Touch Your City

Published: August 31, 2012
Length: 55:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 合風蒼飛

Touch your city, and city touches you. All people who live here and all the others come to experience Hsinchu, all foods, Scenes... We should not just SEE it, but we should TOUCH it. Hsinchu,...


Hush Exhibition, An Ton That x Adrian Feng | Hsinchu, 2014

Published: January 13, 2014
Length: 08:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: aaken70

Filmed during at 江山藝改所 Jiang Shan Yi Gai Suo in Hsinchu during the second of 'Hush...!' a nomadic photo exhibition by An Tôn Thât and Adrian Feng that travels across Taiwan.


台鐵區間車到達新竹站 A local train arriving Hsinchu Station (01149)

Published: April 05, 2015
Length: 28:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Takara TOMY Plarail - タカラトミー プラレール - 多美鐵路王國

台鐵區間車到達新竹站A local train arriving Hsinchu Station at night Tomica World : Takara TOMY Plarail タカラトミープラレールLike our Facebook page at : https://www.faceb...


Street Cooking in Hsinchu

Published: April 07, 2013
Length: 46:19 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: travellogger

A stunning performance of two highly concentrated street cooks at a night market in Hsinchu, Taiwan, creating perfectly rounded and glazing dough balls.


MADRIX dvi @ Shopping mall in Hsinchu City Taiwan

Published: July 24, 2012
Length: 56:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: inoageDOTcom

http://www.madrix.com https://www.facebook.com/MADRIX.DE https://twitter.com/madrix The MADRIX® brand brings professional LED lighting control solutions based on innovative software and ...


Lisa & Jason Engagement Party Sheraton Hsinchu 新竹喜來登大飯店

Published: November 01, 2014
Length: 12:52 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: The Grass Is Greener

Video played at engagement party Sheraton Hsinchu 新竹喜來登大飯店 18 October 2014.


Time Lapse - Sunset and Typhoon Matmo in Hsinchu, Taiwan

Published: July 22, 2014
Length: 33:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Chien-Yu Chen

7/22 18:56-19:28 (Time Lapse, Every 15 seconds)


Taroko Express (Zihchiang Class) passing through Hsinchu Railway Station

Published: April 02, 2011
Length: 18:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Wei-Hao Syu

1082次太魯閣自強號新竹站通過.


hsinchu lantern festival 2013 parade

Published: March 03, 2013
Length: 00:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: franze lare


台鐵太魯閣號列車到達新竹站 Taroko Express arriving Hsinchu Station (01151)

Published: April 07, 2015
Length: 15:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Takara TOMY Plarail - タカラトミー プラレール - 多美鐵路王國

台鐵太魯閣號列車到達新竹站Taroko Express arriving Hsinchu Station Tomica World : Takara TOMY Plarail タカラトミープラレールLike our Facebook page at : https://www.face...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

National Tsing Hua University

National Tsing Hua University is one of the most prestigious universities in Taiwan. There are now 7 colleges, 17 departments and 22 independent graduate institutes in the university.

Located at 24.7936, 120.993 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Taiwan, Educational institutions established in 1911, Educational institutions established in 1956, Education in Hsinchu

National Chiao Tung University

National Chiao Tung University (NCTU) is a national university located in Hsinchu, Taiwan. NCTU is oldest and one of the most prestigious universities in Taiwan and the world. According to Academic Ranking of World Universities, NCTU ranks 47th in Computer Science in 2012. It also ranks 50th worldwide in the engineering field overall in 2012. According to the Nature Publishing Index Asia-Pacific (2012, corrected count), NCTU ranks as 2nd institution (1st university) in Taiwan.

Located at 24.7959, 120.985 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Taiwan, Jiaotong University, Educational institutions established in 1896, Educational institutions established in 1958, Education in Hsinchu

Hsinchu Air Base

Hsinchu Air Base is an airbase in Hsinchu, Taiwan. It was opened on January 1, 1998. As of the late 1990s, the longest runway at Hsinchu was reportedly 12,000 feet (3658 m) long. The air base is located at 24°49'05" north latitude and 120°56'21" east longitude. Stationed at Hsinchu AB: 499th Tactical Fighter Wing 41 Sqn (Mirage 2000) 42 Sqn (Mirage 2000) 48 Sqn (Mirage 2000).

Located at 24.8181, 120.939 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Taiwan, Republic of China Air Force

Hsinchu American School

Hsinchu American School

Hsinchu American School is private, international school with a largely based American curriculum located in Hsinchu, Taiwan, Republic of China. It was founded in 2004 by Glory Yeh, a Taiwanese real estate developer. HAS offers complete instruction in English for students grades K-12. It is recognized by American Institute in Taiwan and the Taiwan Ministry of Education.

Located at 24.7681, 120.966 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
International schools in Taiwan, American international schools, Schools in Taiwan, Educational institutions established in 2006, Education in Hsinchu

Pacific American School

Pacific American School

Pacific American School (PAS) is a private, for-profit, international school with an American curriculum based in Hsinchu, Taiwan ROC. The school was founded in 2007, offering an American Curriculum, with complete instruction in English for students grades K to 12. PAS has recently become a candidate for accreditation by the WASC. It is recognized by American Institute in Taiwan and the Taiwan Ministry of Education.

Located at 24.7979, 120.995 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
International schools in Taiwan, American international schools, Schools in Taiwan, Educational institutions established in 2007, Education in Hsinchu

Hsinchu Station

Hsinchu Station (新竹車站) is a railway station of Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) Western Line, Neiwan Line located at Hsinchu City, Taiwan.

Located at 24.802, 120.972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Hsinchu

Hsinchu International School

Hsinchu International School Hsinchu International School is private, international school located in Hsinchu, Taiwan, Republic of China offering education to foreign born students. Founded in 1981 by the Dutch Electronics Company, Philips as a company school for the expatriate families they employed, it later grew to serve other expatriate families.

Located at 24.7958, 120.943 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
International schools in Taiwan, Schools in Taiwan, Educational institutions established in 1981, Education in Hsinchu

Hsinchu CKS Baseball Stadium

Hsinchu CKS Baseball Stadium (Hsinchu Chiang Kai-shek Baseball Stadium) is a baseball stadium in Hsinchu City in Northern Taiwan. Originally it was to have been called the Hsinchu Sadaharu Oh Baseball Stadium; however, during its construction the then President of the Republic of China, Chiang Kai-shek, died, and the stadium was renamed in his honour. Inaugurated on 27 November 1976, the stadium has been in use ever since.

Located at 24.8066, 120.961 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures completed in 1976, Event venues established in 1976, Baseball venues in Taiwan

Districts of the same city

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hsin-chu-hsien, Sinjhushih, Hsin-chu, Xinzhushi, Hsin-chu-shih, Hsinchu, سين شو, ཞིག་ཀྲུའུ།, Sin-ču, Sîn-chuk-sṳ, HSZ, Kota Hsinchu, 新竹市, 신주 시, Шиньжү, Sin-tek-chhī, Xinzhu, Синьчжу, นครซินจู๋, Tân Trúc, Sinhcuz, 新竹