Hsinchu Tourism, Taiwan

Visit Hsinchu - Best of Hsinchu

Hsinchu, officially known as Hsinchu City (Chinese: 新竹市), is a city in northern Taiwan. Hsinchu is popularly nicknamed "The Windy City" for its windy climate. Hsinchu is administered as a provincial city within Taiwan.

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Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Hsinchu, Taiwan. Explore Hsinchu travel guide before you plan your trip here. The nearest major city to Hsinchu is Taipei. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Taipei for its bountiful attractions like Yangmingshan National Park, Beitou Hot Springs, National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall on your trip to Hsinchu. To reach Hsinchu, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Taipei Songshan Airport, Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Hsinchu*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hsinchu

    Know the pollution level of Hsinchu before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 70 (High)
    • Water Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 45 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 65 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Hsinchu: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Hsinchu for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hsinchu.

    • Burglary and Theft 14.58 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 39.58 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 22.73 (Low)
    • Attacks 14.58 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 20.83 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 97.92 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 70.83 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 18.75 (Very Low)
  • Living in Hsinchu - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Hsinchu is 166.69 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 82.87 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 83.1 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 69.48 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 16.5 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 72.58 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 88.89 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.23 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 90.15 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Hsinchu

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hsinchu

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.3 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.02 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 50.08 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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