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Xinbeitou Hot Spring Area 新北投溫泉區

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Introduction

Hot springs in Xinbeitou with high temperature and many sources are caused by the terrestrial heat of Datun Mountains. Thermal valley is one of the earliest hot spring sources found in Taiwan.

Water quality

The green sulfur in Thermal valley is the acid spring. The consistency of hydrogen is 1.4, the temperature is 85C, the color is translucent gray, and it has light radiation.

The hot spring in Beitou Hot Spring Road is white sulfur. Its PH between 3-4, as vitriol salt spring, translucent white and yellow, 50C - 90C, and light acidity.

Scenic spots

Beitou hot spring has been famous since Japanese colonial times. The area is around with historic monuments and natural scenic spots. Beitou Museum, Yinsong Building, Xingnai Spring, Beitou Library, Beitou Hot Spring Park, and the Folk Museum connect into a hot spring route.

 

 

Information

Themes
Hot Spring Family Activities
Subject
Family
Suggested Months for Visiting
01、02、10、11、12
Address
Between Zhongshan Rd and Guangming Rd, Beitou Dist., Taipei City Taiwan, R.O.C

Opening Hours

Varies with different hot spring spa

Services & Facilities

  • Toilets

Transportaiton

Nearby MRT

R Tamsui-Xinyi Line Xinbeitou

R Tamsui-Xinyi Line Beitou

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  • 619jeffry

    Essendon, Australia

    Have a hot spring experience

    2021-08

    Beitou became a notorious hot-springs resort during the Japanese occupation of Taiwan (1895-1945). Many Japanese-style onsen (hot water baths) remain. There are public and private baths; prices vary. In the Pacific War era, Japanese soldiers would come here to relax before going into battle, including kamikazi pilots. Beitou is an area with prolific natural volcanic activity.
  • 619jeffry

    Essendon, Australia

    Hot springs resort

    2021-03

    Beitou has many hot springs, the most famous are the famous Japanese-style onsen resorts. They derive from the Japanese colonial era (1895-1945), when onsens were common in Beitou. Beitou was notorious throughout the Japanese Empire for its spa resorts. It is not common to wear bathing suits in onsens.
  • 619jeffry

    Essendon, Australia

    Have a hot spring experience

    2020-10

    There are a variety of hot springs in Beitou. Some are public, which are inexpensive and some are private, which charge a fee. Some allow bathing suits. The Japanese style onsen do not normally allow bathing suits. Many of the onsen-style hot springs date from the Japanese colonial era (1895-1945) when Beitou was a notorious hot-springs resort.
  • PaulSiow

    Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

    Hot Sulphuric spring

    2019-11

    Many hotels around Beitou have hot springs for those who don't mind paying for private baths. However, it is quite cheap to pay to use the public hot spring baths too if you don't mind sharing the space. You need to have the right bathing suits.
  • Kenneth T

    Singapore, Singapore

    Cool area to explore

    2020-02

    There are hotels available if you are interested and some of them have private hot spring too. Else can consider paying a small entrance free for those public hot spring area. There are a few free hotspring in you can soak your legs too.

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