Tainan Park (Zhong Shan Park)

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Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永

Photo:黃儒永
Photo:黃儒永
Photo:黃儒永
Photo:黃儒永
Photo:黃儒永
Photo:黃儒永
Photo:黃儒永
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Tainan Park is one of the oldest parks in Tainan city. The park used to call Zhong Shan Park or be referred to Sun Yat-Sen Park. This beautiful historic park first appearance on the island is around Qing dynasty; it was around1674. This park has been through Qing Dynasty and Japanese ruling period. This centuries-old heritage used to be a “tropical experimental forest” under Japanese rules with broad range of cypress trees around, a giant ancient puti tree, cotton trees that make the park has distinct four seasons’ look. Walking through the park you will see a grand traditional Chinese fountain as Tainan park icon, several pavilions, stone arched footbridges, lily ponds, library, and amphitheater. Furthermore, Tainan Park contains several pieces of historic relics, like the Pan Gao Stone Archway and the Ms. Xiao Chastity Archway. Tainan Park houses are the few remaining Qing dynasty stone archways. In Chinese culture, archways are for honoring people who had great dedication in loyalty to the country. The archways in Tainan Park were built in 1815, and were originally located near the Confucius Temple, but were torn down by the Japanese in order for road construction. Later the descendants made the effort to move the arches back to pay the respect to the ancestors.

Tainan Park is situated in the center of Tainan city (the oldest city in Taiwan where has plenty of historic relics for the touring), if you come here you can also visit other historic heritages of Tainan nearby such as, Eternal Golden Castle (Yi Tzai Golden Castle), Chihkan Tower(Fort Provintia), and don’t miss the popular Tainan flavor food as many people may knew Taiwanese Cuisines originated from Tainan the oldest city in Taiwan.

For the convenience of your Tainan travel, below are the hotels nearby this area. For more sightseeing attractions information, please visit our Tourism website for the popular Taiwan Touring spots and to find your ideal Hotels nearby.

Tainan Park Location:
The park takes up a large city block. It is surrounded by Beimen Road, Gongyuan South Road, Gongyuan Road, and Gongyuan North Road.

 

Directions:

Highway No. 1-> exit Yongkang Interchange>Gongyuan Road-> arrive at Tainan Park

Near Hotels

Chateau Rich Hotel

0.7 km
No.114, Chenggong Rd., North Dist., Tainan City 704, Taiwan
TWD1,800+

SSS Life Hotel

0.9 km
No.74, Ln. 158, Sec. 2, Zhongyi Rd., West Central Dist., Tainan City 700, Taiwan
TWD1,588+

F HOTEL Tainan

2.5 km
No.23, Guangxian St., West Central Dist., Tainan City 700, Taiwan
TWD2,200+

Evergreen Plaza Hotel Tainan

3.1 km
No.1, Ln. 336, Sec. 3, Zhonghua E. Rd., East Dist., Tainan City 701, Taiwan
TWD4,900+

Holland Village Motel - Anping

4.2 km
No.239, Jianping 1st St., Anping Dist., Tainan City 708, Taiwan
TWD1,680+

Queena Plaza Hotel Tainan

5.8 km
No.99, Yong-an 1st St., Yongkang Dist., Tainan City 710, Taiwan
TWD4,312+

Les Hotel Tainan

6.0 km
No.347-1, Zhongzheng N. Rd., Yongkang Dist., Tainan City 710, Taiwan
TWD2,860+

Near Attractions

Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)

Xiaobei Tourist Night Market

Puji Temple

Tainan Confucius Temple

Tainan Flowers Night Market

Dadong Night Market

Wusheng Night Market

Black Bridge Sausage Museum

Anping Old Street (Yanping Old Street)