Beitou’s Bald Cypress Forest becomes #Instaworthy hot spot

The Bald Cypress Forest in Beitou becomes a tourist hot spot every winter. (Photo courtesy of Taipei Walker)

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Located in Beitou District, Taipei, a hidden “Bald Cypress Forest” is one of the go-to spots for locals every winter.    

The wooden trail surrounded by bald cypress trees, situated next to Fuxinggang Station in Beitou, is the perfect destination for the young and the young at heart.  

A wooden trail surrounded by bald cypress trees is situated next to Fuxinggang Station in Beitou. (Photo courtesy of Taipei Walker)

There are two trails which offer a stunning view. One begins at the Beitou Depot near the Fuxinggang Station Exit 2. You are required to show your ID cards before entry.  

Upon entry, you can enjoy the view of the railroad tracks and the bald cypress trees from the skywalk. 

There are two different paths one can take to view the Bald Cypress Forest. (Photo courtesy of Taipei Walker)

After a few minutes’ walk toward Beitou Resort, you will find the breathtaking bald cypress tree forest next to the Beitou Depot park.     

What’s more? You can also opt to take Exit 1 at Fuxinggang Station, turn right and walk about 2 minutes to join the second trail. 

A few minutes walk towards Beitou Resort will find you the breathtaking bald cypress tree forest next to the Beitou Depot park. (Photo courtesy of Taipei Walker)